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A local charity has a new place to call home!

Hearts of Cleburne

A local charity is transplanted into a new home, and a local sports field is renamed to honor the legacies of two area youths. Plus, local residents have just a few more days to ask for help fixing up their homes. And a local town is having a big teen jamboree coming up soon. Dry […]

She Beats Her Boyfriend: US Cops Documentary Series Featuring Oxford Police Department Ep 27

US Cops

Oxford, AL –“FIRST RESPONDERS” marks a groundbreaking initiative by an innovative German production company, aiming to revolutionize the portrayal of first responders globally. Through compelling documentary content, the channel’s primary objective is to showcase the unwavering dedication, sacrifices, and remarkable achievements of these courageous individuals. By doing so, it seeks to promote unity among audiences […]

Calhoun County Commission May 10th, 2024

County Commission

Calhoun County, AL – The Calhoun County Commission held a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, May 10th, 2024 Call To Order Fred Wilson – Present Chairman Danny Shears – Present Carolyn Henderson – Present Terry Howell – Present Lee Patterson – Present Invocation/Pledge Of Allegiance Adopt Agenda – Unanimously Approved Elected Official/Department Head Comments – None Adopt Minutes – […]

Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo: A Thrilling Cycling Event in Jacksonville

Cheaha Challenge Granfrodo

Jacksonville, AL  – Jacksonville, Alabama, is gearing up to host an exciting event that promises to challenge cyclists and thrill spectators alike. The Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo, slated for May 18th and 19th, will kick off bright and early each day, running from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. Organized as a unique qualifier event for […]

Tough Ending for Oxford

Oxford players embrace after the Yellow Jackets fell to Hartselle 4-1 in Game 3 of their Class 6A state final series Thursday on Rudy Abbott Field. (Photo by Joe Medley)

Jacksonville, AL – op-ranked Hartselle holds second-ranked Oxford to two hits, and two run-scoring errors prove costly as Yellow Jackets fall in Game 3 of their Class 6A semifinal series. By Joe Medley  Oxford’s historic 2023 baseball season and 2024 followup ended in May, and on the same field. This season ended just one series earlier. […]

Jacksonville State University Empowers First-Generation Students with Scholarships and Support Programs

Breaking Barriers Jax State's Trailblazing Support for First-Generation Students Shines Through Scholarships and Commitment to Success

Jacksonville, AL – Jacksonville State University has long been recognized for its dedication to supporting first-generation students in their pursuit of higher education. Renowned as the Friendliest Campus in the South, the faculty and staff at Jax State take pride in guiding these students toward success through mentorship and encouragement. However, the university’s commitment to first-generation […]

Supreme Court Upholds Alabama’s Law Enforcement Powers in Contraband Seizure Case

Attorney General Marshall Wins U.S. Supreme Court Case Defending Law Enforcement Power to Remove Criminal Property From the Streets

Washington D.C. – The U.S. Supreme Court recently issued a 6-3 opinion in favor of Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall, upholding the traditional law enforcement power to seize contraband and the proceeds and instrumentalities of crime. The case, Culley v. Marshall, saw Alabama Solicitor General Edmund LaCour arguing before the Supreme Court on October 30, 2023. […]

Calhoun County Softball Regionals

Pleasant Valley, the 2024 East Regional Class 2A champion. (Submitted photo)

Alberville, AL – Pleasant Valley punches ticket to state as regional champion, and Piedmont earns fourth consecutive state berth in final day of East Regional at Albertville. Results, pairings EAST REGIONAL Sand Mountain Park, Albertville CLASS 1A Tuesday Spring Garden 17, Coosa Christian 1 Winners’ bracket Skyline 8, Spring Garden 1 Wedenesday Elimination bracket Spring […]