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A side of soap for breakfast
Pride goeth before a fall, especially in parenting.
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Prospect residents share history through their quilts
Among the dozens of quilts that 16-year-old Joanna Benshoof photographed last weekend was one made in the 1940s by her great-grandmother.
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Engagements
Wood - Duke Cris Wood of Parrish and Crystal Hill of Curry are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jill Wood of Curry, to Phil Duke of Northport, the son of Melissa Curlee and Phi...
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My life’s top 10
I’ve spent time today thinking about life events. You know the ones I’m talking about — things planned, and unplanned, that happen to you along your journey.
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Reconnecting to creation
There was a time that most of the food served in Camp McDowell’s cafeteria was grown on the grounds of the Episcopal Church camp and conference center in Nauvoo.
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Back to school insanity
Something possessed me to volunteer to buy school supplies earlier this week for an article I was writing.
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The making of ‘Life Happens’
I've learned something through the years as a writer. When it comes to putting out books, writing is the easy part.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Johnson - Gunter Jordanna Scott Johnson of Jasper and Barry Chase Gunter of Jasper were united in marriage at 7 p.m. on June 1, 2012, in a double ring ceremony officiated by Pastor Greg St...
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A golden couple
It’s odd what you bring with you and what you choose to leave behind when you move out of your parents’ house.
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Engagements
Oliver-Herron Rick and Tam Oliver of Riverside are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jordan Oliver, to Ryan Herron, the son of Joe and Marie Herron of Jasper. The bride-elect is...
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When quitting is OK
I'm not a quitter by nature. In fact, I can be quite tenacious when faced with a problem.
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Huggin’ Molly’s serves up treats with a side of nostalgia
ABBEVILLE — The Yella Fella has made Great Southern Wood Preserving Inc. famous over the past decade through a series of humorous television commercials.
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Homemade remedy for sanity includes tomatoes, squash, fruit cobbler
In a world where we quite often can make no sense of overwhelmingly tragic events, in order to keep our sanity, we temporarily resort to burying our heads. Lambasted with overbearing news coverage ...
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DeSoto Caverns earns reputation as ‘Alabama’s Big Cave’
CHILDERSBURG — DeSoto Caverns Family Fun Park has more than 25 attractions but none more interesting than the cave itself — a 12-story natural wonder.
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Focus on life’s little miracles
I picked Fannie Flagg’s “Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven” at random from my bookshelf last week.
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