HALEYVILLE - The annual celebration honoring veterans at the Slaughter Fellowship Hall of First United Methodist Church, 9th Avenue, which is usually held the first of November, has been cancelled this year to the COVID-19 pandemic, announced organizer Debbie Wood. Wood offered her regrets for having to cancel the ceremony but assured it was in the best protection of the public, especially the veterans, many of whom are older residents, that may be more susceptible to the ongoing virus.
WINSTON COUNTY - Three Winston County varsity volleyball teams are all heading to Huntsville for regionals. Haleyville, Addison and Meek will all play at the Von Braun Civic Center this week.
HALEYVILLE - The true meaning of veterans’ service and sacrifice to America will not be hidden behind regulations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, but will be celebrated in a safe manner in downtown Haleyville Saturday, Nov. 7.
HALEYVILLE - Brian Berry defeated incumbent Richard “Bicycle” Bittinger to take the place 5 seat in the Tuesday, Oct. 6, run-off election for Haleyville City Council, marking the second upset in Haleyville council races from the Aug. 24 municipal election.