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Marengo County Commission approves application for $300,000 CDBG grant

At the March 9 Marengo County Commission meeting, Frank Dobson of the Alabama Tombigbee Regional Commission (ATRC) reported that Marengo County is eligible for $300,000 ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Linden City Council discusses the old Fun Factory property during a closed session

The Jan. 5 council vote to allow the Linden City School system to purchase the Fun Factory property was opened again at the March 9 ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Demopolis welcomes canoe paddler traveling from Oregon to New York

A unique traveler recently visited Demopolis on Friday, March 12. Neal Moore arrived at the boat landing after traveling more than 4,000 miles from Oregon ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Gov. Ivey set to expand COVID-19 vaccination eligibility to Phase 2 groups throughout the state

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced Friday, March 12 that starting March 22, ADPH will extend eligibility ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Henry Clellan Weaver, Jr.

Henry Clellan Weaver, Jr. (Sonny) passed away at his home on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. He was born February 19, 1961 in Marion, AL to ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Kathy Ballard Moore

Kathy Ballard Moore, age 60 of Pennington, AL died March 2, 2021 at her home. She was born October 30, 1960 in Demopolis, AL to ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Compare financial aid award letters to find the best college deal

Many Alabama students headed for college soon will be receiving financial aid award letters. High school students and parents, or adult students, should read those ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

COVID-19 vaccination eligibility expanded in Alabama

COVID-19 Vaccination Eligibility to be Expanded in Alabama to Include People Age 55 and Older, People with High-Risk Medical Conditions, Additional Critical Workers and People ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Lady Tigers defeat Sweetwater

The Demopolis High School Lady Tigers softball team took an 8-2 victory over the Sweetwater Bulldogs on Tuesday, March 9. Freshman pitcher Ashton Moore had ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

USJ announces March 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

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

DHS tennis teams make a clean sweep in double meet

                                  The Demopolis High School Varsity Women’s and Men’s ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Marengo County Board of Education discusses Summer Learning Program, assessment reviews

During the most recent Marengo County Board of Education meeting on Feb.  24, 2021, the board discussed plans for summer school for failing students. Instructional ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Linden BOE talks extensive summer school program for struggling students

At the Feb. 24, 2021, recent Linden Board of Education meeting, the board discussed having an extensive summer school program to help students struggling. The ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Las Fuentes Mexican Restaurant named the Business of the Month

Las Fuentes Mexican Restaurant has been named the March Business of the Month by the Demopolis Area Chamber of Commerce. It is located at 1319 ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Demopolis City Council discusses ongoing problem of trucks on Walnut Avenue

The March 4 Demopolis City Council meeting began with discussions on trucks traveling along Walnut Avenue instead of the designated truck route. City project manager ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

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