Sports Briefs

NECTAR YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL REGISTRATION will be Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the town hall. For more information, phone 914-1716. HAYDEN HIGH SCHOOL QUARTERBACK CLUB will host a bass fishing tournament on Saturday, March 17, at Smith Lake. The entry fee is $50 per boat (it is tax deductible) and preregistration will end March […]

4A Northeast Regional

Anniston comes into the regional as the favorite – at least according to folks around Anniston. The Lady Bulldogs’ only blemish on the season was a 64-57 loss at Jacksonville on Jan. 12 Anniston won the other three games against the Lady Golden Eagles. The Lady Bulldogs are led by 5’9 senior guard Tiakeefah Huguley and 6’0 sophomore forward Quanetria […]

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A glue called ‘grace’

Background Scripture:Galatians 5:2—6:18.Devotional Reading:2 Peter 1:3-8. There’s an old African proverb that says “When we go hunting ivory, we usually find that there is an elephant attached to it.” The same thing might be said of freedom: we can never be truly free if we do not see and respond to that which goes along with freedom, which is rarely […]


45, Dallas/ Selfville Community, died Feb. 15, 2012, at the residence. Born in Jefferson County, she was predeceased by her father Willis Ray McCay and aunt Marvena Youngblood. She is survived by her mother and stepfather Mary and Jimmy Love, Dallas/Selfville; brothers Jimmy (April) McCay, Locust Fork, and Randy (Nicole) McCay, Dallas/Selfville; daughter Ashley Raven Armstrong, Roanoke; aunt Dora Youngblood, […]