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Sunday, September 27, 2020

    Obituary: Joseph Carlton Miller

    Joseph Carlton Miller, 81, of Double Springs entered into rest Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020 at his home. Carlton was born in Houston, Alabama Feb. 27, 1939.   A graveside service will be held Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Rock Creek Cemetery. Brother David...

    Obituary: Robert Eugene “Gene” Nealey

    Robert Eugene “Gene” Nealey, 76, of Haleyville passed away Friday, Sept. 25, 2020 in Winfield, Alabama. Gene was born Jan. 23, 1944 in Miami, Florida. He was known as “Pop” to everyone. Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020 from noon-2 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home...

    PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Eagles, Lady Eagles, Saints capture team crowns at Kudzu Hills

    BREMEN, Ala. – This year’s edition of the Kudzu Hills Invitational ran at Cold Springs High School Saturday morning and both the Eagles and Lady Eagles captured team wins in the 1A-2A division. Meanwhile, in the 3A-4A race, the St. Bernard Saints...

    Hanceville Fall Fest canceled

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The announcement Thursday that Hanceville’s Fall Fest has been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions led many to take to social media to criticize the City of Hanceville and the decision made by the Hanceville Fall Fest Committee. In response, First Baptist...

    Cullman Caring for Kids receives $500 from Goat Island mask sales

    CULLMAN, Ala. - Goat Island Brewing, with the help of local business and industry partners JELCO and The Final Touch, on Friday morning presented a check for $500 to local children’s advocacy charity Cullman Caring for Kids (CCK). The donation came from funds raised...

    Hanceville passes $4.67M budget; Kids Night Out tonight

    HANCEVILLE, Ala.- The Hanceville City Council on Thursday night passed the City’s FY 2020-2021 budget, coming in at $4.67 million with expected revenues of $4.7 million. The small margin concerned both the mayor and council and led to the decision to limit spending until...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Warriors drop another tight one at home, 43-35

    WEST POINT, Ala. - Friday night’s game pitting West Point against Hayden was messy and about as hot and cold as an Alabama fall. Another swampy setting removed the Warrior passing game and forced both teams to turn to the running game in what...

    PREP FOOTBALL: Hanceville falls to Locust Fork at home 38-7

    HANCEVILLE, Ala.- The Hanceville Bulldogs welcomed the Locust Fork Hornets on homecoming, the Hornets spoiled homecoming for the Bulldogs 38-7. After both teams punted on their opening possession the Hornets struck first to take a 6-0 lead late in the first quarter....

    PREP FOOTBALL: Sylvania downs Holly Pond 42-12

    HOLLY POND, Ala. -- The Holly Pond Broncos played host to the Slyvania Rams Friday night and it was the Rams that walked away with a 42-12 victory.  Holly Pond received the opening kickoff and started at its own 35-yard line....

    PREP FOOTBALL: Good Hope topples Addison on the road 49-15

    ADDISON, Ala. -- The 4A Good Hope Red Raiders traveled to Winston County Friday night to take on the 2A Addison Bulldogs and what looked like a pretty good match up on paper, turned out to be a well, a rout. Good Hope...