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Scholarship established in honor of Big John

The Lowndes County Partnership for Children formally established a scholarship in honor of the county’s late sheriff John “Big John” Williams. “This is a special ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Kendra Majors.

Fort Deposit sends letter to commission in opposition of proposed night club

After weeks of back and forth about a proposed night club in Fort Deposit, residents who live near the community brought a letter from the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Kendra Majors.

Funding available for emergency food, shelter programs

Lowndes County Emergency Food and Shelter Program has been chosen to receive $8,461 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. The local ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Kendra Majors.

Alabama COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expanded to include ages 65-74, more front-line workers

Gov. Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced Friday, Jan. 29, that starting Feb. 8, ADPH will extend eligibility for COVID-19 vaccinations to include ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Students and parents should take FAFSA verification seriously

The federal government requires many students who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to verify information reported on the FAFSA, according to ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Sheriff West selected for Small and Rural Law Enforcement Executive Association board

Lowndes County Sheriff Christopher West has been selected to serve as a member of the Board of Governors for the southeast region of the Small ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Kendra Majors.

Do you have unclaimed property in Alabama? Check and see

Nearly 33 million people in the United States – 1 in every 10 – have unclaimed property. February 1 is National Unclaimed Property Day and ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Kendra Majors.

Bridge replacement project nearly complete over Big Swamp Creek on U.S. Hwy. 80

The bridge replacement project over Big Swamp Creek on U.S. Hwy. 80 between White Hall and Lowndesboro should be completed in the spring. Alabama Department ... Read more

1 month ago by Kendra Majors.

Sheriff foils potential child sex trafficking

Lowndes County Sheriff Christopher West rescued a 10-year-old Georgia girl from what is believed to be a sex trafficking ring. Pat Downing of the Lowndes ... Read more

1 month ago by Kendra Majors.

Mosses police chief spends week in UAB for COVID-19, is on mend

Mosses Police Chief and Calhoun High School ACCESS facilitator DeMarcus Weems has been encouraging residents to wear their masks since the onset of COVID last ... Read more

1 month ago by Kendra Majors.

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