Conventions

coronavirus cases linked to Southern Baptist Convention meeting | Voice of America

Tennessee health officials say a small cluster of coronavirus infections has been linked to the June meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, according to Tennessee. Epidemiologist Leslie Waller of the Metro Public Health Department in Nashville told the newspaper about 10 infections were discovered, but the group was …

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Jehovah’s Witnesses Convention Is Back Online | News, Sports, Jobs

The annual convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses is virtual for the second year in a row due to COVID-19 and will be accessible to people around the world. (Photo provided) Members of the faith of Jehovah’s Witnesses will be meeting virtually throughout the summer for the annual convention. (Photo provided) The …

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Jehovah’s Witnesses to Hold Annual Convention Virtually for Second Year in a Row

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Jehovah’s Witnesses Stand By annual congress virtually for members of the congregation to enjoy at home. A Casper man who has attended these conventions for decades is grateful for the technology. Winton Zagrabelny has attended conventions in New York, Colorado and Minnesota. He was …

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92nd FFA convention of Wisconsin on the theme “Unstoppable” in progress

EAU CLAIRE, Wisconsin (WEAU) – Wisconsin had 5.6 days of fieldwork for the week ending July 4, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The topsoil moisture condition was rated at 7% very short, 23% short, 66% adequate and 4% excess. The basement moisture condition assessed was 7% very …

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AAPI honors Covid warriors at 39th annual convention

INDICA NEWS OFFICE – The American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) inaugurated its 39e Annual convention in person at the famous Omni Atlanta at the CNN Center and the Georgia World Congress Center on July 2. This event comes as a hiatus as it was the very first …

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Invention of shampoo bottle allows fourth-year Norwalk student to earn spot in global competition

NORWALK – By coming up with ideas for the annual invention convention, which is attended by all elementary and middle schools in Norwalk, students are being asked to create something that solves a problem. Fourth-grader Skye Martin devised a shampoo bottle with a removable bottom, which earned it a place …

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San Diego Convention Center closes migrant shelter after more than 3 months; Loses the big conventions

The San Diego Convention Center’s temporary migrant shelter closed on Friday after less than 4 months of operation. The migrant shelter opened at the end of March to help tackle the surge of migrant children from Central America being sent across the border. As migrant children continue to be sent …

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Pflugerville approves the plan to create a convention and a visitors’ office

With funding from the city, the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce will embark on a three-year plan to create a convention and visitors bureau. On June 22, city council approved a three-year plan with the chamber that will allocate $ 58,000 from the city’s hotel occupancy tax fund effective January 1, …

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Arlington Democrats elect delegates to state convention

WITH THE AUTHORIZATION OF THE DEMOCRATIC CITY OF ARLINGTON COMMITTEE | nasty local Arlington Democrats held a virtual caucus on June 30 to elect delegates to the 2021 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. The elected delegates were Jane Arsham, Adam Badik, Robin Bergman, Elinore Charlton, Aimee Coolidge, Colby Cunningham, Joseph Curro, Silvia …

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FFA state convention moves from OKC to Tulsa

The Oklahoma Future Farmers of America State Convention is moving from Oklahoma City to Tulsa for the next several years. It is expected to bring in around $ 9 million to the Tulsa region. The FFA State Convention kicks off a busy May here in Tulsa next year! Thousands of …

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