Richard Anthony Stephenson

RICHARD ANTHONY STEPHENSON, 60, Oneonta, died Jan. 25, 2019. Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 26 at the Chapel of Lemley Funeral Home. Burial was at Shiloh Cemetery.

Eunice Mozelle Mathis Thomas

EUNICE MOZELLE MATHIS THOMAS, 79, Hayden, died Jan. 27, 2019 at St. Vincent’s East Hospital, Birmingham. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 31 at Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at High Rock Cemetery, Hayden.

Prepares for accreditation visit, buys new buses, hires new coach

Blount County Board of Education

Blount County Schools Superintendent Rodney Green highlighted several items in his report to the Blount County Board of Education at its regular meeting Monday, among them (1) the impending visit of the AdvancEd accreditation team to the district Feb. 10 through Feb. 13, (2) the purchase of 48 new school buses at a cost of $3,716,000 through an agreement with […]

TLC residents earn awards

TLC residents Floyd Earl, 86, and John Mitchell, 73, (pictured above) are motivators and givers. The two have collectively logged more than 4,500 hours of volunteer work with the Positive Maturity/RSVP program. Earl, with more than 4,000 volunteer hours since the early 1990s, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award. Mitchell, with more than 500 hours over the past two-and-a-half years, […]


LEADING SMART home provider Vivint Smart Home has an offer just for you. Call 1-877-220-8817 to get a professionally installed home security system with $0 activation. F6cA ——————————- WANT YOUR ad to be seen in 120 newspapers statewide? Place your ad in our Classified Network for just $210 per week! Make one call to this newspaper (a participating ALA-SCAN member) […]


ESTATE AUCTION: Saturday, Feb. 16, 10 a.m., doors open at 8 a.m. 1088 Ridgewood Drive, Remlap, AL 35133. Public welcome! Featuring Ford F-150, firearms, washer/dryer, Ford 555 backhoe, trailers, International tractor, welders, implements, air compressor, TroyBilt zero turn mower, Ford 2000 tractor, bush hog, UTV, car, boat, mechanics tools, chippers, pumps, chainsaws, household, and more! DFarmer 793, Heritage Realty & […]


VEHICLE TITLE Problems? We have a solution! Call Jason Steward Enterprises, We’re Alabama’s #1 Vehicle Title Problem Experts! Free telephone consultation. North AL 1-256-850-0527, Central AL 1-205-267-5735, South AL 1-251-342-8538. F6cA


HIRING WELDERS: full time, four-day work week, 6 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. $14 to $16 to start based on experience. Health, dental, and vision, paid life insurance, paid holidays, 401k. Evaluation at 90 days. Apply Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at SALCO Inc., 1421 Hildegarde Drive, Birmingham, AL 35215. F6-27cSALCO1950


BECOME A PUBLISHED Author! We edit, print and distribute your work internationally. We do the work. You reap the Rewards! Call for a Free Authors Submission Kit: 1-888-283-4780. F6cA


WANT TO buy junk cars and pick-up trucks, running or not. Call anytime. Phone 625-6713. M17tfccCASEY800