50th Anniversary



Larry and Linda Wright were married May 30, 1965, at Oneonta First Baptist Church. The couple has one son, Will (Lauren Grier) Wright, and two grandsons, Titus and Eli. Family and friends are invited to a reception on Sunday, June 7, at the Oneonta First Baptist Church fellowship hall from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. to celebrate their golden anniversary. […]

NICHE: Oneonta second-best Alabama city to raise a family



At the prompting of Oneonta City councilman Tim McNair in the May 26 council meeting, Oneonta city manager Ed Lowe announced the city has received recognition as the state’s second-best city to raise a child by Niche. That rating by the 12- year old service listed Hoover atop its rankings in Alabama and as 24th nationally. Hoover was the only […]

There’s a new agent in town



State Farm has long had a presence in Oneonta and that continues today with three agents in the city. Holt Hathcock, the newest of the three, will hold an open house this Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Of course, the other agents are Karen Smith Acker and Kim Lee. Hathcock, a native of Mississippi, took over the agency […]

Aladdin coming Saturday



The Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) will present a single performance of the children’s classic ‘Aladdin’ this Saturday, June 6, at 6 p.m. at the Oneonta High School Auditorium. It will feature an ensemble of 50-60 Oneonta area children cast in such exotic roles as Aladdin, Scheherazade, Ali Baba, Sinbad and his sailors, and an ever-changing procession of genies, animal characters, […]

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