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Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office Seek Public Assistance in Recent Property Crime Investigations

Crime Stoppers Property Crimes in Calhoun County

Calhoun County, AL – The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is actively engaged in investigations related to recent property crimes and is reaching out to the public for assistance. By fostering community involvement, the Sheriff’s Office aims to enhance public safety and bring those responsible for criminal activities to justice.   Incident 1: Sometime between 5/6/24 and […]

Unleash the Adventure: One World Canine Obstacle Run Takes Anniston by Storm

One World Pet Resort

Anniston, AL – Anniston played host to an exhilarating event this past weekend—the One World Canine Obstacle Run at McClellan. What exactly is the One World Canine Obstacle Run? This unique event is all about the incredible bond between dogs and their owners as they navigate through over 30 obstacles across challenging terrain, including natural […]

Son Abuses His Mom: US Cops Documentary Series Featuring Oxford Police Department Ep 29

US Cops

Oxford, AL –“FIRST RESPONDERS” is a pioneering initiative from a forward-thinking German production company, aiming to transform the global portrayal of first responders. Through gripping documentary content, the channel’s main goal is to spotlight the unwavering commitment, sacrifices, and extraordinary accomplishments of these brave individuals. Its mission is to foster unity among audiences worldwide while […]

Out of the Shadows Summit Sheds Light on Mental Health Awareness in Oxford

Out of Darkness Summit

Oxford, AL – This past Friday, the city of Oxford was the site of an enlightening and empowering event aimed at raising awareness about mental health issues. The Out of the Shadows Summit, hosted at the Oxford Civics Center, brought together a diverse array of professionals and community members to discuss, learn, and advocate for […]

Weaver’s Hometown Hero Begins Cross-Country Journey for Mental Health Awareness

Robert Luna AL to LA Walk

Weaver, AL – This past Saturday, the town of Weaver, Alabama, witnessed the beginning of an extraordinary journey as Chief Petty Officer Robert Luna (Ret) embarked on a mission to walk across America. The event, first reported by the Calhoun Journal on April 6th, brought the community together at Elwell Park to support Luna’s effort to […]

Oxford City Council Highlights: Key Decisions on Zoning, Taxes, and Community Projects at May 14th Meeting

Oxford City Council

Oxford, AL – Oxford held their Regularly called City Council Meeting and Work Session on May 14th, 2024. City Council Meeting  Call to Order Councilwoman Hubbard – Present Councilman Gardner – Present Councilman Waits – Present Councilman Henderson – Present Councilman Spurlin – Present Welcome/Invocation –  Caleb Turley, Grace Baptist Church Pledge of Allegiance Approval […]

Oxford American Legion Post 111 Hosts Heartfelt Armed Forces Day Ceremony

Armed Forces Day

Oxford, AL – In a moving tribute to the brave men and women who have served in the armed forces, the Oxford American Legion Post 111 held a special ceremony this past Saturday, May 18th, in honor of Armed Forces Day. The event, hosted at Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Dogwood Cemetery in Oxford, Alabama, was a […]

2nd Annual Walter Wellborn Summerfest Triumphs Over Weather Concerns

Wellborn Event

Anniston, AL – Despite an overcast sky and the looming threat of storms, the 2nd Annual Walter Wellborn Summerfest turned out to be a resounding success this past Saturday. Held at Wellborn Park in Anniston, the event drew community members for a day filled with excitement and camaraderie, all while raising much-needed funds for the Wellborn […]

White Plains Move

Lex Muncher talks to White Plains’ softball team before a game at Jacksonville this season. (Photo by Joe Medley)

White Plains, AL – Muncher won’t return as White Plains High’s softball coach, principal says. Program seeking fourth head coach in four years. By Joe Medley White Plains softball keeps on winning … and keeps on going through coaching transition. Lex Muncher won’t return after one season as the Wildcats’ head softball coach, White Plains […]