A look back at mothers

This coming Sunday is Mother’s Day. It was initially celebrated in West Virginia in 1908, a celebration led by Anna Jarvis in memory of her ... Read more

Slow down in our neighborhoods

Monday afternoon we lost a great neighbor. Dixie loved her family and was in return loved very deeply by them as well. Only one person ... Read more

The changes of first year

Change can be difficult. But I’m quickly learning how to deal with it. Read more

A look back at natural disasters

oday at Hilton Head, S.C., a conference begins to train people concerning how to help fellow citizens when emergencies occur in a particular area. Certainly, ... Read more

A country boy’s rodeo

The recent Morgan County Sheriff’s Rodeo reminded me of the dream I had as a country boy to become a cowboy and compete for cash ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

They had me at free soup

The anticipation was over before I even knew it. Sogo Chinese Restaurant opened Thursday in the Hartselle Shoppes plaza on Highway 31 next to Marco’s ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Caregiver regulations

There is no current regulation in Alabama that requires care giver entities to be licensed and bonded. No background checks, MVR reports, work history, or ... Read more

Thank you for your service

I wrote this poem “The Proud” several years ago. I would like to share it with your readers for all the service men and women ... Read more

Words of wisdom as a blessing for fathers

May I enter these words of wisdom from the author unknown as a blessing and encouragement to all our God-given dads on their special honored ... Read more

A letter from Cedar Creek FWB Church’s new pastor

The newly elected pastor Cliff Tomlinson and wife, Suzanna, along with the congregation of Cedar Creek FWB Church would like to invite you come and ... Read more

Call for video cameras on police cars

The Bill of Rights; The first ten amendments to the Constitution, were written with the express intent of securing the rights of the individual, as ... Read more