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Kendra Majors, Author at The Demopolis Times

News

Job fair rescheduled for Feb. 25

After the original event was postponed due to inclement weather, Pinnacle Renewable Energy in partnership with the West Alabama Works will now host their Drive Thru Job Fair on ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:46 pm

News

Governor announces Hwy. 43 project to start this year, local leaders react

After decades of discussions, Gov. Kay Ivey, in her state-of-the-state address, promised the four-lane project forHwy. 43 that runs from Thomasville to Tuscaloosa, will soon ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 12:00 am

Editorial --FEATURE SPOT

Finally: Roadway expansion could be game changer here

It has taken decades but the widening of U.S. Hwy. 43 from Tuscaloosa to Thomasville is about to become reality. The Governor announced the project ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Wednesday, February 17, 2021 12:00 am

News

HONORING CHAMPIONS

2003 DHS softball team honored at HOF banquet   The 2003 Demopolis High School girls’ softball team was honored last week for the legacy it ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, February 15, 2021 9:17 pm

News

UWA remaining closed for winter weather Feb. 16 

Due to the forecast threat of winter weather conditions, the University of West Alabama will be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 16. All offices will be ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, February 15, 2021 11:53 am

News

Marengo County EMA encouraging residents to stay off roads

Marengo County EMA is encouraging residents to stay off the local roadways unless absolutely necessary. Marengo County is classified as an elevated impact area through ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, February 15, 2021 9:50 am

BREAKING NEWS

Governor issues state of emergency ahead of winter weather

Gov. Kay Ivey has declared a state of emergency ahead of winter weather expected to hit Marengo County starting tonight and into tomorrow.  Marengo County ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Sunday, February 14, 2021 6:18 pm

News

SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE TO CLOSE ON MONDAY

Due to the threat of winter weather expected for the West Alabama area, Shelton State Community College will be closed on Monday, February 15, 2021.  ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Sunday, February 14, 2021 5:53 pm

News

DPD investigating theft of six vehicles from local car dealership

Demopolis Police are investigating an incident where six vehicles were stolen from a local car dealership – Windham Motor Co., recently. The DPD said in ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, February 11, 2021 4:57 pm

Faith and Family

Weekly church directory

Eastern Star Baptist Church in Demopolis holds weekly services on Sunday at 11 a.m. and at 8 a.m. on every fourth Sunday. BTU at 10:30 ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, February 5, 2021 12:00 am

Obituaries

Henry F. Harrison

  Henry F. Harrison, age 101 of Demopolis, Alabama died January 20, 2021 at his home. Mr. Harrison was born January 25, 1919 to Austin ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 1:28 pm

News

Black History Month to be celebrated at DPL with movies

The Demopolis Public Library plans to celebrate Black History Month with movie time each Wednesday. Seating is limited, so participants are asked to call ahead ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 12:02 pm

Columns

Women need to support other women’s victories

“Here’s to strong women: may we know them, may we be them, may we raise them.” That’s a quote that I have often quoted and ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, February 1, 2021 12:00 am

Faith and Family

Weekly church directory

Eastern Star Baptist Church in Demopolis holds weekly services on Sunday at 11 a.m. and at 8 a.m. on every fourth Sunday. BTU at 10:30 ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Monday, February 1, 2021 12:00 am