Hosting exhibit is quite an honor

In my three years of covering news for Franklin County, I have come to realize that when the city of Red Bay sets out to ... Read more

Capitol Report for July 2013

It’s certainly good to see the construction beginning on our two schools destroyed by the tornados of 2011, those being Hackleburg and Phil Campbell. I ... Read more

Bernice Holmes Sweeney II

Bernice Holmes Sweeney II, 76, died Monday, July 15, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center. Read more

My turn to join in the fun

For the past few weeks I have been getting people across the county to answer questions for our “Getting to Know Your Neighbor” feature in ... Read more

Summer camps are a great way for kids to stay active

Ahh, the days of summer. Summertime means a lot of things, but to the youth of Franklin County, the months of June and July mean ... Read more

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  2. Governor playing politics with people’s livelihoods
  3. Parents, fans, players out of hand with criticism
  4. Sneaking in the back door
  5. Some lessons are unexpected
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Capitol Report for June 27

It was really a thrill to recently see so many World War II Fighter Planes fly into the Muscle Shoals airport. It was great ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Thanks to Community Spirit Bank

We would like to thank Community Spirit Bank for partnering with the EverFi - Financial Literacy Program and allowing Russellville High School to be part ... Read more

‘Go local’ and support your community bank

Dear Editor, The word “sustainability” can be linked to a lot of our local activities these days – whether it’s reusing or recycling products that ... Read more

Thanks for all the help

The Chucky Mullins Memorial Scholarship committee would like to thank all those who helped to make the fourth annual Chucky Mullins Memorial golf tournament a ... Read more

Thanks for all the support

The Russellville City Schools Education Foundation is very grateful for the wonderful support shown by those who bought dinner tickets and attended our first annual ... Read more

Law Day is designed to educate on legal system

Each year the nation observes Law Day on May 1. Law Day is designed to educate people of all ages about the legal system and ... Read more