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The next Taylor Swift is born
Emma, my 6-year-old, feels destined for stardom. The child has been obsessed with music since before she could talk.
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Remnants of the Storm: Resourceful, artistic, optimistic collaboration
In October’s final days, Hurricane Sandy barreled into the East Coast, wiped out communities with wind, water, and fire, created havoc totaling around $60 billion in damages, and snatched more than...
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My wife, the deer slayer
I’ve decided on at least one Christmas gift for Jilda this year. I’m looking for a car tag that says “DEER SLAYER.”
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School Menus Nov. 26-30
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Not available at press time MEMORIAL PARK Monday- Beef Steak Sandwich, Lettuce, Tomato, Baked Fries, Baked Beans, Jell-o w/Fruit Tuesday- Baked Chicken, Sweet Potatoes, B...
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Saying Shibboleth
During some downtime on Thanksgiving, I felt like watching one of my favorite episodes of “The West Wing.”
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Musgrove Country Club to be part of annual fundraiser
The doors of Musgrove Country Club will be open to supporters of the Pilot Club of Jasper next Sunday for the group’s Christmas Tour of Homes.
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Inspiration does grow on trees
The weather forecast called for freeze warnings this week, so I checked gas levels in our propane tank, made sure the outside faucets were covered, and then I stepped down to the fence and picked t...
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I hoard because I care
While cleaning out my car last week, I found something that I never expected to see again — the travel pass that I was issued after the tornadoes.
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School Menus Nov. 19-23
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday-  Hot dogs, Peas & Carrots, Hashbrown, Fruit Cup, Pickle Relish, Milk. Tuesday- Chicken Fingers, Cream Potatoes, Green Beans, Roll, Ice Cream, Tossed Salad, Fruit,...
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Engagements
Wilson-Greene Ann Rutledge Wilson of Jasper is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Jenny Rutledge Wilson, to Michael Shawn Greene, son of Thomas V. Greene Jr. of Birmingham and the ...
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Surprises await visitors at the Jones’ beautiful home
Steve and Patti Jones have several surprises in store for visitors who stop by on the Pilot Club of Jasper’s annual Tour of Homes next month.
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Remembering Coretta Scott King
Native Alabamian, lifelong warrior for equality
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Jasper couple restores historical downtown home
It was Martha Butts’ longtime dream to live in a historical home that she had renovated to reflect her own taste.
Nov 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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School Menus Nov. 12-16
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX Monday - No School - Veteran's Day Holiday Tuesday - Beef Steak Sandwich or Corndog, Lettuce/Tomato Cup, Baked Fries, Jello, Milk Wednesday - Roasted Chicken, Cream Potat...
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Home of the brave
Zac got his first jury summons several days ago. He must report to U.S. District Court in a few weeks.
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