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HCS names new HIS principal

Earon Eubanks Sheats has been named the principal of Hartselle Intermediate School.  Sheats will be starting the new ... Read more | Add your comment

Civil Air Patrol raises flag at Wheeler event

By Jennifer L. Williams  For the Enquirer  Hartselle’s Gen. “Fighting Joe” Wheeler Civil Air Patrol Squadron had the ... Read more | Add your comment

HPD honors officer for life-saving rescue

Hartselle police officer Lt. Linda Fox was singled out for special recognition at a city council meeting Sept. ... Read more | Add your comment

Robbery suspect in custody after nine hour manhunt

According to Facebook posts made by the Hartselle Police Department and Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, the man suspected ... Read more | Add your comment

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by Lauren Jackson.

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by Lauren Jackson.

Falkville

Falkville approves $2.3 million budget

Falkville Town Council approved a $2,339,570 general fund budget for FY 2019-2020 at a regular meeting Sept. 9.  “We anticipate revenues and expenditures being about ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Falkville

Echota tribe announces annual festival

The Echota Cherokee tribe in Falkville will hold its annual festival Sept. 28. The festival will include dancing, food, demonstrators, vendors and more and will ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle

HPD arrests man for controlled substance

Hartselle Police Department arrested James A. Bloodworth III, 27, of Decatur, Ga., Sept. 14 for possession of a controlled substance.  According to a Facebook post ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Lacey's Spring

High-speed chase leads to arrest in Lacey’s Spring

A high-speed chase Sept. 12 led to one arrest in Lacey’s Spring.  According to a social media post by the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, Ivan ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Morgan County

MCSO arrests women on narcotics charges

Special to the Enquirer Early Sept. 15, a Morgan County sheriff’s deputy reported observing a car traveling on Highway 67 in the Priceville area without ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

Three rules for life

By Phillip Hines Once an elementary school principal addressed her students:  “Children, three things are very important,” she began. “First, we want you to be ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

A look back

A Look Back at mules

In the period before the introduction of tractors and mechanized farming, mules were essential for any farmer to perform the work tasks he had to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bill Stewart.

Columnists

The have-nots of the past

 Boys of poor farm families who grew up in Alabama during the Great Depression and post-World War II era had a hard time feeling content ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Priceville High School

Priceville runs to victory over Randolph

Priceville continued its resurgence Friday night, running over Randolph on the way to a 42-24 victory in Class 4A, Region 7 play. “I thought the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

Hartselle wins Eddie Preuitt volleyball tournament

The 6A No. 5 Lady Tigers hosted the Eddie Preuitt Ford Tournament Saturday at Hartselle High School. The tournament featured six ranked teams, including 6A ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Brewer High School

Brewer falls to No. 8 Madison Academy

Brewer was looking to start the season 3-0 for the first time since 1980 as they headed into their Class 5A, Region 8 contest against ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

First half dooms Tigers in loss to No. 3 Muscle Shoals

By Russell Frye  For the Enquirer The Tigers (1-3, 0-2) hosted Muscle Shoals (4-0, 2-0) for a Class 6A, Region 7 matchup Friday night at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Lifestyles

Front-porch spirit

Fellowship brings community together Dr. Jerome Ward said he can remember sitting on the front porch as a young boy with his family, having moments ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Lifestyles

Pet of the Week Sept 16-21

Special to the Enquirer Mocha or “Moki” is a 1-year-old Doberman mix. She is a bit shy at first but loves to give affection. Moki ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Lifestyles

Hartselle Intermediate names top students

Special to the Enquirer Hartselle Intermediate School sends out a congratulations to the HIS August Students of the Month, who demonstrated the August character focus: ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Country News

Fairview–The Grace Place plans fundraiser yard sale

Fairview–The Grace Place will hold a fundraiser yard sale Sept. 20-21. The sale will be held from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Summerford ... Read more | Add your comment

by Martha Lyell.

Lifestyles

Supporting local first responders

Special to the Enquirer Representatives from Hartselle Cash Express deliver cakes to local first responders Sept. 11. The annual special delivery is part of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Bus route changes due to suspect search

Due to the ongoing search for a suspect in a robbery at Kroger this morning, Hartselle City Schools will take additional precautions in their bus ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Breaking News

Armed suspect sought in Hartselle robbery

According to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement agencies are currently searching for an armed suspect who was involved in a robbery at Hartselle ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Falkville High School

Falkville defeats Woodville for Homecoming  

By Lauren Estes For the Enquirer The Blue Devils grabbed their second win of the season at home last Friday in an area-matchup against Woodville ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Hartselle man dies after medical event, wreck in Lacey’s Spring

A Hartselle man has died after suffering a medical event and a wreck in Lacey’s Spring last week.  According to police reports, the wreck occurred ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

MCSO arrests Hartselle woman for child endangerment

According to a press release from the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office, Elizabeth Linda Smith, 25, of Hartselle, has been arrested for drug endangerment of a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle

Daughter of American Revolution celebrates Constitution Week

Members of the Stephens Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution celebrated Constitution Week with a proclamation at the William Bradford Huie Library and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle

Local community members enjoy Camp ASCCA

Four Hartselle Shining Stars were able to join dozens of other campers with special needs from across the state over the weekend at Alabama’s Special ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Eva

Eva Frontier Days celebrates 30th anniversary

The Eva Art Guild will be hosting the 30th annual Eva Frontier Days Sept. 21-28. Festivities will kick off with a beauty pageant Sept. 21 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle

Shining Stars plan masquerade ball

The Hartselle Shining Stars will hold a masquerade ball for those with special needs Oct. 18.  The ball will include music, karaoke, a costume contest ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle

Parks and Rec hosts fall craft night Sept. 24

Hartselle Parks and Recreation will hold a fall craft night Sept. 24 at the Sparkman Civic Center. The class is $30 per person, which includes ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Columnists

Cain and Abel

By Todd Barrier If you are a Christian, you have heard the story of Cain and Abel many times.  The story centers on Cain murdering ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.