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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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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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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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Butterfly the Christian Clown
It was hardly a humorous time when Mary Capps took the first step toward becoming a clown named Butterfly.
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Things we love
When I was a kid, I used to lie on my back on the small grassy knoll near our house in West Pratt and look at the sky on warm autumn days.
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Engagements
Anchors - Bradshaw Ray Anchors and Michael and Carrie Sudduth proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Alkia Rae Anchors, to Matthew Roger Bradshaw, son of Roger and Melissa Bradshaw of D...
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Wyatt’s first trip to the library
A local bookstore I used to frequent printed this quote at the bottom of each receipt: “I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mos...
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School Menus Sept. 9-13
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MONDAY - Pizza, Combo Veggie Cup, Romain Mix, Salad, Fruit. TUESDAY - Taco Meat W/Cheese, Tortilla Chips, Chopped Tomatoes, Mixed Greens, Black Beans, Fruit. WEDNESDAY - Chicken...
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Corner High Theatre honors local women of character
Eight local women were recognized for the courage they have shown in challenging circumstances during Corner Theatre Academy’s performance of “Steel Magnolias” on Thursday.
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Trip to Vicksburg was just what I needed
Hello everyone. I know it’s been a while since I’ve penned a column, but things have been a little hectic at work and home lately, so a few things have sort of slipped through the cracks.
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A change in the weather
The weather this summer has been wacky, and with that wackiness (is that a word?) came a change in the behavior of birds and bugs.
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The man behind the ‘Caravan’
Wayne Wallace, the longtime host of “The Dixie Gospel Caravan” on WDJC/ WXJC in Birmingham, died this week of brain cancer at the age of 68. Ever since reading the announcement of his death on the ...
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A dog tale
I got a postcard in the mail a few weeks ago from the Red Barn Veterinarian clinic reminding me that it was time for Caillou’s annual checkup.
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Engagements
Jacobs-Hamman Mr. Mike Jacobs and Ms. Dee Jacobs of Stockbridge, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Renee to Justin Thomas Hamman, son of Ms. Karen Hamman and Mr. and Mrs. To...
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Family fun day
Even though I was the one assigned to write the story, I hated to hear that Cobb Movies 4 will be closing next week.
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