Feature Reports

Issues in Education: School Budgets & Fall Sports

06.15.20 | Bob Price

Dr. Ralph Kerr with the Teaching and Learning Institute has a pulse on public education like few do. He's talking to Family Life News next about the recent school budget vote in NY, the cost of education and the chances for a fall sports season in the COVID-19 era.

Capital Connection: Protests, Pandemics & Politics

06.12.20 | Bob Price

Christian watchdogs Jason McGuire and Michael Geer have a "beat" on all the action at the state capitals in Albany and Harrisburg.

News Feature: The Voices We Carry – Part 2

06.11.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

What messages do you feed yourself and what voices from others replay in your mind? J.S. Park’s life experience and work as a hospital chaplain and homeless shelter chaplain prompted him to create the Voices Model about the internal and external messages we hear. We continue the discussion with...

Real Answers: What Does It Mean To Be A Man?

06.10.20 | Brandon Dickson

Christian counselor Chris Anderson finds out how to answer that question from Christian author Chuck Holton, when they discuss his new book on "being the man you were meant to be."

News Feature: Police Reforms in the Midst of Racial Unrest

06.09.20 | Bill Price

Chautauqua County Sheriff Jim Quattrone talks to Family Life about law enforcement and police reforms in the wake of calls for racial justice.

Missions in Action: YFC in NYC

06.08.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Amid the pandemic, Youth for Christ is using the 'Inside Out' Initiative to serve people. Young people "inside" at-risk youth facilities, are creating art projects and posters that will find their way "out" into New York City, offering hope to others. YFC leader Daniel Sanabria speaks with...

Staycation: Animal Adventure Park

06.05.20 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York lets visitors get up close for hands-on interactions with an array of 300 domestic and exotic creatures from alligators to zebras. The park is nearly 15-minutes away from Binghamton. Amid COVID-19 restrictions, the Drive Thru Zoo will be held...

News Feature: Race and Religion - Part 2

06.04.20 | Brandon Dickson

Are issues involving police brutality and people of color on the rise? Or are we just seeing more instances thanks to social media and smartphones? Nathaniel Wright, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Ithaca, gives his insight.

News Feature: Race and Religion - Part 1

06.03.20 | Brandon Dickson

What type of pain does the death of George Floyd elicit from the Black community? How can the church respond to show love and support? Nathaniel Wright, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Ithaca, tells us.

Hometown Heroes: Mickayla Maneval

06.02.20 | Bill Price

Today’s “Hometown Hero” is Mickayla Maneval from Liberty, Pennsylvania. She’s providing hope to seniors during “COVID-19.”