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Jacksonville Police and Fire Departments Faced Off in Charity Football Game

Charity Football

Jacksonville, AL – Today, on June 15th at 9 a.m., the Jacksonville police and fire departments took to Burgess-Snow Field at Jacksonville State University Stadium for a friendly yet competitive charity flag football game. The event marked a spirited occasion where these two teams, who work together daily, had the chance to compete on the […]

Secretary of State Wes Allen Raises Concerns Over Voter Registration Policies

Wes Allen Exposes Federal Government Policy of Providing Voter Registration Forms to Non-Citizens

Montgomery, AL – Secretary of State Wes Allen has raised concerns over federal policies that, according to him, lead to voter registration forms being sent to non-citizens and deceased individuals. Allen expressed dismay at reports from Alabama voters who received voter registration materials intended for deceased relatives, attributing these mailings to state agencies following federal directives […]

U.S. Senate Recognizes University of South Alabama’s 60th Anniversary

U.S. Senate Recognizes University of South Alabama's 60th Anniversary

Washington D.C. – This week, the United States Senate unanimously passed a resolution introduced by U.S. Senators Katie Britt (R-Ala.) and Tommy Tuberville (R-Ala.) to honor the 60th anniversary of the University of South Alabama (USA). Founded on May 3, 1963, the University of South Alabama has grown significantly since its inception, having awarded over 90,000 […]

Governor Kay Ivey Commends Alabama Mineral Springs LLC on Historic Project Launch

Governor Ivey Marks Opening of Venture Focusing on Pristine Alabama Spring Water

Chilton County, AL – Governor Kay Ivey joined leaders of Alabama Mineral Springs LLC to commemorate the launch of their ambitious five-year project aimed at sustainably distributing mineral-rich water from a free-flowing spring in Chilton County. The company officially began production today at their newly constructed $6 million bottling plant, located at the site where […]

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Announces $700 Million Settlement Reached in Johnson & Johnson Talc Products Case

Attorney General Marshall Reaches $700 Million Settlement Against Johnson & Johnson

Montgomery, AL – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall, along with 42 other state attorneys general, has announced a $700 million nationwide settlement with Johnson & Johnson to resolve allegations related to the marketing of its baby powder and body powder products containing talc. Pending judicial approval, Alabama is set to receive $13,458,975 from this settlement. […]

Rainbow Omega’s Annual Blueberry Picking Day: A Berry Delightful Success

Blueberry Hill

Eastaboga, AL – Rainbow Omega’s Blueberry Hill was abuzz with activity on Saturday, June 15, as families and blueberry enthusiasts gathered for the second annual Blueberry Picking Day. From 7 AM to 2 PM, attendees enjoyed a day filled with the joy of harvesting fresh blueberries straight from the bush. Building on the overwhelming success […]

Oxford to Host Free Kids Fishing Rodeo at Choccolocco Park

Fishing Rodeo

Oxford, AL – Get ready for a day of family fun and fishing excitement at Choccolocco Park on June 22, 2024, as the city hosts a free Kids Fishing Rodeo. This community event, proudly sponsored by the Calhoun Journal, begins at 9 a.m. and promises a memorable experience for young anglers and their families. Choccolocco […]

Sunny King Toyota Celebrates 28th Consecutive President’s Award with GM Vernon Thomas in Anniston

Sunny King Toyota Celebrates 28th Consecutive President's Award with GM Vernon Thomas

Anniston, AL – Sunny King Toyota has once again secured Toyota’s prestigious President’s Award, marking an impressive 28th consecutive win for the dealership. This accolade recognizes outstanding customer service, retention, and sales performance, cementing Sunny King Toyota’s reputation as a leader in customer satisfaction and automotive excellence. Vernon Thomas, General Manager of Sunny King Toyota, […]

Jonathan’s Gaddy’s First Commission Meeting: Highlights from the Calhoun County Commission Meeting – June 13th, 2024

County Commision

Calhoun County, AL – The Calhoun County Commission held a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, June 13th, 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 Elected Official/Department Head Comments Adopt Minutes – Unanimously Approved Old Business […]