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I hate going shopping for shoes
When it comes to shopping for shoes, I’d rather pass a kidney stone. My wife on the other hand would skip a meal to shop for boots and pumps.
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Nothing says Halloween like witch’s brew
The month of October always stirs up lots of memories for my family. Some are sad and some are happy, like the ones these famous lines from William Shakespeare’s “MacBeth” evoke every time I hear t...
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LUNCH MENUS Oct. 22-26
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday- Hot Dogs, Broccoli & Carrots w/Dip, Fruit Cup, Pickle Relish, Milk. Tuesday- BBQ Sandwich, Chips, Baked Beans, Dill Pickle Slices, Cauliflower & Green Peppers, Fr...
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Pretty in pink
I don’t care much for the color pink. It screams “girly” and “princess,” and I am not a fan of either of those things.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Bevill - Schum Miss Ashlon McGee Bevill and Mr. Kenji Reilly Schum were united in marriage on Saturday, July 28, 2012, at seven o'clock in the evening at Birmingham Botanical Gardens with ...
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Fall offers a bounty of fruits, vegetables
“Eat your fruits and vegetables.” I think everyone would agree that we would all be much healthier if we followed the advice that our mothers gave us for the past umpteen years.
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Shifting into a new gear
Life comes in stages, and sometimes the transitions can be rocky. I think the trick is to think about who you are and where you want to be.
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Engagements
Sparks - Jenkins Barry Sparks and Vicky Dunn of Berry are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Tiffany Lynn Sparks, to Wesley Kyle Jenkins, the son of Ralph and JoAnne Jenkins of O...
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School Menus Oct. 15 - 19
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday- Corn Dog, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Tossed Salad, Fruit, Milk Tuesday- Hamburger/Cheeseburger, Lettuce/Tomato, Baked Fries, Tossed Salad, Fruit, Milk Wednesday -...
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Local women helping others in memory of their grandsons
Joe Huffman Jr. and Darrin Sawyer have more in common than they ever realized. Both loved to play Pac-Man, sometimes together at the home of Huffman’s grandmother, Shelia.
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He’s a big boy now
Wyatt will be halfway through the terrible 2’s at the end of this month, and I’m happy to say that he is the same sweet boy that he has always been.
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Lost in the parking lot
When Jilda’s parents retired, they kept the roads hot. They owned a 1974 Pinto station wagon, and when they went shopping the first of every month, the back bumper of that old Pinto almost dragged ...
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Engagements
Wolf - Trotter Roland R. and Paula Wolf Jr. of Glennville, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ricki G. Wolf of Jacksonville, Fla. to William J. Trotter, the son of Alan and Ann Trotter...
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School Menus Oct. 8-12
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday- Chicken Fajita, Refried Beans, Corn, Tossed Salad, Fruit, Milk. Tuesday- Hot Dogs, Hash Brown Potatoes, Cinnamon Apples, Tossed Salad, Fruit, Milk. Wednesday - Ch...
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Celebrate fall with a pot of vegetable beef soup
One might think I should have been “bubblin’ over” with excitement when Jennifer Cohron asked if I would be interested in writing a column on Southern cooking twice a month for the Sunday Lifestyle...
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