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Christmas in July creates new buzz

It’s amazing what simple will do, and the city of Pelham recently showcased that when it announced the date of its first-ever Christmas parade and ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Redistricting process by Alabama Legislature just weeks away

We are now less than a month away from the state getting the data so the process can begin to reapportion the districts for the ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Reflections: Ego on parade

It happened when the designated youth minister reveled in the adulation of the youth. Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

COLUMN: Small schools doing big things

Walking into their new weight room and athletic facility, Vincent’s athletes were blown away. Read more

4 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Column: Mental health matters, it’s time we recognize it

I’ll admit it; I was torn. When Simone Biles decided to step away from the U.S. Gymnastics team, my head went a million different directions. Read more

5 days ago by Alec Etheredge.

Kramer deserving of retirement as juvenile judge

Imagine sitting in a courtroom looking out over a family and having to make the decision of whether or not they can stay together. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Alabama attracting new business despite pandemic

While 2020 was a devastating year economically for small businesses and their employees in particular, Alabama continues to make gains in attracting new companies to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Searching for a pastor

The Internet has changed the pastor search process. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

COLUMN: We mourn the loss of Bentley

Our community mourns the loss of a very good friend. Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Prince.

Living out an Olympic dream

We all remember those days of inspirational speakers coming to our school and telling us anything was possible. Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Supreme Court ruling good news for election integrity legislation

This past week’s ruling by the United States Supreme Court upholding voting laws passed by the state of Arizona  will have far reaching consequences for ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

How have you been? Good, bad

I met him in an unusual place in 1995. Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

COLUMN: Rallying behind Ryder

Most of us have seen someone toss something out of a moving car—paper trash, food remnants, chewing gum, the dregs of a drink—or we have ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Emily Sparacino.

Leaders in the community at 8 years old

When most of us hear of a tragedy, we stop, we say a prayer and we keep whoever is impacted in our thoughts. Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

State lawmakers critical of Biden’s defense budget

By PAUL DEMARCO / Guest Columnist President Joe Biden’s proposed budget for the Department of Defense has raised the concerns of Alabama lawmakers regarding the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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