NEWSBRIEFS



FORAGE BASICS PROGRAM OFFERED by the Blount County Extension office. The first class in the threepart series will be March 15 at the Frank Green Building auditorium at 6:30 p.m. Topics will include an introduction to forage basics, basic soil fertility, soil testing, interpreting soil test reports, and nutrient management. Questions or to register, phone 274-2129. WHERE HAVE THE HONEYBEES […]

CHURCH BRIEFS



AUSTIN CREEK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH will have a revival with evangelist Tony Gasaway beginning Sunday, Feb 26 at 5 p.m., and Feb. 27 through March 2 at 5 p.m. The church is located approximately five miles southwest of Blountsville on Joy Road. Dustin Smith is pastor. ROCK SPRINGS METHODIST YOUTH will host a soup and chili supper Feb. 25 from […]

HERMAN FRED CORVIN,



86, Blountsville, died Feb. 15, 2012, at the residence. A lifelong Blount County native, he was predeceased by parents Thomas and Della Berthie Culbreath Corvin, first wife Louise, grandson Michael Owens, and six siblings. Mr. Corvin was a remarkable man devoted to wife Elaine, his family, his church, and his country. He was a United States Army veteran stationed with […]

VERNON L. MALONE,



73, Blountsville, died Feb. 13, 2012, at the residence. Predeceasing him are parents Chester “Brownie” and Ida Mae McDowell Malone. He was self-employed in the scrap metal business and a member of Mountain Grove Baptist Church. Surviving are significant other Betty Crane, Blountsville; daughters Melinda Bright, Cullman, and Tracy Flanagan, Blountsville; stepdaughters Shannell Crane Nino and Kellie Crane Andrade, both […]

2012-02-22 E-Edition