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Root for the home team: New coaches take reins of revived athletics at Northwest-Shoals

It was in October 2021 that the college announced the reinstatement of baseball and softball teams. The Patriots are back in action. Read more

1 week ago by Alison James.

Happiness down home: Justin Boyles finds his niche operating Belgreen community hotspot

“For me, it took living away from the area for a little while to realize what I really had here in Franklin County. When you’re ... Read more

2 weeks ago by María Camp.

Faith Focus: Love your enemies?

Have you noticed Jesus often challenges would-be followers in some astoundingly difficult ways? Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Prickly business: New pet leads to hedgehog breeding for Graham family

For the Graham family, their hedgehog adventure started a little over a year ago when their oldest son, Hudson, now 11, wanted a hedgehog for ... Read more

3 months ago by María Camp.

Add splendor to your porch or patio with colorful container gardening

Gardening in containers is one of the most versatile and creative forms of garden design. Planting a container garden is much like creating a floral ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Spinning yarns: Robin Swindle, Phil Campbell spinner, tells her story

Robin Swindle’s love of working with yarn started more than 20 years ago, when she bought an illustrated book and used it to teach herself ... Read more

3 months ago by María Camp.

Keeping the travel budget in check

Can you hear the ocean waves calling your name? Or are you looking forward to a nice staycation at home? Either way, one thing is ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Be first by being last?

When you don’t like what’s being said, change the conversation. Many of us of us are familiar with that old saying, and most of us ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Change moves us forward

It’s that time of year when all of us start anticipating a change from the cold of winter to the warmer days that come with ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Distinguished Through the Decades: 1991, Amanda (Ray) Rushing

Today Amanda (Ray) Rushing is wife to Heath and mother of four. In 1991, she was representing Franklin County as Junior Miss. Read more

3 months ago by Alison James.

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