The weight loss competition Scale Back Alabama 2019 began Tuesday, Jan 15. Registration is required to take part in this weight-loss contest that ends in April.
Shirley Holland retired from her job as coordinator of Marshall Medical Center’s GoldCare 55+ program. But she has not retired from her other job as CASA director and she is planning new programs that will require additional volunteers.
Putting away the Christmas decorations sure does make the house look bare. I’m slowly collecting and packing away the sparkling ornaments and my cute tree. I’d just as soon leave it all out. It’s cheery.
What are your interests? Vegetable gardening? Butterflies? Bees? Flowers? Composting? Fruit or nut trees? Organic gardening? Landscaping? Working with cancer survivors? Youth programs? Funding scholarships? Helping feed the elderly?
Your resolution list is complete. You are going to have less stress, be more patient, live healthier, buy a new computer, read more books from your list, travel, and lose some pounds.
RSVP will be offering the following opportunities this January. Please come by the RSVP office to sign up. For more information, call RSVP at 256-571-7734. Bring a flash drive to all computer classes.
(Editor’s note: The Mountain Lakes Tourism Association, which covers all of north Alabama, sent out this piece about the January and February Eagle Awareness program at Lake Guntersville State Park.)
Young people may feel cool when they stick an e-cigarette in their mouths and blow out a vapor, but actually they are increasing the likelihood of becoming a cigarette smoker and a cancer victim.
The past four years Marshall County has seen strong economic growth in tourism. Lodging tax revenue brought $736,563 to the county in 2017, an increase of 5.9 percent over last year, bringing our four-year growth to 17 percent.
Professor and scholar Robert S. Davis of Wallace State Hanceville will speak on the divisiveness of the United States from the Civil War that lingers to the present.
Nancy Risbeck of Guntersville said a potato dish first cooked and served by her brother-in-law at a holiday gathering over 30 years ago has become a staple for her family.
The historic Willis-Smith house next to the First Baptist Church in Guntersville is just a week or so away from moving to its new address on Monte Sano Mountain outside of Huntsville.
The Guntersville Chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association will have its monthly fly-in breakfast Saturday from 8 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. at the Bill Greenhaw Aviation Center at the Guntersville Airport. The breakfast is open to the public, with a $6 donation recommended for adults.
Arab's Christmas in the Park, a display of 2-million lights along the walking trail in the Arab City Park, is the largest light display in Marshall County and one of the largest in north Alabama.
Chicken and dressing is a holiday staple but it can be difficult to make. Pamela Bodine found this recipe for crockpot dressing online a couple of years ago and it has become a holiday staple for her.
The “dancing Christmas lights” at Joe and Jody Gilliland’s home will continue this Christmas season for the 11th straight year. The show will actually be bigger this year, expanding into the yard of the Gillilands’ neighbor Mardette Toler.