Hairspray perfect for Demopolis High

Next week Demopolis High School will become the first such institution in the state of Alabama to perform Hairspray. That distinction is an honor to ... Read more

CFO is critical hire for BOE in dire times

The Demopolis Board of Education had the unenviable task Friday of sitting through a quartet of hour-long interviews for candidates, each vying for the role ... Read more

Senate Bill 101 not good for rural areas

Senate Bill 101 does not need to pass. That much is apparent. In rural areas such as ours, it is hard enough to fund services ... Read more

Safety should not mean carelessness

Residents of Demopolis, Linden and other locales in Marengo County are pretty fortunate. They escape much of the violent and personal crime that plagues other ... Read more

Leaders spread word with reading program

Wednesday morning local business and civic leaders took part in Read Across America in celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Read Across America is an initiative ... Read more