People Briefs

GPA. He was a member of FCCLA, Key Club, FCA, and FTA and was a mentor for younger students. He will enter The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa in the fall with plans to major in marketing and minor in political science. Colton’s family want him to know they are proud of him. He is the son of Ricky Moorehouse […]

Kimberly McCay

KIMBERLY McCAY earned bachelor of arts degree in communications and public relations from The University of Alabama during its May 2010 commencement exercises. While at UA, Kimberly was a member of Capstone Men and Women, UA Peer Mentors, and C&IS Student Executive Council. As a member of Phi Mu social sorority, she served as its Ritual Chair and on the […]

12-year-old all stars headed to state tournament

The Blount County 12-year-old all stars have won two tournaments and advanced to the Dizzy Dean state tournament this weekend in Columbiana. Blount County swept through the district tournament at Sardis undefeated and then won the area tournament at Albertville last weekend, defeating Jackson County in the finals. Blount County will face Vincent in the first round of the 16-team […]


WHAT’S GOOD ABOUT SWIMMING? Swimming is a wonderful exercise (that’s obvious). Swimming is a lifetime sport that benefits the body and the whole person! But what is it that makes swimming so good? That question is answered by what you are trying to accomplish. Why swim? Regular swimming builds endurance, muscle strength, and cardiovascular fitness. It can serve as a […]


ONEONTA YOUTH FOOTBALL REGISTRATION will continue through Aug. 21. Players can register at the Oneonta Rec Center, Monday – Thursday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, phone 625-3534. CLEVELAND YOUTH FOOTBALL REGISTRATION will be Saturday, July 10, and Saturday, July 17, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the town park. For more information, phone 205-353-1113. CHALLENGER […]

2010-07-07 E-Edition