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Distinguished Young Women title up for grabs Tuesday
The 2014 Distinguished Young Women of Walker County will be held on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Rowland Auditorium at Bevill State Community College in Jasper.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Jordan-Bowen Kellye Nicole Jordan and Richard Russell Bowen Jr. were married on Saturday, November 17, 2012, at Jasper's First Baptist Church in a double ring ceremony. Bro. Saint Green of...
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School Menus April 29 - May 3
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS Menus will be same for all Jasper City Schools, only portions will vary. Choice of milk offered at each meal. Monday - Pizza, Combo Veggie Cup, Romaine Mix, Salad, Fruit Tuesday...
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Wyatt turns 3
In the five minutes I’ve wasted trying to come up with a sentence to start this column, my son has made a clubhouse out of a Power Wheel box, used some taped pieces of cardboard as binoculars and w...
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Man (and wife’s) best friend
Jilda and I’ve never had kids, but we’ve always had dogs. We’ve had as many as seven mutts in our yard at one time. Most of them were “throw-aways” that no one else wanted.
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One of the fixtures
Myrtle Ferguson has been working at America’s Thrift Store in Jasper for 23 years, three months and 18 days.
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A hankering for hummingbird cake
One of my favorite things about spring is seeing all the birds that flock to the bird sanctuary I have created in the corner of my yard.
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Engagements
Ellis-Harris The announcement is made of the engagement of Rusti Ellis of Jasper and Clint Harris of Double Springs. She is the daughter of Rita Barker and the late Kent Ellis of Jasper. She is the...
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The winds of change
This week marks two years that a series of deadly tornadoes changed the course of lives and communities. Yet all these months later, some things seem surprisingly the same.
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Creativity is all around
Creativity is an odd concept. If you walked up to 10 people at random and asked them if they consider themselves to be creative, most of them would laugh and say “No, I don’t have a creative bone i...
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The road of bad habits
I stepped on the scales this morning for the first time in a week. The dial twisted and twitched before settling on an unfamiliar number.
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Laura and the eyes
The following story is taken from the Gladys Simmons Shaw diary with art work by Linda Shaw Chavis.
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Engagements
Cross-Willcutt Susan Kirby Cross and Ridge Taylor Willcutt will exchange wedding vows on June 9, 2013, at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Dr. Charles D...
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Reviving Rushing
I’ve always heard that a picture is worth a thousand words. The truth is that the image alone only tells half the story. To fully understand and appreciate any photograph, you must know something a...
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Library preserves work of accomplished Walker County photographer
Toward the end of his life, Luis Rushing carefully selected a set of negatives and black and white prints to donate to the Jasper Public Library.
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