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.

Where there’s smoke, there may be not just a fire, but a forest fire. Even as Hillary Clinton continues to deny and make light of the growing integrity scandal surrounding her use of a private email system while secretary of state, the smoke is only thickening.

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.