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Chambers County Rodeo Arena received funds

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2On Wednesday of last week, state officials were in LaFayette to present a check in the amount of $22,415.86 to cover the costs of some improvements at the Chambers County Rodeo Arena. Members of the Chambers County 4-H Southern Cross drill team are shown above holding the facsimile check. They include Emily Kilpat#rick, Kyndal Bowling, […]

Genetic Modifications

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By Bill Frazer At the Chambers County Forestry Planning Meeting last fall we had a tree geneticist address tree genetic engineering. Paul Jeffreys showed us photos of the most genetically modified Loblolly pines that have 6 feet per year in height growth. That is 3 times the height growth of field run Loblolly Pine. The […]

Softball team seeks to use baseball field

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By Alton Mitchell Outdoor activities are certainly on the minds of local officials and citizens lately as projects such as LaFayette’s new city park are beginning to develop and downtown beautification projects are taking shape through the streetscape projects in downtown LaFayette. In addition to these projects a proposal brought before LaFayette last week is […]

Sports

Rebel JV boys lose state champ game

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By: Ashley Oliver- Correspondent The JV boys traveled to Cornerstone Christian to play in the JV State Championship games on Saturday. In the single elimination event the Rebels faced the Abbeville Generals and were defeated 39-21. Payton Allen was the high scorer with 10 points, Joshua Holiday scored 9 points and Brody Smoot added 2 […]

Panthers edge Bulldogs, 61-55

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Story & Photos By Pamela Holloway Correspondent That’s right rivalry week in January.   Due to a make up game, the LaFayette Bulldogs and the Lanett Panthers are set to go to battle two times in a stretch of five days.   The first of two games between the LaFayette Bulldogs and the Lanett Panthers […]

Rebels slip by Springwood

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Story & Photo By Ashley Oliver Correspondent From the beginning of the game everyone present in the Chambers Academy gym knew it would be a close one. After falling to Springwood earlier in the season the Rebels had something to prove. What they proved is that it is was possible to play and win against […]

School

VHS class donates to Humane Society

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Ms. Mary Ferrell’s class at Valley High School, made a very generous donation to Chattahoochee Humane Society this year for Christmas. Instead of giving gifts to each other, they bought gifts for the animals at CHS. What an incredibly kind and compassionate group of young people. Thank you, Ms. Ferrell, and thank you class! The […]

Local News

Pike celebrates 100th birthday

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By Marie A. Leak Valley, Alabama Have you ever attended a Birthday Party for someone who reached the age of 100? I can proudly say that I have. On Saturday, December 17, my Granddaddy Mr. Billie Pike of Standing Rock, Alabama was the guest of honor and birthday boy at his 100th Birthday Party. The […]

Columns

Mike’s Musings – Say it isn’t so-no more circus

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By Mike Wilcox, Publisher I was a bit distraught when I heard the news that the Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Greatest Show on Earth would be no more. As a youngster and even in my youth, I enjoyed the circus. Whenever the circus would set up tents in our small town, my parents made […]

Adam and Eve

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Know Your Pets

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Congressman Mike Rogers

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Round Our Town

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Opinion

Appreciates Homecoming coverage

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Dear Editor Wilcox: Thank you so much for running the article about County Line’s Homecoming and the historic picture on the front page of The LaFayette Sun. We appreciate your generous allotment of space very much. We congratulate you on your community and state coverage, and we look forward to receiving the paper each week. […]

Governors are a disgrace

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Being sick (part 2)

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Hunting the Good Stuff

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