Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Lovell family hosts 35th annual dove shoot and dinner at family farm

By Ann Cipperly With horses grazing in the pasture as the sun lowers over the pines, three large tables are arranged under pecan trees at...

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers The very interesting and entertaining Republican Primary for our open U.S. Senate seat culminates this Tuesday with the clash between two Titans....

Dawgs defeat Chilton County 41-14

By D. Mark Mitchell Opelika (3-1, 1-0 in region) opened region play with a victory Friday night, defeating Chilton County 41-14 in Clanton. The Dawgs started...

Chamber staff shares favorite recipes for tailgating at homecoming

By Ann Cipperly Located in the historic 1895 Whitfield-Duke-Searcy house, the Opelika Chamber of Commerce has been instrumental in the growth and prosperity of Opelika...

Mr. Dave and the Barber Shop

By Hardy Jackson Some of you might recall a while back when Alabama set out to join all the other states in this Union of...

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers As I mentioned last week, we will have a plethora of political contests to follow next year and the field is beginning...

The Storm is coming!

By Wendy Hodge   The storm is coming. The weather channel is positively giddy with fear and predictions. “The worst we’ve seen in decades!” “Prepare yourself!”...

OHS Sports Roundup

By D. Mark Mitchell   Opelika High School, 2-1, defeated Carver 17-3 last Friday night at Bulldog Stadium. Opelika's stingy defense held the Wolverines to three points,...

The Hardy Jackson History Month-for-Everybody Plan

By Hardy Jackson In the middle of all the brouhaha over Black History Month and Confederate History Month some folks began asking if we need...

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers Labor Day is the traditional kickoff to an election year. Folks our quadrennial gubernatorial election year is going to be a doozy....