Update from the chamber

Moore to speak at chamber breakfast

The monthly Blount County-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce breakfast will present Judge Roy Moore, candidate for the 2010 Republican gubernatorial nominee. He is the last of a series of eight speakers seeking the 2010 Democratic and Republican nominations for governor of Alabama. The breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, April 22, at Twin Oaks. The program will begin at 7:30 a.m. and […]

Alabama Scene

The Artur Davis conundrum

Congressman Artur Davis, seeking the almost impossible…a black person becoming governor of Alabama… has faced the great divide and chosen to abandon the powerful black political groups to seek the African American vote not affiliated with those forces and the white voters he can persuade to vote for him in the state’s Democratic Primary. Davis has said to black groups […]

From the Archives

The Blount Countian, April 16, 2003

No extra money for Smith Blount County Commission denied Monday Dist. 4 Commissioner R.C. Smith’s request for more money and Smith left the meeting before business was concluded. Smith told fellow commissioners at last week’s work session he planned to ask for additional money from the county road and bridge fund to repair bridges in his district. Monday, the commission […]


Don’t Believe Everything you Read

Just because the label says it’s healthy…doesn’t mean it is! Information on food labels can be confusing, but when you know how to read them, you will find that the label is the best source of information about a product. Labels make comparing different product much easier, and means that you can make more informed choices for yourself and you […]

2010-04-21 E-Edition

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