Church Briefs

ONEONTA SECOND BAPTIST invites all former members and pastors to help celebrate the church’s 50 years of service to Christ Sunday, Oct. 2. Services begin at 9:45 followed by lunch around noon and then singing in the afternoon. FIRST BAPTIST ONEONTA invites everyone to revival services Sunday, Oct. 9, at 10:15 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., and Monday-Wednesday at 7 p.m. […]

Annual Solar Homes Tour

Energize Alabama, a network of people promoting energy conservation and renewable energy, will sponsor the annual Solar Homes Tour Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1 and Oct. 2, in Blount County. The three-hour walking tours start at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and will visit four sites, including strawbale and underground homes. Displayed will be passive solar building designs that heat […]


GILLILAND REUNION There will be a Gilliland family reunion Sunday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Susan Moore Community Center, located on Ala 75 in Susan Moore. Bring a covered dish and pictures to share. Questions? Phone 466-7349. EASLEY BRIDGE CLEANUP DATE The Friends of the Covered Bridges of Blount County will host a bridge clean-up […]

Cleveland students and teachers walk for a cure

Several Cleveland Elementary students and teachers made the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes Saturday in support of third-grader Kahtlyn Painter. The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk was held at Veterans Park in Hoover. Kahtlyn was first diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a year ago after being admitted into ICU for severe stomach aches, excessive weight loss, and extreme thirst. Kahtlyn […]

2011-09-28 E-Edition