Green signs with Shelton State Buccaneers

Green signs with Shelton State Buccaneers

Russellville High School senior and standout pitcher, Jacob Green, made it official this morning when he put pen to paper and officially signed with Shelton ... Read more

Latest news

RBHS Students take online Pharmacology Course

In today’s job market having any advantage that can be offered is crucial and often means the difference between employment and unemployment. Seven students ... Read more

  1. Red Bay students recognized for hard work
  2. Two railroad crossings closing this week
  3. Amber alert system expands to social media

The Latest

It takes a community

The Franklin County Tournament is annual rite of passage for the schools that make up the Franklin County school system. It usually spans two ... Read more

Broadband Internet taskforce moves forward

The broadband internet taskforce members discussed several options for grant applications during a meeting on Jan. 21 as the group figures out the next step ... Read more

RCS Superintendent Mayfield announces retirement

RCS Superintendent Mayfield announces retirement

Russellville City Schools Superintendent Rex Mayfield announced his retirement during the Jan. 22 school board meeting. The retirement was reluctantly approved and accepted by the board ... Read more

Broadband Internet taskforce moves forward

The broadband internet taskforce members discussed several options for grant applications during a meeting on Jan. 21 as the group figures out the next step ... Read more

2015 tax season underway

While April 15 may seem a while away, the Internal Revenue Service will begin taking applications Jan. 20 for a Free File system, according to ... Read more

  1. Local group marches in solidarity against violence
  2. Smith racks up scholarships at DYW program
  3. Health and fitness popular at start of the year
  4. Local man shot during altercation at home
  5. ACES woodworking and career program finishes up
  6. Vina SGA receives state and national flags
  7. Two men charged with kidnapping
  8. Local student competing in DYW
  9. Time to sign up for farmers market vouchers
  10. Community donates over 400 toys to Bank Independent Toy Share Drive
  11. Locals urged to use safety tips with space heaters
  12. Vanguard scholarship awarded to Hester
  13. NWSCC President’s and Dean’s List Honorees
  14. Gas prices continue the downward trend
  15. Zeta Phi Beta honored veterans
  16. Schools delayed two hours tomorrow
  17. Fifth annual Polar Plunge raises money for locals
  18. Changes for Franklin County Extension services in 2015
  19. Curves success story
  20. Weight Watchers leader retires after 25 years
  21. First City Council meeting of the year
  22. The KGB brings sibling trio back to Russellville
  23. Local woman welcomes 103rd year as 2015 arrives
  24. Top stories of 2014: Kitterman injured in ATV accident

Sports

It takes a community

The Franklin County Tournament is annual rite of passage for the schools that make up the Franklin County school system. It usually spans two ... Read more

  1. Tharptown senior signs with Calhoun C.C.
  2. Lady Red Devils pick up another win
  3. Tigers drop lopsided matchup to Belmont

Lifestyles

Band Parents hosting annual Sweetheart Pageant

The RHS Marching Hundred Band Parents Association will hold their annual Sweetheart Beauty Pageant on Saturday, Feb. 7, at the RHS Auditorium. The application deadline is ... Read more

Local artist’s work to be performed

The Bay Tree Council in Red Bay, Ala. announced it’s second production of the 2014-2015 season, The Wisteria Hysteria, by Daphne Murrell of Red Bay, ... Read more

Hargett and Higgins to wed

Hargett and Higgins to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Randy H. Hargett of Belgreen, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelli Paige, to Mr. Robert ... Read more

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Editorials

Quarterly chamber breakfasts could make a difference

The next quarterly Chamber Breakfast will be held Thursday, Sept. 12, at 7:30 a.m. at Fourth Street Grill in Red Bay. Franklin County Chamber of Commerce ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Education Matters

I’ve been fortunate to be able to write a column for local newspapers for a couple ... Read more

Lifestyles

Hargett and Higgins to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Randy H. Hargett of Belgreen, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelli Paige, to Mr. Robert ... Read more

Food

Soup the perfect choice for cold winter nights

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