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GRADUATION 1987 By Charlotte Blasingame Graduation exercises have been set for Friday May 22 at 7:30pm at the Academy gymnasium. Jan Henderson is the class Valedictorian and Joanie Bowling is Salutatorian. Other seniors graduating are: James Walter Allen II, John Anthony Boone, Karissa Faye Cotter, Anthony Edward Eason, Danny Leon Green Jr., Finley Douglas Harmon, […]

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Whitlow has “busy week”

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By Pamela Holloway Correspondent Photo by Pamela Holloway LaFayette High Bulldog and soon to be Auburn Tiger Jatarvious Whitlow, had a pretty busy week. On Tuesday, Whitlow traveled to Montgomery for the ASWA Mr. and Ms. Basketball Player of the Year Ceremony. This was Whitlow’s second straight year being invited to the ceremony. Jatarvious is […]

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Commission proclaims LaFayette Day

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By Alton Mitchell The Chambers County Commission officially proclaimed April 3rd- April 8th as LaFayette Day for Valley Haven School. Commissioners also proclaimed May 3rd- May 6th as Hike/Bike/ and Run Week. The tradition of LaFayette Day for Valley Haven School is symbolic for the community. This year’s 20th anniversary of the event makes it […]

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Local youth win at Beef Expo March 17

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Class 4 Senior Showmanship winners at the 2017 Alabama Junior Beef Expo are pictured with Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell. From left are Parnell; Hannah Maddox of Collinsville in DeKalb County, first place; Sarah Parker of Lanett in Chambers County, second; Ashlyn Ruf of Athens in Limestone County, third; Sydni Benefield of Cullman in […]

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Coach’s Corner

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The game summary for Booker T. Washington vs LaFayette Softball   It was the season opener for the Lady Bulldogs on Thursday March 9, 2017. We went to a 5A school and competed very well. I, James Lucas, was happy on the way we played vs BTW. We had a few errors in the game […]

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Obituaries 3-8-17

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Mr. Cumbee Mr. Charles Cumbee, 94 of LaFayette, died Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the LaFayette Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11AM at the LaFayette First Baptist Church with the Rev. Bill Hand and the Rev. Jimmy Allen officiating, burial will follow at the LaFayette City Cemetery. Mr. […]

Days Gone By….Remembering When

Mike’s Musings – Disparity between box office hits and Oscars is alarming

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Another year of the Academy Awards has come and gone, culminated with the biggest mistake in Oscar history, when Warren Beatty, who was handed the wrong card, announced La La Land the winner for Best Picture, when in actuality it was Moonlight. That mistake, although a big deal too many Oscar pundits, pales in comparison, […]

Mike’s Musings – Fake news destroying my profession

Round our Town

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By Charlotte Blasingame Hope everyone saw or enjoyed the moon eclipse last Friday. Not only beautiful but as some would say breathtaking. By the time you are reading this, Valentine’s Day will be another one in the books so to speak, hope everyone enjoyed their special day. So happy to report Calvin Miller is recuperating […]

Mike’s Musings – Fake news destroying my profession