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Food trucks gear up with fresh, local, original fare
Imagine traveling to 10 states and 12 cities from coast to coast, while sampling wondrous fare, meeting chefs and then writing a book about the incredible cuisine which is springing forth from the ...
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One of Walker County’s founding families hosting reunion next weekend
Hundreds of Bennett descendants from across the United States will be gathering at Edgil Grove Baptist Church on Saturday for their first reunion in more than a decade.
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Presents gone AWOL
I am the penny-pincher at our house.
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Give me the simple farm life
I love this time of year when the cold weather is behind us and the flowers begin to show out.
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Engagements
Busbee - Elliott Larry and Tonya Wright and Dwayne Prescott are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Busbee, to Justin Elliott, the son of Carl and Colleen Mote, and Ken E...
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Fighting off baby fever
I am trying to avoid the local water. There must be something in it because I have never known so many people who are either pregnant or have recently given birth.
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Longtime Eagle columnist announces her retirement
In one of the first installments of “Home Folks,” Ruth Teaford Baker invited readers to “‘git out, hitch up the horses, come in and set a bedspell with me’ and share our traditional heritage.”
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Taking a drive down memory lane
Jilda worked yesterday and I was supposed to be writing this column. Sometimes, no matter how hard I try, the words won’t come. I decided to go for a drive.
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Spencer Farm in Marion Junction — Living the good and simple life
Located in Nauvoo, Camp McDowell ranks as one of Walker County’s incredible treasures and has become a well-respected center for learning — cultural, spiritual, and environmental. Last fall, Laura ...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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A family of restless spirits
This week I've spent time at Davis Cemetery, where my folks are buried. Decoration is the second Sunday in June, and it takes a while to get the old cemetery in shape.
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Nostalgic for the ‘90s
Zac and I have been reliving our awkward teen years lately.
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Walking in circles
In a few weeks, I will officially be closer to 30 than to 20.
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Engagements
Nelson-Knowles Willie and Nelda Nelson of Carbon Hill are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Malinda Ann Nelson, to Justin Michael Knowles, the son of Michael and Tammy Knowles o...
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School Menus 5/21 - 5/25
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday - Not Available Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday - Friday - MEMORIAL PARK Monday - Corn Dog, Sun Chips, Veg. Beans, Juice Bar Tuesday - Turkey Sandwich, Lettuce/Toma...
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Tater Jane’s adds new, unique burgers
Carina Starnes is using her culinary training to transform burgers into works of art for local college students.
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