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Days Gone Bye column: A hit and a miss this week

As sometimes happens in my weekly rambling, instead of hitting on just one subject, I might veer off ...

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Editorial: It’s important everyone is counted for Census 2020

With 2020 comes the ten-year Constitutional requirement of conducting a census to count the population of our cities, ...

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Juicy Crab is great even without the crab

A country boy who lived in Gallion all his life, joined the Navy one day and left his ...

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Ballot counting and cake walking

I have a painting of the old courthouse that burned in 1965 hanging in my office, and I ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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Old age memories can be amazing

I chuckled the other day as I related to a friend that right before 2020 dawned upon us ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Welcome 2020

It was so long ago that the principal at the elementary school greeted us at a school program ...

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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, ...

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“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 ...

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The old man came knocking

In all these many years, I didn’t expect to miss even one newspaper deadline with my weekly column, ...

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MCAAPA: October is Family History Month

Now that we are into the month of October and we all notice the trees turning color around ...

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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 ...

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