The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


Peach of a crop

Isom's Orchard employee Annalear Rickets, left, helps customer Vic Dearen select some Loring peaches at the business off U.S. 72 in Athens. Dearen drove from Winchester, Tenn., for his fruit. Isom owners say this year's crop is late but sales are brisk.


A recent national telephone survey found 75 percent of respondents believe the sale and use of pot will eventually be legal nationwide. Do you think marijuana should be legal in Alabama?

No, but I don’t think pot smokers should go to jail
Yes, but only for medical use
Yes, but only for personal adult use
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