HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Fire Department, with assistance from Bear Creek, Craft and Delmar, were on the scene of a fire at the Galley Restaurant on Highway 13 South Wednesday night into Thursday morning, Feb. 8. Owner Venita Armstrong Hamrick reported that the fire was at the rear of the restaurant. The extent of damage is being determined.
BEAR CREEK - As part of the Bear Creek Town Council meeting Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, action was taken to increase the spending limit for the three mill property tax fund for the fire department to $5,000 before bringing it to the council.
HALEYVILLE - The long awaited official announcement of the bands performing in the Haleyville 911 Festival Friday, June 1 is headlined by Craig Morgan. The remaining lineup leading up to Morgan’s headline act will start with Austin Lewis followed by Trinecia Hall Butler & the band Tremayne, followed by the ROCK sound from Handshake Promise followed by Red Marlow.
WINSTON COUNTY - Pre-K registration for Addison, Meek, and Lynn Elementary schools is now underway through Friday, March 16. A drawing for slots in each school's program will be held on March 21, at the Winston County Board of Education, if necessary. Parents will be informed by April 18, if their child has been accepted into the Pre-K program. For more information, visit the Winston County Board of Education's website, winstonk12.org.
BEAR CREEK - Phillips Elementary School is now accepting online pre-registration applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Students must be 4 years old on September 1, 2018. To register and find out more information, go to: https://alprek.asapconnected.com
HALEYVILLE - The city, Curae Health Inc. & Java Medical Group reached an agreement Thursday, Jan 18 to keep Lakeland Hospital open through March 31.