Dealing With Son’s Prison Sentence Only Way I Know How

Readers who turned to my column on Sundays in the Port Arthur News looking to be entertained with a collection of odds and ends from the sports world recently had to forgive a devastated dad for deviating from the norm. Sports moved to the back burner after I spent a...

BWA Donates Funds to Drug Rehabilitation Clinic in Peru

Arequipa, Peru (BWA) — The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) made a donation of almost $4,900 toward the establishment of a chicken farm for a drug rehabilitation program in Arequipa, Peru.   BWA General Secretary Neville Callam made the presentation of the check on...

Alcohol Abuse: An Older Problem Emerging

Substance abuse by older adults is not a new problem, but it is a problem on the rise. Currently, those who are 65 years or older comprise 13 percent of the population. In 30 years, this will rise to 21 percent. Through a picture-lined hallway, a woman looks toward...