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Put safety first: put phone down while driving

It’s been almost a month since the state of Alabama began officially enforcing its hands-free law, and we want to stand behind the message. If ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Roxy holds annual Great Pretenders show July 13

The official 43rd annual W. C. Handy Music Festival of the Shoals will take place July 18-28.  The festival events can be found on the ... Read more

1 week ago by Susie Hovater Malone.

Don’t miss Franklin Living

Make sure not to miss the July/August issue of Franklin Living. For subscribers, it should be inside your newspaper. It’s also available in yellow boxes ... Read more

2 weeks ago by María Camp.

AEA supports public education, employees

The Alabama Education Association is dedicated to working hard for public education, its employees, support staff and postsecondary employees. In the most recent session of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Susie Hovater Malone.

Proud to be an American

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off the bat: The United States of America is not a perfect country.  Sure, the U.S. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Keep summer dangers in mind

It’s been heating up outside for the past several weeks, but now it’s official: It’s summertime in Alabama. For most of us, it’s time for ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

June celebrates Alzheimer’s, Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month.  The Alzheimer’s Association established the Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month in 2014 to encourage everyone to take charge of ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Susie Hovater Malone.

Festival fun fills Phil Campbell Park

Ah, the heat. And the humidity. Summer has fully settled in, I suppose. I ventured out this weekend to peruse one of our local festivals ... Read more

3 weeks ago by María Camp.

Juneteenth deserves your attention

Who among us doesn’t love a good holiday? People’s favorites vary, of course. According to Statista, a company that shares statistics, reports and insights from ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

GFWC Alabama holds orientation

The GFWC Alabama Board of Directors orientation took place June 8 in Birmingham at the GFWC Alabama state headquarters. GFWC Alabama President Becky Vansant conducted ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Susie Hovater Malone.

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