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BAMACARRY OF BLOUNT COUNTY will meet tomorrow, Oct. 11, at 6:30 p.m., at Mio Sogno Ristorante in Cleveland. All gun rights enthusiasts are invited. BLOUNT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CLUB will meet tomorrow, Oct. 11, at 6:30 p.m., at the Frank Green Building auditorium. U.S. House 6th District candidate Danner Klein will speak. HAYDEN LIONS CLUB BREAKFAST will be Saturday, Oct. 13, […]

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ABSENTEE VOTING for the Nov. 6, 2018, General Election is now open. To vote absentee in person, go to the second floor of the Blount County Courthouse (Room 208) and bring a photo ID. Office hours are 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. To request an application for a ballot and receive a ballot by mail, phone 625-4153. […]

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TOWN OF HIGHLAND LAKE will have a work session at 6 p.m. and the regular council meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Anchor, 612 Lakeshore Drive. BLOUNT COUNTY EDUCATION RETIREES will meet on Friday, Sept. 28, at 10:30 a.m., at Charlie B’s restaurant. Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey will speak on social media abuses. TOWN […]

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RECOVERY CELEBRATION In recognition of National Recovery Month, there will be a celebration on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m., at Woodland Park. Guest speakers will be Mark Moon, sheriff-elect, and Jodi Cone, Community Corrections Manager. Hot dogs and snacks will be available. The event is free and the public is invited. BLOUNT COUNTY EDUCATION RETIREES will […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY FAIR is this week, through Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Blount County Oneonta Agri-Business Center. The fair will feature rides, entertainment, vendors, food, and much more. Gate admission is $5 and $10 for an armband good for unlimited rides. FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER The art and photo contest award ceremony will be tonight at 6 p.m., […]

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MAKING ALABAMA: A Bicentennial travel exhibition will be on display at the Frank Green Building auditorium beginning Tuesday, Sept. 4, through Thursday, Sept. 27. A ribbon cutting will be held Thursday, Sept. 6 at 3 p.m. Exhibit hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. KOREAN WAR VETERANS will meet Saturday, […]

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RETIREMENT PARTY for Deputy Chief Judy Underwood will be Friday, Aug. 31, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m., at the Oneonta Depot, 28817 Ala 75, Oneonta. The party is to honor her 33 years of service with the Oneonta Police Department. CLEVELAND PARK will have the annual Labor Day barbecue fundraiser on Monday, Sept. 3, beginning at 10 a.m. The […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY EDUCATION RETIREES ASSOCIATON will meet Friday, Aug. 24, at 10 a.m., at Palisades Park for the annual covered dish luncheon. Bring a dish and enjoy the fellowship with old and new members. BLOUNT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE will meet Saturday, Aug. 25, at 9:30 a.m., in the Frank Green Building auditorium. Democrats registered to vote in Blount County will […]

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BLOUNTSVILLE MASONIC LODGE will have a Swamp John’s dinner tonight, from 3 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., at the lodge. The $11 plate includes fish and shrimp with fixings. ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY Plus Ultra Animanga Club will meet tomorrow, Aug. 9, at 6 p.m., to watch ‘Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit.’ Story hour is every Wednesday at 10 a.m. English as […]


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