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Column: Local Boy Scouts remain strong, focused on mission

On Tuesday, the national organization of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to achieve two key objectives: equitably compensate victims ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Remembering two words that just seem to pop out

I find myself thinking more and more about dear passed on friends, and some of the language they might have used from time to time.  ... Read more

3 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Guest Column: Prevent coronavirus in schools with these tips

The leaders and administration of the Demopolis City School System are operating under the guidance of the Alabama State Department of Education and the Alabama ... Read more

3 months ago by Kyle Kallhoff.

Sorta old-fashioned hog killing

Got an invitation from old friend, Roe Tucker, to show up at his place for a big breakfast, and then stay around for what used ... Read more

3 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Around that dining room table

Our cozy little house over on Boggs Street was mighty small by today’s standards, but to us, it fit just fine, including that little bitty ... Read more

4 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Days Gone Bye: Remembering laughter in the woods

It has been quite awhile since I would call myself a hunter or even much of a fisherman, but I do have many lighthearted memories ... Read more

4 months ago by Tom Boggs.

OPINION: Include community in your plans for the New Year

Here we are at the opening of a brand new decade. Am I the only one who feels like Y2K was just a few years ... Read more

5 months ago by Robert Blankenship.

Old age memories can be amazing

I chuckled the other day as I related to a friend that right before 2020 dawned upon us my mind was carried back to a ... Read more

5 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Some of best hotdogs made in Alabama

In several of my “musings” recently I have talked about getting a good hotdog. There are a few places around where you can get “okay” ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

Give me a dollar’s worth please

I’d pull up to a service station in Daddy’s Pontiac, and hold one finger out the window, indicating I only had a dollar for gas, ... Read more

5 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Welcome 2020

It was so long ago that the principal at the elementary school greeted us at a school program and said, “This is the class of ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

The citizen soldier remembered

I have used this picture of General Eisenhower speaking to paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division on June 5, 1944 before, but it just jumps ... Read more

6 months ago by Tom Boggs.

The ‘57 bunch of 62 years past

I haven’t used a picture in a while, so here is the photo of the first 11 of the 1957 Linden Red Devil football team. ... Read more

7 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Where we might ought not to have been

We didn’t often venture too far from home way back yonder, ‘cept maybe walking over to Indian Mounds, Back Bone Ridge and the like as ... Read more

7 months ago by Tom Boggs.

Wellness Tips: Two more simple tips for good health

(This column was written by Betsy Adams for the Demopolis Times.) We know that replacing healthy habits for unhealthy ones will improve our health vastly. ... Read more

7 months ago by Staff Reports.

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