HALEYVILLE - Lakeland Community Hospital announced via its Facebook page on Tuesday, Jan. 12, that it is now officially offering the COVID-19 vaccine to persons ages 75 of age or older by appointment only. Those wishing to register for the shot need to fill out a registration form that can be found here.
WINSTON COUNTY - The Alabama Department of Public Health has created a dashboard that provides real-time updates on the COVID-19 case count in the state, with countywide breakdowns. To view it, click here.
HALEYVILLE - Haleyville Public Library’s librarian Carla Waldrep wants everyone to know that the library is open, and all precautions are being taken to keep library patrons and visitors safe from COVID-19.
ADDISON - Both Addison Elementary and Addison High School will be virtual until Feb. 1, due to a positive COVID-19 case among the cafeteria staff and resulting quarantines due to contacts, Winston County Schools Superintendent Greg Pendley announced Monday.
BEAR CREEK - Registration for Pre-K for the 2021-2022 school year begins today, Friday, Jan. 15.
HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Street and Sanitation Department will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, in observation of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The new life saving machine called Lund University Cardiopulmonary Assist System, LUCAS for short, was purchased by the Double Springs Fire Department recently and has already been used on a patient.
CULLMAN - Cullman Regional Medical Center has established a waiting list for any community members interested in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Transportation on Tuesday announced that more than $45 million in funding is being awarded to cities and counties for various road and bridge projects.