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History of Walker County written in the lives of miners
Five years ago, I was invited to a Sayreton Mining Camp Reunion.
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Dinosaurs in the front yard
Brian Kennedy was the managing editor at the Daily Mountain Eagle who gave me my first shot at writing a weekly column.
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Love, the sequel
About a month ago, I wrote a column on my decision to spend an entire year focusing on the full meaning of love.
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Miss Walker County Pageant scheduled for Saturday night
Four contestants will be vying for the 2013 Miss Walker County crown. The pageant is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. at Bevill State Community College’s Rowland Hall.
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Hasta la vista, virus
I’ve been stockpiling sick hours for six years.
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School Menus Feb. 11-15
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS Menu will be same for all Jasper City Schools, only portions vary. Monday- Pizza, Green Peas/Lima, Carrots w/Ranch Dressing, Tossed Salad, Fruit Tuesday- Chicken Quesadilla, Ref...
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Engagements
Findley-Cagle Mr. and Mrs. Jonny Findley of Huntsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Haley Beth Findley, to William Scott Cagle, the son of Curt and Nenia Cagle of Jasper. The future b...
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Letters, letters, letters
Recently while studying great authors, it occurred to me that most of these icons wrote a lot of letters. One of the best things about the Internet, in my opinion, is that you have access to incred...
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To be or not to be
Whenever I get writer’s block, I have routines that I go through to dislodge the blockages non-pharmaceutically.
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Shame on the Hall of Fame
Baseball is only played seven months out of the year, but it is discussed at the Cohron house all 365 days.
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Jasper native, art teacher releases his first book
Longtime local art teacher Eddie Brown recently became an author as well with the release of his first book, “Better Days in Beulah Land.”
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School Menus Feb 4 - 8
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS Menu will be same for all Jasper City Schools, only portions vary. Monday- Spaghetti With Stuffed Bread Sticks, Mixed Green Salad, Fresh Fruit, Milk Tuesday- Breaded Chicken San...
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Two hours of walking per week has range of health benefits
The popular New Year’s resolution to focus on fitness often seems more challenging as weeks go by. However, small changes introduced into a lifestyle consistently over the course of 12 months can m...
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GPS takes us off the beaten path
I’m not sure I’d be labeled an “early adopter” by folks on Wall Street or in Silicon Valley, but I’m comfortable with new technology and not afraid of wires and switches.
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Warning: new twist on cheeseburgers disappears quickly
I love discovering recipes that add a new twist to a favorite dish.
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