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North Carolina church helps build national ministry center in Cuba

Shady Grove Wesleyan Church in Colfax, N.C., is in the process of building a national ministry center in the Cuban city of Camajuani.

OKWU president speaks on Supreme Court steps regarding healthcare mandate

Dr. Everett Piper speaks on the steps of the Supreme Court regarding a healthcare mandate that forces OKWU employees to participate in an injustice that the university does not support.

SWU plans nation’s first residential facility for special needs people, students

Southern Wesleyan University in Central, S.C., is collaborating in the development of a special needs housing facility on its campus, in what is being called “the first collaboration of its kind.” The facility will allow people with intellectual disabilities and head or spinal cord injuries to be part of a college and community experience.

Ohio church helps moms clothes their kids

Community Wesleyan Church in Newark, Ohio, hosts Three Bags Full event to help local moms clothe their children with quality secondhand clothing.

New York church parsonage suffers extensive fire damage

The parsonage of Colton Wesleyan Church in Colton, N.Y., has endured extensive damage in a house fire.

IWU buys former CVS, Marsh buildings

Indiana Wesleyan University bought the old Marsh grocery store building, as well as a former CVS Pharmacy near campus.