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Waldrep, Huddleston perform for Wedowee Music Club

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Waldrep, Huddleston perform for Wedowee Music Club

The Wedowee Music Club held its October meeting at the 48 West Music Venue downtown Wedowee. There were 17 members present and one guest. Our President, Judy Yates, called the meeting to order. The program this month was presented by Barry Waldrep and April Huddleston. Barry spoke about his music career and how music has…

High School Football Summary – October 27

By Tim Altork | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on High School Football Summary – October 27

Last week Results October 27 Clay Ctrl. 30, Russ. Co. 14 Handley 35, Munford 14 RCHS 32, Dadeville 22 Ranburne 64, C. Coosa 39 Isabella 55, Woodland 14 Wadley 47, TCC 0 Standout performances DaMauri Whetstone, Central: 8 touches, 90 yards, 3 TD LaDamion Boyd, Central: 18 car., 162 yards, TD Mo Winston, RCHS: 18…

Fall on Main celebrated in Roanoke

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Fall on Main celebrated in Roanoke

Hundreds of vendors, even more attendees, perfect weather and even a visit from Santa Claus and the Grinch were all part of Saturday’s 15th annual Fall on Main festival in Roanoke. The event was a day featuring music, food, art, and community interaction in the warm, sunny environs of downtown Roanoke. Over 200 vendors set…

Scarecrow contest winners announced

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Scarecrow contest winners announced

The Randolph County Learning Center hosted their annual Scarecrow Contest and this year did not disappoint. There were 46 business entries and three (documented) home entries. It was an honor to ride around Roanoke and see all the creativity and talent we have in this area. The judges were from out of town and had…

Roanoke City Police arrest report

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Roanoke City Police arrest report

Reports are for period ending on October 29th Bartless O’Brian Vines, 36, of 5359 County Road 258, LaFayette – Failure to Appear/Comply/Pay – Oct 25 Dalton Kyle Rollins, 22, of 1262 County Road 103, Roanoke – Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 1st Offense – Oct 25 Jeffrey James Lamb, 31, of 1465 County…

Randolph County Sheriff’s incident and arrest report

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Randolph County Sheriff’s incident and arrest report

Reports are for period ending on October 29th Suspected burglar held at gunpoint until police arrive A resident of County Road 25 near Morrison Crossroads, who had been the recent victim of a burglary, was informed by a friend that a truck was backed up to their storage building last Wednesday. The resident brought along…

County school board approves contracts for services

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on County school board approves contracts for services

Randolph County School Board met in a regular meeting last week. The main part of the agenda was approving updated contracts and approving personnel. The board approved the following edited contracts for services: Gilda Stewart to provide intervention services. Amelia Couch to provide Media Specialist at Rock Mills Jr. High School. Lucille Burns to provide…

Rayford Anthony “Andy” Caldwell

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Rayford Anthony “Andy” Caldwell

Rayford Anthony “Andy” Caldwell was born March 21, 1963, in Newnan, Ga., to Mildred and Rayford Caldwell.  He lived in many different places over the years, including the beautiful mountains of both Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Bakersfield, Calif., but home was always wherever his immediate family resided. The love he had for his family was immeasurable. …

Rayburn Franklin Matthew Holt

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Rayburn Franklin Matthew Holt

(ROANOKE) Rayburn Franklin Matthew Holt, 36, of Roanoke passed away on Friday, Oct. 27, 2023, at his residence. Survivors include: two sons, Frankie Holt and Benjamin Gilbert-Holt, both of Woodland; his mother, Betty Holt of Pell City; two sisters, Nikki Mitchell (Tim) and Izzy Holt, both of Pell City; and two brothers, Skyler Holt of…

Clyde Harvey Avery

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Clyde Harvey Avery

(LAGRANGE, Ga.) Clyde Harvey Avery, born Jan. 6, 1947, in LaGrange, Ga., passed away Saturday, Oct. 21, 2023, at his home surrounded by family. He is the grandson of Harvey Avery and Martha Serena Price of Tallapoosa County and Clyde Parker and Maude Calhoun of Randolph County. Son of Cumbee Hatley Avery and Ella Mae…

Julia Ann Nixon

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Julia Ann Nixon

(ROANOKE) Funeral services for Julia Ann Nixon, 79, of Roanoke, formerly of LaGrange, Ga., were held on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2023, at noon at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bros. David Arrington and Mike Brewer officiating. Burial followed at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in LaGrange. Mrs. Nixon passed away on Thursday, Oct. 12, at Tanner Medical Center…

Evelyn Chris Morris

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Evelyn Chris Morris

(WOODLAND) Evelyn Chris Morris, 81, of Woodland passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023, at her residence. Survivors include her husband, Jackson H. Morris of Woodland; two daughters, Belinda Ward of Forsyth, Ga., and Terri Caldwell of Roanoke; and one son, Bruce Morris of Monroe, Ga. An Atlanta native, Mrs. Morris was born on Nov.…

Lorenza Earl White, Jr.

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Lorenza Earl White, Jr.

(ROANOKE) Lorenza Earl White Jr. affectionately known as “Bud” passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023. Bud was a lifelong resident of Roanoke, born on May 26, 1966, to Mr. Lorenza White Sr. and Mrs. Catherine Nolan White. Bud attended and graduated from Handley High School,where he played football for the Handley Tigers. He was…

Agnes Minnefield

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Agnes Minnefield

(WEDOWEE) Agnes Minnefield, 90, of Wedowee died Monday, Oct. 23, 2023. She was a daughter of Randolph County, born to the late Carl and Annie (Houston) Green on Nov. 9, 1931. Agnes was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Minnefield; daughter, Susie Patricia (Trish)Turner; grandson, Michael (Beetlebug) Houston; her parents; a sister Carrie Bailey;…

Cecilia Amara Almon

By Editor | October 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Cecilia Amara Almon

(SPRING HILL TENN.) Cecilia Amara Almon, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and dedicated registered nurse, passed away peacefully on Oct. 27, 2023, in Spring Hill, Tenn. She was born on July 18, 1957, in Roanoke to Cecil Cobb and Mavis Cottle Cobb. Cecilia had a long and fulfilling career as a registered nurse. She served the…

Football Friday Night: RCHS earns No. 2 seed, Horn gets 350th win

By Tim Altork | October 27, 2023 | Comments Off on Football Friday Night: RCHS earns No. 2 seed, Horn gets 350th win

RCHS claimed the No. 2 seed out of 3A, Region 4 with a hard-fought 32-22 win over Dadeville Friday in Wedowee. Dadeville held an RCHS run attack that came into the game averaging over 300 yards per game to just 175 yards, but Avion Willis completed 8-of-10 passes for 179 yards and a touchdown and…

Advertisement for Project Completion

By Editor | October 25, 2023 |

Advertisement for Project Completion Randolph County We, Gary Ingram Grading & Paving, Inc., the Contractor, hereby give notice of completion of the Proceed Order with Randolph County for construction of Project No. RA-RCP 56-270-22 through RA-RCP 56-272-22 and RA-RCP 56-274-22. This notice is to be posted on the Association of County Commissions of Alabama web…

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF RUTH MARIE HERREN, DECEASED

By Editor | October 25, 2023 |

STATE OF ALABAMA RANDOLPH COUNTY PROBATE COURT NOTICE TO FILE CLAIMS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF RUTH MARIE HERREN, DECEASED Ancillary Letters Testamentary on the estate of Ruth Marie Herren, deceased, having been granted to the undersigned on the 18th day of October, 2023, by the Judge of Probate of said County, notice…

CASE NO. CV-23-57

By Editor | October 25, 2023 |

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF RANDOLPH COUNTY, ALABAMA CASE NO. CV-23-57 DARLENE DAUGHERTY, PLAINTIFF, VS. THREE AND ONE HALF ACRES, MORE OR LESS, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGIN AT THE NE CORNER OF THE NW 1/4 OF SE 1/4; THENCE RUN WEST 310 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO A POINT; THENCE RUN SOUTH 550 FEET, MORE…