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July 22, 2020
BAMA Kid stays involved as adult leader
BAMA Kid stays involved as adult leader

Samantha Gomez moved to Wilcox County from Queens, New York, when she was only two weeks old. She grew up in Alabama’s Black Belt and works today in programs focused on youth development and eliminating inequalities rooted in socioeconomic disparities.

By Amy Clark
July 20, 2020
New library space will celebrate 'Our Town'
New library space will celebrate 'Our Town'

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in March, Collinsville residents have been unable to visit one of the most central places in town, the public library. Some good news is that they may not recognize it when they do return.

By Addison Peacock
July 14, 2020
COVID-19 shuts out summer youth sports in Elba
COVID-19 shuts out summer youth sports in Elba

During the last four months, American across the nation discovered they have a lot of free time. Historically, Americans spend hours enjoying and participating in sporting events such as baseball.

By Harrison Carter
July 13, 2020
Leadership DeKalb County focuses on future
Leadership DeKalb County focuses on future

In 2014, Brian Baine was working hard to revamp something that Dekalb County had been missing for years: a leadership program for adults in the area.

By Addison Peacock
July 13, 2020
Crouch serves Chatom as mayor for 24 years
Crouch serves Chatom as mayor for 24 years

Mayor Harold Crouch of Chatom knows that hard work is the key to progress for his community and his constituents. 

By Thomas Chapman


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