LaFayette Sun

Rebels take second in holiday tournament

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20222 min read

By Katie McElvy The Chambers Academy Rebels hosted a Christmas tournament last week and came away with second place in a close championship game. Along with the Rebels, the tournament featured Springwood, Evangel Christian, and Heritage Christian. In the first…

Bulldogs B Team

Bulldogs B Team

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20220 min read
Welcome to Christmas in the country

Welcome to Christmas in the country

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20221 min read

By Pamela Holloway The Tinsley Family community Christmas lighting show is a sight to behold. The Tinsley Family Village is straight down Highway 50 almost to the county line and very near Camp Hill.People from all over the state come…

Obituary: Mrs. Judy Walker

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20221 min read

Mrs. Judy Walker 74 of Roanoke, Alabama died Thursday December 30, 2021 at the East Alabama Medical Center. Judy was born in LaFayette, Alabama August 18, 1947 to the late James Kellum and the late Jackie Windsor Kellum, she was…

Obituary: Mr. Harold Craft

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20221 min read

Mr. Harold Craft 81 of Auburn, Alabama died Tuesday December 28, 2021 at his residence.Harold was born in Randolph County, Alabama December 21, 1940 to the late James Troy Craft and the late Gladys French Craft, he was retired from…

Obituary: Mr. J. C. Woody

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20222 min read

Mr. J C Woody, 69, of LaFayette died Thursday, December 30, 2021, at Regional Rehabilitation Hospital, Phenix City, AL. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at Essie J. Handy Memorial Cemetery, LaFayette at 1:00 p.m.…

Humor by Bill Frazer: NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

Humor by Bill Frazer: NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20223 min read

Overheard at the Yardbirds meeting Setting realistic goals is key I may be nearly 93 years old, but being that I’m still on this planet, I have plenty of New Year’s Resolutions. Many of them are what others need to…

Mike’s Musings: Politicians should spend time in private sector

Mike’s Musings: Politicians should spend time in private sector

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20223 min read

Here’s a novel suggestion. Can we make it a requirement for those running for Congressional seats to spend a few years in the private sector? This idea was presented to me a few weeks ago, and the more I thought…

Inside the Statehouse: Happy New Year. It is election year in the good ole Heart of Dixie

Inside the Statehouse: Happy New Year. It is election year in the good ole Heart of Dixie

Editorial StaffJan 4, 20224 min read

Alabama, like a good many southern states, has our monumental political year in what the nation refers to as the off-year or midterm election year cycle. This reference is, of course, to the presidential election being the main political event.…

Mikes Musings – Gun violence can be solved by adding guns

Mikes Musings – Gun violence can be solved by adding guns

Editorial StaffDec 17, 20215 min read

By Mike Wilcox – Publisher I thought I would pass my opinion spot in this week’s newspaper along to my son Jordan Wilcox who is this newspaper’s tech manager. He wrote this unique perspective on gun violence and I wanted…

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