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Local man recalls journey from preacher to rodeo clown and back again
Hugh Tubbs walked a winding road before he found the straight and narrow. Several years ago, he jotted down thoughts on his journey in a book, “From a Rodeo Clown to a Pentecostal Pulpit.”
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Heaven is here
The mention of the word heaven brings up images in everyone’s head. When you ask people to describe what heaven looks like, most of those images would be quite different.
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Grown-up bedtime stories
In the early stages of our relationship, Zac and I put a lot of effort into trying to like what the other person likes.
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Wondering ‘What if?’
“What if,” is a term I’m accustomed to. During the years I spent in graduate school, we constantly asked “what if,” when evaluating potential strengths and weaknesses of a business proposition.
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Four young ladies to compete for Miss Walker County crown
Four young women will be seeking the Miss Walker County crown this Saturday. The pageant will start at 7 p.m. in Rowland Hall on Bevill State Community College’s Jasper campus.
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Gotham City’s lost and found
I don’t want to alarm anyone, but Batman has been missing for about eight months. He was last seen at our house shortly after Wyatt’s birthday last year.
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Engagements
Bahrik - Mondalek Danny and Deb Henderson of Jasper are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Bahrik to Jacob Mondalek, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Peter Mondalek of Atlanta, Ga. ...
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Cold weather led to creation of new omelet
I hope everyone managed to stay warm and cozy during the frigid cold weather that gripped our community this past week. I felt sorry for anyone, especially our law enforcement officers and firefigh...
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Replacing Facebook with face time
I made a resolution this year that raised eyebrows with some of my friends. I resolved that there would be less Facebook and more face time with my friends.
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Director of Auburn’s Urban Studio helps communities plan for the future
Cheryl Morgan first came to Auburn University as a student interested in pursuing a career in architecture.
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One year, one word
This week I browsed some of my old columns to gain some perspective on the year that was 2013.
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School Menus Jan. 6-10
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS Headstart - 12th Grade Monday - Hamburger on whole grain bun, Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, onions, baked beans, fruit. Tuesday - Cheesy beef and mac, green beans, combo v...
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A new start for a new year
New Year’s celebrations have changed for Jilda and me. There were times in the past we spent New Year’s Eve wearing pointy hats, laughing, dancing, kissing and toasting the New Year.
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Looking for a more normal year in 2014
Whew!!!! The holidays are finally over and 2013 is almost at an end, and I am so hoping things will return to some sort of normalcy for the Jones family in 2014.
Dec 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thoughts on character
I spend the waning weeks of each year in reflection, and a topic that’s been on my mind this year is character. What’s interesting is that an old door triggered this line of thought.
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