LIVINGSTON -The University of West Alabama has announced nearly 500 outstanding undergraduate students named to the president’s list and the dean’s list for the fall, 2018 academic semester. Students on the list are from 21 states across the U.S. and abroad.
HALEYVILLE - It was announced earlier that the Haleyville Board of Education will meet Monday, Jan. 14, in a working session at the Pride Room of Haleyville High School. The purpose was to discuss the hiring of a new football coach. Superintendent Dr. Holly Sutherland noted the meeting will be executive session only, which is a meeting closed to the public to discuss the good name and character of an individual, according to law.
There will not be a board meeting following the executive session.
ARLEY - The new electronic sign in front of Meek Elementary School will not only provide information for the town of school events, but will also be a small source of income for the school.
The sign was installed in October, with bids the previous month, according to Principal Heather Tucker.
“We had started researching everything for different ones. We finally bidded out. Then we had to find money,” she mentioned.
LYNN - The Lynn Fire Department is responding to a tree down across Highway 5 just south of the drag strip. Please avoid this area while the tree is being cleared from the highway.