Huntington Service Commemorates Life of Dr. King

Bethel AME Church in Huntington honored Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday night with praise dancers, speeches, music and more. Among those speaking were the Rev. Larry Jennings Sr., pastor of the church, civil rights lawyer Frederick Brewington, Dana Beard, president of the Huntington chapter Read More …

Bethel AME Church Windows Get a New Look

Huntington’s historic Bethel AME Church is in the midst of upgrading  its look through repair and preservation of eight stained-glass windows. The Rev. Larry D. Jennings Sr. said the long-planned project at the church, which is on the  National Register of Historic Places, was accomplished with Read More …

Bethel AME Celebrates Its 175th Anniversary

  Bethel AME Church marked its 175th anniversary Saturday with a celebration at Woodbury Country Club. The oldest African-American church in Huntington, it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. The Rev. Dr. Kevin D. Jordan acted as master of ceremonies, Read More …