Opinion

Hospital sales tax back on track

ISSUE: Vehicles had mistakenly not been included in a sales tax increase approved by voters to fund the construction of a hospital. Read more

Hopeful for a successful school year

The beginning of school is upon us. Some parents are happy because they will get a break from their children and save money from being ... Read more

Thankful for donations to scholarship fund

Dear editor, I would like to thank the people and businesses of Jemison and Thorsby for their donations for the Community Outreach Scholarship Fund. This ... Read more

Religion Column: Triumph Over Tragedy: The Ryan Scott Story

When tragedy strikes, one’s faith is almost always tested. Tragedy can either bring families together or tear them apart. For the Scott family, it was ... Read more

Aunt Nancy and her Ford (Community Correspondent)

Nancy Yates was born in the Cooper community in 1887 to Samuel and Martha Webb Yates. Her Yates, Webb and Vinson ancestors had been pioneering ... Read more