DOUBLE SPRINGS - First responders can literally say they were doing double duty on a recent call. First responders found themselves in a rather unique situation May 20, when they were informed that a woman had given birth to one of her twins on the side of the road with the other twin on its way at any time.
HALEYVILLE - The 9-1-1 Festival 5K Challenge kicked off festivities on Saturday, June 1, with the finish line on 10th Avenue.
Age divisions included 8-13; 14-30 and 31-100. The race was sponsored this year by Encore/SportsFit and Lakeland Community Hospital.
Race results includes:
1. Hamza Abusammour-00:17:17.720 (14-30);
2. Tristan Carter-00:20:25.790 (14-30);
3. Lewis Barber-00:20:27.013 (14-30);
4. Alissa Hood-00:23:11.553 (31-100);
5. Cody Gray-00:25:23.783 (14-30);
6. Cody Cagle-00:25:40.310 (8-13);
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.