SINGINGS DELIVERANCE NOW TABERNACLE, 1415 Fairview Church Road, Cleveland, will have The Lataste Family for singing New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, at 8 p.m. Bishop/pastor Tim McMonigal, 205-540-1016, or copastor Angie Gaither, 205-965-8426. VALLEY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH will have singing Saturday, Jan. 2, at 6 p.m. with the Spurgeons as specials. Randy Hathcock is singing chairman, and Jeff Logan is […]

Tips for finding college money

If you’re headed to college, following these tips from KHEAAAlabama can give you the edge in the yearly race for scholarship dollars. * Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after January 1. The FAFSA is used to apply for state and federal student aid. File online at •Look for local scholarships in […]

Alabama Scene

The hypocrisy of politics

When Dr. Parker Griffith, serving as a Democrat in the State Senate from Huntsville, decided to seek election to Congress two years ago, the political operatives from the Republican Congressional Campaign Committee (RNCC) opened up a “no holds barred” smear campaign against him. They accused the doctor of failing to give cancer patients proper treatment for personal monetary gain. The […]

From the Archives

The Southern Democrat, December 31, 1925

Fire at Cleveland Cleveland had another disastrous fire Monday night. The post office, Box and Son’ store and the barber shop went up in smoke. The fire originated in the Box and Son’s store and was discovered between and 11 and 12 o’clock and quickly spread to the other buildings. Nothing from the store was saved. Roscoe Bynum was living […]


New Year’s Resolutions

As the New Year begins, many people try to make their bad habits end and good habits begin. Out of shape people are taking up exercise by going to the gym. Some people are giving up smoking. It is the time of year when everybody tries to become somebody else, the time of year when no one is acting normal. […]

2009-12-30 E-Edition

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