Troy honors

Maggie Doss and Clifton Sloan of Hayden, Raven Eller of Blountsville, and Matthew Jacobs and Eliya Knight of Oneonta were named to the Troy University Chancellor’s List for the Spring Semester and Term 4 of the 2019/2020 academic year. To be eligible, students must earn a 4.0 GPA and be registered for at least 12 semester hours.

45th anniversary

The most wonderful thing I ever decided to do, was share my life and heart with you. Bobby and Paulette Putman celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on June 20, 2020. Formerly of Allgood, they now reside on Straight Mountain. They have been blessed with a wonderful life and family: son Scotty (Mary) Putman; daughter Amy (Stephen) Gilland; grandchildren Ann Aleese, […]

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Troy graduate Alexandria Soli of Hayden graduated summa cum laude with an undergraduate degree from the College of Education at Troy University during the Spring Semester/Term 4 of the 2019/2020 academic year. UA graduates The University of Alabama awarded 6,326 degrees this spring. Among the graduates were: Ross Bearden (Bachelor of Science in Education), Meghan Claburn (Bachelor of Science in […]

Shea earns national recognition

Kristina Shea, co-owner of Cleveland Pharmacy, was recently recognized as a Patient Champion by the American Pharmacy Cooperative, Inc. (APCI). Cleveland Pharmacy, which Shea owns with Kim LaRue, opened 14 years ago and offers a variety of services, including onsite immunizations, B12 injections, unique gifts, and a dollar products section. Most prescriptions are filled in 10 minutes or less and […]

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Berry College honors Anna Tucker and Noah Watson of Hayden were named to the Spring 2020 Dean’s List at Berry College. The Dean’s list honors students who earn a 3.5 GPA or better and carry a class load of at least 12 hours during the semester. Gadsden State honors Noah Grady, Melina Osborn, and Gabriel Perez, all of Altoona, were […]

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Washburn wins award Jacob Washburn of Blountsville, was recently graduated from and was recognized by University of the Cumberlands as one of the department of Health Exercise and Sport Science students of the year. Washburn was selected in the Exercise and Sport Science category in which he earned a bachelor’s degree. Gadsden State honors The Rho Rho Chapter of Phi […]

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Lindley inducted Sydney Lindley of Remlap was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Lindley was initiated at University of Alabama at Birmingham. JSU graduates Jacksonville State University graduated its largest class in university history (895 graduates) in Spring 2020. Due to COVID-19, commencement has been postponed […]

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Gadsden State honors Gadsden State Community College traditionally hosts an Honors Day Program. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Public Relations and Marketing Department produced two virtual programs and posted them on the Student Life page at Included in those honored are: Tyler Nichols of Altoona (JSU Opportunity Transfer Scholarship), Trenton Thompson of Oneonta (UAB Transfer Pathway Scholarship), and […]

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The Tom Bell Memorial Foundation awarded its annual scholarship to Oneonta High School senior Anna Liz Miller. Miller has a 4.0 GPA and is a member of the National Honor Society, SGA, FCCLA, FBLA, Mu Alpha Theta, and the swim team. She volunteers with Blount County Sav-A-Life, Special Olympics, and Big Brother/ Big Sister. Miller will attend Auburn University where […]

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