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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
GADSDEN, AL---November 14, 2018---COOSA CHRISTMAS BOAT PARADE AGAIN TO BE A PART OF DECEMBER FIRST FRIDAY ACTIVITIES The First Friday celebration on December 7th in downtown Gadsden will see the return of an event started two years ago to bring folks downtown-the Coosa Christmas Boat Parade! The boat parade, being presented by the Neely Henry Lake Association and sponsored by the City of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Gadsden, AL- Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center Pet of the Week for November 12, 2018 "Are you looking for a striking wonder, one that evokes true beauty? Look no further. Fantasia is a magnificent lady looking for her forever home to love and adore her. She is a 1 year old Domestic Long Hair." "Fantasia spends most of her days sitting atop her perch, surveying world from her window. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Friday, November 09, 2018
Gadsden, Ala. —Gadsden State Community College is hosting a free healthy living event, which is open to the public.   “How to Improve Your Health” will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Learning Resource Center on Gadsden State’s Valley Street Campus. Quality of Life Health Services Inc. will have its Express Mobile Unit at the event for free health screenings. Quality of Life is a system ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Thursday, November 08, 2018
Gadsden, Ala.—Gadsden State Community College will celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide during International Education Week Nov. 13-16. “The week provides an opportunity for international students at Gadsden State to showcase culture from their countries in an effort to prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
Gadsden, AL- RSVP(Retired Seniors Volunteer Program) Starting Annual "Adopt an Angel" Program for 2018RSVP is sponsored locally by the Etowah County Commission and nationally by the Corporation for National & Community Service
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, November 01, 2018
Gadsden, AL- October 31, 2018: Downtown Gadsden, Inc. is now in the running to bring a 10-12 week live music series to Gadsden during the 2019 season. Sponsored by the Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, a national foundation dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of America through free live music. Downtown Gadsden, Inc. hopes to qualify as one of 15 winning organizations competing in the ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 01, 2018
Gadsden, AL- Kiwanis Club of Gadsden Announces 2018 Gadsden Christmas Parade Registration Now OpenDATE: Saturday, December 8, 2018TIME: Line up begins at 8:30 AM Parade starts at 10:30LOCATION: LINE UP(SEE ATTACHED) PARADE WILL BEGIN AT 7TH STREET   IT’S HERE, time for the annual GADSDEN CHRISTMAS PARADE. Last year moving the parade to a daytime parade was a huge hit with the public. We ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Gadsden, Ala. — Halee Gibbs couldn’t hold back tears of joy when she was named the first recipient of the Col. Ola Lee Mize Scholarship from the Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association. It was presented recently at Gadsden State Community College’s One Stop Center.   “I’m just so appreciative,” the 18-year-old said. “I’ve been praying for a scholarship.”   As a senior at Gaston High School, Gibbs ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Attalla, AL- Releve' Academy of Performing Arts owner, Lynn Barron, recognized in Etowah Seniors MagazineEtowah’s Dancing Queen: Meet Lynn Barron  By Kaitlin FlemingWhen Lynn Barron was just six years old, she discovered her love of dancing. It all began when her father took her to high school football games and she saw baton twirlers for the first time.Lynn was instantly enthralled.“I was ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Spring Semester 2019 registration begins Oct. 30 at Gadsden State   Gadsden, Ala.—Priority Online Registration at Gadsden State Community College for Spring Semester 2019 begins at 8 a.m. Oct. 30. Currently-enrolled students who have completed 24 semester hours at Gadsden State and have a 2.0 GPA or higher qualify for priority registration. All other registration begins at 8 a.m. Oct. 31 and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Friday, September 28, 2018
Free workshops for veterans at Gadsden State     Gadsden, Ala.—Gadsden State’s Veterans Upward Bound program will host a Computer Skills Workshop at 11 a.m. Oct. 9 at Beck Field House on the Wallace Drive Campus. The workshop will offer assistance with computer skills ranging from beginner to intermediate.   Tech Tuesday BYOD will be offered from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 23 at both the Ayers ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Gadsden, AL- YMCA of the Coosa Valley to begin Corporate Basketball League starting in 2019 The  YMCA is celebrating and announcing its new Corporate Basketball League in its newly renovated gym.  The YMCA Corporate Basketball League is open to all local organizations and their employees. Players must be currently employed by the competing organization and both male and female players are invited ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, August 31, 2018
Gadsden, Ala. – Gadsden State Community College’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography program will hold three mandatory informational meetings for anyone interested in enrolling in the program for Fall 2019.   Please visit the DMS page on Gadsden State’s website at http://www.gadsdenstate.edu/health/diagnostic-medical-sonography and click the REGISTER NOW link to attend one of the required meetings to ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
ATLANTA, GA – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that certain Private NonProfit organizations (PNP) in Alabama that do not provide critical services of a governmental nature may be eligible to apply for low-interest rate disaster loans.  These loans are available following a Presidential disaster declaration for Public Assistance resulting from damages caused by severe storms ...read more
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