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Life’s a peach in Clanton
Chilton County takes its peaches seriously, as evidenced by the bright orange water tower located along I-65 in Clanton.
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Monkey see, monkey do
The question that gets asked at our house most frequently these days is “Who the heck taught him that?”
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A cruising couple
Jilda and I have had a picture of a cruise ship pasted on our vision board for years. A vision board is a piece of poster board that contains photographs of the things we want to do some day.
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Engagements
Burton-Chandler   Ricky and Denis Burton of Jasper announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah BreAnne Burton, to Joel Chandler, son of the Rev. and Mrs. Michael D. Chandler of Jasper, formerl...
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Seeing the real Red Tails worth a trip to Tuskegee
More than a decade before the Montgomery bus boycott, the battle against segregation was fought on an airfield in nearby Tuskegee.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Mathews-Money William M. (Bill) Mathews of Milton, Fla., and Kim West Mathews of Jasper are pleased to announced the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Ann Mathews, to Joshua Allen Mo...
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Sequoyah Caverns
VALLEY HEAD — When John Jones took over operations at Sequoyah Caverns in 2003, he insisted that there would be no miniature golf courses.
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Stuff happens
The Daily Mountain Eagle’s beloved pressman Rick Jones passed away this week.
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More thoughts on summer
There’s just something about summer. I think people’s spirits are higher this time of year.
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Engagements
Nix-Garner-Hunt Jessica Nix-Garner and Kenneth Ray Hunt II are announcing their upcoming wedding on June 8, 2013, at their home in Florence. The bride’s parents are Chad and Tracy Garner of Carbon ...
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Why I love summer
I love summer and all it implies, but summer’s been shy this year. Each time I thought my old friend sol would make his debut, rain came.
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Pensacola Beach or bust
“Do you want to get away next weekend?”
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Dora native traces history of state’s tourism industry
Dora native Tim Hollis has written about such beloved Southern vacation destinations as Six Flags Over Georgia, the Great Smoky Mountains, See Rock City and Stone Mountain Park.
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Engagements
Kilgore-Johnson Ginger Kilgore of Townley and the late Timothy Kilgore of Carbon Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Emilee Alyssa Kilgore of Carbon Hill, to Joshua Kyle Johnson of Carb...
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Grandmother turns T-shirts into graduation quilts
Deloris Brown did not suspect what she was getting herself into when she asked her oldest granddaughter, Anslee Brown, what she wanted as a graduation gift in 2011.
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