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Living Democracy 2022

June 21, 2021
Elba celebrates their first Juneteenth
Elba celebrates their first Juneteenth

It was a rainy day in Elba, but the Mulberry Heights Coalition group persevered to host the opening ceremony of a Juneteenth celebration at the old high school grounds at Gaines Memorial Park, in the Mulberry Heights community, for the first time in Elba.

By Oquendo Bernard
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 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 1, 2021
Elba Church of Christ delivers hot meals
Elba Church of Christ delivers hot meals

The Elba Church of Christ, in partnership with the Christian Mission Center, has kept hot meals going out to citizens in Elba and surrounding communities for more than ten years.

By Oquendo Bernard
May 26, 2021
Elba Housing Authority sees room for growth with new construction
Elba Housing Authority sees room for growth with new construction

Housing is often something many take for granted. However, some people do not have access to adequate affordable housing. In Elba, the Housing Authority works to make sure public housing is available to those who need extra support.

By Oquendo Bernard


Last Updated: May 09, 2022