Grajewski makes dean’s list

MURFREESBORO, TENN. - Joshua Grajewski, of Houston, was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Middle Tennessee State University.
To qualify for this distinction, an undergraduate student must maintain a current semester grade-point average of 3.5 or above and earn at least 12 semester hours.
Grajewski is currently majoring in information systems.

Imperial Inn sold to developer

Plans are for the now-former Imperial Inn in Haleyville’s new owner Blake Evetts, left, owner of H&H Property Management of Muscle Shoals, to work with contractor Shawn McWilliams, owner of Complete Care and Repair of Muscle Shoals, in converting the motel into efficiency apartments.
HALEYVILLE - A complaint filed by the City of Haleyville against Yogi, LLC, to permanently close the Imperial Inn has been dismissed, now that the motel has been closed and sold to new owners, who are planning a $1.8 million renovation and development of the property into efficiency apartments.

Local students inducted into PTK

HANCEVILLE - Three local students were recently inducted into Wallace State Community College’s Alpha Chi Tau chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.
Amber Burden, of Crane Hill; Amy Gigis, of Double Springs and Nicholas Perez, of Arley, were all invited to join the honor society, which requires a grade point average of 3.5 or better.


Tornado watch issued

WINSTON COUNTY - Winston County has been placed under a tornado watch effective until 1 PM today, Friday, March 3, by the National  Weather  Service.  Haleyville mayor Ken Sunseri reports that all shelters are open and available, and that garbage pick up has been delayed due to the weather threat. Winston County EMA Director AJ Brown reports shelters throughout the county are on standby in case a warning is issued.  Follow this site for updates.