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Collins announces candidacy for Demopolis mayor seat

Lifelong Demopolis resident and businessman Woody Collins announced Friday his candidacy for mayor of Demopolis. Collins is a former member of the city council, serving ... Read more

2 days ago by Robert Blankenship.

Demopolis council approves polling places; discuss lighting projects

The Demopolis City Council has approved polling places for the city election to be held August 25. With several previous polling places no longer available, ... Read more

2 days ago by Robert Blankenship.

DCSS considers revised calendar; safety procedures for summer, upcoming school year

Proposed calendar calls for later school start; embedded remote learning days Demopolis City Schools are preparing for the next school year amidst measures to ensure ... Read more

3 days ago by Robert Blankenship.

Man charged with murder of Dixons Mills resident

A suspect has been charged with the murder of a Dixons Mills man. James Startley, 56, of Blountsville, Alabama was arrested and charged following the ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

UWA first university in Alabama to become Registered Apprenticeship sponsor

Nationally recognized program will offer workforce development opportunities for students LIVINGSTON—The University of West Alabama (UWA) is the first university in the state to be ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Marengo’s COVID-19 cases, deaths increase; more testing available

Marengo County has surpassed the century mark of COVID-19 cases with the Alabama Department of Public Health reporting a total of 119 for the county ... Read more

1 week ago by Robert Blankenship.

UWA announces free online ACT prep sessions

Sessions to offer testing information and prep tips at no cost to students LIVINGSTON, Ala.—The University of West Alabama is extending a helping hand to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

WSCC names Hathcock director of Demopolis campus

Plans announced to create ‘full-service’ community college for Demopolis area During a press conference Tuesday, officials with Wallace State Community College announced parts of its ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Robert Blankenship.

Hathcock resigns as DHS principal

The Demopolis Board of Education approved Monday the resignation of Demopolis High School Principal Blaine Hathcock. Hathcock has served as the DHS principal for four ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Robert Blankenship.

Cahaba Medical holding free COVID-19 testing

Cahaba Medical will be conducting COVID-19 testing at two locations in Marengo County. The first will be Thursday, May 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Lodging tax suspended in Demopolis

The City of Demopolis will suspend its lodging tax for the remainder of the year following a vote by the city council. According to Mayor ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Robert Blankenship.

Early online presence prepared WCCS for COVID-19 crisis

In 2002, while most community colleges’ primary focus was adding new technical and traditional programs, Wallace Community College Selma began shifting its focus to adding ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Pine Belt, Trilogy extend Edge Cloud computing deep into rural Alabama

Pine Belt Cellular, Inc. and Trilogy Networks, today announced plans for a strategic alliance to accelerate the digital transformation deep into the “Heart of Dixie”. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

DCSS sets tentative graduation date of June 26

The Demopolis City School System has announced that it will hold a Class of 2020 graduation ceremony on Friday, June 26, if local and state ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Governor revises ‘Safer At Home’ order to allow more businesses to open

Governor Kay Ivey on Friday issued an amended Safer at Home Order to be applied Statewide. The order which includes an expanded list of items ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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