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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Gadsden, AL- Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center Pet of the Week for July 16, 2018 "Say hello to Teddy the tabby! This 3 year old DSH is cute as a button, and ready for lovin'. Teddy is all about naps, head scratches, and laps! What more could you really want in a cat? This fella has worked very hard on mastering the absolute-innocent-angel face, and deserves to be rewarded with his ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, July 16, 2018
Attalla, AL- With the help of our supporters, Tigers For Tomorrow won Alabama Magazine’s 2018 Best of Bama’s Best Zoo. The public votes every year on their choices for the best of the best of Alabama’s entertainment, restaurants, people, and places. We appreciate all the votes and support the animals at Tigers For Tomorrow received. Alabama’s beauty is abundant from the mountains, lakes, rivers, ...read more
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Thursday, July 12, 2018
Prattville, AL and Clanton, AL – July 11, 2018 – River Financial Corporation and PSB Bancshares, Inc. today jointly announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which River Bank & Trust and Peoples Southern Bank will enter into a strategic merger to combine two well-respected banking franchises in Alabama. Upon closing of the transaction, the combined bank will exceed one billion in total ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, July 05, 2018
Gadsden State offers ACT Prep Camp   Gadsden, Ala.—Gadsden State Community College’s Continuing Education Department will offer ACT Prep from 1 to 4 p.m. July 16-19 at the Joe Ford Center in Gadsden.  By taking advantage of the ACT Prep Camp, high school students will have an opportunity to prepare for the 2018-2019 testing schedule which begins Sept. 8.  Registration fee is $99 per student and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, July 05, 2018
Anniston, Ala.— Gadsden State Community College’s Fine Arts Department presents its summer art exhibition “Immigrant Life” by Juan Lopez-Bautista, an artist and University of Alabama biology professor. The show is in the Pierce Cain Learning Resource Center at the Ayers Campus through Aug. 10.  Above: Migrant by Juan Lopez-Bautista“My work explores the idea of the discovery of a self-identity,” ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 3, 2018 Contact: Andrew Weller 202-463-5802Whitney Carter of The Chamber, Gadsden and Etowah County Completes Second Year at Institute for Organization ManagementA Leadership Training Program Produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce FoundationWASHINGTON, D.C.— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – JULY, 3, 2018 Contact: Andrew Weller 202-463-5802William Mackey, IOM of The Chamber, Gadsden & Etowah CountyGraduates from Institute for Organization ManagementA Leadership Training Program Produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce FoundationWASHINGTON, D.C.— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Thursday, June 28, 2018
ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTHThe RSA Tower, 201 Monroe Street, P.O. Box 303017, Montgomery, AL  36130-3017(334) 206-5300 • FAX (334) 206-5520  Web Site: http://www.alabamapublichealth.govNEWS RELEASEWIC income guidelines increaseAre you eligible?FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                CONTACT: Amanda Martin, (334) 206-5673Mandy J. Darlington, (334) 206-5673        Alabama ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Gadsden, AL- YMCA of the Coosa Valley Announces New Exercise Program COMING THIS FALL! We are excited about a new group exercise class that we will be delivering this fall! This class will take place on Saturday's and will focus on those who have neurological and movement disorder challenges. This class will includes stretching, strengthening, cardiovascular exercise, games, class guest ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Gadsden, Ala.—The Cardinal Foundation has offered a book scholarship as an added incentive for incoming freshmen to attend Gadsden State Community College’s Cardinal Commit, a summer orientation for new students.   “The Cardinal Foundation exists to support the mission of the College and provide opportunities for its students,” said Steve Hildebrant, foundation president. “With our mission in ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Gadsden, Ala.—Priority Online Registration at Gadsden State Community College for Fall Semester 2018 begins at 8 a.m. June 25, 2018.  Currently-enrolled students who have completed 24 semester hours at Gadsden State, and have a 2.0 GPA or higher qualify for priority registration. All other registration begins at 8 a.m. June 26 and continues through Aug. 22, 2018 with classes beginning Aug. 20 for ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Monday, June 04, 2018
Gadsden, Ala.—Incoming freshmen at Gadsden State Community College are invited to attend Cardinal Commit, a summer orientation for new students.   “Cardinal Commit is designed to prepare admitted students for their first semester and beyond,” said Laura Swann, director of Enrollment Services. “Cardinal Commit provides Gadsden State’s newest Cardinals with the information and tools they need to ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Gadsden, AL – Saturday, August 18, 2018 will be a great day at the river for anyone who enjoys a family outing packed with team races, a parade, food, fun, and free admission! The dragon boat races begin with the opening ceremony at 8:45 a.m. at Riverwalk Park and Boardwalk behind Chili’s. Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity is presenting the 7th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival to benefit the ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
ATLANTA, GA – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that certain Private NonProfit organizations (PNP) in Alabama that do not provide critical services of a governmental nature may be eligible to apply for low-interest rate disaster loans.  These loans are available following a Presidential disaster declaration for Public Assistance resulting from damages caused by severe storms ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, April 12, 2018
The Dragons Return7th Annual HABITAT DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL 2018 Hundreds of Paddlers to Compete to Benefit Habitat for Humanity  Gadsden, AL – The 7th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival is slated for Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Riverwalk Park behind Chili’s in Gadsden, AL. The opening ceremony will be at 8:45 a.m. Races begin at 9:00 a.m. Team registration is now open. Information and ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
ATLANTA- The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations located in Alabama as a result of the drought that began on Jan. 30, 2018.   The SBA’s disaster declaration includes the following counties: ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, General News Article, Economic, Human Interest
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