Nate and Cynthia Holman are standing in front of Shalom Baptist Church located north of Kisumu, Kenya. The church was built by Church Missions Network (CMN) four years ago. It is now one of the largest churches. (Courtesy photo)

Holmans now call Kenya home

    Nate and Cynthia Holman, formerly of Imperial, left for Africa in September to follow a calling to become full-time missionaries.

Joan Wenzlick took a photo of her grandkids on Santa’s lap on Saturday at the Vision of Trees. (Johnson Publications photo)

A tree in memory of Shirley Smith and Carol Tyerman was decorated with Smith’s china and the pairs’ costume jewelry for Vision of Trees on Saturday. Those who decorated the tree included, back from left, Betty Jo Goodell, Shelly Clark Geiser, Cheryl Ferree, front from left, Connie Griess and Stephanie Noyes. (Johnson Publications photo)

Crowds gather for Vision of Trees

    Despite the weather, the Vision of Trees in Champion drew crowds both Saturday and Sunday.


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