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In Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind, Gerald O'Hara tells his daughter Scarlet: Land is the only thing in the world that amounts to anything, for tis the only thing in the world that lasts; and don't you be forgetting it! More...

Jackson Fire Department Report

Members of the Jackson Fire Department were paged to a wreck on Choctaw Bluff Road around 1 p.m., Saturday. More...

Is Hebron Spring our own fountain of youth?

It may seem odd that in this day and age when we all have an abundant supply of fresh, clean water available to us simply by turning on the faucet, that there are many of us in Clarke County who still prefer to get our water the old-fashioned way; fr More...

Economic developer better alternative than full-time mayor

The issue of a full-time Jackson mayor versus a full-time economic developer is being debated right now. More...

Hospital possibilities deserve close look

Another big issue that has come to the front burner is related to hospitals and health care. More...

Alabama Scene

Nepotism, waste and misspending rampant in state's two-year schools More...

Letter to the Editor

Proud to honor our heroes

Dear Editor, After reading the article by Ellen Williams on "The Greatest Generation," I felt led to try to write a letter to you. More...

Guest Column

Too many are too fat in Alabama and U.S. It seems everything I read lately contains a story about obesity in the United States. More...