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Educators are special people

We spent Saturday night at Mother’s – the perfect halfway point between Brewton and Troy.  The T.R. Miller band was invited to join other high ... Read more

Sexting numbers are scary

After reading how District Attorney Steve Billy outlined the numbers on teen sexting, it should scare parents. Let’s recap: • 75 percent of teens 12-17 ... Read more

Pay it forward teaches lesson

  The boy seemed to have walked straight off a movie set was my first thought as we approached the grocery store checkout line. His ... Read more

Be a parent, not a friend

For more than a week, news of child sex abuse has dominated headlines, and believe it or not, it’s nothing new. Most officials would say ... Read more

Talk to your children

Where children gather, so will sex offenders – whether it be near our homes, schools, churches, civic organizations, sports teams or playgrounds. While it’s true ... Read more

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We’re not for same sex marriage

Many of readers will have seen that the Presbyterians have been in the news a good bit lately. Many news outlets have been reporting that ... Read more

Covenant says ‘thanks’ to volunteers

A special “thank you” to all the volunteers who helped bake wonderful cakes and pies and helped at our annual Covenant Hospice bake sale that ... Read more

City judged on its ‘beautiful blooms’

Congratulations to Brewton on your very first entry in the America in Bloom (AIB) competition! America in Bloom’s goal is to assist communities in becoming ... Read more

Mom thanks ‘Project Eagle’

I would like to take this time to thank the coordinators on behalf of all the parents who have their children in the Project Eagle ... Read more

Putt-Putt coming to Brewton?

How many times have you heard from your child, your teenager or just overall as a family that there is never anything to do here ... Read more | 1 comment