MONTGOMERY – Gov. Robert Bentley, the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs, and the Alabama Legislative Black Caucus hosted the first Alabama Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Presidents’ Retreat on Wednesday at the Wynfield Estate, according to a press release.

LOACHAPOKA -- Winterboro’s high school baseball team crushed Class 1A, Area 6 foe Loachapoka 12-1 in six innings Wednesday.

Students are yelling, cursing, hitting and screaming at teachers and nothing is being done but teachers are being told to teach and ignore the behaviors. These students know there is nothing a teacher can do.

In our busy lives, a to-do list keeps us focused on what we should be doing. Wouldn't it be great if everyone operated that way?

Several women of The Rocky Zion Baptist Church made pillowcase dresses for African girls as their mission project for 2016.