Audrey Lynn Doty

Gospel choir

prepares for annual concert Aug. 17

The Blount County Gospel Choir, a group made up of 50-odd old-time gospel singers from about 20 area churches who meet once a year to recreate the sounds of the past, will hold its ninth annual concert at Lester Memorial United Methodist Church Aug. 17 at 2 p.m. The gospel sound of the past was, among other things, often loud, […]

‘Find a Better Day’

premieres this Saturday

This Saturday at 7 p.m.,‘Find a Better Day’, a musical written and directed by Oneonta native Kevin Roland, will premiere at Eris Horton Auditorium at Oneonta High School. Featured local talent includes Daniel Murray, Becky Arnold, Carron Clem, and Roland, of Oneonta; Dillon Dyer, of Susan Moore and Jordan Fore, of Blountsville. Oneonta native Chase Moore assisted Roland throughout the […]

Law-abiding fun at second-annual

Law camp

Twenty-seven students attended the second annual law camp last Wednesday. During the camp, Judge John Dobson and members of the Oneonta Police Department, Blount County Sheriff’s Office, Alabama Department of Public Safety, and the District Attorney’s Office spoke with the students. Attendees also got to check out the Department of Public Safety helicopter and the department’s roll-over simulator to address […]


HAYDEN CLASS OF 1964 will have areunion Saturday, Aug. 16, at 4 p.m. at theWhite House Restaurant in Warrior.Questions? Phone Annette Burtram at 647-2802, Edna Giddy at 647-0944, or GeraldCamp at 936-3100. HAYDEN CLASS OF 1959 will have areunion Saturday, Aug. 16, at 4 p.m. at theOak Grove Baptist Church fellowship hall,1150 county road 9, Hayden. Phone ShirleySwann at 647-1578 […]

Big Luther barnstorms Blount

Park Avenue Baptist

celebrates 50 years

2014-08-06 E-Edition