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jasoncannon, Author at The Demopolis Times

News

Linden schools, Superintendent seeking split

LINDEN – The Linden Board of Education will soon begin the search for its next Superintendent of Education. Linden BOE attorney Alex Braswell said the ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 12, 2012 1:44 pm

News

Library holding classes for job-seekers

Auburn University is offering a free training class on internet research and online resources for job seekers on Friday, June 29 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Monday, June 11, 2012 2:51 pm

Opinion

Sharing the accolades with you

Landing in the newspaper business is not usually something you strive for when you’re young. The astronauts, cowboys, firefighters and police still have the cool ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 8, 2012 3:28 pm

News

Hathcock named DMS principal

Blaine Hathcock has been tabbed as the new principal at Demopolis Middle School and will also serve as the system’s director of transportation. Hathcock comes ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 8, 2012 3:25 pm

News

Russell appointed BOE Chairperson

The Demopolis Board of Education appointed Linda Russell as its chairperson Wednesday. She takes over from Bobby Armstead, whose term expired in May. Armstead has ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 8, 2012 3:24 pm

News

Arrest reports

June 5 • Jecorey R. Brown, 20, for Forgery-Checks at the York PD • Arron L. Brown, 32, three counts Contempt of Court on Pettus ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 8, 2012 3:23 pm

News

Linden bids farewell to armory

LINDEN – The City of Linden bid a tearful goodbye to its local National Guard unit during Tuesday’s council meeting. After Lt. Colonel Randall Brown ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 6:38 pm

Lifestyles

May ‘Bloomers’ announced

In each of the past two months, the City of Demopolis has bestowed Bloom beautification awards to local business and residents. Winners for the month ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 5:51 pm

Obituaries

Madelyn Ward Jones

Madelyn Ward Jones, 83, a homemaker of Sweet Water died Monday, may 28 at her home. She was born Jan. 20, 1929 in Half Acre. ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 2:10 pm

News

Arrest reports

Demopolis police department June 1 • Fredrick D. Haywood, 42, for DUI on Highway 80 East • Tina M. Ramirez, 24, for DUI on Cedar ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 1:25 pm

Records

May restaurant scores

Elk’s Food Mart, 87 Edwards Fast Track, 90 A. L. Johnson School, 95 Linden Elementary School, 95 U. S. Jones School, 96 John Essex School, ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 1:15 pm

Obituaries

Mary Jean Goldman

Mary Jean Goldman, age 82, of Demopolis, died May 30, 2012. Services were held Saturday, June 2 at First Baptist Church of Demopolis with Rev. ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Monday, June 4, 2012 2:37 pm

Obituaries

Burton Christian

Burton Christian, age 85, of Greensboro, died May 30, 2012, at Hospice of West Alabama. Services were Saturday, June 2 at New Haven Baptist Church ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Monday, June 4, 2012 2:36 pm

COLUMNS--FEATURE SPOT

A legacy you can see for miles

Good or bad, one of the last things we leave behind as we depart this Earth is a legacy. I’ve never seen Babe Ruth play ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 1, 2012 3:23 pm

News

Local graduation rate outpacing state

Fewer Alabama high school seniors are graduating than originally though according to data released by the state department of education last week. State officials estimate ... Read more

by Jason Cannon, Friday, June 1, 2012 3:18 pm

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