Friday, January 06, 2006

.....Still Lives....

... every January in Rodanthe, NC where locals continue the Old Christmas traditions. The highlight involves chasing a wild bull named Old Buck out of town.
Also, while reporting for the Kernersville News in the early '90s, one of my various duties included writing a church of the week story. It took some time and often required creative scheduling. One early January I decided to highlight Providence Baptist, an African-American congregation located in the middle of town. I talked to a member to arrange an interview, who invited me to the Old Christmas celebration. The highlights included an a cappela version of "Walking in Jerusalem" and an all around spirit of fellowship.


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