Students build greenhouse to generate revenue



On one of the last days of the school year, sophomore Justin Girdlestone and senior Cody Jones helped finish a four-month project by placing a table in the Susan Moore High School greenhouse. What the school’s ag teacher, Adam Edmondson, describes as good experience for his students will soon be a source of income for the school’s FFA program. Beginning […]

May and June Beautification Award winners announced



Oneonta Beautification Board winners for May and June have been announced. Awards are given from May to December each year. May Residential: The Lattas (Cecil), 1110 Park Avenue. Business: Provence – Gift and Coffee Shop, First Avenue East. June Residential: David and Donna Wilson, 7257 2nd Avenue West. Business/Residential: Daniel and Tonya Warden’s iDaGamer, 223 First Avenue East. To nominate […]

Ribbon cutting at Mi Cocina in Blountsville



Cleveland officer recovering at home after accident



According to Louanne Kon, wife of Cleveland police officer Scott Kon, the injuries her husband sustained in a vehicle accident he was involved in on Sunday, June 2, are worse than the information that was initially given to The Blount Countian. Louanne says her husband has a hairline fracture in his elbow, his clavicle is broken, and five of his […]

Pennington graduate’s art featured in Frank Green Building



Barry Woodard has never taken an art class, but his talent was apparent at an early age. He says his skills just came to him naturally since he was a child. During first grade, he entered a drawing of a Blue Jay in an art exhibition and won first place. Then, in seventh grade, he sold his first portrait to […]

McWhorter Collision and Service Center projected for Cleveland



Groundbreaking for a new state-of-the-art auto body and collision shop was completed last week on Ala 79 about a half-mile south of its intersection with Ala 160 in Cleveland. The shop will be owned and operated by Jeff McWhorter, former owner of Auto Collision Specialists on Ala 79 in the Blountsville area. McWhorter currently operates McWhorter Collision, located just off […]

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