THE BLOUNT COUNTIAN
An Independent Newspaper • Locally Owned and Operated
Serving Blount County since 1894
P.O. Box 310 • 217 Third Street South
Oneonta, AL 35121
Owner & Publisher
Cheryl Helton • April McCay • Wayne Ruple
Rachel Simmons • Lea-Ervin White
Columnists & Contributors
Barbara Andersen • Robert Bradford • Amy Burgess
Sam Howell • Richard Phillips • Ricky Statham • Jenna Wood
Production & Advertising
Business Manager & Circulation
Jenna Wood • Melanie Skillman
Mailing & Delivery
Publication of information in the Public Notices section is required by state law.
The newspaper does not determine the content of those columns,
nor does the newspaper voluntarily publish information regarding foreclosures
and other matters of personal concern appearing in these notices.
The publication of public or legal notices is required by law.
The newspaper does not consider all information contained
in public documents as public domain information.
The newspaper does not generally publish the names of individuals arrested for alleged crimes.
The newspaper asserts that all are innocent until proven guilty. Certain exceptions include
public officials, those in certain public sector work, and those charged in connection with major crime.