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Hinkle celebrates 97th

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Ruth Hinkle celebrated her 97th Birthday with friends at the home of Mrs. Shirley Koulianos on February 2nd. Pizza, ice cream and cake were served and everyone enjoyed an afternoon of playing cards.

Kindergarten registration set

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The Chambers County School District will conduct kindergarten registration the week of March 5 – 9, 2018. Any child whose fifth birthday is on or before September second is entitled to admission. Parents or guardians must provide proof of residence within each child’s school attendance zone, which may include any two of the following: Property […]

Mike’s Musings – Winter Olympics More Curiosity Than Competition

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Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor I’m not a fan of winter. I hate cold weather and I don’t like the snow and ice it sometimes brings. Back when I was a teen and young adult, my parents and colleagues attempted to coax me in to trying outside winter sports. I did snow ski a few times, but […]

My Garden Of Life – One Lucky Hunter

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By Jody Fuller “Ok, now,” he whispered. I exhaled, zeroed in, and squeezed the trigger. I can’t put into words how good I felt. Euphoria comes to mind. Last Thursday, I went deer hunting. George planned on taking me last year, but that never came to fruition. He planned on taking me earlier this season, […]

Inside the Statehouse – February 21, 2018

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By Steve Flowers The 2018 legislative session will be short and sweet. It is an election year. Historically, during the last year of a quadrennium, the legislature convenes early and passes the budgets, then goes home and campaigns for reelection to another four year term. Our forefathers, who wrote our 1901 Constitution must have been […]

Reflections – Nine Life Changing Words

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By Roger Campbell Ministries Nine words written long ago from a lonely Roman prison cell might, if heeded, break down most of the barriers that divide families, hinder the growth of churches and separate friends. Ten years earlier, Paul, the apostle, who penned these powerful words had visited Philippi, introduced a few there to faith […]

Humor – Nit Picking

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By Bill Frazer On the way to Auburn out of Valley, I noticed maintenance crews picking up litter along the interstate highway. There were probably 10 workers with their reflective vests on dragging large bags of debris in the median as well as on both sides of the lanes. It occurred to me that it […]

Book signing set

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A local writer is set to have a book signing here in LaFayette on Saturday February 24, 2018. “The Right Addiction” from Christian Faith Publishing author Pastor J. Burnett Jackson preaches about the need to devote oneself to the ministry of the Saints. As Pastor J. Burnett Jackson discovered after years of drug addiction, one […]

Rampey promoted

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By Alton Mitchell One of the most well-known names in the LaFayette Police Department will be getting a new title soon following action by the LaFayette Police Committee on last week and approval by members of the LaFayette City Council. Lieutenant George Rampey was promoted to the rank of Captain on last week. The promotion […]

City of Valley Police Log

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Police Reports for February 20, 2018: – Report of a Criminal Mischief 2nd in the 50 block of Reservoir Street – Report of a Theft of Property 4th in the 2900 block of 20th Avenue – Report of a Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle and a Theft of Property 2nd in the 400 […]