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Lowndes County is currently ranked No.4 in new COVID-19 cases per capita. Lowndes County, like most Alabama counties, are in the critical risk category, which ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

New business coming to Hayneville soon

BY DAAIYAH LATHAM A new business is coming to Hayneville at the end of the month. Jimmy L. Brown Jr., founder, and wife Jessica Brown, ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Sheriff’s office receives new vehicles

Lowndes County residents should start to notice new patrol vehicles on the road from the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Department. Lowndes County Sheriff Christopher West said ... Read more

1 week ago by Kendra Majors.

2021 goals: Mayor hopes to clean up town, develop interstate

Top priorities for the town of Fort Deposit in 2021 include cleaning up the city, repaving some streets and hopefully developing the area near the ... Read more

1 week ago by Kendra Majors.

Federal student aid programs can help pay college costs

    The federal government offers many financial aid programs to help students and families pay for college. Applying for those programs means submitting the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association adds new board members

The Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association (ALBBAA) is pleased to announce former Auburn University Coach Joe Whitt of Auburn and Fran Pearce of Browns as ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Alabama Department of Public Health, Medicaid Agency, Attorney General issue warning on scams claiming to offer COVID-19 testing, vaccines

The Department of Public Health and the Alabama Medicaid Agency are receiving reports of citizens being contacted at their homes for the purpose of being ... Read more

1 week ago by Kendra Majors.

COVID vaccination distribution begins in Lowndes County

Phase 1A of the COVID-19 vaccination is under way in Lowndes County, a category that involves frontline health workers, including clinical and non‐clinical, in hospitals, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Scale Back Alabama delayed to March

2021 is upon us, which means that Scale Back Alabama should be right around the corner. Scale Back Alabama is a free statewide weight-loss program ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

No county-wide ordinance for fireworks in Lowndes County

There will be an opportunity to shoot off fireworks in Lowndes County this New Year’s Eve, as no countywide ordinance has been put into place ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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