The Pink Pumpkin Race is back in person this year.
Arab Mayor Bob Joslin sent a letter to the Arab Sewer Department in July asking for information. He’s finally getting that information at the next Arab City Council meeting on Monday, Oct. 18.
Arab City Schools have switched to a “mask preferred” policy. The system had been operating under a “mask required” policy since the beginning of the school year in August.
Arab High School’s 2021 Homecoming Court, pictured from left to right, is: senior Skyler Ledbetter, daughter of Clay and Brandy Ledbetter; senior Hensley Elrod, daughter of Russ and Andrea Elrod; senior Delaney Maze, daughter of B.C. and Donna Maze; junior Haley Ryan, daughter of Robert and …
Last week the Arab Board of Education approved Superintendent Dr. Johnny Berry’s recommendation to extend the school system’s universal mask policy for another two weeks.
Alabama is experiencing a high number of migrating fall armyworm moths. Many people in the area have been complaining about them and asking questions on social media over the past few days.
The Arab Board of Education approved a contract “amendment” with Dr. Johnny Berry that essentially gives him an 18-month extension as Superintendent, with the amended contract term ending June 30, 2025.
Electrical power at Marshall Medical Center North in Scant City just got a whole lot more reliable, according to Arab Electric Cooperative board president Charles Whisenant.
A surge driven by the highly contagious Delta variant is hitting local hospitals hard. As of August 3, 23 COVID positive patients were hospitalized in Marshall North and South and 3,300 new confirmed cases were reported statewide. Alabama’s positivity rate is now 22.1 percent, which has not …
The following letter was circulated statewide by the Alabama Hospital Association. Marshall Medical Centers would like for the community to know their local healthcare leaders are in agreement with this statement.
Concerns with the telephone system at the local post office brought one local resident to the Arab City Council meeting last week, but apparently those concerns were already being addressed.
Members of the Arab Junior HIgh School Quiz Bowl team finished first in the nation in the written portion of the National Quiz Bowl, held in Orlando, Fla. They took a 50-question test and scored better than any other team – more than 90 of them from all over the country. The team also finish…
Time magazine recently sent a reporter to Arab to interview locals for a story on Joshua James, the Arab resident accused in the Jan. 6 insurrection of the U.S. Capitol.
Attorneys for Joshua James of Arab have filed a motion in federal court asked that some of the charges against him be dismissed. Other Oath Keepers have filed similar motions.
The employees of AlaTrade now effectively own the chicken processing company where they work. A growth from the corporate culture Davis Lee created, his decision to create an ESOP (employee stock ownership plan) makes AlaTrade – which provides jobs for about 1,800 people – one of largest emp…
The Arab Downtown Merchants Association is hosting an event in support of Teresa Duke, the owner of Merle Norman downtown. Duke was recently diagnosed with ovarian cancer and doctors discovered that the cancer had spread to other parts of her body.
Jennifer Bray knew she wanted to be an attorney since she was at least 12 years old. There really never was anything else she wanted to do.
Marshall Medical Centers announced a new partnership with Mayo Medical Laboratories, which gives the hospital system access to Mayo Clinic’s more than 3,000 laboratory tests in every subspecialty of medicine.