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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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year 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

1 year ago by Staff Reports.

“Days Gone Bye”: Yes, we were young

I have a ceramic mold of an old Englishman’s head I bought in London many years ago. The artist did not leave out even one ... Read more

1 year ago by Tom Boggs.

The old man came knocking

In all these many years, I didn’t expect to miss even one newspaper deadline with my weekly column, but I’ve missed several, and may miss ... Read more

1 year ago by Tom Boggs.

MCAAPA: October is Family History Month

Now that we are into the month of October and we all notice the trees turning color around us, it’s good to remember that this ... Read more

1 year ago by Staff Reports.

Time to enjoy the most comfortable time of year

(Jerry Smyly write this outdoors column special to the Demopolis Times.) The rain and cooler weather have finally arrived to our small corner of West ... Read more

1 year ago by Staff Reports.

After victory, back to living

The year was 1946, and it was a good time to still be living. So many millions had perished at the hands of the Axis ... Read more

1 year ago by Tom Boggs.

A funny thing fell out of the sky

I reckon about as serious set of circumstances as you can face is going through all the procedures to jump out of a low flying ... Read more

2 years ago by Tom Boggs.

The strongest boy in or out of school

I’ve written about Lee Kirkham a number of times over the last 25 years.  I was raised with Jerry, the only child of Lee and ... Read more

2 years ago by Tom Boggs.

Learn the quarry you pursue

(This column was written by Jerry Smyly for the Demopolis Times.) It’s getting so very, very close to fall and hunting season. However, the heat ... Read more

2 years ago by Staff Reports.

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