Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Circuses

Taking down the Big Top Back in 1871, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey circuses joined to create “The Greatest Show on Earth.” The other day...

Caleb Ross named new OHS football coach

By D. Mark Mitchell Caleb Ross is the new head football coach at Opelika High School. The Opelika City Schools System announced the hire through...

Mother, daughters enjoy cooking, gardening, arts

By Ann Cipperly Turning off Oakbowery Road into the driveway at Heather and John Hardin’s home on a rainy afternoon, a red hen has escaped...

Quiz on Politics

Are you as knowledgeable on politics as you should be? Take the following quiz and find out. 1. Ryan Zinke is currently (a) Secretary of...

Inside the Statehouse

Last week we handicapped some of the potential horses in the upcoming 2018 Governor’s Race. We mentioned Judge Roy Moore, PSC President Twinkle Cavanaugh,...

Tailgate Memories

Sunday afternoon, I found myself sitting in the bed of Loretta, Lucy’s 1978 Ford pickup truck. While sitting in the bed was nice, it...

OHS Sports Roundup

The search for the 22nd head football coach at Opelika High School is in the final stages. OCS Superintendent Dr. Mark Neighbors, OHS Principal...

Inside the Statehouse

We are on the cusp of one of the best political years in modern political history in the Heart of Dixie. Prior to the...

Keep a chicken casserole in the freezer for hectic days

By Ann Cipperly After a couple of hectic days recently, I came home late and checked the refrigerator, pantry and freezer trying to figure what...

Sassafras Bushes aren’t all bad

Sassafras Bushes aren’t all bad  By Bob Sanders Somebody brought up the subject of pole beans the other day, and we got to talking about the...