The Odenville Middle School drama department’s production of The Lion King Jr. was a roaring success, receiving a big thumbs-up from students, parents and faculty. 

Heavy rain and storms led to flood warnings and delayed school starts Thursday morning for much of Northeast Alabama. The Anniston area saw more than 2 inches of rain between midnight and noon Thursday, according to numbers from the National Weather Service. 

Audrey Roll was crowned St. Clair County High School Homecoming Queen Friday. She is a senior and the 17-year-old daughter of Chris and Brandi Roll and Adam and Christi Pardue. She was escorted by her father, Chris Roll.

Ally Naylor was crowned Springville Homecoming Queen Friday. She is a senior and the 18-year-old daughter of Mitch and Beth Naylor. She was escorted by her father.

Scout Coker was crowned Ashville Homecoming Queen Friday. She is a senior and the 17-year-old daughter of the late Randy Coker and Mary Evelyn Coker. She was escorted by her mother.

The St. Clair County Conservation District, St. Clair County 4-H, and Career Coach Leann Ford, with the St. Clair County School System, teamed up to conduct the inaugural St. Clair County Farm Day during a recent two-day event.

PELL CITY -- Pell City High School Job Coach Joyce White was recognized at Tuesday night’s Board of Education meeting after it was announced that she had won the Greater Etowah Governor’s Committee Advocate of the Year award.  

ASHVILLE – For the sixth consecutive year, summer school is being held at Eden Career Tech Center. Principal Adrianne Dodgen said summer school started June 4, and will end July 13, for 76 students in grades 5-12.