When the South went to the polls earlier this year, the Republican ballot showcased a field of candidates who offered a variety of conservative views. In this region, a give-them-what-they-want-to-hear political newcomer from New York instantly grabbed voters’ attention.

Any time there is an opportunity for family fun, we like to be a part of it. The problem is that family fun is usually an expensive endeavor, and since I’m so cheap I have a pesky way of ruining the fun. That’s right, I’m the Debby Downer of a good time if it gets too expensive. 

This past weekend’s weather beckoned us all to be outside enjoying the good things that are available through this nice Alabama atmosphere. It was breathtakingly beautiful. 

Let’s tackle an issue that isn’t going to be too popular. I’ve seen a lot of things on Facebook and other social media outlets about breast feeding. These posts talk about how beautiful it is and how it should be socially acceptable. I agree whole heartedly, but I think there is a basic leve…

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Obituaries

On July 13, 2019, Ann Harbison, 70, of Hayden, Alabama went home to be with her LORD. She was a graduate of Hueytown High School and a member of First Baptist Church of Hayden for more than 45 years. Ann drove a Blount County School Bus serving the Hayden community for 19 years. Ann is survi…

Carolyn Dodd, passed away on Friday July 19, 2019 at the age of 63. She was a member of the Grand Old Gospel House Baptist Church in Fultondale. She was preceded in death by her brother, Lloyd Lucas and sister, Mary Winters. She is survived by her children, Matthew Dodd and Josh Dodd; brothe…