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Jefferson VFD receives $5K grant

Jefferson VFD receives $5K grant

The Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department has received a $5,000 grant from the Georgia-Pacific Bucket Brigade for the purchase of new personal protective equipment. Read more

Latest news

RockTenn merging with MeadWestvaco

RockTenn Company and MeadWestvaco Corporation announced plans earlier this week to merge, creating the second largest packaging company in the world. Read more

  1. DPD responds to four-car accident
  2. Malone wins Miss West Central Alabama title
  3. DCSF ‘Prize Patrol’ visits teachers

The Latest

County graduation rates on rise

The Alabama State Department of Education recently released graduation rates for the 2013-14 cohort. Read more

DPD officers respond to Saturday shooting

A man was shot late Saturday night in Demopolis following a domestic dispute. Read more

Smith using talents to bless others

Smith using talents to bless others

Sara Smith has been crocheting on-and-off for the better part of 45 years, but she recently picked it up again after a short break and ... Read more

DPD recognizes officers involved in recent chase

DPD recognizes officers involved in recent chase

The three Demopolis police officers involved in the chase two week ago that involved chainsaws being tossed at the pursuing officers were honored Tuesday morning ... Read more

Task Force welcomes new K-9

The 17th Judicial Drug Task Force has welcomed a new member to its ranks. Read more

  1. DPD makes second arrest from high-speed chase
  2. Thomaston man dies in fire
  3. County turns over shelter grant to Thomaston
  4. DPD officer involved in car accident
  5. High speed chase leads DPD officers to Selma
  6. Large crowd turns out for COTR
  7. Landing new industry mayor’s top priority for 2015
  8. Council OKs DPD video storage deal
  9. Chamber director Kennedy to resign
  10. Despite challenges, CEO sees bright future for BWWMH
  11. Flu reaches epidemic levels
  12. Canebrake Players to perform one-act show
  13. DPD reminds citizens to not fire weapons in celebration
  14. Myrtlewood man killed in car accident
  15. Property taxes due Wednesday
  16. Gas prices dropping statewide
  17. Dept. of Revenue warns of phone scam
  18. County unemployment rate continues to drop
  19. Man struck, killed by car near Magnolia
  20. Council approves pay hikes
  21. Demopolis city council approves pay adjustment
  22. BWWMH converts all rooms to private
  23. DHS coach Causey accepts position at Pelham
  24. Task Force sees increase in ADECA grant

Sports

Demopolis comeback falls short against Dallas County

Demopolis comeback falls short against Dallas County

Despite their best efforts, the Demopolis Tigers were unable to overcome an early deficit Tuesday night at home against Dallas County. Read more

  1. Luker hired as Demopolis head football coach
  2. DHS baseball to host annual youth camp
  3. Marengo Academy’s Robby James to retire

Lifestyles

Malone wins Miss West Central Alabama title

Malone wins Miss West Central Alabama title

Katie Malone, the granddaughter of Sylvia Malone of Demopolis, was recently crowned Miss West Central Alabama. Read more

Columns

New Year’s resolutions for us all

Did you make any New Year's resolutions? Most people at least think of some things they want to do better in the new year. Some ... Read more

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Profiles

Bigbee Humane Society does big job with limited resources

Bigbee Humane Society does big job with limited resources

Three volunteers keep Bigbee Humane Society running despite being at capacity virtually all the time. Read more

Business

Manufacture Marengo holds inaugural meeting

A new program has started in Marengo County that will help manufacturing businesses find information and resources. Read more

Schools

Demopolis Robotics Team earns return trip to Auburn

Demopolis Robotics Team earns return trip to Auburn

For the second consecutive year, the Demopolis Robotics Team is heading to Auburn for the South’s BEST Regional Robotics Championship. Read more

Faith and Family

Tutt album to benefit new breast cancer foundation

Tutt album to benefit new breast cancer foundation

Breast cancer research is a cause that is near and dear to Jill Tutt’s heart. Read more