TALLADEGA -- The Talladega City Council unanimously endorsed the first phase of a comprehensive economic development strategy presented to them by City Manager Patrick Bryant on Thursday evening after spending much of the same meeting debating Bryant’s future with the municipality.

SYLACAUGA -- The Sylacauga High School boys soccer team defeated Lincoln 5-1 to win the 2017 Talladega County soccer tournament Saturday afternoon. It was the third straight county title for the Aggies.

MONTGOMERY -- We have unbelievable natural resources in Alabama starting with the Tennessee Valley and transcending to the beautiful white sands at Gulf Shores. Many of our natural resources have been exploited over the years. The prime example would be the exploitation of our rich vaults of…

Mardi Gras is coming up Tuesday, Feb. 28. Ash Wednesday follows the next day. Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent, which runs through April 13.

In our search for love, we need to start at the right place, and the Bible says, “God is love.”