HOWELL’S COVE -- Talladega County Central’s high school football team suffered a defeat to rival Talladega 33-20 on Friday night, but the Fighting Tigers lost much more than a game.

That is one of the things I love about this country, the constitutional freedoms that we all have. Nowhere in the U.S. Constitution does it say that only one belief, opinion or idea is allowed.

Approximately 70-75 descendants of J.D. and Ida Cochran gathered at Oxford Lake to celebrate their family's reunion Aug. 20. The Cochrans were from Talladega.

SYLACAUGA -- The foundation is prepared as work moves forward with building a home for the Keisha Hill family.