• 59°

Top Stories

Thanksgiving prayer: Amid pandemic, faith-based groups work to provide holiday meals

By Catherine Godbey   For the Enquirer   In the sanctuary of a small country church in Morgan County, boxes of stuffing, ... Read more | Add your comment

Morgan investigator gored by bull continues wait for transplant

The Morgan County investigator who was severely injured after being gored by his bull in August is still waiting for ... Read more | Add your comment

Community Urgent Care abruptly closes, leaving patients without answers

“Closed until further notice” is what a sign posted on the front door of Community Urgent Care in Hartselle ... Read more | Add your comment

Jeremy Griffith gets Outstanding Local Coordinator award

Jeremy Griffith, who has worked as the city planner for the City of Hartselle for 17 years, was ... Read more | Add your comment

Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Columnists

Give thanks

By Randy Garrison For the Enquirer These are the lyrics of one of my favorite songs, especially this time of year, “Give Thanks With a Grateful Heart” –  Give thanks with a grateful ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle High School

Hartselle Junior High Basketball

Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Morgan County

Juvenile male tries to defend grandmother in Morgan home invasion

By Michael Wetzel   For the Enquirer   Two armed and masked men forcibly entered a Union Hill home Thursday night, knocking down a female homeowner and disarming her ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Alabama Farm-City Week inspires gratitude for bountiful resources

Dear editor:  This Thanksgiving Day, as we gather with family and friends to count our blessings, let’s give thanks for the bounty we enjoy – not just on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle High School

Hartselle, Priceville players ink scholarships

Cousins Drew and Lillyanna Cartee have been a driving force in Hartselle athletics for the past couple of years – and now they will continue their athletic ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Eva

Morgan County recognizes Farm-City Week

Special to the Enquirer   Morgan County Commissioners recently signed a proclamation declaring Nov. 19-25 Farm-City Week in Morgan County.  As part of Farm-City week, students in the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

The blessings we share

Thanksgiving is truly an American holiday, first observed on the fourth Thursday of November 1621. A small band of American Pilgrims were overjoyed with thanks to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Morgan County

School board names Jimmy Dobbs chairman

By Cassie Kuhn For the Enquirer Jimmy Dobbs was elected as the Morgan County school board’s chairman at its meeting Tuesday. Dobbs, who represents District ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Books of the Week

Books of the Week Nov. 16 – 20

Reviewer: Sarah Laughmiller  Title: “A Voice in the Wind” – book one of the Mark of the Lions series  Author: Francine Rivers  Genre: Inspirational  During the first Jewish Roman War, a young ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Lifestyles

Pet of the Week Nov. 16 – 20

It is impossible to capture pictures of a happy, playful puppy. This shepherd/lab mix is a bundle of energy and is ready to play with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Lifestyles

HJHS honors students for persistence

Special to the Enquirer   Students of the month for October for Hartselle Junior High School for “persistence” are seventh–graders Angeline Ratliffe, Carter Lee, James Simpson and Breanna Mote (and, not pictured, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Country News

Falkville Fire supports football team, community

Falkville Fire and Rescue members had a busy month during October with a total of 81 calls for service. Additionally, the department also provided medical standby for all of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Martha Jackson.

Hartselle

HACC holds ribbon cutting for Dr. James Joy, staff

Special to the Enquirer Members of the community and the Hartselle Area Chamber of Commerce gather to celebrate the new location of Dr. James Joy’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Boys Basketball

Tigers hold on for 63-56 win at Hazel Green

The Tigers overcame adversity and an injury to pick up their fifth win of the season. In a matchup between two of the top 6A ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Girls Basketball

Shorthanded Lady Tigers fall on the road at Hazel Green

The Lady Tigers dropped their first game of the season as they fell 47-28 to the three-time defending 6A state champions, Hazel Green. Hartselle was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Faith

Opinion-less Christianity

By Todd Barrier   I recently heard someone say you are entitled to your own opinion but not to your own set of facts.   This is a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Falkville

Falkville graduates complete Marine Corp training

Special to the Enquirer   Three young men from Morgan County complete their training with the United States Marine Corps. Colton Qualls, Colin Eason and Aaron Dove are all graduates of Falkville High School. Qualls is ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

New event replaces Christmas at E.A.R.T.H. Park

Christmas at E.A.R.T.H. Park has been postponed until next year, but a replacement event that will run until after Jan. 1 is in the works, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Hartselle

Meet Mrs. Alabama United States: Hartselle woman uses title to address bullying

By Catherine Godbey For the Enquirer In the beginning, 37 years ago, the makeup, the Shirley Temple-esque ringlet curls and the sparkly dresses attracted Dana ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Student rises to captain with Civil Air Patrol

Special to the Enquirer   Cadet Izen Thornton has been awarded the prestigious Amelia Earhart award of the Civil Air Patrol. Thornton is one of the original members ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

A different Thanksgiving

COVID-19 is gnashing its teeth at yet another life–long family tradition: the celebration of Thanksgiving.   This year’s all-American event, set for Nov. 26, comes with a set of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Austin High School

Tigers get third straight victory over Austin, 75-63

Hartselle, who was coming off three victories in Orange Beach last week, played host to the rival Austin Black Bears on Tuesday night. Seniors Brody ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Austin High School

Lady Tigers hold off Austin for a 59-51 win

The Hartselle Lady Tigers held off a second-half Austin rally to pick up a 59-51 win on Tuesday night. The Lady Tigers, who led 30-21 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

A look back

A look back at defunct colleges

While there has been a great expansion in the number of institutions of higher education over the years since the Enquirer has been publishing a newspaper ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bill Stewart.

News

Volunteers rescue horse from sink hole in Priceville

Special to the Enquirer Multiple agencies and community members help rescue a horse that fell into a sink hole on Bethel Circle in Priceville last ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Christmas Open House kicks off holiday shopping season in Hartselle

Businesses in downtown Hartselle participated in Christmas Open House Nov. 8, an annual event sponsored by the Hartselle Area Chamber of Commerce.   Originally known as Hartselle for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Columnists

Hartselle is home

By Brad Cooper  Principal, Hartselle High School   Being born and raised in Sardis City – a small, rural, tight-knit community – I had high expectations to live up to. My late ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Shooting leads to Hartselle man’s arrest

Special to the Enquirer Morgan deputies responded to the 100 block of Guy Roberts Road in unincorporated Hartselle Nov. 14 in response to a call ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

x