Agigaue club names its ‘beloved woman’

Sharon Breaseale has been named “Beloved Woman” for 2010 by Agigaue Women’s Club, which has a long-standing tradition of bestowing the honor on a woman who has made considerable contributions to the community. Since 1975, the club has recognized those special women who have made a difference in the lives of others. Mrs. Breaseale, married to Donnie Breaseale for 39 […]


JOSHUA BRIAN WOOD was one year old March 27 and celebrated with family and friends at Palisades Park. He is the son of Brian and Jenna Wood of Oneonta, the grandson of J.J. and Cathy Long of Snead and Larry and Judy Wood of Oneonta, and the greatgrandson of Lawrence and Carolyn Morton of Snead. At times, Joshua accompanies his […]


NANCY CAFFEE, teacher at Cleveland, is one of four finalists for state Teacher of the Year. Results are expected to be announced this week. RHONDA SHELTON REEVES graduated from Susan Moore High School in 1980 and received an associate degree in office management from Snead State Community College on May 6, 2010. She was on the dean’s and president’s lists […]

Ashbaugh – Green

Michael and Lori Ashbaugh of Cullman announce the engagement of their daughter, Loren Hillary Ashbaugh, to Charles Cody Green, son of Monica and Brian Buckner of Springville and the late Charles Buddy Green. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha D. Ashbaugh of Vestavia Hills, C.S. Ashbaugh of Huntington, Tenn., and the late B.B. and Vickie Horton of Birmingham. A […]


Season ends at region tournaments

Appalachian, Oneonta, and Susan Moore all qualified for last week’s region softball tournaments. That’s the good news. The bad news is that only Susan Moore’s 10-5 victory over Madison Academy in a loser’s bracket contest kept the county teams from going winless in the playoffs. Appalachian The short-handed Lady Eagles were simply no match for South Lamar and Gaylesville in […]

Hellums signs with Gadsden State

Oneonta senior pitcher Matt Hellums signed a baseball scholarship with Gadsden State Community College last week. Hellums was 8-1 for the Redskins this year with a 0.94 ERA. In 48 innings, he gave up 25 hits and allowed just five earned runs with 13 walks and 86 strikeouts and opposing batters hit just .145 against him. He also finished second […]


ELITE SKILLS YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP for boys in grades 2-6 will be June 2-4 at the Oneonta Rec Center. Only the first 50 to register will be accepted and the camp will need a minimum of 25. Instructors will be Oneonta High School coaches Neal Wester and David Elrod and you must pre-register to attend. Cost of the camp is […]

2010-05-12 E-Edition