Features http://www.galaxgazette.com/features/todaysfeatures en MS walk raises $7,000 http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/ms-walk-raises-7000 <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_2125.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> HILLSVILLE &mdash; More than 100 runners turned out for the inaugural Twin County MS Walk at the Grover King VFW Post #1115 in Hillsville on Sept. 13.</p> <p> According to coordinator Regina Dalton, the walk raised around $7,000 for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. &ldquo;And, there are still more donations coming in,&rdquo; she told The Gazette on Monday.</p> She's one http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/shes-one-13 <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/jenna_hall_b-day.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Jenna Mae Hall celebrated her first birthday Sept. 7 with a Minnie Mouse party. Her parents are Cory Hall and Magan Lawrence.<br /> <br /> Grandparents are Mike and Debbie Lister, Mike and Robin Lawrence, Barbara Hall and Tommy and Tammy Caudill. Great-grandparents are David and Sylvia Fields, Jerry and Caroleen Lister, Bill and Pat Lawrence, Buddy and Wanda Brannock, Carl W. Stone Jr. and the late Linda Crouse. Her great-great-grandmother is Juanita Wittig.</p> Campbells renew vows for 10th anniversary http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/campbells-renew-vows-10th-anniversary <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/campbell_anniversary.jpg" alt="Bonnie Bradshaw Campbell and Stephen Lee Campbell" title="Bonnie Bradshaw Campbell and Stephen Lee Campbell" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Bonnie Bradshaw Campbell and Stephen Lee Campbell of Independence celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary by renewing marriage vows Aug. 6 at Fellowship Baptist Church in Elk Creek.<br /> <br /> The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Tim Crockett. Pianist was Jeanette Morrison. Kenny Group read from scripture.<br /> &ldquo;How Great Thou Art&rdquo; was performed by Penny Ward.<br /> Jessie Sutherland, Mary Kelly and Joe Isaacs served as ushers.<br /> After reciting the traditional vows, the couple presented each other with their own.<br /> Hillsville plans Christian Family Fun Day http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/hillsville-plans-christian-family-fun-day <p> HILLSVILLE &mdash; For the past two years, the Christian Family Fun Day (CFFD) event in Hillsville has provided a safe and fun environment where everyone is welcome.</p> <p> For some, the event &mdash; set to return for a third year on Sept. 20 &mdash; is a fun place to mingle with the community and enjoy the free games and entertainment. But for others, the experience is much more profound.</p> Hillsville plans Christian Family Fun Day http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/hillsville-plans-christian-family-fun-day <p> HILLSVILLE &mdash; For the past two years, the Christian Family Fun Day (CFFD) event in Hillsville has provided a safe and fun environment where everyone is welcome.</p> <p> For some, the event &mdash; set to return for a third year on Sept. 20 &mdash; is a fun place to mingle with the community and enjoy the free games and entertainment. But for others, the experience is much more profound.</p> Choir finds harmony among diverse denominations http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/choir-finds-harmony-among-diverse-denominations <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/preacherschoir.jpg" alt="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" title="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" align="left" hspace="6" width="149" height="85" /><p> When it comes to harmony, the members of The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir have it down pat. Not only do their voices harmonize during their many performances, but they see harmony as a way of life.</p> <p> The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir is a group of Galax ministers from all denominations. It was organized about four years ago through Jerry Watson, a church layman with a dream.</p> <p> &ldquo;Mr. Watson dreamed of seeing a group of ministers from various church backgrounds coming together to sing gospel songs in the area,&rdquo; said Pastor D.G. Fox, the designated leader of the group.</p> Choir finds harmony among diverse denominations http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/choir-finds-harmony-among-diverse-denominations-0 <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/preacherschoir.jpg" alt="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" title="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" align="left" hspace="6" width="149" height="85" /><p> When it comes to harmony, the members of The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir have it down pat. Not only do their voices harmonize during their many performances, but they see harmony as a way of life.</p> <p> The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir is a group of Galax ministers from all denominations. It was organized about four years ago through Jerry Watson, a church layman with a dream.</p> <p> &ldquo;Mr. Watson dreamed of seeing a group of ministers from various church backgrounds coming together to sing gospel songs in the area,&rdquo; said Pastor D.G. Fox, the designated leader of the group.</p> Choir finds harmony among diverse denominations http://www.galaxgazette.com/content/choir-finds-harmony-among-diverse-denominations <img src="http://www.galaxgazette.com/sites/www.galaxgazette.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/preacherschoir.jpg" alt="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" title="The Preacher&#039;s Choir" align="left" hspace="6" width="149" height="85" /><p> When it comes to harmony, the members of The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir have it down pat. Not only do their voices harmonize during their many performances, but they see harmony as a way of life.</p> <p> The Preacher&rsquo;s Choir is a group of Galax ministers from all denominations. It was organized about four years ago through Jerry Watson, a church layman with a dream.</p> <p> &ldquo;Mr. Watson dreamed of seeing a group of ministers from various church backgrounds coming together to sing gospel songs in the area,&rdquo; said Pastor D.G. Fox, the designated leader of the group.</p>