BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION Pursuant to the special called meeting Friday, the work session scheduled for tomorrow, April 9, has been cancelled. The Commission plans to meet in regular session Monday, April 13, at 9 a.m. The meeting will be broadcast on Facebook live.

BLOUNT COUNTY REVENUE COMMISSION is closed. Deadline for tag renewals for March and April, along with new and used car purchases since March 17, has been extended until May 15. Phone 205-625- 6868, email tags@blountcountyal. gov, or visit for more information.

PALISADES PARK is closed through April 30. Limited staff will maintain grounds and check messages. Those with reservations for April should have been contacted by the attendant. If not, please call to reschedule or arrange a refund. Reservations are being accepted for any date after May 31. Phone 205-274-0017 and leave a message or email

TOM BELL MEMORIAL CLASSIC high school golf tournament has been cancelled. Prepaid entrance fees will be refunded. Scholarships will be awarded as usual.

BLOUNT COUNTY CHILDREN’S CENTER The Annual Blue Ribbon Dinner and prize drawing scheduled for April 28 has been cancelled. The dinner is the center’s major fundraiser. The pandemic will also cause the center to lose some grant funding. Gifts are always appreciated, even more so at this time.

ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY is closed to the public until further notice. Book drop is closed and they are no longer accepting items for return.No items will be considered late and fines will not be issued. Visit to take advantage of their online services.

ONEONTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION The June Fling and Singing Showdown have been postponed until June 11-12, 2021. Work on Paint the Town murals and Light the Town projects continues. Visit for more information.

ALABAMA COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OFFICE in Blount County is closed until further notice. All programs, events, and meetings related to the Extension and 4-H are cancelled. Employees are working remotely from home and can answer phone calls and emails. Contact Dan Porch at 256- 531-0033 or, Angie Batemon at 205-237-7711 or, or Nancy Graves at 205-353-1034 or

BLOUNTSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY is closed until further notice.