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High School Football Summary

November 21, 2023

Last week Results (Nov. 17th) BTW 22, Handley 9 St. James 41, RCHS 6 Wadley 81, S. Lamar 27 Standout performances Mo Winston, RCHS: 17…

Football Friday Night: Wadley sets school record in second round win; Handley, RCHS eliminated

November 18, 2023

A week after setting the school record for points in a game, Handley’s offense found much more potent resistance in the defense of Booker T.…

Football Friday Night: An upset in Lineville, a rally in Wedowee and a romp in Roanoke

November 10, 2023

In the battle of the two winningest coaches in the history of Alabama high school football, No. 1 stunned No. 2 as Terry Curtis’s fourth-seeded…

Football Thursday Night: Wadley cruises in round one

November 9, 2023

The last time Wadley and Cedar Bluff met, Wadley lost on a heartbreaking go-ahead touchdown pass in the final minute of a 2015 playoff game.…

Playoff preview: Wadley, RCHS, Handley and Clay Central start playoff journeys this week

November 8, 2023

Many people love November because they see it as the start of the Christmas season. (Whether that’s actually true is up for debate. I’ll just…


Sale of community center building on shaky ground

November 29, 2023

Roanoke may soon be looking for another buyer for its empty community center building on Price Street. The building has been for sale for over…

City of Roanoke police reports

November 29, 2023

Reports are for period ending November 27th. William Allen Mitchum, 75, of 351 Louina Road, Roanoke – DUI (Alcohol) – Nov 20 Emory Kem Screws,…

Randolph County Sheriff’s incident and arrest reports

November 29, 2023

Reports are for period ending on November 27th. A resident of wedowee reported the theft of money she paid for football tickets after arranging the…

Suspected thanksgiving car thief caught by Roanoke PD

November 29, 2023

A patron at the Circle K gas station in Roanoke got a big thanksgiving day surprise when he exited the store after buying a cup…

One-time pay raises approved for Wedowee employees

November 29, 2023

At last week’s meeting of Wedowee Town Council, council members unanimously approved a one time pay increase for town employees. The recommendation made by Mayor…


HM Cox

December 4, 2023

(WOODLAND) HM Cox, a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, of Woodland, passed away on Nov. 23, 2023. He was 70. He was a…

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Kenneth Colbert Horn

December 4, 2023

(BAINBRIDGE, Ga.) Kenneth Colbert Horn, 76, of Bainbridge, Ga., passed away Friday, Dec. 1, 2023. A celebration of life will be held after…

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Brenda Herren Thrower

December 4, 2023

(OPELIKA) Brenda Herren Thrower, 79, of Opelika, passed away Monday, Nov. 27, 2023, at her home. A native of Roanoke, she moved to…

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Eleanor Pearson

December 4, 2023

(AUBURN) Eleanor Pearson, 83, of Auburn (formerly of Milltown) died Monday, Nov. 27, 2023, at her residence. Funeral services were Saturday, Dec. 2,…

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Charlotte Marie McPherson Parker

December 4, 2023

(WEDOWEE) Charlotte Marie McPherson Parker, 68, of Wedowee, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2023. She leaves to cherish her precious memories: two sons,…

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