Hope House, partners get grant for senior program

Bud Jones, director of Hope House, announced this week that his agency, in conjunction with a coalition of Blount County churches, has been awarded a $2500 grant from United Way of Central Alabama for a Senior Awareness Program. The program will enable the coalition to bring together senior citizens throughout the county to inform them about services available through the […]

Man killed following domestic dispute

Matthew Allen of Shipp Road in west Blount County was shot and killed following a domestic dispute at the residence last Sunday night. Time of the incident was approximately 10:30 p.m. to 10:45 p.m. Chief investigator Larry Dabbs of the Blount County Sheriff’s Department said deputies were summoned to the scene, arriving about 10:50 to find Allen dead of a […]

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