Michele Gerlach

Miss Mittie brightened her world

Mittie Crum Cook Mason, 89, passed last weekend after a long and charmed life spent entirely in Wilcox County, save a few years at the ... Read more

Totally positive stuff my dad says

There’s a pretty funny site on social media called “(Expletive deleted) my dad says.” It’s off color and most of the posts read like a ... Read more

Here’s to foolishness as April rolls in

Where did March go? Somehow, it is almost April, which begins, of course, with April Fools’ Day, the widely recognized day for playing practical jokes. ... Read more

Southern delicacy to be state bread

This week – after the Alabama legislature addressed abortion, bestiality and loosened gun laws – they got down to something really important. They began the ... Read more

Time brings changes to Star-News

A good friend likes to say it’s about timing. He might be talking about the delivery of a punch line, calculating when to take a ... Read more