Piedmont Rescue and EMS gets between 800 and 900 total calls each year, and usually is able to get to scenes in Jacksonville within 15 minutes, it was reported during the council work session.
Jacksonville began Class 4A, Area 12 baseball action with a home-and-home series against Cherokee County on Thursday and Friday. The Golden Eagles dropped both games but starting pitchers Blake Morris and Colton Clark each pitched a complete game and each deserved a better fate.
Halloween is on its way, and the Internet is full of food that is more nutritious than the typeical candy and other sweets so prevalent at this time of year. Many of these treats are not only for children but also for three sisters who decided to get together in the kitchen and cook.
MONTGOMERY — The GOP contest for who sits in our number two U.S. Senate seat has been delayed until July 14 due to the coronavirus. The winner of the battle between Jeff Sessions and Tommy Tuberville will more than likely be our junior US. senator for six years.
Residents of Ranburne gathered Friday night to pay their respects to longtime police chief Steve Tucker, who died Friday afternoon. Residents lined the streets for a memorial procession as Tucker's body was brought home from the hospital in Atlanta.