Nava pleads guilty to murder

Nava pleads guilty to murder

“I forgive you because it’s something I need to do in the process of moving on. But just because I forgive you doesn’t mean I ... Read more

Latest news

Explosive fun: Officials urge caution this July 4

In addition to special laws on fireworks, the Fourth of July is also a good time to observe extra safety precautions. Read more

  1. County OKs same-sex marriage: Probate judge heeds counsel after SCOTUS rule
  2. Reedtown hosts roundup reunion
  3. Former mayor cleared of ethics charges

The Latest

County unemployment rises

Franklin County logged a 6.4 percent unemployment rate for May 2015 – up from 5.7 percent in April but lower than May 2014’s 7.4 ... Read more

School board approves requests, personnel items

The next RCS School Board meeting is tentatively scheduled for July 6 at 10 a.m. to recognize the RCS Engineering team. Read more

NWTF annual banquet benefits youth hunting, national goals

NWTF annual banquet benefits youth hunting, national goals

“Locally we want to raise money to fund youth programs that help young people learn and appreciate the art of hunting,” said Tim Burks, the ... Read more

Sign of support: Directional marker celebrates Phil Campbells

Sign of support: Directional marker celebrates Phil Campbells

If it seems the Phils have become a part of the town’s identity, well, they have. Saturday they added their own mark on the town. Read more

S.P.A.N. holds Live Strong camp

S.P.A.N. holds Live Strong camp

“(Live Strong) is an opportunity, hopefully, to teach life skills to students that will help them take care of themselves,” said Roberson. Read more

  1. Phil Campbell boasts train mural
  2. RHS grad receives scholarship
  3. Northwest-Shoals Community College grants local students scholarships
  4. Students earn UNA scholarships
  5. East Franklin recognizes 9th grade graduates
  6. Journey for Justice kicks off in Alabama
  7. Country twang
  8. World Champs
  9. Vina woman found
  10. RFD teaming up with Red Cross
  11. Newspaper brings home additional APA awards
  12. Jam on Sloss Lake returns July 4
  13. Franklin Civic Social Club’s annual Fun Field Day
  14. Another successful Hoedown in the books for Phil Campbell
  15. PCHS student runs for, wins ‘Secretary of State’
  16. Mayor, council recognize Cultura Garden Club
  17. RCS Engineering wins international rocketry competition
  18. Grand jury returns indictments
  19. Mar-Jac to hold meeting for prospective poultry growers
  20. RCS hires Belgreen basketball coach
  21. Lassoing a good time
  22. Bond for Red Bay robbery suspect set at $450K
  23. City to update job descriptions, pay grades
  24. Group plans ‘journey for justice’

Sports

Bobcats train with summer workouts

Bobcats train with summer workouts

“Getting kids up at 7 a.m. is not easy. That is where leadership comes in. Being held accountable by your teammates, to me, is a ... Read more

  1. Golden Tigers regroup after 7-on-7
  2. Basketball basics: Russellville holds youth basketball camp
  3. RHS hosts Shoals Kicking Camp

Lifestyles

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

Wilkinson and Scott to wed

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

Sewell and Kitterman to wed

Sewell and Kitterman to wed

Mike and Karren Sewell of Russellville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Montana Sewell, to Tyler Kitterman, son of ... 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