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Jasper’s 93-year-old poet releases third book
Local poet Eva Nell Brown Naramore never knows what will inspire her.
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Show me the money
Usually, the amount of fun a child has with a toy has little to do with the cost of the toy.
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Memories of summer
Summer is here. Back in December, the hourglass flipped and daylight gradually grew longer until this week, when it flipped in the other direction.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Blackstock-Lane Jacob Michael Blackstock and Angel Nicole Lane were united in holy matrimony on May 22, 2014, during a private ceremony in Jasper. The bride is the daughter of Johnny Mac L...
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Local groups, organizations across the county taking ‘cold water challenge’ as fundraising activity
Three directors of local nonprofit organizations accepted the ‘cold water challenge’ this week to raise money for local organizations. Seated from left, Jenny Odom, director of the Pregnancy Test R...
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Junk or treasure?
There’s an old saying, “One man’s junk is another man’s treasure.” As I look around our home, many people would say most of our things fall into the junk category, and that would probably be true, ...
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Weddings
Franklin-Gill Megan Elizabeth Franklin and Bryan Ernest Gill were united in holy matrimony on April 29, 2014, during a private beach ceremony held in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The bride is th...
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Southern Gospel’s Goodman family participates in Decoration Day in Burnwell community
BURNWELL – The rural church that gave birth to the Happy Goodman Family celebrated its homecoming and Decoration Day on Sunday, June 1.
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Oh happy day
For two weeks, I have been immersing myself in the music of the Happy Goodman family. I wanted to be in the right mindset while writing the article that is being published alongside today’s column.
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Engagements
Boteler-McDaniel Mr. and Mrs. Joey Boteler of Lynn are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Paige Alexandria, to Jason Robert McDaniel, son of Mr. and Mrs. R...
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Ingle begins quest for Miss Alabama crown
Miss Walker County Sarai Ingle leaves today for Birmingham to compete later this week in the 2014 Miss Alabama Pageant at Samford University. Above, Ingle is crowned the 2014 Miss Walker County by ...
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Life is rushing by
I’ve read that high-school students have ringtones set to very high frequencies so that older teachers can’t hear the cell phones ring.
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The story of us
Ten years ago, I dutifully threw my square cap in the air in the shadow of the old Cordova High School.
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Local students set to attend 2014 Boys State, Girls State
Nineteen high school seniors-to-be from across Walker County will participate in this year’s Boys State and Girls State programs held this summer at the University of Alabama in Tuscalooosa.
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A trip to the dump
It’s time to go to the dump.
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