Everything in life is better with bacon.
Health & Fitness column
Everyone associates this time of the year with Halloween and, of course, that means … getting lots of candy. Beyond that, though, the fall season means new veggies, including pumpkins.
Mary Braswell takes you on a look back to pages of The Albany Herald in October 1899.
A Quebec political party proposes to ban the wearing of religious symbols by government employees.
I assume Hamilton, Ohio, is a nice middle-of-the-road values kind of place, probably the kind of the place to raise a family and enjoy summer cookouts. Well, that kind of place unless you live next door to Edwin Tobergta.
Public safety column
As autumn sets in, the weather cools, and we begin looking forward to the holiday season, the Dougherty County Sheriff’s Office wants to thank you for your support by hosting our 4th annual “Building Unity in the Community” cookout. The cookout will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26, at C.W. Heath Park from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. C.W. Heath Park is located on Jordan Street, just off Maple Street This event is our way of saying thanks to the citizens of our community.
No matter how things change, they stay the same at the state fair.
The Dixie Diva
They all come with some kind of a price and all with a certain amount of disappointment, but still Rodney keeps trying.
The Old Rocker
Wayne Cochran of Thomaston, Ga., has written approximately 60-70 songs and the only one to reach the Top 40 was “Last Kiss.”
My friend Ann found a note on the pew at church one Communion Sunday. Scribbled in a child's hand, it read: Daddy wen do we do the drinking?
The Rev. Creede Hinshaw talks about the lack of action on the part of congregations to oppose legislation that negatively impacts the poor.
Thousands of people now have chickens as pets, with no intention of eating them or their eggs.
It was an autumnal social (the leaves on the small hardwood in my backyard are emerging from green to rust, so fall is here) of old friends where food and drink were just right and stories were being told without restraint. Unbridled. Everybody had one or two, which led to four or six or eight or more.
The Dixie Diva column
Any self-respecting Southern woman has a list of casserole recipes a mile long ready to bake at a moment’s notice. You got a sickness or a death in your family, we’ve got just the casserole for you.
Health and Fitness column
Fall is here! It’s an exciting time of year. The leaves will be falling, and the weather will be getting cooler -hopefully! Parents love it because kids are back in school and there is some normalcy back in their schedule. I like it because it is the second biggest season for those getting started on a fitness program.