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Day care centers say they are “struggling” in the wake of COVID-19 staff shortages and long waiting lists, forcing some parents to come up with creative ways to cope.
Saturday begins the “Shop Small Season,” a recognition of both the importance and convenience of patronizing the wide variety of small businesses in our area.
“Cooking fires are probably the number one cause of structure fires today and they are the most common type of fires during this time of year,” Oxford Fire Chief Gary Sparks said.
No one who spoke at Tuesday night's meeting of the Oxford City Council disparaged the idea of recycling, but voiced concerns of location and practicality.
A documentary about the Anniston Museum of Natural History and John B. Lagarde, a valued contributor to the modern museum, will air Wednesday night on Alabama Public Television.
While the pandemic caused many of the big box stores to close on Thanksgiving last year, the idea has taken hold this year as a voluntary measure among those doing business in and around Calhoun County.
On Wednesday in Oxford, James Spann gave a forecast of another kind — one about what can come with the spirit of real life-changing giving.
The Oxford City Council quickly and unanimously approved four items Tuesday evening that in many respects were all concerned in varying degrees with public safety.
The lead doctor for the Alabama Hospital Association strongly encourages people to not only donate blood but to start local drives in order to replenish the state’s very low supply.
The Alabama Comprehensive Assessment Program evaluated students in grades two through eight for their skill in English language arts and math, with science testing for grades four, six and eight.
It was a night of laughs and cheers Thursday as the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce hosted its 18th annual Small Business Awards gala at the Oxford Performing Arts Center.
The Alabama Children’s Museum proposed for the historic area of downtown Oxford is in the planning stages for its design and features.
It’s rare when community leaders on the local, state and federal levels of government come together to celebrate an event in Calhoun County.
When the council took the oath of office on a chilly day in Zinn Park a year ago, two new faces, Ciara Smith and Demetric “DD” Roberts, joined Millie Harris and Jay Jenkins along with Mayor Jack Draper.
If you're thinking of driving to Atlanta for Sunday shopping, or perhaps World Series Game 5, consider an alternative to Interstate 20 until about 2 p.m.
Two local veterans of auto maintenance say not keeping up with the flowing green fluid can cause havoc for vehicles during the winter.