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Mining rescue teams from Alabama and other states gathered in Sumiton this week for their annual Mining Rescue Contest. This year was the 42-annual event. The rescue event is hosted jointly by … more
Bevill State Community College announced Thursday the cancellation of their remaining town hall meetings on the Hamilton, Jasper and Fayette campuses.The college announced the change in course around … more
The Arc of Walker County has announced that it will be closing its Pre-K and Early Head Start programs.Lou Vick, president and CEO of the Arc of Walker County, said the rate of reimbursement … more
SUMITON - Amid reports of budget woes, eliminated programs, and a faculty and staff reduction, Bevill State Community College President Dr. Kim Ennis provided some answers at a town hall meeting on … more
N'Fusion, a popular smooth jazz group featuring saxophonist James Crumb Jr., will headline "Jazz in the Park" on Saturday at the Bankhead House and Heritage Center amphitheater.The event, a … more

A lunchtime accident slowed down traffic on U.S. Highway 118 (Highway 78) in Jasper Tuesday. According to Jasper Assistant Police Chief Paul Tucker, the accident occurred at 11:47 a.m. in the area of Murphy Express. It involved collision between a driver in a Toyota Matrix on 20th Avenue East, who was coming into the median to turn left, and a driver in a Chevrolet Silverado going east on Highway 118. One person was injured and taken by Regional Paramedical Services (RPS) to Walker Baptist Medical Center, said Tucker, who did not identify the drivers. Lunchtime traffic was slowed for a short time on both eastbound and westbound traffic as police, fire and RPS vehicles took up one lane each way to respond to the accident.

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Approximately 7,000 pounds of non-perishable food items was collected from postal customers over the weekend during the 26th annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. The food will be donated to the Salvation Army Food Bank.

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Soso's second annual Music For Mutts will be held this Saturday to benefit Rescuers United For Furbabies (RUFF), a Walker County animal rescue organization.The event will be held at Old York Farms … more
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tommy Battle is making an afternoon swing in Walker County on Friday to campaign in advance of the June 5 primary. Outside of closed functions or press events … more
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