Okarche church erects cross at town entrance Posted in: News The eight-story-tall cross may be poised on the grounds of the First Baptist Church, but it’s meant to be a beacon for all visitors to the community, Pastor James Inman said. “We want it to be a welcome for the town since we’re at the south end,” Inman said. “A symbol ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!