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Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

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By Mike Wilcox, Publisher So summer has officially arrived, at least according to the calendar. For most of us summer arrived a couple of weeks ago when the sweltering heat made its return and we engaged in all sorts of outdoor activities. My first summer weekend began innocently enough by shoveling a dump truck load […]

Little Girls and Slime

Little Girls and Slime

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By Jody Fuller What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice and everything nice, of course. Perhaps, that is why they like things so sparkly. I’m a guy. I’m as simple as they come, so I don’t really need anything sparkly, other than maybe a fishing lure. Just give me neutral on most things, […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

Can this be true?

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By Paul Richardson ABC News recently released a survey of the ten best jobs and the ten worse jobs in America. While I question the results, here is the official list, starting the 10 best. 10 -computer analyst 9 – physical therapist 8 – optometrist 7 – occupational therapist 6 – dental hygienist (Not me, […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

Round Our Town

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By Charlotte Blasingame Are you still counting the rainy days with me? Last count on Monday June 5th was 5 days with the total on June 19th being 13 days. According to the weather report we should expect more rain this week.. We are at 13 days for the month leaving us only 2 days […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

The world is changing

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By Paul Richardson Our world is changing at a blinding pace that is accelerating with each passing day. Thanks to the Internet, information travels at a speed that would have been unimaginable at other times in human history, and our technological capabilities are advancing at a rate that is exponentially increasing. What all of this […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

Kids spell love T-I-M-E

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By Jody Fuller I’ve never been much of a Barbie man. I was always more of a G.I. Joe – Stretch Armstrong kind of guy. Barbies were just too girly for me—even Ken. Barbie’s beau is the original metrosexual, which is defined as a young, urban, heterosexual male with liberal political views, an interest in […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?

Inside the Statehouse 6-14-17

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By Steve Flowers Those of us who follow Alabama politics had circled June 6, 2017 as the beginning of the 2018 governor’s race. However, we did not foresee Donald Trump’s election as President in November and the subsequent appointment of our U.S. Senator, Jeff Sessions, as his Attorney General, thus, opening a U. S. Senate […]

Relay for Life in LaFayette Friday

Round our Town 6-14-17

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By Charlotte Blasingame After celebrating a wonderful weekend with family we are home! Really enjoyed a few days with my daughter Anjanette Montano from Hedgesville, West Virginia! So hard to believe on Wednesday she and her husband will be boarding a plane traveling to New Mexico to enjoy a reunion with his family! Monday night […]

Mike’s Musings – So this is summer?