SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Of the many things that might warrant the attention of a seasoned congressman running for re-election, ordering custom 100% cotton campaign T-shirts surely couldn't be near the top of the list.But a newspaper writing about a... Read More.
I suggested to a recent college graduate asking for career and life advice that he move his new bride to Sylacauga and start a family here. Some would ask, “Why?” I always answer, “Why not?” Then, I offer to... Read More.
Effective, today, July 31, 2018, all Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) nationwide are required to be Smoke-Free. I would like to introduce myself to the Sylacauga News community. My name is Michael C. Threatt and I am the new Executive... Read More.
By Todd StacyThe biggest story in the political world right now is President Donald Trump’s impending appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court. And, like most big political stories, Alabama is right in the middle of it.Justice Anthony Kennedy’s announcement... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - When Congress passed the Omnibus Appropriations Act last week, it recognized the critical role that radio and television stations play during times of crisis. And that's especially good news.The bill, signed by President Trump on March... Read More.
I can’t remember not knowing Jim Nabors.My mother, only four years older, taught him in one of her first years at Sylacauga High School. His sister Ruth was head of nursing at Sylacauga Hospital, where my dad was administrator.My... Read More.
Watching the news each day usually evokes emotions like shock, anger, or anxiety. Crime never ends but only gets a little closer to our doorstep. Sickness seems to be lurking around every corner and among our family and friends.... Read More.