WINSTON/MARION - Due to the potential for icy roads and more likely, icy walkways, etc., Haleyville City Schools and Marion County Schools are operating on a two hour delay Wednesday, December 11. Buses are running two hours later than normal and schools will begin at 10:00 am.
HALEYVILLE - Mother Nature provided a wintry mix in the form of sleet and snow in the area on Tuesday, Dec. 10, amidst a series of winter weather statements issued by the National Weather Service. Temperatures behind a cold front began to fall throughout the afternoon into the 40s and 30s, with snow showers remaining in the forecast for tonight. Travel could possibly be affected later tonight. The Alabamian will post any weather related updates as they become available.
MONTGOMERY - The Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles denied parole to Laura Faye Mallard on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Mallard is serving five years for criminal possession of a forged instrument out of Lawrence County. She was sentenced in December, 2018.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - The Winston County High School football team is holding a smoked ham sale now through Dec. 9. 8-10 lb. Cooks hams will be available to purchase for $25. To place an order, please call WCHS Head Football Coach Mark Mitchell at 256-452-0732. Please make checks payable to Winston County High School. Proceeds will go to benefit the football program.