Annual event set for Thursday, Dec. 9
A federal judge has sentenced a Bryant man on child pornography charges. U.S. District Court Judge Liles C. Burke sentenced Stephen Frederick Ott, 51, to 3,840 months in prison followed by a lifetime of supervised release.
David Carroll, author of “Hello Chattanooga! Famous People Who Have Visited the Tennessee Valley” will be holding three book signings in Bridgeport, South Pittsburg, Tennessee and Jasper, Tennessee.
The Scottsboro City Council, Mayor Jim McCamy and Main Street Scottsboro have collectively determined to observe Halloween activities in the city of Scottsboro on Saturday, Oct. 30.
During Oct. 4’s city council meeting, Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Rick Roden spoke to the city council about an Economic Impact study being conducted for Lake Guntersville.
During Monday’s Scottsboro City Council meeting, the city council approved two tourism grants for the Airport Marine High School Fishing Trail and the Southern All-Star Catfish Series.
Capt. Erik Dohring, of the Scottsboro Police Department, said the body of male in his 50s was located in the river, at 17500 block of Highway 72, near Blown Out Bridge on Oct. 8.
Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) invites everyone to participate in the Mustang 5K Run/Walk on Oct. 30. Presented by First Southern State Bank, all proceeds from the Mustang 5K benefit scholarships at NACC. The race will be held on campus.
The Jackson County Historical Association will meet on Sunday, Oct. 24, at 2 p.m., at the Graham Farm and Nature Center (GFNC) in Estill Fork. Guest speaker will be the director of the facility, Themika L. Sims.
Glenn Summerford, a preacher who forced his wife to stick her hand inside a box of snakes in 1991 and was later sentenced to 99 years for attempted murder, is up for parole Thursday. Summerford has served almost 30 years in state prison.
This Saturday, the Scottsboro High School Band will host it’s annual Where the Mountains Meet the Lakes Marching Festival. The marching festival will be held at Pat Trammel Stadium.
This Thursday, Heartlite Hospice will host its annual memorial service on Thursday, starting at 7 p.m. on the square in downtown Scottsboro. There, luminaries will be placed on the sidewalks, each one with a name of a person who died that Heartlite has cared for.
The Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) Theatre will perform Puffs on Oct. 28-31 and Nov. 4-7. Performances Thursday through Saturday will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday’s performance will be a matinee at 2 p.m.
Huntsville Hospital Health System and the Jackson County Health Care Authority have jointly announced the completion of their due diligence process for the integration of their organizations.
Rob Chaney, a Jackson County native, has resigned his position as director of athletics at Tallahassee Community College to take advantage of a new opportunity. He has been named the associate director with the Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA). October 1 was his first official day on the job in this position.
A national English Honor Society Sigma Kappa Delta (SKD) recognized Northeast Alabama Community College’s Joan Reeves for her 25 consecutive years as a sponsor to SKD’s Epsilon Alpha chapter.
Earlier this year, the Alabama League of Municipalities (ALM) announced the creation of its Economic Development Academy and launched the application portal via its website.
Want to see further improvements in broadband access in Alabama? Here’s is a simple way Alabamians can help. The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is requesting information about broadband internet access and speed from Alabama residents and businesses.
Jackson County Commissioner A.J. Buckner recently joined an elite group of Alabama county officials by completing 50 hours of professional development training—training on the responsibilities of the county commission—from the Alabama Local Government Training Institute (ALGTI).
The sixth annual Scottsboro BBQ Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 9, on the downtown square. The festival will feature activities throughout the day for every age, beginning at 9 a.m. an concluding approximately at 7 p.m. General admission to the festival is free.
During Monday night’s Scottsboro City Council meeting, Mayor Jim McCamy and the city council recognized the Scottsboro Water Sewer and Gas Board (WSG) for the multiple rewards they’ve recently received.
Tammy Little Haynes competed in the Ms. Senior Alabama pageant 37 years after being crowned Miss Alabama in 1984. Competing for the first time in front of her kids, she was crowned Ms. Senior Alabama. She is the first woman to win both Miss Alabama and Ms. Senior Alabama.
Motorcyclists from across the southeast will come together Sept. 18, 2021, for a scenic ride across the north Alabama region to honor Native American Indians.
When the Jackson County United Givers Fund (UGF) kicks off this year’s fundraising campaign, Bruce’s Foodland will be there to help.
The Northeast Alabama Health Services (NEAHS) van will return to the Jackson County Courthouse on Friday to give out free doses of the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines. The van will be parked by the gazebo at the courthouse from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.