Bryant signs autism insurance bill

From Press & Staff Reports

Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 885 into law on March 26 at the state Capitol.

The measure requires insurance plans to provide coverage for autism treatment, including Applied Behavior Analysis therapy. ABA therapy is … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/29/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Recently I came upon the word cynosure, pronounced “SIGH-nuh-sure” or “SIN-uh-sure.”

This noun means something that gets attention because of its brilliance and interest. Something that provides guidance or direction … Read more

Obituaries – 04/29/15

Frances K. Martin
April 20, 2015
Services for Frances K. Martin, 82, of Ackerman were April, 24, 2015, at Weir Baptist Church with the Rev. Jared Busby officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Weir.

She was born Sept. … Read more