Bruno is a 5-month-old brown male Mastiff mix puppy. This sweet and smart boy is a large puppy and will most likely be very big as an adult. His adoption fee is $125, which includes vaccinations, worming, microchip and mandatory neutering.

Mrs. Maude (Sarah) Garrett will celebrate her 96th birthday March 18. Her three children and 29 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren describe her as “a lady who fears the Lord, and is known for her wisdom, generosity, strength and humor.” She is a resident of Alpine.

The Talladega Lions Club ended its Boston butt and smoked sausage sale on March 7 at its meeting. The funds raised will go to help individuals who cannot afford their visual needs, such as glasses or surgery. It was Helen Keller who charged the Lions Club at its International Convention in O…

Artist Cheryl Eyster will be instructing a "Paint Along Class" at Comer Museum on Saturday, March 23, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Lessons are $25 per person (all supplies included). Bring snacks and a sack lunch (microwave available). Students also will take home their completed beautiful angel that…

Pell City Animal Control Center, 1071 Airport Road, Pell City, AL 35128. Phone: 205-814-1567, email animalcenter@cityofpellcity.net for more information.

TALLADEGA COUNTY -- On Tuesday, Feb. 12, six members from the Talladega County Retired Educators Association attended the annual advocacy training in Cullman for Alabama Education Retirees Association Districts 1, 2 and 4. Around 100 retirees were in attendance. Shown, from left, are Martha …