The annual “Gong Show” fundraiser benefiting the Ribbons of Hope Foundation and the “Legs for Lindy” campaign raised approximately $3,500. The event, held Saturday night at The Historic Ritz Theatre in Talladega, is organized by Professional Apothecary in Talladega. This year’s winners were …

PELL CITY -- Archers from 23 schools participated Thursday and Friday in the Regional Archery Tournament hosted by Pell City High at the Center for Education and Performing Arts. Archers representing the Talladega County, Talladega City, Pell City and St. Clair County School systems made up …

Jazz vocalist BJ Reed and jazz guitarist Keith Cashmere Williams performed for a full house crowd Wednesday at Pell City Library. The duo played classic jazz, rhythm and blues, and gospel songs during the concert, which is part of the library’s Wild & Wonderful Wednesday series. Reed won…

LINCOLN -- The Talladega County Band Directors Association Honor Band performed Saturday at the Lincoln High School gymnasium. The concert was three separate performances, starting with the beginning band and followed by the junior high band and concluded with the high school band. The Honor…

Old barns connect us to the past. They’ve seen many storms and still stand as a testament to the people who built them. The weathered, rustic wood allow the structures to age gracefully. The sight of an old barn tells you that hardworking people who support themselves by working with the soi…