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FARMING ON THE FLY: Wooleys bring innovative drone crop dusting to Alabama

The sun was out but the morning air was chilly. Tyler Wooley was leaning over a table, squinting to see the image on the computer ... Read more

2 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

LIGHTNING STRUCK: Larry Allen’s unique vessels on display at Johnson Center for the Arts

The first moment, Larry Allen saw vessels formed on the potter’s wheel, he was fascinated almost beyond belief. “Lightning struck,” he said. “I knew I ... Read more

2 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

AMBASSADORS FOR PEACE: Korean War veterans honored with medals

The Embassy of the Republic of South Korea is honoring Korean War veterans with the Ambassador for Peace medal. The medal is an expression of ... Read more

2 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

Classic Christmas song holds special meaning to some

“The 12 Days of Christmas” is a fun song that is sung around the Christmas holidays that really doesn’t seem to make a lot sense. ... Read more

2 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

LOVE LETTER: Botts rediscovers 50-year-old message to her children

Ella Lou Bundrick Botts didn’t cry until she began to read the letter. But it mattered not to her that she was among distinguished and ... Read more

2 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

CHIEF CANINE: Former Brundidge police chief’s dog a local legend

This story should start, “Once upon a time …” because it’s that kind of story. But it won’t. That might imply that it’s a fabrication ... Read more

3 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

FAMILY TRADITION: Jabe Harden opens barbeque restaurant

Jabe Harden felt rather secure in the workplace; after all, he had been with the company10 years. So when the ax fell and he was ... Read more

3 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

COMING HOME: Friends to gather at old country church

If Thomas Wolf’s belief was right, then you really “can’t go home again.” But, if mistaken, even slightly, then going home again just might be ... Read more

3 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

BILLY GOAT GRASS: Renfroe brothers reminisce on old-time tradition

Perhaps the cause of it was the extremely cold weather this year. Maybe it was the lunar eclipse or the fires out West or maybe ... Read more

3 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

PAINTING HISTORY: Benton creates book cover, becomes character

Stranger things have happened. But not much stranger than a written conversation between Pike County artist Mike Benton and General Andrew Jackson. It was during ... Read more

3 years ago by Jaine Treadwell.

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