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USJ announces December Leaders of the Month

Each month USJ will be honoring our Leaders of the Month, chosen from each classroom. These students exemplify leadership qualities both inside and outside the classroom.   ... Read more | Add your comment

Superintendent Urges Community to Work Together to Keep Students in School

December 3, 2020 – Since coming back from the Thanksgiving break we have had a slight increase of ... Read more | Add your comment

Linden Patriots win 1A State Championship

The phrase “third time’s the charm” proved true for the Linden Patriots. They dominated the Pickens County Tornadoes ... Read more | Add your comment

SVH Bistro named December Business of the Month

SVH Bistro has been named the December Business of the Month by the Demopolis Area Chamber of Commerce. ... Read more | Add your comment

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Demopolis RCB launches “Festival of Lights” for the holidays

Demopolis— November 24, 2020 – With Covid-19 hampering Christmas on the River parades this year, the Demopolis River City Blue Marching Band at Demopolis High School has ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:55 am

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USJ names November Leaders of the Month

Each month USJ will be honoring our Leaders of the Month, chosen from each classroom. These students exemplify leadership qualities both inside and outside the classroom.               ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 10:22 am

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USJ announces A and A/B Honor rolls for the 1st 9 weeks

U. S. Jones  1st Nine Weeks All A Honor Roll 3rd Grade Acker, Maci Allen, Londyn Allgood, William Basinger, Eli Besteder, Kameron Blanton, Emaleigh Bridges, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 10:55 am

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E-911 offers new link to report hurricane damage

Marengo County E-911 is attempting to make it easier on the citizens of Marengo County to report damage they received from Hurricane Zeta. Marengo County ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 10:07 am

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Demopolis Holiday Open House

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by Staff Reports, Monday, November 2, 2020 9:35 am

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Lily White Cleaner named Business of the Month

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by Staff Reports, Monday, November 2, 2020 8:47 am

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Hurricane’s path plunges hundreds of thousands into dark across Alabama

Hurricane Zeta plunged a large swath of Alabama in the dark overnight with hundreds of thousands still without power early Thursday. The storm’s path can ... Read more

by Alabama Now, Thursday, October 29, 2020 9:34 am

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Hurricane Zeta slams South, leaves path of destruction across Alabama

Hurricane Zeta surprised weather forecasters Wednesday as it strengthened just before making landfall and plowed ashore, leaving a wake of destruction across Louisiana, Mississippi and ... Read more

by Alabama Now, Thursday, October 29, 2020 8:40 am

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VFW Golf Tournament this weekend

The annual VFW Golf Tournament will be held this weekend, Saturday October 17, 2020 at the Ravine Golf Course. The tournament was postponed last weekend ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 15, 2020 2:45 pm

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Breast Cancer event at Jones Rec Center on Oct. 18

We are Overcomers Join us in celebrating the gift of life and all that the Lord has done. Through cancer survivors' various stories, you will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 15, 2020 2:21 pm

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USJ October Leaders of the month

3rd Grade leaders: Andrew Escobedo, Anna Clair Kallhoff, Herrin Hewitt, Gracie Gates, A’Niyah Bennett,Abbie Williams, Jordan Tingle, Laney Fields, Reed Windham, Antonia James, Landry Pugh  ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 3:38 pm

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Collins wins Demopolis mayoral run-off

The City of Demopolis has elected Woody Collins as its new mayor for the next four years. Collins won the run-off election over Aliquippa Allen. ... Read more

by Andrea Burroughs, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 8:59 pm

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UWA ranks best in state for lowest average student loan debt

Costs and benefits of attending UWA allow students to graduate with lower debt LIVINGSTON, Alabama—The University of West Alabama has recently been recognized most favorably ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 1, 2020 3:31 pm

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DHS 2020 Homecoming Court Gallery (Photos Courtesy of Fleming Photography)

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by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 1, 2020 11:27 am

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UWA President Tucker appointed by Governor to STEM Council

Statewide initiative expected to synergize STEM efforts to provide career opportunities LIVINGSTON, Alabama—University of West Alabama President Ken Tucker has been appointed by Governor Kay ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 1, 2020 10:27 am

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A Slab & More named October Business of the Month

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by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 1, 2020 10:13 am

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Josephine Reed

Graveside services for Josephine Nixon Reed, 94, of Coatopa will be held Thursday, October 1, 2020, at 11:30 A.M. at Brewersville Cemetery with Rev. Wayne ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 4:38 pm

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Alabama ABC Board Ties Alcohol Enforcement to State Health Directives

September 29, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Dean R. Argo (334) 213-6330 The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board during a special called meeting today adopted ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 8:56 am

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Tigers hang on to defeat the Vikings

Although mistakes and a rash of penalties plagued Demopolis Friday night, the Tigers hung on to get a Homecoming victory over the Jasper Vikings. Hayes ... Read more

by Andrea Burroughs, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:38 am

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Chris Tangle

There are people who tiptoe through life, barely making ripples. Then, there are those who stomp so deeply in their journey, the earth is never ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:56 am

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Demopolis Kiwanis Club needs votes to win $25K

Kiwanis International is sponsoring a program to award $25,000 to an individual Kiwanis club for playground equipment. Demopolis Kiwanis Club is one of 48 clubs ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 4:48 pm

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DCSS Modifies Rule for Virtual Students to Transition to On- Campus Learning

September 22, 2020– The Demopolis City School Board and School System Administrators are modifying the timeframe for virtual students to transition back to on-campus learning. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 3:18 pm

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Demopolis Tigers defeat Shelby County 48-20

The Demopolis Tigers won their third straight region game with a big victory over the visiting Shelby County Wildcats. The Tigers scored early in the ... Read more

by Andrea Burroughs, Friday, September 18, 2020 11:13 pm

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All Demopolis City Schools closed September 16th

Due to the potential threat of flooding and high winds from Hurricane Sally, all Demopolis City Schools will be closed on Wednesday, September 16th. This ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:28 pm

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USJ names September Students of the Month

Each month USJ will be honoring a Student of the Month (or two) chosen from each classroom. These students exemplify leadership qualities both inside and outside the classroom.  Bryce Meadows, Davis Allgood, Aidan Burns, Martin Mata, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:11 am