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Jail Food Bonanza May Be Derailed

  The Alabama Senate voted Tuesday to change a decades-old system that has allowed some sheriffs to pocket leftover jail food funds, a practice that has created concerns and scandals centering on whether inmates were...

Clean Up and Get Healthy in Brent This Saturday

Mayor Bobbie White and City of Brent are teaming up with Brent Walmart and manager Kevin Hutchinson to host a community clean up day on April 27, 2019 from 7:00 AM-12:00 PM. Volunteers are...

State Representative April Weaver Gets 40 Lashes From House Speaker

In his first words as Alabama Speaker of the House, three years ago, State Rep. Mac McCutcheon (R-Monrovia) declared “the days of the imperial speakership are over.” McCutcheon was elected by a vote of 68...

Possible Courthouse Modifications, County Employee Wellness Program, and New Job Opportunities

Commissioners showed up dressed up Monday afternoon to have new photos taken for the County's new website and publicity materials that are currently in production. "They clean up well," was overheard from several in...

Zoned Out in City Hall

Zoning Variance A section of Highway 82 in Centreville City limits was approved to be rezoned to Business (B-1) instead of Residential (R-1). This approval, in the form of a Variance, is conditional and comes...

Pinwheels Planted

People steadily gathered after 5:00 p.m. Monday at the Bibb County Courthouse. Pink shirts, smiling faces, and a box of blue and silver pinwheels shined in the setting sun as adults and children alike...

Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Gains Traction in Alabama Senate

Recently The Bibb Voice offered an opinion on the subject of Civil Asset Forfeiture,  a topic that is being debated in the Alabama Legislature and appears to be moving rapidly towards positive improvement for the citizens...

Community and Economic Development Along the Cahaba River

Monday morning a small group gathered at the entrance to the river access of the Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuse in West Blocton to celebrate the placement of a new Cahaba Blueway sign. Brian...

Much Ado About Garbage

Garbage, Garbage, EverywhereNot first on the agenda, but the hottest topic of Monday night's Commission meeting was garbage collection. Centreville Mayor Terry Morton took the podium to address the Commission on behalf of the...

Bibb County Choctaws Baseball Report

  Brooks Cooner’s perfect game highlights Choctaws 3-0 week       Written By: Daniel Payne Cooner throws a perfect game against Falcons to lead Bibb to a 12-0 win If you were not at Buddy Wade Field...

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