Waco councilmen on Monday heard that the city is now able to apply for Local Maintenance and Improvement Grants for 2019 and 2020, as well as the current year’s application for 2021.

A Haralson County Grand Jury on Friday declined to indict Superior County Judge Meng Lim on misdemeanor battery charges after his wife recanted her accusation.

Economist and prolific author Thomas Sowell turned 90 years-old this summer. He began his next decade giving socially distanced interviews online and on cable news programs. Always sharp-witted, he has become more self-effacing over the years, but he continues to challenge assumptions about …

Recently, out of curiosity and maybe boredom, I joined a crowd of folks at the Hubbard estate sale. I think the pull of estate sales might be seeing into the private lives of folks. After all, we were walking through the house with closet doors and cabinets open. It was like a walk into the …

Amber and Douglas Wolfe, of Bremen, welcomed a son, Everett Robert Wolfe, born on June 19, 2020, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, weighing 9 pounds and 14 ounces. Grandparents are Jim and Brenda Phillips and Shelley Martineau and Don Lyman.

Now days, many people love to put out feeders for hummingbirds. To see them flocking around these places, often fighting and dodging around, provides hours of pleasure watching.

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

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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.

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.