Peggy Blackburn

Herald Managing Editor

Find a new friend at local humane shelter

Sometimes the hardest thing I do all week is write a column. Deciding what to write about can be a real challenge. I’m not going ... Read more

Wetumpka Relay for Life campaign raises $40,000 so far

Wetumpka Relay for Life campaign raises $40,000 so far

The threat of rainy weather didn’t dampen Wetumpka’s annual Relay for Life effort. Predicted storms never materialized and the event went on without a hitch. ... Read more

Crater Fest rescheduled for Oct. 31

Rainy weather may have postponed this year’s Crater Festival in Wetumpka, but it didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of organizers. The event has been rescheduled for ... Read more

Fed up with our so-called lawmakers

It looks like this will be yet another weekend when events I planned to cover get rained out. And I was all set to go ... Read more