Southern pride

Southern pride

Saturday the Our Southern Heritage rally was held in downtown Russellville for all supporters to gather together and express their southern pride and support of ... Read more

Latest news

Airport project takes flight

Russellville Municipal Airport’s runway will get a much-needed facelift soon with a resealing project as the focus of a grant application approval and bid approval ... Read more

  1. Vina hosts July Fest
  2. City to cap event with Movie in the Park
  3. Annual beauty pageant begins Watermelon Festival festivities

The Latest

Unemployment rises slightly

Gov. Robert Bentley announced recently that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate is 6.1 percent. Franklin County’s unemployment rate for June exceeded the state average ... Read more

Girls State good times

Girls State good times

Lauren Terry, 16, attended Girls State in Tuscaloosa the week of June 8 as a representative from Hatton High School. She ran for Commissioner of ... Read more

Waste Water Treatment Plant renamed for past manager

Waste Water Treatment Plant renamed for past manager

Russellville’s Waste Water Treatment Plant now bears the name of someone important to its history. Thursday the plant was dedicated and renamed in honor of Radford ... Read more

Still flying high

Still flying high

RCS Engineering members were special guests at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center’s Space Exploration Celebration Friday. Read more

Airmen graduate from basic training

Three airmen from this area have recently graduated from basic military training. Air Force Airman John M. Sheffield, Air Force Airman Kyle H. Fuller and  ... Read more

  1. Burleson Lodge No. 143 awards scholarships
  2. AMSTI training gives RBHS teachers new ideas
  3. Shooting occurs in downtown Russellville
  4. Fire destroys Pink Panda
  5. All fired up
  6. Wall heater starts fire
  7. Calvary Baptist ministers in Jamaica
  8. Red Bay woman pleads to second-degree assault
  9. PCHS announces Alumni Day
  10. Evening at Roxy showcases local talent
  11. Red Bay police seek meat thief
  12. Wreck injures two
  13. Yee-haw for cowboy culture at summer reading program
  14. Campaign raises $58K for food bank
  15. Bank opens photo contest
  16. Phil Campbell grads receive UNA scholarships
  17. Counting the cost
  18. City moves forward with final round of ATRIP projects
  19. Jam on Sloss Lake goes on despite rainfall
  20. RHS teacher wins national award
  21. School board honors RCS Engineering
  22. Sign-ups open for July Fest 5K
  23. FSA seeks nominees
  24. Fishing rodeo kicks off Fourth of July events

Sports

THS takes the field with new coach

First year coach Jason Murray is looking to put his early stamp on the Tharptown football program. The Wildcats will be entering their second year ... Read more

  1. All-Star softball teams succeed at state tourney
  2. Reeling in success
  3. Golden Tigers continue 7-on-7 play

Lifestyles

Bain, McLemore to wed

Bain, McLemore to wed

Van and Wanda Baker of Phil Campbell and Ken Bain of Russellville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Magen ... Read more

Lindsey, Pharr to wed

Lindsey, Pharr to wed

Gary and Kim Lindsey of Red Bay are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lexy Leigh-Ann Lindsey, to Adam James ... Read more

Cooking and Gardening with Sam: Tomatoes

I was doing research on tomatoes and trying to decide which ones I want to plant next year. Well here goes: with all the varieties, ... Read more

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Editorials

He daily bears us up

Conviction poured heavy over my heart and mind. All the ways I try to bear myself up. All the times I lean into my own ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

He daily bears us up

Conviction poured heavy over my heart and mind. All the ways I try to bear myself ... Read more

Lifestyles

Wilkinson and Scott to wed

Marie Cole of Red Bay is pleased to announce the engagement of her granddaughter Katelyn Brooke Wilkinson to Austin Travis Scott, son of Kevin Scott ... Read more

Food

Soup the perfect choice for cold winter nights

Soups are the perfect choice for cold winter nights. Read more