Community Columnists

Cancer survivor thankful for cancer

Attendees of the recent Relay for Life Cancer Survivors Dinner, held at Liberty Baptist Church in Chelsea, were treated to an ironic message. Read more

Columbiana airmen meet 8,000 miles from home in Afghanistan

Columbiana airmen meet 8,000 miles from home in Afghanistan

It is a small world. What are the odds of two Alabama boys from Columbiana meeting 8,000 miles from home in Afghanistan? Some would say ... Read more

Donated photo takes viewers back in time

The Kenneth R. Penhale Historic Museum recently received a significant new photograph donated by Mrs. Minnie Draper McDonough, who has given other valuable and historic ... Read more

Pottery sales add new element to sister city connection

Pottery sales add new element to sister city connection

Since initiating the sister city relationship in 2008, citizens of Montevallo and Echizen, Japan have engaged in an ongoing educational and cultural exchange. Read more

Forest Oaks Elementary perform patriotic program

Forest Oaks Elementary perform patriotic program

“At a recent assembly at Forest Oaks Elementary, fourth grade students performed a patriotic program called ‘We Love the U.S.A. -- a Tribute to Our ... Read more