March 24, 2011 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Troy Jones Community Garden to be dedicated at Spring Jubilee

Clarke County Arc (CCARC) will pay tribute to the late Troy Jones during its annual Spring Jubilee event, Saturday, April 2, with the unveiling of the Troy Jones Community Garden. More...

Local DAR members attend state conference

The Elizabeth Bradford Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution attended the Alabama State Conference held at the Auburn Hotel and Dixon Conference Center in Auburn from March 8 to March 10. Members attending were Regent Mrs. More...

Bumpers-Parton say vows in Gatlinburg, TN chapel

Wendy Kay Parton and Steven Phillip Bumpers, both of Ohatchee, exchanged wedding vows Friday, Feb. 25, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. at the Creekside Cove Chapel in Gatlinburg, TN. Rev. Bill and Jodie Chapmaux officiated. More...

Final Plans

Hawk-Criswell Catie Hawk and Lance Criswell will exchange wedding vows Saturday, March 26 in Fort Morgan. Ms. Hawk is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Horshok of Jackson. Mr. Criswell is the son of Ms. More...

Dogs and pet lovers have fun in Fulton

Big dogs, little dogs, fat dogs, skinny dogs, yappy dogs and quiet dogs...Fulton literally went to the dogs Saturday! The Voice for the Animals group hosted a 5K run and a one-mile pet trot to benefit animal efforts and a county shelter. More...

Memories & Recipes

Recipes for new cooks

I've been cooking so long that I tend to forget about the new cooks out there. I was asked for a very basic recipe the other day and started remembering that I really did not know my way around the kitchen when I first started cooking for a family. More...

St. Patrick’s bridge tourney benefits hospital

On St. Patrick’s Day, Sherry Hamilton and Pat Williams used their decorating talents - with the help from some mystic force - and transformed the Vivian P. Gilmore Civic Center into St. Patrick’s Game Room. More...

Griffin-Gates to marry April 9 in Megargel church

Jack and Glenda Griffin of Goodway announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Marie Griffin, to Richard Brandon Gates, son of Jerry Gates of Thomasville and Bonnie Hudson of North Pole, Alaska. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. More...

Little support for extending deer season

Speakers at conservation advisory board meeting mostly opposed

By an overwhelming margin, people who participated in public testimony at theAlabama Conservation Advisory Board meeting in Vestavia March 12 expressed opposition to the extension of deer season into February. More...