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The Whole Backstage Community Theatre will present “Three on a String” for a one show only, Saturday, February 11, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. in Guntersville. A Birmingham-based group, and recently honored with the Governor’s Achievement Award by the Alabama Music Hall of Fame, they entertain with a …

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Marshall County RSVP will once again hold its free income tax preparation at the Guntersville Rec Center, new director Carolyn Davis said.

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Chicken giveaway, Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 4:00 p.m., in the Victory Baptist Church parking lot at 1644 O'Brig in Guntersville. Open to anyone who could use the groceries.

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The Tennessee Valley Authority – whose holdings of course include Guntersville Dam and Lake – reported $3 billion in total operating revenues on 38 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity sales for the three months ended Dec. 31, 2022.

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A total of 501 students enrolled in UA Early College during fall semester 2022 at The University of Alabama were named to the director's list with an academic record of 3.6 (or higher).

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Southern New Hampshire University announced that these Marshall County students made the President’s List (All A’s) and the Dean’s List (All A’s & B’s) for the fall term:

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The current Guntersville High School that is being replaced opened in 1971. Jeff Mims, the maintenance supervisor for the city schools, was going through a file the other day and found the pamphlet from the GHS dedication on October 17, 1971.

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Do you like to write stories or poetry? Do you like to go for walks along state and national park trails? Do you like to play card games? Would you like help in using your smart phone or laptop? If your answer to any of these questions is Yes then Guntersville Senior Center has four new prog…

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A two-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 1:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 31, has claimed the life of an Albertville man, state troopers said. 

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You can’t see it just by driving by, but progress is being made on the Schools of Guntersville’s two big projects: Building a new Guntersville High School and transforming the old Carlisle Park gym into a new career technical center.

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Marshall Medical Centers is encouraging people to “change your life by volunteering.”

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Dozens of decadent desserts will be sold to the winning bidders in a silent auction to benefit the Ken Burns Memorial Scholarship at the February 7 joint meeting of the Marshall County Democratic Club and the Executive Committee.

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The new Redstone Federal Credit Union branch in Guntersville should be ready to open by late spring or early summer, according to general contractor Blake Redmond of Redmond Construction Company.

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The Marshall County Extension Office will be hosting a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) training on Feb. 20, 2023, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Beef Quality Assurance training hosted by Marshall Extension, February 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. at K Supply, 930 Nixon Chapel Rd. in Albertville. Free, but registration required. Light meal provided. To register, call 256-582-2009 or register online at www.aces.edu/go/marshallevent.

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Tomorrow, all across the country, eager lovers of spring will be listening in to what 11-pound groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, has to say about what's to come.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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The Whole Backstage Community Theatre with Season Sponsor Sonny Lewis will present the final performances of “Cheaper by the Dozen”, on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, February 2, 3, 4 at 7:00 p.m., with a Sunday Matinee on February 5 at 2:00 p.m. Directed by John Davis Rollings, with first-time…

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Guntersville's Becky Scheinert, the mother of award-winning writer and director Daniel Scheinert, will attend the 95th Academy Awards on March 12 to see if her son takes home any of the 11 famed statuettes for which he is nominated. Daniel is the co-writer and co-director of “Everything Ever…

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Mountain Valley Arts Council will feature Beau Pendergraft’s artwork and furniture in its February exhibit at the main gallery at 440 Gunter Avenue in Guntersville.

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The new restroom facilities along the Sunset Drive Walking Trail weren’t scheduled to be complete until around April, but it appears they will be finished way before that.

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The best way to stay healthy, according to Haralson Drugs owner and pharmacist Steve Murphree, is preventative care.

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Hearing loss is a common problem for one-third of older adults and can result from a variety of causes, such as loud noise, aging, disease and genetic variations. While chances of hearing loss increase with age, many who are afflicted tend to ignore or will not admit they have trouble hearing.

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The Tennessee Valley Authority is asking for public input on proposed transmission system improvements to prepare for growth and increase power reliability in the Arab area of Marshall and Morgan Counties.

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Betty Jones is one of those seniors who just seems to defy aging. She’s Guntersville’s ever-active city clerk and you probably couldn’t guess her age correctly if you met her. She is 76.

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Marshall County Coroner Cody Nugent is wanting to upgrade the county coroner’s office to better meet the public’s needs. He’s asked the County Commission for a dedicated coroner’s building big enough to house offices, storage and workspaces, but constructing one within the Commission’s $800,…

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An annual physical is critical to maintaining good health, said Dr. Clay Campbell of Lakeside North Family Medicine. And physicals really need to start a little earlier in life than you might think.

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Mayor Leigh Dollar says there’s some clarification needed on that $415,000 redesign that Barge Design is doing for Lions Park, Phase 2 of the big rec renovation the city is currently involved in.

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Spring Creek Cove Community, the new Ainsworth Homes development in the Spring Creek neighborhood of Guntersville, is entering its second phase of construction.

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The Guntersville Senior Center is hosting a “beginners line dance class.” The class is being led by Linda Rakstraw.

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On the heels of his national Health Mart Pharmacy of the Year award win last July, Bunch Pharmacy owner and pharmacist Buddy Bunch flew to McKesson headquarters in Dallas for an exclusive photo shoot and interview. When McKesson’s project is completed later this year, Guntersville will be re…

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A film co-written and co-directed by a young man with Guntersville ties is up for an incredible 11 Oscars, more than any other film that was nominated.

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The Marshall County Leadership Challenge Alumni Association will hold its inaugural "Leadership Luncheon" sponsored by Snead State Community College on Thursday, February 2, from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Snead's McCain Student Center Community Room.