A cemetery with a story to tell

There is no clearer way to understand the stories of long-ago society than the largely forgotten cemeteries in which those who defined their eras...

He cast Scott County’s only vote for Abraham Lincoln…

You might say that Shadrack Lewallen was ahead of his time by just a few years. Or, perhaps, that he was a trend-setter.When President Abraham...

Conversations With Pastors: Brian Strunk

As a high school student at Scott High School in the late 1990s, Brian Strunk was popularly known by his nickname: Brother Love. It...

A monumental task, accomplished

On September 11, 2018, teachers at Huntsville Elementary School held a fundraiser kick-off ceremony with an ambitious goal in mind: raising more than $275,000...

‘The small town dance studio doing big city things’

Most people who are interested in a career in the performing arts dream of taking their talents to New York City. It is, after...

Before Rugby, there was Brynyffynon

The story of Rugby’s founding is well known — English reformer and author Thomas Hughes envisioned a place in America where his fellow countrymen...

Conversations With Pastors: Kyle Keeton

The Focus On: Religion page’s “Conversations With Pastors” series continues with Kyle Keeton, pastor at Black Oak Baptist Church. Keeton was ordained to preach...

Huntsville Health & Rehab: New ownership, new direction

Carla Buttram’s eyes sparkle as she talks about the future of Huntsville Health & Rehabilitation. Buttram, the long-time administrator of the assisted living facility,...

FJC: Making a difference

When the Scott County grand jury had finished its work late last month, hearing all of the cases that the district attorney general’s office...

Parents can reduce risk of SIDS

Whether or not it was planned, the arrival of a new baby in any family is an exciting time. Newborns and infants bring joy...

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