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Beulah varsity volleyball team pulls off victory in LaGrange on Wednesday night

LaGRANGE — Beulah’s junior and varsity volleyball teams took the trip down Highway 29 to pay LaGrange High ... Read more | Add your comment

Man arrested for kidnapping in LaFayette

A man has been arrested in LaFayette on charges of first-degree kidnapping and second-degree domestic violence by strangulation. Read more | Add your comment

Active Life center looks to expand programming

To further engage their ever growing members with more structured enrichment, Activities Coordinator Carmen Rogers and Site Administrator ... Read more | Add your comment

Hamilton talks Water Break Ministry at Valley Lions Club meeting

Mitchell Hamilton is well known in the local area after having been the head football coach at Lanett ... Read more | Add your comment

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Multiple counties receive $434,000 for school security

State Rep. Bob Fincher (R-Woodland) recently helped make available more than $434,000 in new funding for school security enhancements, technology upgrades, and other needs in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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TEC proposing project for better internet in Five Points

In many rural parts of Chambers County, internet performance for residents can be slow, running at speeds not much faster that dial-up. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

Editorials

Lanett got the short end of the stick with street paving

The Lanett City Council took a perfectly understandable action Monday night by revoking a contract with Chris Clark Grading & Paving to resurface nine streets ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

Editorials

Ten-year-old did the right thing

Joshua Kent, 30, of Valley, was arrested on Sept. 17 for one count of indecent exposure, two counts of enticing a child and two counts ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lanett grad customizes shoes

Shoes and sports have always gone hand-in-hand. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

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Lanett remains at No. 1, LaFayette stays in latest top 10

Five of the six schools from the Greater Valley Area either received votes or were ranked in the latest Alabama Sports Writers Association (ASWA) prep ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

Sports

Valley freshmen football prevails against Beauregard

After losing late leads and tying with other opponents this season, the Valley ninth-grade football team defeated Beauregard 18-6 on Tuesday night. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

Editorials

Supporting art in more ways than one

It is no secret that this paper and so many other members of the Greater Valley Area are supporters of the arts. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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City of Lanett removes several dilapidated houses

On Monday, the Lanett City Council authorized action to removed eight dilapidated houses in the city Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Chambers County renews, approves bids for Highway department supplies

The Chambers County Commission had a by-the-numbers meeting Monday night, approving several new and renewing highway department bids for the upcoming fiscal year. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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City of Lanett revokes Chris Clark paving contract

The Lanett City Council on Monday approved one paving contract and pulled the plug on another one. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Briefly Told items may be emailed to news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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by Chris Heaney.

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Valley man arrested for indecent exposure, propositioning a minor

VALLEY — Officers arrested a Valley man Monday after he was identified by two victims for exposing himself and propositioning a minor for sex. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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‘Last of the Goodtime Summertime’ brings out crowd

To celebrate the end of summer and local artists, the Valley Arts Council held the “Last of the Goodtime Summertime” art show over the weekend ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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Members of several groups converge to build walls for two new area homes

There was lots of sawing and hammering going on early Saturday morning at the former CraftMaster Furniture building in downtown West Point. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Auburn High School honors former basketball coach at retirement event

LaFAYETTE — Former Auburn High School basketball head coach and LaFayette-native Frank Tolbert celebrated his retirement with the surprise of a lifetime. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

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Springwood shifts focus onto rival Chambers Academy after Autauga loss

LANETT — Simply outmatched. That’s the way Springwood head football coach John Gartman described the Wildcats 63-0 loss to AISA No. 2 Autauga Academy last Friday. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

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by Staff Reports.

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The importance of literacy

There is no understating how important the ability to read is Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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LifeSouth collecting blood to meet need

Due to a variety of factors including Hurricane Florence and highway accidents because of increased travel this time of year, there’s a critical need for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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Troup tops Callaway in rivalry game

With his future college coach looking on, Troup’s Kobe Hudson put on a show. The junior quarterback threw four touchdown passes, two apiece to Jamari Thrash ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Local reflects on upbringing in new book

Fairfax native Dr. Terry Harrison has worked his whole life trying to do right by the community that raised him. According to him, his education, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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Joe’s offers original food and drinks, builds relationships

When the Irish Bred Pub in downtown West Point closed in 2017, many wondered how long the building would remain empty and who would take ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

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Five Points Elementary receives literacy grant

In an effort to improve its reading incentive program and broaden the scope of its library as a whole, Five Points Elementary School applied for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.