PROPERTY WANTED

CLARENCE MASONIC Lodge is looking for 50 to 100 acres to host a dove shoot in September. Anyone interested in leasing or donating land, please contact Garreth Price at 205-353-8404 or Jerry Russell at 205-706- 7629. Jn24-Jy15p1100

Chamber announces anti-litter slogan contest


The Blount-Oneonta Chamber announces its Anti-Litter Slogan Contest. The contest closes Monday, July 6. The purpose of the contest is to select a Blount County anti-litter slogan for use to encourage people to keep Blount County clean and free of debris. Chamber director Barbara Andersen had this to say about keeping Blount County clean: “There are very few counties in […]

An abundance of Blount County produce


Local produce available this week includes: • Witt Farms in Nectar: green house tomatoes, peaches, squash, cucumbers, Vidalia onions, plums, nectarines, blackberries, homemade peanut brittle. Field tomatoes will be ready in a few days. •McCray’s Old Field Farm: yellow crookneck squash, zucchini, cucumbers, peppers, and butternut squash. • Hazelrig Orchard: Red Haven and Eight Ball peaches, plums, nectarines, yellow squash, […]