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Nauvoo looking at replacing water deposits with origination fees

NAUVOO - The Nauvoo Town Council may replace water deposits for new service with an origination fee as the town is stuck with an account with refund money that it cannot spend. 


Vinegar to the rescue again

Dear Heloise: I recently moved into an apartment that had been vacant for several months. The one bathroom that I am not using has a …
Danny Cain

Snakes are more beneficial than most believe

You know there are actually very few things in this world that I hate (Christmas shopping, traffic, and large crowds are the …

Anne’s Orzo Salad

I went home to Athens, GA weekend before last for my not-to-be-named high school reunion.  I will say that it’s over 25 and under …

New telehealth law includes important patient protections

Alabama physicians will have to brush up on their “webside manner” now that a new law is on the books to improve the delivery of …
Governor Kay Ivey gave gave remarks and toured Tiffin Motor Homes Monday May 9, 2022 in Red Bay, Ala.

Vote ‘Yes’ on the State Parks Amendment on May 24

Alabama State Parks provide improved access to some of the state’s most scenic and picturesque areas – from our state’s highest …
Danny Cain

Bird flu is cause for caution, not alarm

Recent press coverage has many Alabamians concerned about avian influenza and how it could impact backyard birds and poultry flocks. …


Brileigh Yahn

Brileigh Yahn, 21, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2022. Arrangements will be announced later by Collins-Burke Funeral …

Charles Edward Willcutt

November 16, 1938 - May 22, 2022Charles Edward Willcutt, 83, of Oakman, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022, at UAB Palliative …

Robert Riley Gray

Robert Riley Gray born February 28, 1938 has gone to meet the lord on May 19, 2022. He was an Army officer CW3, retired Army after 22 …

Alfred Eugene Mancill

Alfred Eugene Mancill passed at 4:37 a.m. May 19, 2022 from cancer at a Virginia hospital. He was born October 27, 1942 in Caryville, …

John William Pike Sr.

John William Pike Sr., 85, of Carbon Hill, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022, at his residence.Family will be receiving friends …
Letters to the Editor
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pineview Landfill must close in 2025

Seventy years is a lifetime. After decades of calling this area home, it is sad for me to think that my kids and grandkids will only know Sumiton and Dora as where the dump is.

Letter to the Editor: Pistol permit money should all remain with local departments

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