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Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Leeds preserves motorcycle history
After a successful career racing Porsches in the 1960s, Birmingham native George Barber Jr. took on the task of preserving motorcycle history.
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Everybody’s got something
Since finishing “The Hobbit” with Zac, I have been doing a lot of light reading to compensate for all the darkness we encountered in the pages of Tolkien. This week, I finished “Everybody’s Got Som...
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Ethics of an eye for an eye
Life is messy. The view from the highroad is more scenic, but there are always detours, and I find myself on bumpy roads more than I’d like.
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Things break
How is it that machines instinctively know the absolute worse time to break down? I think they have a type of mechanical intelligence that we humans can’t comprehend. We have out-of-town company co...
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Town of Mentone offers art, music on the mountain
MENTONE — This north Alabama getaway, located on Lookout Mountain approximately 1,000 feet from the valley floor, lives up to the French meaning of its name — “musical mountain spring.”
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No place like home
“We’d like to welcome our visitors this morning. We know it is not a coincidence that you are here with us.”
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Engagements
McGregor-Hamman Ms. Karen Hamman and Mr. and Mrs. Tom Hamman of Jasper announce the engagement of their son, Chad Michael Hamman, to Abigail Marie MacGregor, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenton MacGreg...
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American Village celebrates nation’s founding
It is always Independence Day at American Village in Montevallo.
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Re-learning good habits
The cold winter, followed by spring monsoons, teamed up to help me form some new habits. Had they been good ones, I would be as happy as a clam in a gin and tonic, but the habits I developed were o...
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Beaches and boll weevils
While the good people of Enterprise were making their way to church several Sundays ago, Zac and I stood in the middle of town square beholding the infamous Boll Weevil Monument.
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Engagements
Payne-Pate Robert and Kim Payne of Jasper announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynn Payne, to Justin Michael Pate, the son of Angela Etheredge of Warrior and the late Michael Pate. The bride-...
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Local Baptist campground hosts summer singing school
Nearly 300 people spent this week melding their voices in worship and praise at Walker Baptist Association’s Dotson Baptist Campground.
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Caught red-handed
Zac and I try to be upstanding citizens.
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Run-in with a chicken snake
One thing I’ve learned through the years is that farming is not for wimps. In the scheme of things, our farm is tiny, but it still takes a lot of work.
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Engagements
Duggar- Davis Mr. James Russell Duggar of Jasper and Mr. Donald A. Baker and Mrs. Connie Puckett-Baker of Springs, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kéli Braden Duggar, to Richard A...
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