A salute to town’s industry

One of my favorite events during Hartselle’s Annual week-long Depot Days celebration is “Down Memory Lane,” a production of the Hartselle Historical Society. Read more

Faye Halbrooks Draper

Funeral for Faye Halbrooks Draper, 84, of Somerville was Sat., July 26, at 1 p.m. at Ridout’s Brown-Service Funeral Home with the Rev. Bobby Ray ... Read more

When we grow up

When I was growing up, and even when I was in college, the idea that I would be in the newspaper business was not something ... Read more

A look back at gard´ns

This is the time of year when home-produced foods are most plentiful. Read more

Summer almost over?

Where did our summer go? Read more

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  3. Reflecting the right image
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  5. Get rid of the crabgrass in our civilization
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Opinion Columnists

Ice buckets everywhere

It doesn't matter where you've looked over the last few weeks- TV, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or at your local football game- people have been dumping ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Katy-did Marker Ceremony Was ‘Worthwhile’

I want to compliment both Lee Greene Jr, and Dr. Herman Stringer for their work on making the recognition marker for the crash site of ... Read more

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge praised

How gratifying it is to know that so many people have accepted the ALS ice-bucket challenge and are becoming more aware of this dreaded disease. Read more

Thanks extended for student support

A big thank you to each and every individual and business that helped make this year’s “Backpack Bonanza” possible. Read more

Get rid of the crabgrass in our civilization

Crabgrass does not belong in civilization. Read more

Shame on the thief

I am writing concerning instances where people decide to take flowers from someone’s grave in a cemetery. Read more