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Engagements
Harbison-Wade Terry and Karen Harbison of Parrish are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Nicole Harbison, to Rowdy Glenn Wade, son of Ronny and DeLeah Wade of Parrish. The br...
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Perfectly flawed
I don’t like being wrong. It gives me an unpleasant feeling, like I’ve swallowed a bowling ball and it is sweating in the pit of my stomach.
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My thoughts on ‘Uncle Toddie’
I have been enjoying a little trip into the past, re-reading old stories and remembering people who were my friends and are now gone.
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Three dogs and an alarm system
A while back we began having issues with our home security system and I had several conversations with the company that monitors our alarms. I replaced some of the sensors on the doors and windows ...
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Heritage Center celebrating Tallulah’s 109th birthday this month
Alan Woellhart’s love affair with Tallulah Bankhead began in the early 1990s.
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We can all be a part of the blessing
We see on a regular basis or get information in the mail about the need of feeding children and families in third world countries.
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My favorite things
“I’ve got the world on a string, sittin’ on a rainbow...”
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‘They want things that are cool... shows they have style’
Kids get fun furniture in new Nick Rooms collection
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In need of a creative space
I’ve finally realized that having free time in retirement is a myth. I’m busier now than I’ve ever been in my life and important things are being left undone — things I promised myself I’d do when ...
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Believe it or not, you can go home again
North Carolina’s Thomas Wolfe only lived on this earth for 38 years. But that short span was long enough for him to become a major American writer. When he died in 1938 Wolfe’s publisher had two of...
Jan 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pennies from heaven
I ended last week’s column with a story about finding a penny on tails after my day of bad luck in Berry.
Jan 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Carpenter’ Wilson’s Walker County connection
William Wallace “Carpent-er” Wilson was born in December 1832 in Gwinette County, Ga.
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A match made in heaven
Most country music fans have not heard of The Grascals, the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year in 2006 and 2007. However, many are familiar with the songs and guest...
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I’ll be turning 60 in a few days
I’ll turn 60 this week on my birthday, and I’ve spent time reflecting about the concept of age.
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A greener Dixie
The environmental movement is gathering steam in Alabama, according to a new report by the Green Resource Center for Alabama.
Jan 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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