A sign indicates there are 7 miles to go before completing the 85-mile journey from the Shoals to the Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament.
Life is busy and time is a precious commodity. If the hustle and bustle has felt overwhelming the past few months, carve out about six hours, get in the car, go to U.S. 72 West in Tuscumbia and head toward Cherokee.
There’s a cold north wind, but the bright morning sun overhead warms visitors as they walk along the path toward the sound of cascading water.
With the holidays behind us and spring still a few months away, the Florence-Lauderdale Public Library’s “Get Out of Town” series is a good way to combat the winter blues.
When artist John Armistead was about 5 years old, he and his family were driving to Linden in Marengo County from Mobile.