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4-H RiverKids Program Dives into Fun and Learning at Montevallo Lake

On June 14, 2024, the 4-H RiverKids Program gathered at Montevallo Lake for another exciting day of exploration and education. Facilitated by dedicated Extension agents Simon Carbone, Sherry Carter, and Sara Gibson, the program...

Join the Bibb County High School Softball Booster Club: Empowering Our Girls to Succeed

Jamie Horton and Larry Dale Clark have been leading an inspiring initiative to support the young athletes of Bibb County High School Softball Program. Over the past few months, they have spearheaded the effort...

The First Annual Cahaba River Crawl: A Unique and Fun Adventure 

  Saturday, June 8th, Centreville Main Street held its first annual Cahaba River Crawl. This was an annual event that drew nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers to the heart of Bibb County.  Set against the...

Peaches, Peaches, Peaches!!!  

  With summer's heat comes peach season, and this year's crop in Chilton County is looking promising. Buckets of peaches are already filling the shelves at Durbin Farms Market, a welcome change from last summer....

Centreville City Council  – June 4, 2024 

Centreville City Council  June 4, 2024  by Lynn Hamric Mayor Mike Oakley called the meeting to order at 5:00 p.m. The invocation was delivered by Dianne Epperson and Officer Mike Shirley led in the Pledge of Allegiance.    Roll...

Brent City Council – June 3, 2024 

Brent City Council  June 3, 2024  by Lynn Hamric  Mayor White called the meeting to order at five p.m.  and led in the Pledge of Allegiance and prayer.    Roll Call:  Barbara Morrison 5:01  Tracy Sanders 5:04  Chad Jones 5:01  Tom Owings 5:01  Jerry...

Eric Raynard Anderson Sentenced to 35 Years for 2020 Shooting Death of Rodrecus Darrell...

  Fourth Judicial Circuit Judge Collins Pettway sentenced 48-year-old Eric Raynard Anderson following his guilty plea in the shooting death of 28-year-old Rodrecus Darrell Moore. According to court records, the shooting took place on New...

Summer Activities at your Local Brent-Centreville Library

If you’re looking for fun activities to fill your summer days, head over to the Brent-Centreville Library! They have exciting projects for all ages, including a Tween Paint Project, the Great Puzzle Race, and...

USDA Celebrates National Homeownership Month: Highlighting a Rich History of Support for Rural and...

In honor of National Homeownership Month, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the celebration of 75 years of USDA’s efforts in helping millions of people purchase, repair, and build affordable homes...

The Bibb County Education Retiree’s Association receives a “Club of Distinction Award”

The Bibb County Education Retiree’s Association received a “Club of Distinction Award” at the Alabama Education Retiree’s Association annual meeting in Montgomery. Selection is based on locals who provide high quality programs at their...