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Safer at Home order extended

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

To curb the increase in COVID-19 cases, Gov. Kay Ivey recently extended the Safer at Home order. The most recent order went into effect Nov. 8, and is set to expire Friday, Dec. 11, at 5 p.m. Cases have begun to increase both locally and statewide. By Nov. 16, the state saw an uptick in the weekly average of cases. […]

J.B. Pennington holds ribbon cutting on new building

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

Excitement filled the air at J.B.Pennington High School on Sunday, Nov. 8, when a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for the multi-purpose building that replaced the old gym destroyed by fire in March 2017. Plans for the new building, which is a gym and cafeteria, actually began five years ago. That plan was delayed somewhat when the old building was […]

Calvert won’t budge, Bullard resigns

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

It was business as usual for the Blount County Commission last week as they convened for their organizational meeting and swearing in of commissioners for districts 2 and 4. Chad Trammell joined the commission replacing Mike Painter in District 2. He was sworn in by Oneonta Police Chief Charles Clifton. Nick Washburn was sworn in for his second term as […]

CALENDAR

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

ONEONTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION Community Christmas Tree Lighting will be Thursday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. The event will feature carriage rides, the Wallace State Singers, and Santa Claus. The Festival of Lights Tree Contest winners will be announced Tuesday, Dec. 8, in front of the Angels in Oneonta mural. Sponsors are being accepted at www.oneontabusinessassociation.com/tree. Share your Christmas decorations with […]

SERVICES

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

DONATE YOUR Car to Charity. Receive maximum value of write off for your taxes. Running or not! All conditions accepted. Free pickup. Call for details. 1-844-810-1257. N18cA ———————– ADVERTISE STATEWIDE or by Region in over 100 Newspapers, reaching over 1 million readers each week! Run your ad in our Classified Network for just $210 per week! Make one call to […]

YARD SALE

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

LIQUIDATION SALE: shop equipment and tools, antique tools. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 27 and 28, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., 112 Lurleen Drive, Altoona (Snead). N18-25p1000 You must be an online subscriber to view this story – Please login below or purchase a subscription. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 1 week. Full versions […]

FOR SALE

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

2019 16-FT Suntracker pontoon boat: been in the water six times. Dry dock at Guntersville Marina. Comes with trailer, motor, cover, anchor, life jackets. $15,000. 205-466-5751. N11-25p1000 ———————– USED chicken house tin for sale. I also want to buy old chicken houses. 256-566-6125. N11-25p1000 ———————– ATTENTION DIABETICS! Save money on your diabetic supplies! Convenient home shipping for monitors, test strips, […]

HELP WANTED

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

CLASS A FITTER. Requirements: must be able to read blue prints, use calculator to find rise/run slope, must have own tools and minimum of five years experience. Pay DOE. Full time. Health, dental and vision, paid holidays. $200 bonus after 30 days. Apply M-Th, 7am-4pm, or Fri, 7am-2pm, at Jones Valley Fabrication, 540 Industrial Park Road, Oneonta, AL 35121. N18-D2cJVF2600 […]

OPPORTUNITY

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

COMPUTER & IT Training Program! Train online to get the skills to become a Computer & Help Desk Professional now! Now offering a $10,000 Scholarship for qualified applicants. Call CTI for details! 1-844-218-4255 (M-F 7am-5pm) N18cA ———————– ONLINE PHARMACY Technician Training New Students Only. Call & Press 1. Financial Aid Available for those who qualify. 100% Online Courses. Call 1-877- […]

WANTED

By The Blount Countian Staff | November 18, 2020

WANTED: FORD Rangers, junk cars, and pickup trucks. Running or not. Cash paid. Call any time. 205-625-6713. O9tfcCASEY800 You must be an online subscriber to view this story – Please login below or purchase a subscription. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 1 week. Full versions of news stories from the most recent week […]