Summer fun

Now that the sun is bearing down, high temperatures are reaching the 90s and school is out, it’s time for some summertime fun. Read more

COLUMN: Gone too soon

As Memorial Day weekend came to a close , Lynn and I were riding through Hartselle and decided we would drive through Hartselle City Cemetery. ... Read more

COLUMN: Homecoming Sunday

The fourth Sunday in May has a special meaning for my wife Geanell and I. On that day, Barfield Baptist Church in Clay County, AL ... Read more

A look back to those who gave all

Monday was observed as Memorial Day. Here is a partial list of Morgan Countians who made the ultimate sacrifice of their own lives in defense ... Read more

LETTER: Obama not solely to blame for U.S. problems

Dear Editor, Alabama, can you really vote for politicians who claim to seek elected office simply to stop Obama’s EPA, when the Environmental Protection Agency ... Read more

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  3. COLUMN: An end and a beginning
  4. COLUMN: Beware of dog
  5. A look back at graduation
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Opinion Columnists

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

Letters to the Editor

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

People must know the correct facts

The people can neither make the right decision nor take the right action unless they have the facts. Read more

Telemarketers get creative

Of course, we have always gotten telemarketing calls, calls for lower interest rate, or whatever. We have been getting way too many lower interest rate ... Read more

Ambulance fix needed

The ambulance issue in the neighboring municipalities of Hartselle and Falkville is becoming a major concern. Read more