MUNFORD -- Notching 20-plus tackles in a high school football game is no easy feat, but Munford middle linebacker Jimbo Stone became the second Lion in two seasons to hit the mark.

A month after several of them were voted out of office, the current Pell City council continues to garner positive headlines concerning economic and quality-of-life developments.

SYCAMORE -- The sixth annual Sycamore Arts and Crafts Festival and Kids Extravaganza has been expanded to a two-day event on Oct 7 and 8.

"No farewell words were spoken, no time to say goodbye. You were gone before we knew it, and only God knows why."