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ONEONTA AMERICAN LEGION POST #72 has purchased a Christmas tree as part of the Oneonta Business Association Festival of Lights. The theme of our tree is ‘A Military Christmas.’ If you have military ornaments you’d like to donate to our tree, please phone Bill Hendrickson at 205- 532-6464. The tree will be decorated today, Nov. 27, and tomorrow, Nov. 28. […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION has called a special meeting tomorrow, Nov.21, at 1 p.m., in the Commission Boardroom at the Courthouse to consider an agreement for installation of door access controls at the Family Services Center. WEST BLOUNT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE meets tomorrow, Nov.21, at 6 p.m., at Hayden Community Center, for its sixth annual Thanksgiving dinner. The chamber will provide […]

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SPONSOR A CHILD FOR CHRISTMAS Blount County DHR has more than 150 children available for sponsorship.Lunch will be provided today, Nov. 13, at 11:30 a.m., at the Frank Green Building auditorium for anyone who takes a Santa list.Lists will be available until 4:30 p.m. or until they are all taken. Phone Alicia at 205-274- 5224 or Joslyn at 205-274- 5240 […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION November meeting dates are: tomorrow, Nov.7, 9 a.m.(work session); Tuesday, Nov. 12, 9 a.m.(business meeting). These changes are due to the Monday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day holiday. FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER River cleanup day will be Saturday, Nov. 9: Swann Covered Bridge, 9 a.m., Sam Howell; Mardis Mill Falls, 10 a.m., Alden Brindle; End of […]

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ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY Tomorrow, Oct. 31: Drop off your child’s favorite stuffed animal for the third annual Sleeps & Treats.There will be a Halloween story hour at 4:30 p.m. Toys and treats will be available for pickup Friday, Nov.1, after noon. Saurday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m.: Minecraft Mayhem will make a working mine cart or design a train station. Winners […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY EDUCATION RETIREES ASSOCIATION will meet Friday, Oct. 25, at 10:30 a.m., at Blountsville Historical Park. Jim Kilgore will present “The Kate Duncan Smith DAR School” and the Historical Society will provide a light lunch for $5. QUILT SHOW The Blount County Quilters Guild quilt show will be Friday, Oct. 25, and Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. until […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CLUB will have the monthly meeting tomorrow, Oct.10, at 6:30 p.m., at the Frank Green Building auditorium. ONEONTA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION “Stars Fell on Oneonta” Annual Awards Dinner will be tomorrow, Oct.10, at 6 p.m., on the street in front of Swamp- Tails. There will also be entertainment and door prizes. Visit the website for ticket information. The […]

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COVERED BRIDGE MARCHING FESTIVAL hosted by Oneonta High School Redskin Marching Band will be Saturday, Oct. 5, at Gilbreath Stadium. Sixteen high school marching bands will perform. Gates open at 10:45 a.m. Admission is $5. Vendors and concessions will be available. J.B. PENNINGTON ALUMNI ASSOCIATION will have the annual dinner Saturday, Oct. 5, at 6 p.m., at Blountsville Elementary School. […]

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CELEBRATE NATIONAL RECOVERY MONTH Saturday, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., on Lincoln Avenue in front of the Family Services Mall.Come hear local bands, enjoy great food, and learn more about the many organizations working together to make recovery possible in Blount County. BLOUNT-ONEONTA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Wondering what is being done right now to expand highspeed Internet […]


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