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Hartselle Enquirer

Looking back

By Staff
Researched by Dr. Bill Stewart
Oct. 27, 1955 -Vaughan Bridge Road, the gateway to one of the finest rural sections in Morgan County-out around Oak Ridge-is now closed. The Vaughan Bridge, which has been condemned as unsafe for years and years, has now become impassable.
Oct. 28, 1955 -All employees of Stewart Brothers Motor Company have pledged to give one day's pay as their contribution to the current United Fund appeal. These workers include Joe Bramlett, Roland and Roy Burgess, Hoyt Cloer, Ray Fulmer, Vernon Hargett, William A. and Reita King, Junior Lang, Loyd Nicholson, Earl Payne, Ollie Belle Roan, Clint Robertson, Thurman Smith, James Steele, Harold Thompson, Ed Watson, Billo Wiley, and W. H. Stewart.
Oct. 29, 1955 -The MCHS Tigers waded through deep territory in taking the Arabian Knights 13-7 tonight in a fast and furious game played at the Arab High School stadium. Tiger standouts included Tom Ed Roberts, Bobby Cooper, Jack Atkins, Auburn Foote, Franklin Dean, Karl Estes, Don Cordar, Robert Mayfield, and Joe Wright.
Oct. 30, 1955 -Katherine Anne Dunaway sold the most magazines among juniors and seniors in this year's campaign. Miss Dunaway's subscriptions amounted to $294.
Oct. 31, 1955 -A big Halloween carnival was put on at MCHS tonight. A jazz band composed of Bobby Hargett, James Roberts, Skipper Drinkard, Bobby Adams, and Bobby Cain, all of the MCHS band, was featured.
Nov. 1, 1955 -Halloween pranking went well out of bounds here in Hartselle last night as far as a small group of celebrants were concerned. One contingent toured the town in a car and engaged in target practice with streetlights. Others engaged in community vandalism in their rounds of "trick or treat" visits to local homes.
Nov. 2, 1955 -Hartselle's Morgan County Training School is fully supportive of the current United Fund appeal. Participating faculty and staff include Principal I. F. Stallworth and teachers Robert F. Henry, Miss Lena Jenkins, W. G. Osborn, Mrs. Daisy Osborne, Mrs. Eva Stallworth, Mrs. Parnell Thomas, Mrs. Juanita Turner, Mrs. Beatrice Whetstone, W. A. Whetstone, Mrs. Beatrice Whetstone, Mrs. Lucile White, Miss Willie F. Wiggins, and Mrs. Doris Wright,

Editor's picks

Hartselle graduate creates product for amputees 

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Tigers roar in Athens soccer win

Danville

Local family raises Autism awareness through dirt racing  

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Three Hartselle students named National Merit finalists  

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Morgan chief deputy graduates from FBI National Academy

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Hartselle students collect food for good cause 

Falkville

Falkville to hold town-wide yard sale next month

At a Glance

Danville man dies after vehicle leaves Hudson Memorial Bridge 

Editor's picks

Clif Knight, former Hartselle mayor, Enquirer writer, dies at 88

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Hartselle Utilities reminds community April is safe digging month 

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Teen powerhouse invited to compete in international strongman event

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Azaleas: An Alabama beauty 

Decatur

Master Gardeners plant sale returns in April

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Morgan leaders honored at annual banquet

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Local students selected for 2024 Blackburn Institute Class

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Hartselle sophomore represents Civil Air Patrol in D.C.  

Editor's picks

Hartselle council hires architect for new fire station, library and event center

At a Glance

PowerGrid Services in Hartselle evacuated for bomb threat

Morgan County

20 under 40: Trey Chowning

Falkville

20 under 40: TJ Holmes

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20 under 40: Spencer Bell

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20 under 40: Shelby Keenum

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20 under 40: Rachel Howard

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20 under 40: Mary Virgina Halbrooks

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