BEAR CREEK - In a special-called meeting of the Bear Creek Council Wednesday, May 30, the retirement of town clerk Ava McCurley, was announced and accepted, effective July 1. After some discussion, the council approved naming Bear Creek Water Department Clerk Jamie Green as interim town clerk, effective July 1. Green will serve as clerk for both the water department and the town.
HALEYVILLE - Mayor Ken Sunseri gave a recap report regarding his trip last week to Washington DC to the Haleyville City Council Tuesday Feb. 20. In it, he noted that the iconic red phone from which the nation's first 9-1-1 call was made will not be going to the Smithsonian.