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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

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

  1. Broadband Internet taskforce moves forward
  2. 2015 tax season underway
  3. Local group marches in solidarity against violence

The Latest

Smith racks up scholarships at DYW program

Russellville High School senior, Anna Catherine Smith, represented Franklin County at the Distinguished Young Woman program in Montgomery, where she won $1,400 in scholarships. Smith, 17, ... Read more

Health and fitness popular at start of the year

“Everyday is an opportunity to start over, but there’s something magical about January 1,” said American Health and Fitness owner Jason Davis. The first quarter ... Read more

Local man shot during altercation at home

A Phil Campbell man was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital Jan. 14 after an argument at the home of an acquaintance resulted in him receiving a ... Read more

ACES woodworking and career program finishes up

The County Extension System program for the month of Jan. focused on woodworking, but Extension Coordinator Katernia Cole said the program also tied in discussion ... Read more

Vina SGA receives state and national flags

Vina SGA receives state and national flags

State Rep. Johnny Morrow and a representative for U.S. Congressman Robert Aderholt visited Vina High School Jan. 15 and they had some special gifts in ... Read more

  1. Two men charged with kidnapping
  2. Local student competing in DYW
  3. Time to sign up for farmers market vouchers
  4. Community donates over 400 toys to Bank Independent Toy Share Drive
  5. Locals urged to use safety tips with space heaters
  6. Vanguard scholarship awarded to Hester
  7. NWSCC President’s and Dean’s List Honorees
  8. Gas prices continue the downward trend
  9. Zeta Phi Beta honored veterans
  10. Schools delayed two hours tomorrow
  11. Fifth annual Polar Plunge raises money for locals
  12. Changes for Franklin County Extension services in 2015
  13. Curves success story
  14. Weight Watchers leader retires after 25 years
  15. First City Council meeting of the year
  16. The KGB brings sibling trio back to Russellville
  17. Local woman welcomes 103rd year as 2015 arrives
  18. Top stories of 2014: Kitterman injured in ATV accident
  19. Top stories of 2014: Retirement for some important members of Franklin County
  20. Top stories of 2014: McLemore pleads guilty to capital murder
  21. Top stories of 2014: Local man charged with attempted murder, arson
  22. Top stories of 2014: Man shot in altercation with officer is charged with attempted murder
  23. Top Stories of 2014: Football
  24. Top stories of 2014: Sen. Bedford ousted by Dr. Larry Stutts

Sports

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

  1. Red Bay hangs on to win another Franklin County Title
  2. Tharptown claims Franklin County
  3. Russellville Golden Tigers fall to West Point

Lifestyles

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

The Cains Trio performance at the Roxy Theatre, Jan. 10 2015

The Cains Trio performance at the Roxy Theatre, Jan. 10 2015

The Kerry Gilbert Band hosted the monthly performance at the Roxy Theatre Jan. 10 and invited back upcoming sibling trio, The Cains Trio, as the ... Read more

Pilgrim’s team members spread holiday cheer

Pilgrim’s team members spread holiday cheer

Spreading Christmas joy to our Pilgrim's team members who need a little extra help this year are the HR Elves: Monica Willingham, Kristen McCaney, Erika ... 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