When she was 11 years old, Lexi Bearden, 16, of Oxford started fishing with her dad during the summer. She said she fell in love with fishing. Bearden will be a junior this fall at Oxford High School. This was her first year as an angler on the Oxford High School fishing team.

Father knows best … or so we’ve been told.

The White Plains Fire Department recently received the Presidential Service Award for the hours its members spent volunteering in 2015.

Rebecca Burt is giving programs at libraries this month about her father’s book "Recollections: My Folks and Fields." Her father, Eddie B. Rozelle, wrote the book in the late 1950s. It is set in the Hatchett Creek area of Clay County. Recently, Burt finished a two-year project of re-editing …

Over the past month I have tasted a plethora of sauvignon blancs from across the globe. This has been an onerous task.

Local author Robert G. Wilkerson’s The Road to the Resurrection has just been published by the Birmingham based publishing company, Christian Way Press.