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Linden schools will divide students for fall

During a Linden Board of Education meeting on July 13, Superintendent Dr. Timothy Thurman discussed how students will be divided for the fall school year ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Burroughs joins Times as staff writer

The Demopolis Times announces that Andrea Burroughs has joined the local newspaper as a staff writer Burroughs is a native of Thomasville and in December ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

BBCF establishes scholarship in honor of Linden native, Rev. William Curry

The plight of dwindling communities and youth who seek their future elsewhere instead of strengthening the ranks of hometown leaders and game changers is one ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Reward increased in 2017 murder investigation

The Demopolis Police Department and the 17th Circuit District Attorney’s Office have increased the reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Marengo County COVID-19 cases at 364

Marengo County’s positive cases of COVID-19 has continued to climb and now stands at 364, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. The number ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Robert Blankenship.

County Commission approves hazard pay for Marengo County employees

The Marengo County Commission approved money from the CARES Act to be used as hazard pay for employees in Marengo County. CARES Act funding will ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Andrea Burroughs.

DCSS survey seeks input for virtual, on-campus learning

The Demopolis City School System is reaching out to parents of students to learn more about how families intend to approach the coming school year ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Robert Blankenship.

Federal government Covid-19 relief funds available to Blackbelt area

FARMERS IN MARENGO AND GREENE COUNTIES! ANY FARMERS IN THE BLACKBELT AREA THAT HAVE BEEN ADVERSLY AFFECTED AT HOME OR AT THE MARKET BY THE ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Hwy. 80 Songwriter’s Festival set for July 11

The date for the Seventh Annual Hwy. 80 Songwriter’s Festival has been set for Saturday, July 11, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Demopolis ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Drug-Free Kite-Flying Event Planned for July, 11

The Marengo County Community in Action is sponsoring a Drug-Free Kite-Flying Event on Saturday, July, 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the City ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Demopolis council asked to remove Confederate monuments, flags

A Demopolis resident and a field director for the New Order National Human Rights Organization is asking the city council to work toward removing all ... Read more

1 month ago by Robert Blankenship.

Whitfield Regional Hospital implements PET-CT scan services

Whitefield Regional Hospital recently began offering PET-CT scans to patients through its mobile unit.  Patients with an oncologist’s order take a 45-minute scan that is ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Linden schools prepare for upcoming school year

During a Linden Board of Education meeting on Thursday, June 25, Superintendent Dr. Timothy Thurman discussed preparations for the fall school year. The school system ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

Guidelines presented for reopening schools

The Alabama Department of Education has announced statewide guidelines for the reopening of schools for the 2020-21 academic year. The ALDOE’s plan allows for local ... Read more

1 month ago by Robert Blankenship.

LIFTING SPIRITS: SALT holds parade for senior citizens

Volunteers of SALT (Senior Adults Living Triumphantly) and community members had a surprise drive-by parade for participants of the program on Thursday, June 18. SALT ... Read more

1 month ago by Andrea Burroughs.

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