Legislation raises concern about future of Gaineswood

Legislation raises concern about future of Gaineswood

A proposed bill in the Alabama Legislature has raised concerns about the future of Gaineswood. Read more

Latest news

Special Needs Fun Day will be Saturday at Foscue

The second annual “Special Needs Fun Day” will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2015, at Foscue Park in Demopolis. Activities will take place from ... Read more

  1. Library gears up for summer reading program
  2. BOE parts ways with superintendent earlier than expected
  3. Demopolis Middle broadcast class places in contest

The Latest

Demopolis police plans leadership academy

While school is almost out for the summer, the Demopolis Police Department is preparing to open its doors for the first annual Youth Leadership Academy. Read more

Library to host read, think, share

The Demopolis Public Library is partnering with the Reading Club for Read, Think, Share — a program designed to help students entering first or second ... Read more

Pilot Club sponsors two-person scramble tournament

The Demopolis Pilot Club will host a blend of golf and entertainment at its fourth annual two-person scramble golf tournament Saturday, June 13 at the ... Read more

Chu earns DHS’ top honor

Chu earns DHS’ top honor

High school graduation is a big moment for a senior. It is the culmination of many years of studying and dreaming of the future. Jeremy ... Read more

Cosby speaks to students in Demopolis, Selma

Bill Cosby spoke to students in Demopolis and Selma Friday and then led a march over the Edmund Pettus Bridge. Read more

  1. Former AU star’s dad speaks at church
  2. Community input wanted on superintendent search
  3. Color run to benefit DHS Quarterback Club
  4. Wesley pleads guilty in 2013 homicide
  5. Man turns himself in after shooting two in Linden
  6. Linden shines at state meet
  7. Lutzenkirchen to speak at FBC
  8. Track athletes headed to state
  9. Westside receives $9,000 grant from BCBS
  10. Men’s rally set for Saturday
  11. Kerby appointed to Demopolis BOE
  12. Still time to register for Rotary golf tournament
  13. Demopolis church celebrates 175 years
  14. Pepper Jelly Festival returns Saturday
  15. Holley honored by UA
  16. Auxiliary luncheon honors students, volunteers
  17. BOE appointment expected April 27
  18. Tennessee Williams classic coming to Canebrake stage
  19. Arrests made in vehicle break-ins
  20. Preliminary hearing delayed in murder case
  21. Spring pilgrimage shows off rich history
  22. Lunch and learn will focus on cyber security
  23. DCSF launches 2015 membership campaign
  24. Jefferson readies pit for Saturday barbecue

Sports

Color run to benefit DHS Quarterback Club

It’ll be a colorful sight Saturday when runners in the Demopolis Quarterback Club’s Color Me Blue Run 5K cross the finish line. Read more

  1. Linden shines at state meet
  2. Demopolis softball wins area tournament
  3. Track athletes headed to state

Lifestyles

Tennessee Williams classic coming to Canebrake stage

Tennessee Williams classic coming to Canebrake stage

A literary classic, Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie,” is coming to The Canebrake Players’ stage this week. Read more

Columns

New Year’s resolutions for us all

Did you make any New Year's resolutions? Most people at least think of some things they want to do better in the new year. Some ... Read more

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Profiles

Bigbee Humane Society does big job with limited resources

Bigbee Humane Society does big job with limited resources

Three volunteers keep Bigbee Humane Society running despite being at capacity virtually all the time. Read more

Business

Chamber names Business, Citizen of the Year

Chamber names Business, Citizen of the Year

The Demopolis Area Chamber of Commerce held its 99th Chamber Celebration on Thursday at the Demopolis Civic Center. Read more

Schools

Demopolis Robotics Team earns return trip to Auburn

Demopolis Robotics Team earns return trip to Auburn

For the second consecutive year, the Demopolis Robotics Team is heading to Auburn for the South’s BEST Regional Robotics Championship. Read more

Faith and Family

First Presbyterian to host annual World Missions Conference

Demopolis First Presbyterian Church will host its 29th annual World Missions Conference on Friday, Feb. 20 through Sunday, Feb. 22. Read more