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LOCUST FORK REC SOFTBALL LEAGUE is partnering with LuLu’s BBQ (29636 Highway 79) for a fundraiser. On Saturday, April 10, from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m., 10 percent of your purchase will be donated to the league. KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION for all Blount County Schools will begin Monday, April 12, and end Friday, May 21. Check your local school’s website for […]

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ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY is opening to the public tomorrow, April 1. Max capacity will be limited to 25 people at a time. While it is not required, we request that patrons continue to wear masks indoors and maintain social distancing recommendations. Masks will be available at the front counter. Library hours are: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Friday, March 26: Come plant seedlings at the FLFR Nursery between 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. To volunteer, email Jennah at jennah@flfral.com. BROOKSVILLE FIRE & RESCUE will have a fish fry Saturday, March 27, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. The $12 plate includes fish, chicken, shrimp, or any combination, fries, slaw, hush puppies, […]

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ONEONTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION membership mingle is scheduled for tomorrow, March 18, at 5:30 p.m., in the Cypress Room at SwampTails. Members and interested persons are invited to the free event. Explore Oneonta, OBA’s new quarterly publication, is available at local member retailers as well as on OBA’s website (oneontabusinessassociation.com). FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Fridays, March 19 and 26: […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Fridays, March 12, 19, and 26: Come plant seedlings at the FLFR Nursery between 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. To volunteer, email Jennah at jennah@flfral.com. Saturday, March 13: River clean ups at various sites from 9 a.m. until noon. Visit www.FLFR.org for locations and times. Winter is a great time to clean deep in […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Fridays, March 5, 12, 19, and 26: Come plant seedlings at the FLFR Nursery between 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. To volunteer, email Jennah at jennah@flfral.com. Saturday, March 6: Planting at the Grand Staircase. Find more info at www.FLFR.org. Saturday, March 13: River clean ups at various sites from 9 a.m. until noon. Visit […]

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SIXTH ANNUAL E.L. AND PAULINE D. KILGORE LYCEUM, in association with the Community Arts Council of Blount County, presents Jim Connor Tuesday, March 16*, at 5:30 p.m., at Oneonta High School Eris Horton Auditorium. A Gadsden native, Connor is a graduate of Birmingham Southern College and Harvard University and has been inducted into the Alabama Blue Grass Hall of Fame. […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER River clean up days have been rescheduled to Saturday, Feb. 20: Swann Covered Bridge, Sam Howell, 9 a.m.; Horton Mill Covered Bridge, Betty Osborne, 10 a.m.; Mardis Mill Falls, Alden Brindle, 9 a.m. Taylor Ford Road (Ana Self) and Crooked Shoals (Sam Howell) are being cleaned on different days. Visit flfr.org for registration and […]

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ONEONTA BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL REGISTRATION ends Friday, Feb. 12. Register through the website (oneontaal.recdesk.com).Please phone 205-625-3534 with any questions. FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER River cleanups will be Saturday, Feb 13. See locations, times, and leaders at www.flfr.org. 2020 Art & Photo contest winners will be on display at Drayer Physical Therapy through Feb. 15. Locust Fork Baptist Church […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Planting at the Grand Staircase will be Saturday, Feb. 6. Get more info at www.flfr.org. River cleanups will be Saturday, Feb 13. See locations, times, and leaders at www.flfr.org. 2020 Art & Photo contest winners will be on display at Drayer Physical Therapy through Feb. 15.Locust Fork Baptist Church is next. Winter is a […]


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