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Lowndes wins Week 1 of Census Bowl

Lowndes County defeated Conecuh County in the 2020 Census Bowl and will now face Macon County in Week ... Read more | Add your comment

Edwards joins Signal as reporter

Andrew Edwards has joined The Lowndes Signal as a general assignment reporter. Edwards, who is from Prattville, earned ... Read more | Add your comment

Fort Deposit gets first female mayor

G lass ceilings have been shattered in Fort Deposit as the town’s citizens elected its first female mayor ... Read more | Add your comment

Harvest Tyme expanding

Fort Deposit’s Harvest Tyme Food Ministries is extending its outreach program to fit the needs of students and ... Read more | Add your comment

Hayneville

The Office of the Secretary of State will host a mobile unit in Lowndes County next month to register voters and issue free Photo Voter ... Read more | Add your comment

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Mosses

Drive through meet and greet Saturday in Mosses

Chief DeMarcus Weems of The Town of Mosses will host a drive through meet and greet to connect with residents of the city. “It’s an ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lowndes teams suffer losses Friday

Neither of the teams in Lowndes County got the W Friday night on the road. Central-Hayneville traveled to Headland where the Rams defeated the Lions ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 10, 2020 10:26 am

Hayneville

Hayneville veterinarian receives ALVMA special award

A Hayneville veterinarian was recently honored by the state veterinary medical association. Dr. Harold “Hal” Pate, doctor of veterinary medicine, was awarded the Alabama Veterinary ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 10, 2020 10:25 am

Featured

Appeals court upholds conviction

The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals affirmed this week the conviction of a man convicted of six counts of capital murder during a robbery in ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, September 10, 2020 10:12 am

Letohatchee

Getting Their Rings

After nearly six months of waiting, the Calhoun Tigers boys basketball team was presented with its state championship rings Aug. 24. The Tigers defeated Barbour ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:20 pm

News

Majors named regional editor of The Signal

Kendra Majors has been named regional editor of The Greenville Advocate, The Luverne Journal, The Lowndes Signal, The Demopolis Times, The Selma Times-Journal and associated ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:18 pm

Hayneville

Elmore Bolling Foundation honored bicentennial celebration

The Elmore Bolling Foundation (TEBF) this week was honored for its contribution to Alabama’s recent bicentennial celebration. TEBF organized a coalition which consists of Hayneville ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:18 pm

News

Teen accused of killing sheriff appears in court

The teen charged with shooting and killing Lowndes County Sheriff John “Big John” Williams made an appearance in court last week. During the court appearance, ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:17 pm

Lowndesboro

AISA honors LA as Blue Ribbon school

Lowndes Academy has been named an AISA Blue Ribbon School for 2019-2020. This is the second year in a row, the school has been recognized ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:16 pm

Lowndesboro

Lane tapped as 2021 DYW

Five young women from Butler and Lowndes counties participated in the Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program at the Ritz Theatre in Greenville on Saturday, Aug. ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:15 pm

Hayneville

Hayneville teen killed in Brewton shooting

An 18-year-old Hayneville resident was killed in a shooting in Brewton over the weekend. According to Brewton Police, Ta’Nea Renee Gordon of Hayneville was pronounced ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 3, 2020 4:14 pm

News

Want to help the schools win $65K? Fill out your Census, beat Conecuh Co.

The Alabama 2020 Census is hosting an online “Census Bowl” where participating counties could win $65,000 for the county’s public school system. According to the ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:05 am

Features

County’s jobless rate sits at 18.7%

Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced the increase of Alabama’s unemployment rate on Friday. Lowndes County has an unemployment rate of 18.7%, one ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:04 am

Hayneville

Hayneville attorney asks commission to OK taking voters off roll

The attorney for the city of Hayneville asked the Lowndes County Commission on Monday night to request that that a handful of voters registered to ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:03 am

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Lowndesboro couple writes $25K check to cover fine for Hayneville Confederate monument removal

A Lowndesboro resident has donated $25,000 to the Lowndes County Commission to take care of a fine imposed by the state on the commission for ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:02 am

Features

Palmer named regional publisher of The Signal

Dennis Palmer has been named regional publisher of the Lowndes Signal, Greenville Advocate, Luverne Journal, and Demopolis Times. Palmer has been publisher of The Selma ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:01 am

Featured

Program will train seniors to be EKG techs

Twelve local seniors will have the opportunity to hone their skills and have a job out of high school. The Lowndes County Improvement Association and ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, August 28, 2020 11:00 am

Hayneville

Lowndes County Courthouse named for slain sheriff

Lowndes County paid tribute to its beloved sheriff who was shot and killed in November on Monday with a dedication service and the naming of ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, August 28, 2020 10:59 am

Hayneville

Hayneville, Ft. Deposit elect new mayors

Hayneville and Fort Deposit elected  new mayors Tuesday night. Jimmie Davis won 63 percent of the vote with 209 votes in Hayneville. Connie Tyson-Johnson received ... Read more

by Kendra Majors, Friday, August 28, 2020 10:56 am

Mosses

Mosses celebrates park opening

Mosses residents celebrated the opening of the town’s first park on Saturday. “It’s a wellness park where the kids can come and enjoy themselves,” Mosses ... Read more

by Amya Mitchell, Thursday, August 20, 2020 4:09 pm

News

Palmer named regional publisher of The Lowndes Signal

From Staff Reports   Dennis Palmer has been named regional publisher of the Lowndes Signal, Greenville Advocate, Luverne Journal, and Demopolis Times. Palmer has been ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 20, 2020 2:02 pm

News

Local elections less than 2 weeks away

This year’s municipal elections are less than two weeks away local municipalities are gearing up. In Fort Deposit, Irish Simmons and Jacqulyn Boone are running ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:52 pm

Fort Deposit

Fort Deposit council sells 2 buildings downtown

The Fort Deposit City Council held its monthly meeting to discuss city business and the upcoming election, inlcuding selling two downtown businesses. In old business, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:51 pm

Hayneville

Hayneville cleanup day set for Sept. 12

The Town of Hayneville held its City Council meeting Monday, August 10, to discuss city business and new improvements. The council will host a city-wide, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:49 pm

Hayneville

Annual Jonathan Daniels Pilgrimage to be online due to COVID-19

For 21 years the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama has co-sponsored with the Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast, an annual pilgrimage to Hayneville, Alabama, to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:44 pm

Mosses

Mosses Meet and Greet successful

Chief Demarcus Weems of the Town of Mosses hosted a Drive Thru Community Fest for residents last weekend at the Mosses Town Hall. The event ... Read more

by Matt Hutcheson, Thursday, July 30, 2020 11:52 am