That’s news to me

By Gary Lloyd  The spine is tearing and the dog-eared pages are beginning to curl, but the words inside still hold together. Well, at least they do for me. It’s a book from my freshman year of college, titled Journalism: Who, What, When, Where, Why and How, by James Stovall, and its importance was lectured to … Continue reading That’s news to me

Iraq War veteran finds healing at Bessemer ministry

BESSEMER — A 2017 Point-in-Time Count conducted by three government agencies revealed that more than 40,000 veterans are homeless in America on any given night. These veterans risked their lives to protect the American dream but, upon returning home, found that dream unattainable for themselves and their families. Instead of prospering and living the dream, … Continue reading Iraq War veteran finds healing at Bessemer ministry

Alabama governor signs bills supporting military

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed four bills Monday supporting veterans and the military. The governor signed House Bills 58, 83, 88 and 92. Earlier this month at Maxwell Air Force Base, the governor also signed into law House Bill 388, the Military Family Jobs Opportunity Act. “Throughout my career, I have advocated for … Continue reading Alabama governor signs bills supporting military