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Statewide stay-at-home order begins tomorrow at 5 p.m.

By Michael Wetzel For the Enquirer Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey today announced a stay-at-home order for the state, ... Read more | Add your comment

Healthcare heroes: Local woman answers calling as nurse practitioner

Mary Virginia Halbrooks does not know what first made her interested in pursuing a career as a nurse, ... Read more | Add your comment

Hartselle City Schools experience growth

System plans for new school building for Crestline To accommodate the recent growth in Hartselle, as well as ... Read more | Add your comment

Students continue to learn amidst school closures

As schools throughout the state of Alabama officially shift to distance learning because of COVID-19, students and teachers in Hartselle ... Read more | Add your comment

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by Lauren Jackson.

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by Lauren Jackson.

Hartselle Enquirer Best of the Best

Hartselle

Best of the Best

Enquirer holds first Reader’s Choice Awards  Which local restaurant has the best salad bar? The best sweet tea? The best hamburger?   Which local business is the best florist? ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Martin.

Country News

Falkville honors police officer

Falkville police officer Sgt. Levi George, a lifelong resident of Morgan County and a graduate of Danville High School, was recently given special recognition by the Town of Falkville.    Levi has been ... Read more | Add your comment

by Martha Jackson.

Columnists

Mayor shares COVID-19 update

With each day bringing new changes to the COVID-19 situation,this information might change by the time it comes out in print. I wanted to share ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Columnists

Coping with a pandemic

What a relief it was for me to turn my attention away from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and spend some quality time working outdoors.   I’m thankful ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Hartselle

Local woman sews, donates masks for healthcare workers

A local woman is using her talents to help those in need during the coronavirus pandemic.   In light of the shortage of face masks across the country, Jackie Storey has ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Martin.

Chaney Dutton

Hartselle senior Chaney Dutton reflects on the loss of her senior season

Chaney Dutton and her Lady Tiger teammates were celebrating a 6-2 win over Scottsboro, their eleventh consecutive win of the season, knowing that their season ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Brewer High School

Coaches discuss their disappointment with not being able to finish the season

Coaches in the area saw their hopes of finishing spring sports came to an end Thursday afternoon. That was when state Superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Hartselle

A light on the hill

Hartselle Church of Christ spreads Lord’s work 100 years A step of faith that led to the establishment of Hartselle Church of Christ was a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Hartselle

Shining example of good

Local teen steps up to help during pandemic In a time when other 15-year-olds might be playing video games or enjoying some extra time away ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Lifestyles

Barkley Bridge Elementary Student Salute

Special to the Enquirer Barkley Bridge students earning the Student Salute are (front from left) Vassily Evans (kindergarten, Ms. Felkins), Lyla Long (Pre-K, Mrs. Williams), ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Country News

Falkville spotlights Dawn Estes

Dawn Estes has been an employee with the Town of Falkville for more than 18 years and has held numerous positions during her career with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Martha Jackson.

boys soccer

AHSAA spring sports officially ended today

Athletes in our local high schools learned that their seasons have officially come to an end today. State schools superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey announced Thursday ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Columnists

In times of uncertainty

By Todd Barrier In times of uncertainty I like to remember John 16:33:   “These things I have spoken to you that in Me you may have peace. In ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Danville

Hartselle couple dies after wreck

Special to the Enquirer  A two-vehicle crash at Saturday afternoon has claimed two lives.   According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Kenneth Harris Turner, 50, of Hartselle was seriously ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

HPD recognizes officer of year

The Hartselle Police Department recognized Lt. Alan McDearmond as the Officer of the Year during a department meeting Feb. 28. Hartselle Police Chief Justin Barley ... Read more | Add your comment

by Lauren Jackson.

Columnists

Toilet tissue dilemma

In my rush to the store to stock up for what would soon become the coronavirus pandemic, I was dumbfounded when I reached the paper ... Read more | Add your comment

by Clif Knight.

Hartselle

Morgan County Sheriff’s Office K9 deputy receives body armor

Special to the Enquirer Morgan County Sheriff’s Office K9 deputy Juko will receive a bullet- and stab-protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Boys Basketball

Four area players named to All-State Basketball Teams

Four players from the Hartselle Enquirer’s coverage area were named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association all-state teams. Hartselle’s Brody Peebles was named to the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Boys Basketball

Two area players chosen for AHSAA North-South All-Star basketball games

Hartselle’s Brody Peebles and Priceville’s Jenna Walker have been chosen to participate in the AHSAA North-Star All-Star basketball games this summer. Peebles will represent the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Russell Frye.

Books of the Week

Books of the Week March 23 – 27

Reviewer: Patricia Poe  Title: “Hugless Douglas and the Big Sleep–over”   Author: David Melling    Douglas packs his bag for a big sleepover at Rabbit’s house.   He is so excited ... Read more | Add your comment

by Michelle Blaylock.

Lifestyles

The dream that you wish will come true

Special to the Enquirer More than 180 daddies and daughters danced the night away at the third annual Cinderella Ball March 7. The event, sponsored ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

Decatur Morgan Hospital opens Fever Clinic in Hartselle

Decatur Morgan Hospital opened a Fever Clinic at Hartselle Family Practice today. HFP is located at 1211 Highway 31 NW, Suite B. The clinic will ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Country News

Danville football team plans community service project

The Danville High School football team members are planning to offer their services all summer.   If anyone needs help around the house – mowing the yard, cleaning up, moving garbage cans to the road or other ... Read more | Add your comment

by Martha Jackson.

Hartselle

Storm shelters will open despite pandemic

Two rounds of severe weather are predicted to hit the Tennessee Valley tomorrow, and storm shelters will be open despite the coronavirus pandemic. The Morgan ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Martin.

Columnists

Letting others impress us

By Phillip Hines  A newly–graduated lawyer had just opened an office.   A shadow appeared on the other side of the frosted glass in the door. He thought, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Hartselle

COVID-19 affects local restaurants, small businesses

Locally-owned small businesses are the lifeblood of the local economy, according to Hartselle Area Chamber of Commerce director Missy Evans.   With people being encouraged to practice “social distancing,” Evans ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Martin.

Hartselle

Council declares state of emergency

The Hartselle City Council March 19 voted unanimously to pass a resolution declaring a state of emergency in the City of Hartselle.   “Basically, this (resolution) is putting something in place if we need ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rebekah Martin.

A look back

A look back at influenza

Prior to the current situation, the most recent instance of a pandemic confronting Alabama and the nation was the Spanish flu crisis, which occurred a little more than a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bill Stewart.

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