Vaccines are safe and effective in protecting children against a variety of potentially dangerous infectious diseases. The Alabama Chapter-American Academy of Pediatrics (AL-AAP) and the Alabama Department of Public Health encourage parents to keep their children and teens healthy by ensurin… FULL STORYParents: Make sure your children are up to date with their childhood vaccinations

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There’s been a great deal of debate about last week’s debates in Washington. I’m sure that you’ve heard about the saga of Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s now successful bid to be the Speaker of the House. Final votes have been counted, fingers were pointed, names were called and hands were wrun…

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1 Chronicles 4:10(NIV): “Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, “Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain.” And God granted his request.”

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Mark Graham is planning a trip to Sicily and France with his wife this summer. He's still working out some of the details, but one thing he is sure of: getting travel insurance. Graham can't imagine traveling without it.

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The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) encourages you to get up to date with your COVID-19 vaccinations as a new subvariant of concern emerges. COVID-19 vaccine and the new bivalent boosters are important for your maximum protection as the Omicron subvariant XBB.1.5 overtakes other O…

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The dusk is reflecting off Douglas Lake. I am nestled in the French Broad River valley, seated on the porch of a log cabin, watching the Great Smoky Mountains continue to be Great.

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Broadband in Perry County is on hold for now because the state of Alabama has changed the requirements for the system causing a number of road blocks, according to Harry Slaughter of E-Footprints, the Pelham based company building a broadband network in the county. And it all comes down to g…

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It’s taken awhile to get accustomed to the new computer, but I’m beginning to like it more and more. But not at first. My old one was almost 10 years old, but quite serviceable until the case cracked. It lived because of my friends, the geeks.

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Strong weather is a possibility next Tuesday as the next few days will be mostly rainy and cloudy, though the first day of 2023 is expected to be dry.