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10/25/2016 10:31:59 PM
When Chad Riley took a CPR class five years ago, he paid attention to the instructor. That turned out to be a blessing to one family whose seven-year-old son's life was saved by Riley's knowledge and training. Riley, his wife Amanda and their children spent a sunny Labor Day weekend Sunday afternoon at Mon Dye Bottoms on Upper Bear Creek. Along with another family, the Rileys were part of a sizab
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10/19/2016 10:10:33 AM
Belgreen High School’s auditorium played host to a spirited forum for Franklin County Superintendent of Education last Thursday, as Republican candidate Bart Moss, Democratic candidate Donald Borden and independent candidate Greg Hamilton each took turns unfolding their respective plans should they win next month’s election. The debate lasted approximately 90 minutes and was full of a...read more
10/18/2016 2:35:13 PM
Russellville native Jacob David Sage was honored recently as one of the 2016 Student Achievement Award winners at a banquet held October 8th in Tuscumbia. Sage, the son of Tim Sage and grandson of Milton and Barbara Sage of Russellville, is a senior at Florence High School. The banquet is presented each year by Hype Ministry, Inc., of Florence. The event provides an opportunity to celebrate tho...read more
10/18/2016 10:33:22 AM
Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) sophomore student, Kaylen Bishop, has been selected as a 2016 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship.   Bishop, a native of Haleyville, was selected by a panel of independent judges from more than 1,100 applicants. Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholars are selected based on outstanding academic achievement and d...read more
10/12/2016 10:34:33 AM
RUSSELLVILLE - The Russellville City Schools Education Foundation is calling all runners to participate in the inaugural 5K Torch Run that will help the Foundation raise money for teacher and student scholarships. The run is scheduled for this Saturday, October 15, with check-in and registration starting at 7:30 a.m. in the RHS Auditorium lobby and the 5K starting at 8 a.m. There will also be a 1...read more
10/12/2016 10:29:32 AM
Belgreen High School’s 2016-2017 Bulldog Ambassadors spent a recent Friday afternoon in Decatur working on the ultimate team-building experience as they participated in “Trapped,” a thrilling escape game of mystery and clues. Ambassadors were divided into three groups with dissimilar personalities and then worked in harmony as a team using clues to solve puzzles. The teams enjoy...read more
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