Haleyville Public Library

Juveniles confess to vandalism


Haleyville Librarian Carla Waldrep shows where the iron railing was removed from thestairwell behind the library.
HALEYVILLE - Haleyville Police are increasing patrols and re-enforcing rules to close off two parking lots where youth are congregating after another major vandalism incident.

Haleyville Library chosen for prestigious school readiness program


Using one kit from the Reimagining School Readiness Toolkit, Head Librarian Carla Waldrep practices color recognition and counting with local preschoolers. Ten different kits will be available to check out.
HALEYVILLE - Haleyville Public Library recently received the Reimagining School Readiness Toolkit, a set of ten kits each containing two to three books (21 in all) and materials for hands-on activities related to the books’ topics.

Downtown vandalized: merchants, tenants demand answers as police patrols increase


Haleyville Public Library Librarian Carla Waldrep points to a broken glass window in the former law office building of the late Jerry Jackson, which is located next to the library.
HALEYVILLE - Merchants and others along Main Street in downtown Haleyville are speaking out, requesting more action be taken after another incident of destruction of city property.

Haleyville preschoolers celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday


Celebrating Dr. Seuss' birthday are front row, l-r: Eliza Hulsey, Addison Burleson, Ella Ruth Hallman, Zoey Cook and Arabelle Aaron. Back row from left are assistant librarian Suzzanne Fowler and Haleyville librarian Carla Waldrep.

HALEYVILLE - Young readers were having fun at the pre-school story hour at the Haleyville Public Library on Thursday, Feb. 27, as they prepared for Dr. Seuss’ birthday this week. Snacks included strawberries and bananas with Yoo-Hoo to drink. The stories “Mr. Brown Can Moo, Can You?” and “Fox in Socks” were read by Carla Waldrep, librarian.