January 2, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Chance & Scyrene

Monroe Intermediate students recognized for accomplishments

The Monroe Intermediate School in the Packers Bend community of Lower Peach Tree has been very busy these past few weeks. The students there were recently recognized for their academic excellence at the Monroe County School Board meeting. More...

Greasepit Grammar

You administer; you don’t administer to...

Suzanne Barnhill, chief consultant to the Redneck Academy of Linguistics, placed an article about Jews in China before the RAL’s weekly meeting around the greasepit at Wade’s Dixieco. More...

Some of the top stories of 2013

Arrest made in murder of T’ville business owner Jarvis Culpepper has been indicted on two counts of capital murder in the Sept. More...

Steen concludes 30-year banking career

A retirement reception for Robert Steen (right, above) was held at the main office of First United Security Bank Friday afternoon, Dec. 20. More...

County, state offices will be on ballots for voters to decide in ’14

It is a new year and an election year to boot. In 2014 Alabama voters will elect a governor and several other state officials and judges, all state legislators and a number of county officials. County races More...

Fulton celebrates Christmas

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This soup’s even better the second time around

Your guests will welcome a steaming bowl of this vegetable bean soup on a cold winter night. It tastes even better reheated, so it’s a good choice to prepare in advance. Hearty Minestrone More...

Educated Guesses 2014

For the 33rd consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming year. MySpace returns, AR social media use to spike More...