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

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

  1. Library to host read, think, share
  2. Pilot Club sponsors two-person scramble tournament
  3. Chu earns DHS’ top honor

The Latest

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

Former AU star’s dad speaks at church

Former AU star’s dad speaks at church

There wasn’t an empty seat in the house Wednesday night at First Baptist Church, as a crowd of people showed up to hear the story ... Read more

Community input wanted on superintendent search

The Demopolis City School System’s search for a new superintendent is on. Read more

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

Wesley pleads guilty in 2013 homicide

Travis Doniel Wesley, 31, was set to go on trial this week for the 2013 murder of Lequinton Lomax, but he changed his plea Monday. Read more

  1. Man turns himself in after shooting two in Linden
  2. Linden shines at state meet
  3. Lutzenkirchen to speak at FBC
  4. Track athletes headed to state
  5. Westside receives $9,000 grant from BCBS
  6. Men’s rally set for Saturday
  7. Kerby appointed to Demopolis BOE
  8. Still time to register for Rotary golf tournament
  9. Demopolis church celebrates 175 years
  10. Pepper Jelly Festival returns Saturday
  11. Holley honored by UA
  12. Auxiliary luncheon honors students, volunteers
  13. BOE appointment expected April 27
  14. Tennessee Williams classic coming to Canebrake stage
  15. Arrests made in vehicle break-ins
  16. Preliminary hearing delayed in murder case
  17. Spring pilgrimage shows off rich history
  18. Lunch and learn will focus on cyber security
  19. DCSF launches 2015 membership campaign
  20. Jefferson readies pit for Saturday barbecue
  21. Spring Pilgrimage to be held this weekend
  22. Demopolis BOE accepts Griffin retirement
  23. Demopolis Boxing Club gets back in action
  24. 4-H Shooting Sports off to strong start

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