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Crenshaw communities create family friendly facilities

Rural communities boast amenities which attract residents — ready access to nature’s beauty, neighbors who feel like family, ...

Lanell Smith

Neighbors help neighbors navigate life challenging moments

Individuals and communities experience challenging moments, when life gets tough and circumstances seem almost too difficult to bear ...

Opinion

When giants fall, communities mourn together

Grief is hard. It just is. When a loved one dies, individuals mourn the loss, and lean on ...

Lanell Smith

Rural elected, appointed officials regularly available to meet community needs

Citizens of rural communities can sometimes feel the lack of amenities available to residents in large, urban areas. ...

Lanell Smith

Rural elected, appointed officials regularly available to meet community needs

Citizens of rural communities can sometimes feel the lack of amenities available to residents in large, urban areas. ...

Opinion

Our view: May a new year for Crenshaw County bring plenty of positive happenings

One chapter closes as another begins for many people who call Crenshaw County home. As our journey moves ...

Opinion

Our view: As gun restrictions loosen statewide, personal responsibility increases in importance

With the start of the new year in Alabama, the milestone marks the date new state laws passed ...

Lanell Smith

Holiday news coverage places emphasis on events, organizers

During the holiday season, communities and families gather to enjoy a variety of celebrations — Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, ...

Guest Columnist

Rolling offers thanks to all involved in Friendly City Homecoming Christmas show

By Lisa S. Rolling Kevin Sport, Mark Narmore and I would like to thank everyone who sponsored the ...

Opinion

Our view: Active shooter drills a necessity in an unfortunate reality

In rural towns like Luverne, we would like to think active shooter incidents we see with increased frequency ...

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