Monday, May 25, 2020
Blog Page 3

Alabama 4-H Virtual Program Schedule Announced

AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – From healthy living to outdoor recreation, Alabama 4-H has something for every young person. In the midst of the coronavirus, 4-H is offering virtual activities on Facebook to keep young...

Council Approves Drive-Thru

Because of the shelter in place order issued by Governor Ivey, city councils across the state are being temporarily allowed to meet remotely via video or telephone, without public access. The Centreville City Council...
video

New Shopping Cart Sanitizing Machine at Food Outlet in Brent

Responding to customer and employee concerns over the spread of COVID-19, Food Outlet, a small chain of five grocery stores - one in Brent - based in central Alabama, decided to take action to...

A Shop Off The Old Bloc

When the Alabama Power office in West Blocton closed down last year, many people were concerned that the community was losing something. At the same time that so many positive things were moving forward...

Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food and Wash Your Hands!

March 26, 2020 Posted by: Kristin Woods in Food Safety: Produce                Print I think many of you already know who and where to go for locally-produced food in Bibb...
video

Mayors Discuss Economic and Overall Impact of Sheltering-in-Place

With the concern over lessened or absent paychecks as most of the population remains under the shelter in place order, concern also exists for the financial health of local governments. Woodstock's Mayor Jeff Dodson...
video

West Blocton’s Remote Easter Egg Hunt Prize Drawing Tonight

What began as a break in tradition for the Town of West Blocton, turned into possibly a new tradition as Mayor Daniel Sims woke up Saturday with a new idea: a remote egg hunt. After...

Making Good Memories From a Bad Situation

I don't remember being cold during the ice storm in January, 1982. According to Alabama Weather Blog, a powerful cold front moved through central Alabama on January 9th when I was six years old....

Bibb Ag Leaders Discuss Local Food Production, Marketing on CBS42

By: Jessalyn Adams Posted: Apr 6, 2020 / 07:26 PM CDT / Updated: Apr 6, 2020 / 07:26 PM CDT WEST BLOCTON, Ala. (WIAT) — Several local farmers’ markets are opening early so communities can access fresh food without going...

Centreville City Council Meets Online for First Time

When Governor Ivey issued the shelter-in-place order, there were provisions made to modify requirements of essential governmental functions, including those of City Councils across the state. In particular regarding last night's Council meeting, the...

Contributors

267 POSTS14 COMMENTS
194 POSTS0 COMMENTS
18 POSTS0 COMMENTS
10 POSTS0 COMMENTS
4 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
2 POSTS0 COMMENTS
1 POSTS0 COMMENTS