Living Democracy

Living Democracy 2021

June 16, 2021
Elba Public Library checks out summer fun
Elba Public Library checks out summer fun

After a year of little activity due to the pandemic, the staff at the Elba Public Library are excited to continue their annual summer program.

By Oquendo Bernard
June 11, 2021
The Only Doctor In Town: Dr. Harold G. Gressler
The Only Doctor In Town: Dr. Harold G. Gressler

It was a sunny day in 1950 when a 10-year-old Claire Moore played "Tag Your It" before school began. Things took a turn when she collided head-on with a classmate, leaving her with a cut above her right eye.

By Laney Mayfield
June 9, 2021
Elba starts summer with a splash
Elba starts summer with a splash

Screams of excitement filled the air Memorial Day weekend marking the annual opening of the Elba Splash Pad on the grounds of Tiger Town Park in downtown Elba.

By Oquendo Bernard
June 7, 2021
Citizens, partnership support Wilcox County hospital
Citizens, partnership support Wilcox County hospital

Wilcox County came close to losing its hospital that has served patients for decades.  With the next closest hospital 40 minutes away, people in the community knew that saving J. Paul Jones Hospital https://jpauljones.com/about-us/ , which opened in 1957, could be a matter of life or death.

By Lauren Landers
June 4, 2021
Tigers for Tomorrow educates community while giving animals a forever home
Tigers for Tomorrow educates community while giving animals a forever home

If you ever take a trip down the Dekalb County, Alabama, roads, you may find a 140-acre refuge full of assorted furry friends.

By Laney Mayfield


Last Updated: August 04, 2021