First Baptist of Haleyville hosting Swamp John’s


HALEYVILLE - First Baptist Church of Haleyville will be hosting a Swamp John's benefit supper Monday, June 5, from 4-7 p.m. in the parking lot of the old Piggly Wiggly on Highway 195.  Plates will cost $14 and will include a choice of fish, chicken, shrimp or combination of meats, fries, slaw, hushpuppies, a dill pickle spear, onion slice and sweet or unsweet tea.  Proceeds will benefit missions at First Baptist Church.

Haleyville 9-1-1 Festival preparations nearing completion

From left, 9-1-1 Festival Concert Emcee Shannon Lollar, 9-1-1 Festival Committee Members Mandy Little and Jade Bice and Haleyville Area Chamber of Commerce President Mike Evans show the 9-1-1 Festival T-shirts currently on sale at First National Bank in Haleyville.
HALEYVILLE - After a brief hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the awards banquet honoring all forms of emergency first responders is back, and will be held Thursday, June 1, to officially kick off a weekend of fun and remembrance at Haleyville’s annual 9-1-1 Festival.

Morris makes president’s list at Jacksonville State

HALEYVILLE - Erin Nicole Morris, of Haleyville, has been named to the president's list at Jacksonville State University for her outstanding academic performance over the spring 2023 semester.
To be named to the president's list, students must earn a perfect 4.0 GPA for the semester while completing at least 12 hours of GPA course credit.

Pendley inducted into ODK

HALEYVILLE - Carlie Pendley, a native of Haleyville, was recently initiated into the University of Tennessee Southern Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society. The Society welcomed 1,869 new initiates from 78 universities during April 2023.


Assistant principals at HES and HMS swapping places

Shown from left are Haleyville Middle School Principal Bo Wilcoxson, current HMS Assistant Principal Dr. Elyse Aldridge, current HES Assistant Principal Emily Faulkner, HES Principal Tammy Hatton and Haleyville City Schools Superintendent Dr. Holly Sutherland. Aldridge and Faulkner will be swapping positions as of June 1.
HALEYVILLE - Students at both the Haleyville elementary and middle school campuses will see new faces in the roles of assistant principals for the new school year.

Haleyville City Schools rocketry team prepares to compete in nationals

Haleyville City Schools Rocketry Team members headed to nationals this month. Back row from left, HCS STEAM Director Candy Garner, students Hunter Nolen, team captain; Ian Ramos, Warren Hicks and Team Sponsor Lynsi Bragwell. Front row, from left, MaKenzee Miller, Kaylee Parrish and Aiden Armstrong.
HALEYVILLE - One of two rocketry teams at Haleyville City Schools is soaring to even greater heights, qualifying to attend national competition May 18-22.