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A Century of Panther Football

Story by Paul South Photos by Mike Callahan Submitted Photos In the 1970s, like generations of little boys before and after him, David Gulledge lived for fall Friday nights and Pell City High School Panther football. Growing up in Avondale’s Mill Village, the gleam of the stadium lights was for Gulledge and his pals, the […]

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Wrestler and more

Wrestler, sawmill operator, Dad – Answering the call Story by Elaine Hobson Miller Photos by Michael Callahan Cliff Horsley waits behind the curtain while the ring announcer pumps up the audience. He thinks about the wrestling matches he watched on television and at Birmingham’s Boutwell Auditorium when he was growing up. He thinks about his […]

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