BEAR CREEK - Names were read off as rolls of honor as the Bear Creek Civitan members met at the Bobby Bishop Community Center in Bear Creek to kick-off planning the annual Relay For Life bake sale. The event is slated for Thursday, March 29, and Friday, March 30, at the community Center.
It will be a great opportunity to get your desserts for Easter weekend. Delicious cakes, pies, cookies, cupcakes, breads and more will be available.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The new body cameras, laptop computers and bulletproof vests purchased for the Winston County Sheriff’s Office, thanks to a recently received $24,000 grant, were put on display for officials to see Monday, Feb. 12, before the equipment is put into action by the sheriff’s office later this week.
HALEYVILLE - Career and technical education is an avenue that leads students, workers and lifelong learners of all ages to fulfill their working potential.
Career and Technical Education Month, or CTE Month, is a public awareness campaign that takes place each February to celebrate the value of CTE and the achievements and accomplishments of CTE programs across the country.
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.
In the midst of a changing world, the Northwest Alabamian is making necessary changes to the way information is delivered to its readers. Effective Wednesday, Feb. 28, the Northwest Alabamian weekend edition will consolidate into a single weekly edition. You will be receiving one paper each Wednesday, and we are discontinuing the Saturday (weekend) edition.
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.
ASHRIDGE - The Ashridge Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a possible structure fire on County Road 3127 Monday, Feb. 5. The Alabamian was able to determine that there was no structure fire, only trash being burned behind a residence.