SCCHS head baseball coach Steven Nuss said the race is an event the entire community has become a part of, with local businesses in St. Clair County having opted to sponsor it.

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.