A log truck collided with the back of a cement truck Friday afternoon on Highway 178 in Fulton in front of the First Baptist Church. The driver of the log truck lost control and overturned in the ditch. Neither driver was hurt. Photo by Barry H. Hendrix 020p1_xlg.jpg
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Writer visits Grove Hill

    The president of the Alabama Writers' Conclave recently visited with the Grove Hill Writers' Group and the Grove Hill Book Club and talked about the importance of writing and his latest book. Full Story


Quilts salute soldiers

    Marie Slade displays a "Home of the Brave" quilt that she and Ramona Kelley and members of the Cozy Quilters, a Thomasville quilting club, helped create for the families of those who have given their lives fighting for their country, in Iraq or els Full Story


CHS Old Timers meet

    The Coffeeville High School Old Timers Reunion was held at the school Saturday. Over 150 alumni, former students, teachers and friends attended. At right are retired senior high teachers Jean Hawk and Lyndal Scruggs. Full Story

The Coffeeville High School Class of 1957 was recognized as the 50-year class. Classmates, from front left: Dorothy Parden Newton, Mary Evelyn Knight Faircloth, Margaret Jane Autry Seymour, Janette Shepherd Hamilton, Faye Robinson Courington, Betty Mae Pugh Allday and William Harper. Middle: Jimmy Deas, Charles Huggins, Eddie Andress, Rose Robinson, Hank Dunagan and Leroy Bedwell.044p4_xlg.jpg

New Arrivals Announced

    Roberts Lee Roberts and Brittany Knight announce the arrival of a son, Jameson Lee Roberts, born Oct. 2, 2007 at Springhill Memorial Hospital in Mobile. He weighed 7 lbs., 2 ozs. and measured 20 inches. Grandparents are Robert C. Full Story

Blanks graduates basic

    Army National Guard Pfc. Samantha Blanks has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Full Story