Hubbard’s off Main Opens New Addition

Ashley Phillips, Staff Writer Walking into Hubbard’s off Main’s new “Hubbards Out Back”, you’ll see the aesthetic is just as beautiful as the main building: large doors that open to expose the venue to fresh air and sunlight, a stage for outdoor live performances, handmade one of a kind furniture pieces with some dating back […]

Cinco de Mayo Events Around Calhoun County

Ashley Phillips, Staff Writer The smell of grilling meat, live music playing, ice cold margaritas, amazing food. But, do you know what’s better than tacos and margaritas? Half priced margaritas and $1.50 tacos! Local businesses around Calhoun county are gearing up for Cinco de Mayo events and are inviting you to join in the celebration […]

Artist Spotlight: Wilson Brothers Band

Wilson Bros Band

Ashley Phillips, Staff Writer Meet Kyle and Chad Wilson; the brothers with the buttery voices and smooth country backwoods sound. From the hometown of Alabama’s own Alexander City, these small town boys didn’t stay small town for long as their music and voices project a big personality. The brothers come from a long lineage of […]

The 2021 Alabama Cycling Classic Announced

criterium anniston alabama

The Alabama Cycling Classic returns on July 3-4th for a race weekend combining the longstanding and historic Sunny King Criterium paired with the Piedmont Criterium for two full days of criterium racing.  The Sunny King Criterium offers twenty categorized sanctioned racing events for Amateur Male/Female, Junior, Master’s Elite and Domestic Professional racers as well as […]

Freedom Riders National Monument to Open Anniston Greyhound Bus Depot

As part of the ongoing commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Freedom Rides, Freedom Riders National Monument is inviting the public to view the Smithsonian Institute traveling exhibit titled “The City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign.” Beginning April 3, and continuing every weekend from 10 am to 5 pm, […]

Dinner at Train Station Café

Picture this… It’s a hot Saturday afternoon. The sun is shining. Sun Trust Park has a packed house. You are cheering the Atlanta Braves on to a win. You’ve got an ice cold Coca Cola (or your favorite beer) in one hand and the best sausage dog the ballpark has to offer in the other. […]

Ohatchee Strong Crawfish Boil and Music

We are no stranger to bad weather in Alabama, but we also know how to come together, to rebuild, and to heal as a community. Ohatchee, AL experienced tragedy and destruction with the recent Tornadoes. Joanna Harden, owner of the Darkhorse Saloon, and local musician Patrick Smith; along with the help of many others, are […]

Dinner at Cooter Brown’s Rib Shack

The time has come again to share with you my experience of eating at one of my favorite BBQ spots, Cooter Brown’s Rib Shack. I have known the owners, Barbara and Tim Johnson, for years. I am proud to call them my friends. They are just “great people”. Cooter Brown’s has been around for a […]

2021 Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo Schedule Announced

Cheaha Challenge 2021

The schedule of events for the upcoming Cheaha Challenge Gran Fondo has been announced. The event will take place on Saturday, May 15th, and Sunday, May 16th. The NABA offers a wonderful event highlighting the beauty of Calhoun County. The Cheaha Challenge Century & ULTRA rides are the premier events for the NABA. This event offers […]

Gamecocks Announce 2021 Football Schedule

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State released its 2021 football schedule on Wednesday, revealing a slate that will feature five non-conference games before starting its six-game run in the AQ7. With two FBS opponents for the first time since 2012 and nine FCS games that include some of the nation’s top names, the Gamecocks’ first season in […]