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Car crash kills two

According to ALEA, a two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 8:24 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, has claimed the ... Read more | Add your comment

Plane makes emergency landing

It’s not every day that a plane runs out of fuel. That is exactly what happened in Lowndes ... Read more | Add your comment

$8,300 Arts Grant received

By Haley Mitchell Godwin The Lowndes County Community Life Center system received a grant in the amount of ... Read more | Add your comment

Remains recovered from Holy Ground identified

The Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call regarding human remains at Holy Ground Battlefield Park boat ... Read more | Add your comment

News

Car crash kills two

According to ALEA, a two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 8:24 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, has claimed the life of a Missouri City man, Michael ... Read more | Add your comment

by Christy Johnson.

Sports

Tigers stomped by Mustangs

The Calhoun Tigers fell to Isabella last Friday night, 79-6. Calhoun No. 4 Keonte Abrams pulled off a 10-yard pass before being taken down by ... Read more | Add your comment

by Christy Johnson.

Lowndes Academy

Rebels beat the Chiefs

The Lowndes Academy Rebels beat the Lakeside School Chiefs 36-6 in Friday’s conference home game. Lowndes Academy kicked off to Lakeside School to start the ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:18 am

Central Football

Central falls to Prattville

The Central Lions failed to pull off a win against the Prattville Lions in last Friday night’s game, losing 18-28. The Lions battled it out ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:14 am

Athletes of the Week

Athletes of the Week

The Calhoun School Volleyball Team Senior Artasia Glover and Sophomore Xochitl Fonseca These players helped the Tigers with a big win over 4A Booker T. ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 4:37 pm

and Parks Pharmacy

Job Fair and Vaccine Clinic held in Hayneville

The Lowndes County Sheriff’s department, The Montgomery Wellness Coalition, and Parks Pharmacy hosted a Job Fair/Vaccine Clinic this past Saturday in Hayneville Square. With 69,000 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 4:33 pm

ALEA auction

ALEA to hold surplus fleet auction

Looking for quality used vehicles? The Alabama Law Enforcement  Agency’s (ALEA) surplus inventory will be displayed for auction beginning at 8 a.m.  Thursday, Sept. 23.  ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 2:52 pm

AMEA

AMEA kicks off 2022 scholarship program

Alabama Municipal Electric Authority is now taking applications for 44 available scholarships available to graduating seniors. In order to qualify, you must be graduating from ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, September 17, 2021 1:22 pm

Female Deputy

Timmons graduates from academy

According to the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Miranda Timmons graduated from the Sheriff’s Academy on August 20, 2021, making her the first female deputy ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, September 16, 2021 7:58 pm

Fort Deposit

Fort Deposit teen arrested in shooting

On Sunday September 12, the Greenville Police Department received a call of shots fired around 1:30 p.m. in the area of College Street and Commerce ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:16 am

ALEA

ALEA Shares the Passing of Off-Duty

Senior Trooper Jason Vice The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) is deeply saddened and sincerely regrets having to share the passing of one of its ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 13, 2021 10:55 am

Body Found

BREAKING NEWS*****Human remains found at Holy Ground Park

According to the Lowndes County Sheriff, Chris West, a fisherman reeled in a pair of pants that still contained the hip section and femur of ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, September 9, 2021 1:49 pm

News

Sheriff West completes FLETC Training

Sheriff Chris West of Lowndes County recently attended and completed FLETC training conducted on August 25-27 in Tama, IA. The Department of Homeland Security Leadership ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Wednesday, September 8, 2021 3:15 pm

News

Fall Armyworms are Making Their March

If they have not already eaten your lawn, start scouting now, because this year they seem to be everywhere! The phones have been ringing off ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 3:04 pm

Black Belt Interstate Project

Black Belt Interstate project added to Bipartisan Infrastructure Package

On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate unanimously approved an amendment adding congressional authorization of the full Interstate-14 five-state corridor expansion to the pending Bipartisan Infrastructure Package. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 6, 2021 6:33 pm

Back to school rally

Back to School Rally serves community

Lowndes County Public Schools held a Back to School Rally last weekend. Lowndes Academy cheerleaders helped stuff backpacks with school supplies and were on hand ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, August 5, 2021 10:28 am

Angie Long

   Remembering Angie Long  

Longtime Greenville Advocate/Lowndes Signal reporter Angie Long, whose stories and photos graced the pages of the Advocate and Signal for more than two decades, died ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 7:27 pm

Arrests

July 15 through July 19 arrests

7/15/21 Jackob Randall White- Theft of Property Fourth Antoinette Diane Sellers- Disorderly Conduct 7/19/21 Fredricous Dewayne Boone- Assault First Stanford Oneil Peterson- Domestic Violence third, ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, July 23, 2021 12:11 am

Bishop State Community College

Central High School alum selected to participate in NJCAA All-Star Weekend

Central High School alum and Bishop State Community College Women’s Basketball forward, Cordasia Harris, was recently selected as one of the top 40 NJCAA Student-Athletes ... Read more

by Evan Justice, Thursday, July 22, 2021 11:54 pm

News

AISA awards Lowndes Academy the Blue Ribbon

The Alabama Independent School Association recently announced the recipients of the 2020-2021 AISA Blue Ribbon School Award. Lowndes Academy was one of the 29 Alabama ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, July 22, 2021 11:41 pm

Phi Kappa Phi

Phi Kappa Phi inducts Ellis

Wilson Ellis from Letohatchee, Ala. has been inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Ellis is a student at the University of Alabama ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, July 8, 2021 3:09 pm

News

Resurfacing on I-65 to begin Monday

A project to resurface I-65 in Butler County from the County Road 41 overpass to one mile south of the Lowndes County line will begin ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Thursday, July 8, 2021 11:04 am

Bancourp South

Two men sentenced for robbing banks

The acting U.S. Attorney Sandra J. Stewart announced on Tuesday the sentencing of two men for their participation in robbing two Lowndes County banks. Hunter ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Tuesday, July 6, 2021 12:00 pm

Mayor Ozier

ACBM holds multi county mayor workshop

The Alabama Conference of Black Mayors (ACBM)held a local workshop on June 24 at the Gordonville Town Hall. Mayor of Gordonville, Orbuty Ozier, sponsored the ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, July 2, 2021 2:45 pm

Lowndes Academy

Lowndes Academy Cheer shows spirit

The Lowndes Academy junior varsity and varsity cheerleading squads brought home more than their pom-poms from the AISA cheer camp this past week. “The girls ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, July 2, 2021 1:31 pm

Hooper Academy

Hooper cheerleaders tumble to victory

The Hooper Academy varsity & Junior varsity cheerleaders chanted their way to the top at last week’s cheer camp held at Troy University. Both the ... Read more

by Christy Johnson, Friday, July 2, 2021 1:19 pm

Courtney Meadows

HIM Graduation: “A New Beginning”

Submitted: Hope Inspired Ministries On June 24, three Hope Inspired Ministries students were able to experience their graduation ceremony. It was a powerful evening full of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 2, 2021 1:13 pm