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Code Talkers

By Neal Wooten Corresponding on the internet and cellphone these days, especially with the younger generation, means learning a lot of abbreviations and code words...

Dating Woes

By Neal Wooten A single friend messaged me last night to tell me about getting stood up on a date… again. She was hoping I...

The Wood Shed

By Neal Wooten There are a lot of posts on Facebook these days, mostly from people my age, which share a common theme. I’ve read...

One Man’s Trash

By Neal Wooten I was 16 years old, working a summer job in Fort Payne, when one day my boss gave me the keys to...

Close-ter-uff

By Neal Wooten My dad was a skilled carpenter who could sink a nail with one swing of a hammer. He could read blueprints and...

Goodbye “Toke”

I know that most of my articles are funny or attempt to quench our thirst for the nostalgia of yesteryear, but sometimes the paper...

What’s In A Name?

By:  Neal Wooten It is sometimes said that naming a location in the simplest direct terms is often the most effective. A fancy restaurant that...

Alabama Cold

By Neal Wooten I write this on Sunday afternoon and I have tried to prepare myself for tonight, both physically and mentally, for the cold...

Do Dads Still Do This?

I never had kids so I never got a chance to pass along all the quirky stuff my dad used to do. I sometimes...

A World Of Wonder

By Neal Wooten I was four years old when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon. It was a fabulous era. On Earth there were...