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Zombie Run set for Sunday afternoon in downtown Jasper; proceeds benefit Walker County Arts Alliance
Have you ever tried to outrun a zombie? Probably not, but you can do that Sunday afternoon thanks to the inaugural Zombie Fun Run that will be held in downtown Jasper.
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Want to be in a music video? Your chance comes Saturday
Shelbie Z., who gained popularity as a contestant on the hit NBC singing competition “The Voice,” is in the final stages of filming the video for her single “Walker County Way,” which was released ...
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Snow ends three decades with Jasper City School System
After 32 years in public education — with 31 of those years in the Jasper City School System — Suzanne Snow is retiring.
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BOE: Empty school buildings in Parrish, Sipsey, Dora turned over to communities
Walker County Board of Education Superintendent Jason Adkins was “ecstatic” during Thursday’s meeting due in part to the good news he received from Parrish Mayor Cedric Ramsey.
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Downtown blocked off for multiple recovery projects
CORDOVA — Portions of downtown Cordova will be closed to traffic for the next year while multiple recovery projects are underway.
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Futures of former Armory, Boyd school discussed
DORA — The council once again took up the issue of the former T.S. Boyd School building and the former National Guard Armory.
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Candidates for superintendent announced
The Jasper City Board of Education announced the top four superintendent candidates during Wednesday night’s meeting.
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Moving more and living healthier
Kellie Giles of Jasper participates in Tuesday’s “CardioKick” fitness class at Gamble Park. The free weekly class is part of the Walker County Health Action Partnership’s “Move More, Live Healthy” ...
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Bevill State’s interim president addresses chamber
SUMITON — Bevill State’s Interim President Tom Huebner spoke to the East Walker Chamber of Commerce about the future, challenges facing the college and the caliber of staff and programs at the scho...
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Board discusses job search
The Jasper City Board of Education held a work session Tuesday night to discuss the top candidates for the system’s vacant superintendent position.
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Council OKs purchase of new garbage truck
Jasper City Council members approved spending more than $233,000 to purchase a new garbage truck for the city’s sanitation department during Tuesday’s regular city council meeting.
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