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“Win at Home” is a series of opinion articles written by author and motivational speaker Willie Spears. Learn more at www.williespears.com.

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Troy University is pleased to announce students who have been named to the Chancellor's List for the Fall Semester and Term 2 of the 2020/2021 academic year. Full-time undergraduate students who are registered for at least 12 semester hours and who earn a grade point average of 4.0 qualify f…

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The mission of The World Conference of Mayors, Inc., an international organization, composed of mayors, and other elected and appointed officials, is outlined in our 7 goals, which we define as our 7 T’s. They are Trust, Trade, Tourism, Technology, Treasury, Training, and Twin City programs.…

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On April 4, 1968 I was a senior at Bullock County High School. I was looking forward to graduation and going off to college. On that same day Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated. Over the next several days this Country was in crises. People were understandably upset, angry and scared. At…

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Win At Home is a series of opinion articles written by author and motivational speaker Willie Spears. Learn more at www.williespears.com.

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It is January. 2021 is here. Like me, you may have set a new year resolution or goal that you want to accomplish in 2021. Usually, we set resolutions because we want something to change in our life. The problem is that if all we do is want something to change, then nothing will change. If we…

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There have been very few years in history that compare to 2020. Time Magazine recently declared it the Worst Year Ever given the pandemic, the nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, and the financial problems that have affected so many Americans because of the pandemic. Ad…

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Kindle Direct Publishing launches a new book, called Spears Makes Her Point, written by teenager Tayelor Spears. It features 22 packed articles with a range of topics that give you a sneak peek into the mind of an African American teenage girl.

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A racist note reportedly taped to a window has fueled anger in Prattville, Union Springs, and now Memphis, Tennessee.

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Bullock County DHR would like to share their sincere gratitude to all of the individuals, churches, businesses, civic groups, and athletic teams that supported the agency’s holiday efforts.

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U.S. Air Force Airman Colton Dawson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio - Lackland, San Antonio, Texas on December 3, 2020.

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A week before Christmas and I am reminded once again how much I hate shopping. But I love being the person that gives the perfect gift. You know the gift that someone doesn’t even really know they want but then you think of something and you know it’s perfect for them. And I really hate givi…

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For those of you that do not know me or my family, we are a family of do-ers. “Ours is not to reason why, ours is but to do or die” could have been my motto growing up. There was no mountain we would not climb, often times simply because it was there to climb. My parents taught me the value …