Haleyville

Registration forms for COVID-19 vaccines now available from Lakeland Community Hospital

HALEYVILLE - Lakeland Community Hospital announced via its Facebook page on Tuesday, Jan. 12, that it is now officially offering the COVID-19 vaccine to persons ages 75 of age or older by appointment only.  Those wishing to register for the shot need to fill out a registration form that can be found here.

Healthcare workers fighting vaccine shortages


High volumes of traffic at Lakeland Community Hospital show the large numbers of people who have been going there to receive their COVID-19 vaccinations.
WINSTON COUNTY - COVID-19 vaccinations have extended past the initial phase 1A frontline healthcare workers and first responders to now include those 75 and older, as well as educators in both Haleyville City and Winston County schools.

Haleyville to receive new aerial photos


This type of aircraft will do a flyover to obtain aerial photos in Haleyville soon. It is a Pacific Aerospace PAC-750XL, a former skydiving plane modified for planimetrics. They were manufactured in New Zealand.
HALEYVILLE - Buildings, structures and streets look different in the air, and one often sees these places in a new light when viewing from above.

One vehicle accident at Waldrop church lands helicopter


The driver of this vehicle was airlifted from the scene. The collision with the telephone pole caused shards of the pole to land in the church parking lot across the street. The pole is in two pieces.
HALEYVILLE - Highway 195 is an accident-prone one, with a second accident happening so far this year. This time it was in Haleyville in front of Waldrop Freewill Baptist Church in a sharp curve.

Fire at former laundry mat under investigation


Members of the Haleyville Fire Department discuss the situation with the Haleyville Police Department at the scene Monday afternoon.
HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Police Department and Haleyville Fire Department were called out Monday afternoon, Jan. 18, to the structure where a laundry mat as well as Hunt's Auto Sales were formerly located in the south Haleyville area.

Vaccinations now available for educators


HCS Superintendent Dr. Holly Sutherland receives her COVID-19 vaccination from a health official on Tuesday, Jan. 12, at Lakeland Community Hospital in Haleyville.
HALEYVILLE - Just a few days after COVID-19 vaccinations became available to those ages 75 and older--along with previously first responders and medical officials--educators are now being administered the vaccine.