Features http://www.grantky.com/features/todaysfeatures en A tale of two barbers http://www.grantky.com/content/tale-two-barbers <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/pic1_156.jpg" alt="Clyde Oliver of Clyde’s Barber Shop in Williamstown cuts the hair of long-time customer, Kenny Smith of Corinth. Oliver recently decided to retire." title="Clyde Oliver of Clyde’s Barber Shop in Williamstown cuts the hair of long-time customer, Kenny Smith of Corinth. Oliver recently decided to retire." align="left" hspace="6" width="118" height="85" /><p> Clyde Oliver is hanging up his scissors and shears after 50 years of cutting hair.<br /> That&rsquo;s a lot of swept-up hair.<br /> Entering Clyde&rsquo;s Barber Shop on Paris Street in downtown Williamstown is like being transported into a different era.<br /> Clyde mans the only barber&rsquo;s chair in the shop and the focus is less on getting in and out and more on chatting with good friends.<br /> A tale of two barbers http://www.grantky.com/content/tale-two-barbers-0 <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/willie_ailstock2.jpg" alt="Willie Ailstock, minister at Oak Ridge Baptist Church, has opened a barber shop in Mason." title="Willie Ailstock, minister at Oak Ridge Baptist Church, has opened a barber shop in Mason." align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> From saving souls to shearing locks, Willie Ailstock sees similarities in pastoring and barbering.<br /> &ldquo;I&rsquo;ve always felt this profession (barbering) is a service profession,&rdquo; he said. &ldquo;You are serving your community and you should do it with a smile because you are enjoying it because you want to do it not because you have to.&rdquo;<br /> Ailstock, who is the minister at Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Williamstown, has opened his own barber shop next to Bruce&rsquo;s Grocery in Mason.<br /> The lost art http://www.grantky.com/content/lost-art <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/brian_smallwood_0.jpeg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Certain characteristics are so inherent to Christianity. What has changed the most in the past 20 years with people? People today are far less willing to commit to anything. Whether we are talking about faith, marriage, career, etc... studies have backed up evidence. Some say it is because of: desire for adventure, career advancement, and prolonged adolescence.<br /> CHURCH NOTES 8-21-14 http://www.grantky.com/content/church-notes-8-21-14 <p> &nbsp;Christ Community Assembly of God<br /> &bull; The adult Sunday School Class meets at 10 a.m. and is getting ready to begin a study of the book of Revelation. For more information, call 859-394-2586. &nbsp;<br /> &bull; Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.<br /> &bull; The Assembly of God church is located at 139 North Main Street in Williamstown. For more information, call 859-394-2586.<br /> <br /> Corinth Christian<br /> The problem with dating your phone http://www.grantky.com/content/problem-dating-your-phone <img src="http://www.grantky.com/sites/www.grantky.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/nancy_kennedy_7.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> &ldquo;I love texting! It&rsquo;s so much more impersonal than talking face to face.&rdquo; &ndash; a text from me to my friend Tara<br /> &nbsp;In the movie &ldquo;Her,&rdquo; a man in Los Angeles dates his smartphone.<br /> It&rsquo;s not as far-fetched as it sounds.<br /> The movie is set in the future, but not that far into the future, in a time when people feel more comfortable and connected with their pocket-size computers than with other humans.</p> CHURCH NOTES 8-14-14 http://www.grantky.com/content/church-notes-8-14-14 <p> &nbsp; Christ Community Assembly of God<br /> &bull; Aug. 17 - Mark Hurston will be preaching. Come join us at 11 a.m. on Sundays.<br /> &bull; The adult Sunday School Class meets at 10 a.m. and is getting ready to begin a study of the book of Revelation. For more information, call 859-394-2586. &nbsp;<br /> &bull; Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.<br /> &bull; The Assembly of God church is located at 139 North Main Street in Williamstown. For more information about the church, call 859-394-2586.<br /> <br /> CHURCH NOTES 8-7-14 http://www.grantky.com/content/church-notes-8-7-14 <p> &nbsp;Christ Community Assembly of God<br /> &bull; Tom Nezi shared his testimony&nbsp;that you can change the outside without a heart change.&nbsp; Tom has fully surrendered his life to Christ and has been&nbsp;transformed through the power of the Holy Spirit.<br /> &bull; Aug. 17 - Mark Hurston will be preaching. Come join us at 11 a.m. on Sundays.<br /> &bull; Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Sunday morning worship at 11 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study at 7 p.m.<br /> Which brother are you? http://www.grantky.com/content/which-brother-are-you <p>