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Remember When: Happy Birthday, Irene Butler

     In 1926 hit songs of the day were “Blue Skies,” “Bye, Bye Blackbird,” “Someone to Watch Over Me,” “Ja Da, Ja Da, Jing, ... Read more

1 month ago by Sue Wilson.

Harvey O. Bass, Jr. WWII veteran

WW II veteran, Harvey O Bass, Jr. died on Jan 4, 2020. He was a resident of Florala. Mr. Harvey Bass, Jr.,was born in Freeport, ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Remember When: Historic Three Notch Road

 “Grab your coat and get your hat, Leave your worries on the doorstep. Just direct your feet to the sunny side of the street. Can’t ... Read more

2 months ago by Sue Wilson.

Thomasson-Hart families settled in Fairfield community

Today’s story is a continuation of the genealogy of the Cornelius Starr and Susannah (Henley) Thomasson family. The oldest child was a daughter, Nancy Adeline ... Read more

2 months ago by christophersmith.

Coffee County Arts to host Masters of Soul

In the early ’60s, some of the most iconic names in the history of popular music were discovered in the Motor City of Detroit, better ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Remember When: New Year’s Day Remembering Hank

“Hey, good lookin’, whatcha got cookin’…” On New Year’s Day, as I was in my kitchen cooking the traditional holiday meal of black-eyed peas and ... Read more

2 months ago by Sue Wilson.

Thomas R. Thomasson II’s descendants lived in Hopewell area

The current columns are featuring the children of Cornelius Star Thomasson, a Confederate Veteran who lived in the Fairfield/Hopewell communities. His third child, Thomas Randolph ... Read more

2 months ago by christophersmith.

Christmas for the troops in 1944

Seventy four years ago, many of our Alabama soldiers, along with their brothers in arms, were engaged in a life or death struggle to repel ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Do you know the legend of the Christmas candy cane?

The holidays we celebrate would not be complete without the sweet tradition of candy. Each holiday on the calendar seems to be linked to a ... Read more

2 months ago by Jan White.

Mancil-Thomasson marriage produced successful descendants

Today’s column will feature Erastus Melvin Thomasson who was a brother to the matriarch, Tempie Caroline Thomasson, wife of Frank Anderson, who was the subject ... Read more

2 months ago by Curtis Thomasson.

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