Latest Montreat, North Carolina Stories

2011-07-27 16:32:00

MONTREAT, N.C., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The evangelical world has lost one of its greatest spokesmen, and I have lost one of my close personal friends and advisors.

2009-07-17 21:45:00

MONTREAT, N.C., July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- "Walter Cronkite was one of the closest friends I had in journalism. He was an icon. I doubt if anybody will replace him in the hearts and minds of Americans.

2008-10-11 18:00:30

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Evangelist Billy Graham has returned to his mountain home in Montreat, N.C. upon his release this afternoon from Mission Hospital in nearby Asheville following a brief stay.

2007-06-14 18:10:09

By MIKE BAKER MONTREAT, N.C. - Ruth Graham, who surrendered dreams of missionary work in Tibet to marry a suitor who became the world's most renowned evangelist, died Thursday. She was 87. Graham died at 5:05 p.m.

2006-12-13 21:00:05

By TIM WHITMIRE CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A family feud has broken out over where ailing evangelist Billy Graham and his equally frail wife, Ruth, will be buried.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.