Memphis TV news attacks church newspaper ad on homosexuality

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (BNc) — WMC-TV's Action News 5 reported last night on a full-page ad attacking homosexuality printed in the Commercial Appeal. The ad appeared in the Sunday and Tuesday editions of that newspaper. Although it appeared to be a news column, it was a paid advertisement, one reporter said. She seemed to imply that … Continue reading Memphis TV news attacks church newspaper ad on homosexuality

Dr. Earl Irvin West passes away

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (BNc) -- Dr. Earl Irvin West, former university professor, church minister and author of nine books, passed away Friday, Feb. 4. He was 90. Though born in poverty, Earl worked his way through college, eventually earning a PhD in American History at Indiana University. He devoted his life to being a Church of … Continue reading Dr. Earl Irvin West passes away

Tragic death claims young life

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (BNC) -- Funeral services have been set for Liz LaVelle who lost her life on July 28, 2010. LaVelle, 19, was traveling back to Lipscomb University when she crossed the median and was killed instantly when her car hit an 18-wheeler head-on. The cause is unknown. The driver of the truck said that … Continue reading Tragic death claims young life