News

ASAN grants

The Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network is offering mini-grants to farmers...

Summer feeding program

As Dreamcatchers and STEAM camps continue through July, the Blount...

Board approves operations, personnel recommendations

At the Monday meeting of the Oneonta City Board of...

About People

Adams awarded scholarship McKenzie Adams, a 2020 graduate of Oneonta...

Council approves sales contract

The Oneonta City Council approved the contract for the sale...

Front Page Stories

‘Somewhere over the rainbow’

Rainbows are one of the most beautiful spectacles nature has...

No changes as Alabama moves forward in efforts to fight COVID-19

While states across the country tighten their COVID-19 restrictions, Alabama...

It’s tomato time!

After months of waiting, vine-ripe Blount County tomatoes are beginning...

Summer reading registration open

Oneonta Public Library will host their summer reading program in...

A night to remember

Oneonta junior class president Brodie Devaney said it best, “We’ve...

Obituaries

Annie Ruth Musick Clowdus

ANNIE RUTH MUSICK CLOWDUS passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at her home on Sunday, June 21, 2020. She...

Jessie Davis

JESSIE DAVIS, 86, Cleveland, died June 23, 2020, at the residence. He loved duck and deer hunting, gardening, and was...

Gwendolyn Louette Hawkins

GWENDOLYN LOUETTE HAWKINS, 86, Oneonta, passed away at UAB Hospital on June 21, 2020, surrounded by close family. She was...

Candy Linn Riggs Hopson

CANDY LINN RIGGS HOPSON, 48, Blountsville, died June 18, 2020, at the residence. She was a 1990 graduate of J.B....

Marfaye Hoagland Love

MARFAYE HOAGLAND LOVE, 73, Allgood, died June 25, 2020. She was a homemaker. Surviving are son James (Shelia) Love; seven...

Janie Price

JANIE PRICE, 78, Oneonta, died June 11, 2020, at Diversicare of Oneonta. There will be no further arrangements. Lemley Funeral...

Mark Callan Putman

MARK CALLAN PUTMAN, 50, Straight Mountain, died June 20, 2020. Funeral service was held June 25, at 2 p.m., at...

Gladys Mae Johnson Rackley

GLADYS MAE JOHNSON RACKLEY, 75, Oneonta, died June 23, 2020, at St. Vincent’s East Hospital. Funeral service will be July...

Lola Mae Brewster Stewart

LOLA MAE BREWSTER STEWART, 96, Oneonta, died June 17, 2020. Jesse Bynum officiated the noon service held June 22 at...

Terry Wayne Tripp

TERRY WAYNE TRIPP, 50, Milton, Fla., died June 1, 2020. He graduated in 1987 from David Starr Jordan High School...