My love of bluegrass goes way back to my childhood when we’d sat around the living room and my Uncle Doug played his guitar and we all sang. In my immediate family, there were no other instrumentalists. We all sang but no one played. It was an enjoyable form of entertainment for us.

In Haralson County, where a passionate debate has erupted over the proposal to build a new landfill, the idea of a common ground existing between the two sides seems improbable. Yet, common ground is what Keep Haralson Beautiful has focused on for the last six years and it is where the group…

This month, we have been treated to delicious desserts, funny faces and art shows all while watching our daughter explore her varied interests.

Many years ago, when my children were little, I used to have a man come in with a bulldozer and make a dam across Greene’s Creek. This dam would allow the water to back up about waist deep and make a nice swimming hole. That dam would last for about a month, then it would be washed away, but…

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A wooded area less than half a mile from the Gold Creek subdivision, next to the Exxon station, is the proposed entrance road to a landfill and industrial park planned by Solid Solutions Development.

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A four-day string of unrelated accidents and crime left three dead and two injured last week in Haralson County.

I said, “Yes.” Not to the dress, but to something with less commitment than marriage. At least I hope it’s less commitment. I said yes when a friend asked if I wanted some sourdough starter. Sourdough starter has become hip again during the stay-at-home period of this pandemic. Several Faceb…

When I worked at Turtles’ Records in the early 1990s, I was introduced to the Pixies by my co-workers Laura and Gregg. They played the band’s 1991 album “Trompe Le Monde” during our shifts at the store, and then gifted me on my birthday with the first extended play (E.P.) of the band, “Come …

While riding down the road a few days ago I noticed that the catalpa trees are already bearing their long, bean-like fruit, and I smiled. In my mind, I went back to my childhood days, the times on the Tallapoosa River when I fished those coffee-colored waters using catalpa “worms” as bait.

Susan is 25 years old. She has a strong work ethic, is career-minded and a single mother.

Early voting has already begun in the runoff election for Haralson County sheriff and the two candidates vying for the seat are campaigning hard for the final election.

Walter Lee Price passed away on July 12, 2020, after fighting a long battle with lung disease.

Jared Vaca was recently granted a dream for an outdoor swingset by the Sunshine Foundation, which answers dreams to children with life-long chronic conditions such as: spina bifida, cerebral palsy, severe profound autism, Down syndrome, hydrocephalus, severe epilepsy, Sickle Cell Disease, bl…

At a special meeting on Friday, the Bremen Board of Education unanimously approved a $26.4 million fiscal year 2021 budget and a millage rate of 14.95 mills — the millage rate it has levied now for 13 years.

Herbert Osborne Smith, 73, of Tallapoosa, Georgia, died on July 14, 2020.

Terry Michael White, 64, of Carrollton, died on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.