Nina is a medium size mountain curl. This young girl loves toys, retrieving and learning new things. Her $100 fee covers spay and all shots. Anniston Animal Shelter, 1201 Parkwood Drive, is open noon-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and noon-3 p.m. on Saturday. Visit AL75.petfind…

Jayla Bentley is a junior at the University of Alabama Birmingham studying to obtain a bachelor's degree in history as well as a minor in psychology and criminal justice. She was among those named on the University's presidential honors list for the fall semester of 2018. Bentley wishes to c…

Corey Etter, golf pro at Pine Hills Country Club Golf Course in Choccolocco, recently received a donation from the Over the Hill Gang Civic Club of White Plains, for being a co-sponsor of the club’s 11th annual Toys for Kids Christmas golf tournament. The donation was presented by Bill Couch…

Squeaky is a neutered male cat, age around 12 years. Declawed on front. Ignores other animals but no aggression unless they get in his face. (You must have a fenced yard to adopt a dog from the league.) Call the League for Animal Welfare at 256-238-0380 or visit at 2726 Bynum-Leatherwood Roa…

Mystic is a very shy and submissive girl who loves to snuggle with her person. She is a young beagle mix and desperately needs out of the shelter. Cheaha Regional Humane Society, 3605 Morrisville Road; open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Call CRHS at…

The leaves have finally fallen off the trees in the Talladega National Forest near Heflin. Wild turkeys scurry in the brush as a watchful hawk flies above the pines searching for prey. A gunshot carried by the breeze from a distant hunter echoes up a hollow as pileated woodpeckers chatter about.