Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Inside the Statehouse

The race for our open U.S. Senate seat will be the marquee political event for the remainder of this year.  It will be a...

Nature Walk

By Bob Sanders Anybody need a good hydro-electric engineer? I’ve had some experience in the field, the latest only recently, during the last trip over...

Memorial Day

By Hardy Jackson On Memorial Day  I think of Max Gillis. I never met him. All I have is the picture in an old copy of...

Tiffany Martin shares recipes, thoughts on motherhood

By Ann Cipperly Hand-painted favorite Bible verses are framed and placed in various rooms at the lovely home of Tiffany and Allen Martin in the...

When peninsular Florida was a paradise

During  my childhood and early teenage years, my knowledge of Florida was confined to the Panhandle beaches. As an Auburn student majoring in Fish...

Inside the Statehouse

Most times political columns are critical or derogatory of politicians. However, today I would like to share some positive observations from the first few...

A sweet church with sweet people

On Sunday, I was the guest speaker at Eagle Creek Baptist Church on Highway 49 between Dadeville and New Site. I’ve known about this...

The month of May

By Norma Kirkpatrick May is the shortest name of all the twelve months.  From the old English, a may was a young maiden, as in,...

OHS Sports Roundup

By D. Mark Mitchell The Opelika High boys track-and-field team won their third-straight AHSAA 6A outdoor track-and-field state championship in Gulf Shores last week, outscoring...

OHS Sports Roundup

By D. Mark Mitchell The OHS girls and boys soccer teams are heading to the second round of the AHSAA 6A playoffs. The Lady Bulldogs beat...