The Maj. Gen. Patrick R. Cleburne Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy began the Christmas season with a Christmas tea in Heflin, with 23 members and guests attending the historic home of Donna Cobb Rowe. Donna is the third owner of the 96-year-old house built in 1923 by Dr. Lee Roy …

Tater is 3 year old, spayed and up to date on shots. She is so-so with other dogs, especially at feeding time. This sweet girl loves people and affection. Call the League for Animal Welfare at 256-238-0380 or visit at 2726 Bynum-Leatherwood Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a…

Baxter is a super friendly adult Staffie mix boy. He has great manners, is calm natured and loves everyone he meets. His $125 fee covers neuter, all shots and microchip. Anniston Animal Shelter, 1201 Parkwood Drive, is open noon-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and noon-3 p.m. on…

Commissioner Eli Henderson presented a Certificate of Recognition, on behalf of the Calhoun County Commission, to Ohatchee High School band director Chris Benedetti, for winning the 2019 Class 2A Alabama State Marching Band Championship. Benedetti also accepted a $1,000 check from the commis…

Larry Jackson, owner of Jackson Mortgage Co., of Anniston is celebrating 25 years in business this year. As you can see by his billboards his daughter Kelsey has been with him every step of the way with the sound around town of “Call my Daddy”, since she was a toddler. She is now a senior at…

Lucy Vandervoort Morris is a physician at C.A.R.E.S. Direct Primary Care, the newest member of the RMC Foundation Board and a group facilitator for a mental health support group. For more info on her direct primary care practice, visit www.caresdirect.com or call the office at 256-963-9441. …

Flint Conner owns Happy Hour Comedy Club and Restaurant, 1021 U.S. Highway 431 N. in Saks. On Friday and Saturday, the club will feature comedians Rocky, Jay Montcomedy and Austen Hickerson. The cover charge is $10. For more information, visit Happy Hour Comedy Club on Facebook.

Puppies about 4.5 months old. Two sweet females are left to adopt. Call the League for Animal Welfare at 256-238-0380 or visit at 2726 Bynum-Leatherwood Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. You must have a fenced in yard or a 10’x20’ pen to adopt a dog …

Pictured at the Fort McClellan Cemetery are the scouts that have returned again this year to continue their duty. Pictured are representatives from Boy Scouts of America Venture Crew 4009; Girl Scouts of America Troops 051, 107, 102, 136, 170; Boy Scouts of America Troops 4009 & 4010; an…

Nina is a medium sized mountain cur. She loves quiet cuddles, playing with toys and learning new things. Her $125 fee covers spay, shots and microchip. 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 A…

Online registration at Gadsden State Community College for spring semester 2020 is underway and continues through Thursday with classes beginning Friday for full spring semester and spring mini I term. Visit www.gadsdenstate.edu and click on the link to “ONEACCS” at the top of the page to be…

Luna is a spayed female ferret about 1 year old. Call the League for Animal Welfare at 256-238-0380 or visit at 2726 Bynum-Leatherwood Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. You must have a fenced in yard or a 10’x20’ pen to adopt a dog from the league. V…

Bonnie is an adult terrier mix. She loves walks, enjoys outdoor time and gives hugs and kisses. Her $125 fee covers spay, all shots and microchip. 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.p…