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Romines’ home in the 1930s
Home for the large Romine family was a two-storied house painted a light yellow with white trim.
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Column ideas not always easy
There’s a rule in writing that most of you might not be aware of — the number of quality ideas you have is indirectly proportional to the number of hours left until the deadline.
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Weddings
Bunch-Woodley Erica Michele Bunch and Joseph Michael Woodley, both of Jasper, were married in a double-ring, candlelight ceremony on Nov. 11, 2011, at First United Methodist Church of Jasper. Dr. M...
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Book tour has been an experience
I’ve been on the road a lot for my book tour and often a friend will ride along with me to events. Last week I headed to my hometown of Jasper for a series of events and, because I was going to be ...
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Sometimes you gotta laugh
Today was a long day. I could go into details, but I’d probably bore you to tears, much like I did with Jilda on the way home from yoga tonight.
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Borrowing from others enriches life
A wise man in 1883 made an observation about a writer and his materials.
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In love with a Tigger
Chick flicks are among my few girly guilty pleasures.
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Carbon Hill event planner now offering embossed flowers
Although a picture is worth a thousand words, flowers that really make a statement are now available in Walker County.
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Engagements
Woodley-Price Terra Dobbins is pleased to announce the engagement and wedding of her daughter, Jessica Woodley, to Joey Price. Jessica is the daughter of Terra Dobbins of Carbon Hill and David Wood...
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Publishing Black Belt Living magazine: A perfect fit for Al Blanton
Some people are born into this world knowing exactly where they are headed and what role they will play on life’s stage. Others audition for many roles before they figure out which one fits just ri...
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From the mouths of babes
Noah Wyatt has been too smart for his own good since the day he was born.
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New logo, pricing system part of J.C. Penney’s transformation
The J.C. Penney’s in Jasper and its sister stores across the country got a fresh look last week.
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School Menus Feb. 6-10
JASPER CITY SCHOOLS MADDOX MIDDLE SCHOOL Monday - Hot dog w/ Cheese and Saurkraut or Chili Sauce, Baked Chips, Vegetarian Beans, Fruit Roll-UP, Fruit, Milk Tuesday - Chicken Quesadilla or Beef Burr...
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The power of words
There’s power in words. I’ve said that time and again but last night as I struggled to think of a topic for this column, I picked up a journal from 1992 and read an entry I wrote long before I beca...
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Engagements
Smith-Currier Judy Tubbs-Batson (Bill) of Morris and Terry Wayne Smith (Deloris) of Tuscaloosa are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Janelle Smith, to Mi...
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