Talladega Mayor Larry Barton continued Friday to deny any wrongdoing between himself and the wife of the man who allegedly attacked him last weekend, even as a document obtained by The Daily Home showed the possible existence of three sex tapes featuring Barton and Charlotte Green, not just one as was originally reported.
We often assume that how we operate and why we do what we do as journalists is common knowledge. But it’s increasingly apparent that it’s necessary to let our readers know more about how we arrive at the editorial decisions we make.
I read an article this week in the Rotarian, the official magazine for the Rotary Club. The cover story for the August issue was about an attorney who was a partner at his law firm for more than 30 years.
The state Department of Education has extended the Talladega City School Board’s deadline to avoid takeover, according to Board Chairman James Braswell. The board now has until Sept. 1 to address half a dozen issues listed by state Superintendent Tommy Bice in a strongly worded letter last week threatening to take over the city school system.