Living Democracy

Living Democracy 2022

June 23, 2022
Library offers much more than books
Make it official at library

Are you looking for a cute trendy place for your wedding? You should try the Washington County Public Library. 

By Cori Akins
June 18, 2022
Extension reaches many Alabamians
Extension reaches many citizens across state

Here in Washington County, the Extension Office, at Frank Turner Hall Building, 25 Court St. in Chatom, specializes in many fields, including farms and agribusiness, human science, forestry, fisheries, food safety, and more.

By Cori Aikens
June 8, 2022
Amani Hicks wins DYW contest
Hicks wins DYW contest

Amani Hicks won the title at the 49th Annual Distinguished Young Women of Washington County held May 28. This program picks a local rising senior who excels in academics, presentation, and talent. 

By Cori Akins
Civic duty energizes Washington County poll workers

Whether young or old, election days matter in Washington County, both to the voters and to the poll workers and volunteers who ensure a smooth process. “I plan to continue to volunteer and vote every chance I get,” teen volunteer Wyatt Burton said.

By Cori Akins
May 19, 2022
Students begin 2022 summer of Living Democracy
Students begin 2022 summer of Living Democracy

Four Auburn University Living Democracy students will spend ten weeks living and learning in the Alabama communities of Camden, Collinsville, Chatom and Elba this summer. 


Last Updated: May 09, 2022