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FACES & PLACES: Washington is patron of Chilton County tennis

“The greatest thing I’ve done, I’ve encouraged young pros,” Washington said. Read more

Baker retires from dentistry practice after 50 years

After 50 years of practicing dentistry in his hometown, Dr. Curtis W. Baker donned his white coat to treat patients for the last time Wednesday ... Read more

Long considered MIA, soldier’s remains will return for burial

United States Army Master Sgt. Olen Berry Williams of Clanton will finally receive the memorial service and burial with full military honors he never had ... Read more

Survivor an example of how cancer touches everyone

Two years ago, Clanton resident Karen Easterling, 37, was the picture of health and happiness. But Karen became an example of why hundreds of people ... Read more

Shelby visits, talks economy

"Something has got to give in Washington," Shelby said. "We have got to rein in spending." Read more