Holiday Happenings in Calhoun County

There’s so many great opportunities to get into the holiday spirit this season in Calhoun County, even Santa’s head is spinning!  Parades, Christmas markets, live nativities, and Christmas tree lightings are just some of the festive events you can attend.  Get ready for a holly, jolly Christmas with our holiday event guide.   Christmas Parades Downtown […]

Creedmoor ® Sports Acquires Additional Property to Support Long-Term Growth

Creedmoor Sports Land Aquisition

Anniston, AL, US – (Oct 13, 2022) Creedmoor ® SportsCreedmoor ® Sports recently purchased, from the McClellan Development Authority (MDA), more than 30 acreson the grounds of historic Fort McClellan. The land acquisition includes four acres immediately adjacent to thecompany’s current facility and is dedicated to supporting future expansion.“I am truly thrilled that our company […]

Treadhoofalon Race in Anniston, Alabama

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Shoes, Hooves, and Wheels Meet in the First Annual  Treadhoofalon Race in Anniston, Alabama  The Treadhoofalon Brings Mountain Bikers, Trail Runners, and Horseback Riders Together for the First Event of its Kind  ANNISTON, Ala—Aug. 2, 2022—The Back Country Horseman of America McClellan Chapter, Northeast Alabama Bicycle Association, and Anniston Runners Club Trail Running Division have […]

Get Your Kids Ready for Some Summer Fun!

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Article by Abby Parks Here in Calhoun County, the kids are already out of school and itching for some fun activities to keep them entertained.  From camps to crafts to sports to movies, there are so many great opportunities awaiting your children this summer.  Rather than leaving all the digging to you, we wanted to […]

Anniston, AL “We Are More”

Anniston, AL

Article by Karla Eden If I were to ask you to define Anniston, you might say that we are abandoned buildings, or you might mention homelessness. You may tell me about how your family was poisoned by PCBs and call it a “Toxic City”. You might mention some old statistics or false claims about Anniston […]

The Anniston Soup Bowl – A Community Effort

Anniston Soup Bowl

by Kelsey Butler A hot meal isn’t the only thing you’ll discover at the Anniston Soup Bowl, 301 West 15th Street. You’ll also find smiling faces, fellowship, and friendship. Serving approximately 700 meals a month, the staff and volunteers at the Soup Bowl say it is a community effort to feed the hungry.  The Soup […]