Demopolis schools raising money for autism awareness

Demopolis schools raising money for autism awareness

The Demopolis City School System is currently selling special bracelets to help raise money for autism awareness and the public has a few more days ... Read more

Latest news

DHS drama department presents ‘Lion King Jr.’

It’s going to be a wild weekend at Demopolis High School as the school’s drama department pulls the curtain on its production of “The Lion ... Read more

  1. Three nominated to fill Demopolis BOE seat
  2. Thomaston receives revitalization grant
  3. Canebrake Players to pull curtain on ‘Steel Magnolias’

The Latest

DCS BOE approves big changes in personnel, tech

The Demopolis Board of Education approved a series of items that will bring big changes to each of the system’s schools, specifically in personnel and ... Read more

Thomaston gears up for Pepper Jelly Fest

Thomaston gears up for Pepper Jelly Fest

This weekend is expected to be a fun time in Thomaston as the annual Pepper Jelly Festival takes place on the grounds of the old ... Read more

Alabama School of Fine Arts to perform at DHS

The Alabama School of Fine Arts Music Department will present their Spring Gala Concert at Demopolis High School on April 21 at 6:30 p.m. The ... Read more

Forkland mourns death of mayor

The Town of Forkland is without a mayor after Derrick Biggs was found dead in his home Monday morning, according to officials. Biggs, 36, was ... Read more

Georgia Pacific’s Chatlos transitions from military to Blackbelt

Georgia Pacific’s Chatlos transitions from military to Blackbelt

Georgia Pacific has implemented a new program designed to help military members find work with the company and transition to civilian life. One of those ... Read more

  1. Demopolis Council amends parking law
  2. ROOSTER DAY IS HERE!
  3. Officials work toward river port in Demopolis
  4. DPD receives training on pursuit immobilization
  5. UPDATE: Demopolis student charged with having weapon at school
  6. Water boil declared in Linden
  7. Suspect charged with shooting into home
  8. Downtown walking tours begin Saturday
  9. Demopolis native granted patent for iron ‘safe station’
  10. DMS’s Mayben recognized by VFW District 6
  11. Church’s tip leads police to ID theft suspects
  12. ALEA releases identity of boating accident victim
  13. One killed in boating accident
  14. Council eyes bridge project; approves digital billboards
  15. Thomaston welcomes officials for Dave’s Market opening
  16. DCSS plans virtual school policy hearing
  17. Linden Lumber receives Governor’s Trade Award
  18. Besteder recognized for 40 years at Woodhaven
  19. Fire Department receives CPAT equipment
  20. County working toward Gandy Ferry Road improvements
  21. Commission inquires about Chickasaw Park during meeting
  22. Demopolis Council targets dilapidated building
  23. Thomaston celebrates opening of Dave’s Market
  24. PRIMARY ELECTION: Griggers holds off Lankster

Sports

Tiger hurlers combine to limit ACA to three hits in sweep

Tiger hurlers combine to limit ACA to three hits in sweep

Three hits were all the visitors could muster as dominant pitching aided the Tigers to a series sweep over the 5A Area 5 runner-up Alabama ... Read more

  1. Montz throws perfect game, Lady Tigers clinch Area title
  2. DHS hosts third track and field invitational
  3. Tigers blank Sweet Water on road

Lifestyles

Curl, Yelverton exchange vows

Curl, Yelverton exchange vows

Lauren Scott Yelverton and John Wesley Curl were married on Dec. 12, 2015 at Saint Francis at the Point Anglican Church in Point Clear, Alabama. ... Read more

Columns

Alabama may be ready for lottery

There were a lot of people excited about the lottery a few months back when the Powerball Jackpot hit an all-time high. Even here in ... 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

Ribbon Cutting: Sears Hometown Store

Ribbon Cutting: Sears Hometown Store

The Demopolis Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed new owners to the Sears Hometown Store with a ribbon cutting ceremony held during a grand opening event ... 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

Bazaar being held at FUMC

Bazaar being held at FUMC

The Demopolis Methodist Women’s Church Bazaar will be held Nov. 11 at the First United Methodist Church in Demopolis from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. ... Read more