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Lee-Weeks Kyle Lee and Courtney Weeks are pleased to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Weeks is the daughter of Johnny Weeks and Dawn Southern, both of Winfield. She is the grandd...
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The view from the Oval Office
One of the highlights of our recent vacation was a visit to the Oval Office. The American Village in Montevallo has a full-scale replica that I assumed we would only be able to view from behind vel...
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I love October
Today is the first Sunday in October. This month has a lot to offer. The pastimes changed from water sports, weekends at the beach and gardening to football, fall festivals and getting ready for Ch...
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Winston County playwright honors county doctors
When the amphitheatre at Looney’s Tavern closed more than a decade ago, Winston County’s honored theatrical tradition could have easily disappeared with it. However, local playwright Annis Evans ha...
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Sloppy Tacos added to list of my favorite sandwiches
Even though I still find myself easing the cabinet doors open or sticking my head around the door and peering behind the toilet before I take a step into my bathroom,  at least the uninvited visito...
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School Menus Sept. 30-Oct. 4
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS Headstart - 12th Grade Monday - Pizza, Combo Veggie Cup, Romaine Mix Salad, Fruit. Tuesday - Taco Meat w/Cheese, Tortilla Chips, Chopped Tomatoes, Mixed Greens, Black Beans, Fru...
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Thinking back on Sept. 1999
It became apparent yesterday that I’ve taken the art of procrastination to a new level. One usually only occupied by people dreading to pay their income tax, or men who must go shopping for window ...
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Living outside the lines
As I watched Wyatt do a little coloring one night, I noticed his strokes were quite erratic. In fact, they stretched from one end of the page to the other.
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Coming up short
Whenever I hang out with Jenny Odom, the executive director of the Pregnancy Test and Resource Center, we end up talking about how wonderful the world would be if Christians (particularly Christian...
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Father, daughter share testimony at PTRC banquet
Candy Gibbs became a Christian when she was 5 years old. As she listened to the testimonies of people who turned to Christ after a lifetime of mistakes, she often thought to herself, “I’m never goi...
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An unwanted visitor causes sleepless nights
Whew! This month is almost gone! Thank You, Lord! For those of you who are wondering if I’ve finally gone over the edge, the answer is yes! This month has been a very trying one for me and I will d...
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Pregnancy center on verge of offering free ultrasounds
The Pregnancy Test and Resource Center in Jasper is on track to begin offering free ultrasounds by January 2014.
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The old tunnel
There’s a concrete tunnel under the railroad tracks on the road leading to the town of old Dora.
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Weddings & Engagements
Weddings Kilgore-Johnson Miss Emilee Alyssa Kilgore of Carbon Hill and Mr. Joshua Kyle Johnson of Carbon Hill were united in marriage on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at 3 p.m. in the evening at the Fir...
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Glassland set to open Friday
BOLDO — Where can you see Patsy Cline, Elvis, Ray Charles, Chuck Berry, Jimi Hendrix and more classic performers all in one place?
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