Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Scotch-Irish

By Hardy Jackson A while back Parade magazine headlined what they described as “A Provocative Report” by former Navy Secretary James Webb. All over the...

Cherry Bruce shares favorite recipes, Thanksgiving memories

By Ann Cipperly After turning from a busy highway, a narrow road winds through dense forest under a canopy of fall leaves. Soon the land...

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers In March of this year, the Alabama Community College System took a giant leap forward when it brought on a giant in...

OHS Sports Roundup

By D. Mark Mitchell The Opelika football team defeated Daphne 15-5 in the first round of the AHSAA 6A playoffs last Friday night at Jubilee...

OHS Sports Roundup

By D. Mark Mitchell The Opelika Bulldogs tied with Wetumpka and Benjamin Russell for the Region 3 Championship, with each team finishing 5-1 in region...

Deer-hunting season

By Hardy Jackson Driving through the heart of Alabama last weekend I saw more than a few big pickups with dog crates in the beds. Hunting...

Connie Montgomery plans ahead for festive Thanksgiving ideas

By Ann Cipperly Nestled under towering trees, the Williamsburg style home of Connie Montgomery is welcoming with a festive wreath of fall leaves on the...

Inside the Statehouse

By Steve Flowers We still have the culmination of the race for the seat of Jeff Sessions set to be determined in less than five...

Broken

By Wendy Hodge Last year, I went zip-lining with two friends, the three of us eager to do something challenging. “Don’t do it!” our families...

Opelika beats Pelham 41-21

By D. Mark Mitchell First-year head football coach Caleb Ross finished his first regular season with a 7-3 record after beating Pelham 41-21 last Friday...