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Thursday, August 17, 2017
Gadsden, Alabama (August 14, 2017) : A local man is the winner of a brand new Ford F-150 Truck after landing a lucky hole-in-one at a local golf tournament. Chuck Robinson of Hokes Bluff, scored a hole-in-one at the 6th annual Jacksonville State University Athletic Golf Outing on Friday, August 11th, at the Silver Lakes Golf Course in Glencoe. Pictured Above: Chuck Robinson (left), won this ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 17, 2017
“RENEW OUR RIVERS” 2017 Please join the Neely Henry Lake Association for the 2017 Calhoun County, St. Clair County Neely Henry Lake “Renew our Rivers” Clean-up Day. Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 26, 2017 (8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.) and join us for the Calhoun and St. Clair counties “Renew our Rivers” clean-up! Volunteers will receive a free lunch ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Lana Bellew is starting ACT prep for the upcoming ACT test. The class will start Sunday, August 20 , 2017 at 4:30 P.M. at the University of Alabama Gadsden Center, 121 North 1 st Street. Registration is completed by texting your name to (256) 481-2082 6 week course and no class on Labor Day weekend
Categories: Community, Education
Monday, August 14, 2017
Gadsden, AL - The Gadsden Museum of Art will host an opening reception from 5-8 p.m. on September 1 st as part of Gadsden’s First Friday . The reception will include light refreshments and children’s activities. The opening will kick off the museum’s new shows featuring the work of Wes Bowen, Marcus Tharpe, and Bill Wisenant. It will also welcome the National Endowment for the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Friday, August 11, 2017
Gadsden, AL - With the first total eclipse of the sun in the United States since 1979 on August 21, Gadsden Public Library Librarian Craig Scott only has one problem: getting enough viewing glasses for everyone. “You could apply for 200 or a thousand, and I applied for 200, thinking just for our purposes here at the library,” said Scott. “They sent a thousand, and I’m glad ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Gadsden, AL - The children come from rural and poor areas without daycare centers and preschools. Some have never been away from their mother or a family member. Others don’t know how to eat with a fork, open a milk carton, stand in line, or sit quietly in a room full of strangers. And yet, says United Way volunteer Catherine Martin, “We can literally see these children transform in ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Gadsden, AL - Tuesday the Gadsden City Council voted unanimously to lease a portion of the Kiwanis Island at the James D. Martin Wildlife Park to the Humane Society Pet Rescue and Adoption Center for a dog park. The HSPRAC has been planning the park and looking for a suitable location for several years. HSPRAC friends and grants are funding the construction of the park. The dog park will ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, August 07, 2017
Gadsden, AL - The City of Gadsden is excited to unveil its new city website this week. The website, which has been an ongoing project for the city, sports an updated, modern appearance and user-friendly interface and retains many of the features that users are familiar with. New additions to the site include a streamlined home page and interactive modules for paying garbage bills, reporting ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Employers and corrections teams gather to establish “fair chance” for workforce reentry Gadsden, Alabama, August 3, 2017 – The Chamber of Gadsden & Etowah County will host a follow-up meeting at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 to continue the discussion on felons reentering the workforce, best practices for businesses and partnership opportunities to optimize success ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Education briefs Free veterans workshops at Gadsden State Gadsden, Ala. — The Gadsden State Community College Veterans Upward Bound program will host a free Résumé/Interview Skills workshop for veterans from 10 a.m. to noon , Aug. 2 at Beck Field House on the Wallace Drive Campus. Military veterans will receive assistance with creating or updating their résumé ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Rainbow City, AL - Gardens On Air - A Local Farm, Inc. is proud to announce our partnership with "Johnsons Giant Food" Retail Grocery Stores. We anticipate entry into the market within the first couple of weeks in September 2017. We will provide Hydroponic White Boston Bibb Lettuce, Hydroponic Bibb Buttercrunch Lettuce, & Hydroponic Lil Gem Romaine Lettuce. We will eventually ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Monday, July 31, 2017
August 2017 Programs at Gadsden PARD: Community Centers: What: First Saturday at Carver Square When: August 5 th Where: Carver Community Center, 1030 Tuscaloosa Ave Gadsden, AL 35901 Time: 3 – 7 p.m. Come enjoy a free afternoon of fun, fellowship, and food at the Carver Community Center on the first Saturday of each month! Call the community center at (256) 549-4667 for more ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest

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