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Seniors enjoy annual Tiger Walk

Enquirer photos/Mariann Parker   Hartselle High School graduating seniors walk the halls of Barkley Bridge Elementary School April 29 ... Read more | Add your comment

Young Morgan County entrepreneurs compete, get business advice

By Michael Wetzel   For the Enquirer   Jesus Martinez’s plans for operating a lawn care business by offering better ... Read more | Add your comment

Shining Stars enjoy softball season

Special to the Enquirer/Ray Glenn  Hartselle Shining Stars teams play softball games at the Grady and Margie Long Softball ... Read more | Add your comment

Cerrowire announces new plant manager at Hartselle facility

Special to the Enquirer Cerrowire has announced the addition of David Hawker as plant manager for the Hartselle ... Read more | Add your comment

Hartselle

Seniors enjoy annual Tiger Walk

Enquirer photos/Mariann Parker   Hartselle High School graduating seniors walk the halls of Barkley Bridge Elementary School April 29 as part of the annual Tiger Walk, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Morgan County

Morgan County Schools to dismiss early

Morgan County Schools will dismiss early today at 1 p.m. due to the threat of severe weather. All after-school activities are also canceled. Hartselle City ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Columnists

Downtown upgrades move forward

Randy Garrison  I mentioned, a few months back, that several updates would be taking place in the downtown area. Well, we have not forgotten these updates; as with any project, the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Falkville

Falkville fishers

Special to the Enquirer Wyatt Tomlin and Owen Teague finish fifth in the Major League Fishing U.S. Army High School Fishing Open Tournament on Lake ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Calhoun names two from Hartselle among Top 10

Special to the Enquirer    Calhoun Community College will recognize its Top 10 students for the 2020-21 academic year during a special Honors Day Program April 30. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

Congratulations to ‘Best of Best’

By now many of our readers and most, if not all, of those who won the Reader’s Choice Awards this year are aware of their ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Decatur

Agriventure Trail connects people to local foods, growers

Special to the Enquirer   Craving sunshine and fresh air? Love the taste of juicy, ripe fruit? Looking for a cool spot to visit? Look no further than the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle High School

Bray’s brilliant performance leads Tigers to sweep of Homewood

Elliott Bray’s one-hitter in the second game of the Tigers’ series with Homewood led Hartselle to a sweep of the Patriots as the Tigers won ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

Hartselle golf teams advance to sub-state

The Hartselle boys and girls golf teams advanced to sub-state play by winning the sectional tournament last week at Canebrake in Athens. Senior Ryley Heath, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

Hartselle soccer’s season ends in second round loss to Randolph

The clock struck midnight for the Hartselle soccer team in their 4-1 second-round loss to the Randolph Raiders last week. The Tigers, who were playing ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Falkville High School

Blue Devils’ season comes to an end on the road at Spring Garden

The Falkville Blue Devils’ baseball season ended last Saturday with their game three loss to Spring Garden in the second round of the 2A state ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Columnists

Blackberries are blooming

The wild blackberry bushes at the edge of my backyard garden are now in full bloom. The white blossoms are a surefire sign winter is gone ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle High School

Lady Tigers defeat Bob Jones to end regular season

The Hartselle Lady Tigers closed out their regular season with a 4-3 victory over nationally-ranked Bob Jones. The Lady Patriots entered the game ranked 12th ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle

Police arrest Hartselle man for beating dog to death

By Charles Whisenat  For the Enquirer   A Hartselle man has been arrested by Arab police after he allegedly beat a dog to death.   James Whitley, 44, of Hartselle is charged ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

School board approves retirements, resignations

Special to the Enquirer   At its recent scheduled meeting April 20, the Hartselle City Schools board approved the following action and personnel item, including leave requests, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Lifestyles

Do the cube

Special to the Enquirer Kim Jared’s third- and fourth-grade students at Barkley Bridge Elementary compete in the Rubik’s: You Can Do The Cube contest with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Books of the Week

Books of the Week April 26 – 30

Title: “A Deal with the Elf King”  Author: Elisa Kova  Reading Level: Young adult  In another world, elves, fairies, vampires and werewolves exist in another plane. To keep the balance between them ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Lifestyles

Pet of the Week April 26 – 30

Riley is ready for her new home! She is 2-3 years old and enjoys walking on a leash. She is a friendly dog. Her adoption ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Country News

Danville High School FFA greenhouse begins plant sales

The Danville High School FFA greenhouse is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. with their plant sales. Their prices ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Daystar Church distributes food boxes to community

Special to the Enquirer   Gracie Lewis and Maria Whitmire collect tickets ahead of the food giveaway at Daystar Church April 19. Daystar Church was selected as ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

What kind of friend are you?

By Todd Barrier   As I mentioned last week, we have been discussing friends in our Bible class at church. The title of the class is simply “Friends.”   ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

Somerville man faces sexual torture, abuse charges

By Michael Wetzel For the Enquirer A 76-year-old Somerville man is facing four counts of sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Morgan County

Morgan deputies reunite with young child they helped save after near drowning

It has been nearly a year since deputies with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home in the Cole Springs community about a possible drowning ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Yancey.

Columnists

Come grow with us at Hartselle Farmers Market

Erin Elledge Burleson    When I started managing the farmers market in 2019, I had big dreams.   Hartselle has always had a market, but it was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Young professionals socialize

Enquirer photo/Rachel Howard  The Hartselle Young Professionals group gathers for a social at Burningtree Country Club April 13. Information on joining HYP can be found on the HACC’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Ousted Hartselle coach said she was not told to keep player’s COVID status secret

By Michael Wetzel  For the Enquirer   Former Hartselle High softball coach Christy Ferguson issued a statement on her removal for the first time Friday, saying ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Girls Basketball

Marchbanks and Tapscott named to North All-Star team

Hartselle’s Masyn Marchbanks and Grace Tapscott were named to AHSAA North All-Star teams. AHSAA’s All-Star Week will take place July 19-23 in Montgomery. Marchbanks was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Falkville High School

Falkville dominates Ider in sweep and advances to the second round

Falkville pitching dominated the best-of-three series with Ider to advance to the 2A state playoffs second round. The Blue Devils won 10-0 and 13-0 to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

Lady Tigers continue hot streak winning eight of ten

The Hartselle Lady Tigers had another busy week as they played ten games last week. They opened the week with a loss to Austin (12-7) ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle High School

Tigers advance to second round with a sweep of Buckhorn

The Hartselle Tigers treated their road trip to Buckhorn Friday afternoon for the first round of the 6A state playoffs as a business trip. After ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

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