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Peggy Blackburn

Herald Managing Editor
District 31 House runoff set for today

District 31 House runoff set for today

The special primary election runoff for the vacant Alabama House District 31 seat (Elmore and Coosa counties) originally scheduled for this past Tuesday will be ... Read more

It’s just that time of year

I finally had to quit reading columns about the past week’s winter storm here in Alabama. While I enjoyed and appreciated several I read, the comments ... Read more

Depot brings story of Keller, Sullivan to life

Depot brings story of Keller, Sullivan to life

The poignant story of Helen Keller and her dedicated teacher Annie Sullivan unfolded on the Wetumpka Depot Theatre stage Thursday during opening night of the ... Read more

Schools won’t have to make up for missed days

Alabama students who missed class time this week because of the winter storm won’t have to make up those days according to a statement made ... Read more