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Reporter pays a visit to Beauregard, Trump

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This is Pam’s personal account as she toured the wreckage of Beauregard’s E4 tornado, as well as being onsite for President Trump’s visit. “We Love you all!” We Love the state of Ala- bama.” These were the words that was spoken from President Donald Trump on Friday in Beauregard, AL, at the Providence Baptist Church […]

Blasingame, Ennis in runoff for vacant council seat

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LaFayette residents will have to wait another thirty days before the empty seat on the LaFayette City Council District B will be filled. The unofficial results from last Tuesday’s elec- tion in District B were Charlotte Blasingame ob- taining 66 votes and former LaFayette Mayor and City Councilman David Ennis getting 40 votes. Shannon Hunter […]

Former editor pays homage to Mike Hand

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By Chris Busby We sat there in his liv- ing room chatting, talking about our families, his grandchildren, my new son, my dad’s new grandchil- dren, and life in general. That was a week and a half ago; and then Thursday he was gone. The suddenness of it almost makes it unbeliev- able. I’m so […]

Sports

Bulldogs capture holiday tourney, remain unbeaten

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The LaFayette Bull- dogs invaded the Handley Holiday Tournament this past weekend in Roanoke, AL and walked away as champions of the tourna- ment. For the third time this year , the LaFayette Bull- dogs and the Valley Rams met up on the hardwood last Monday. This was ar guably the most competitive meet- ing […]

Potts named new national logger president

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Newly-appointed U.S. Forest Service Chief Vicki Christiansen addressed the American Loggers Coun- cil (ALC) during its 24 nd Annual Meeting. The meeting, held Oct. 11-13, brought loggers, ALC sponsors and others from across the country to Seaside, Ore. for logging demonstrations, special events and industry dis- cussions. As custom, the annual meeting was held in […]

Bulldogs playoff bound after crushing Horseshoe Bend

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The LaFayette Bulldogs are playoff bound. On last Friday the night the Bulldogs se- cured a spot in the 2018 Alabama 2A Playoffs with a smashing of the Horseshoe Bend Gener- als. The Bulldogs domi – nated the Generals with a 35-6 win. Once again senior quarterback Jaelin McCurdy put together another stellar game with […]

School

Five Points Honor Roll

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All A’s: 1st Grade: Jeremy Huguley, Adrian Kyles)Savannah Luse, Nolen Tollison, Isabella Tucker, Navaeh·Ann Willis. A’s & B’s: 1ST Grade: Ethan Holloway. All A’s 2nd Grade: Keegan Craig, Sierra Harpelj Matthew Hull. A’s & B’s 2nd Grade: Payden Baker, Adam Bryan, Peyton Carter, TourinDavis, Payton Fields. All A’s 3’d Grade: Charles Gray, Skyler Luse, Ja’marion […]

Local News

Valley students receive dose of reality

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Valley students receive dose of realityStudents at Valley High School were given a genuine “dose of reality” Friday during an assem- bly program presented by Linda Dutil, RN emer- gency room nurse from the state of Maine who currently travels across the country, talking to elemen- tary, middle, high school and college students about making […]

Columns

Reflections

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God Really Cares How do you react when trouble comes? Do you become pes- simistic? Depressed? Are you difficult to be around because you lash out at oth- ers? Do you find yourself angry at God because things haven’t turned out as you hoped they would? Few people have dif- ficulty believing God cares for […]

Opinion

Mike’s Musings Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor Why, Oh Why, Must We Change Time?

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I think it’s time to give the boot to daylight saving time. That’s right, I don’t know about you, but the hour of lost sleep Sunday morning, and the driving to work in the dark- well, I’m just not crazy about it.To that end, Rep. Michelle Hoitenga has introduced in the Michigan legislature a bill […]

My Garden Of Life

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