Valentine’s Day Happenings In Calhoun County

Valentines Day

The official day to celebrate romantic love (or love for family and friends) is right around the corner. Are you looking for a way to treat your loved one to a special day or evening this February 14th? There are quite a few businesses in Calhoun County that have planned special discounts, menus, and more […]

The Best Lunch Deals in Calhoun County

Did you know that Calhoun County has a bunch of fantastic lunch specials just waiting to seduce your grumbling stomach? Join us as we take a look at a variety of dishes offered at affordable prices that you may have overlooked. If you’re seeking to have lunch out with a co-worker or friend (or need […]

Best of 2022 in Calhoun County

best of 2022 collage

As the 2022 door closes and the new one opens, we wanted to take a look back at some highlights in Calhoun County this past year.  Join us in celebrating all the moving and shaking that took place. Best New Restaurants of 2022 Los Arcos Oxford Everyone loves a great Mexican restaurant, and Calhoun County […]

Eat Like a Local: The Square Jacksonville

Jacksonville Square

One of the modern charms of small-town city squares is the unique restaurants one can find that offer appetizing cuisines, delicious desserts, and java.  Calhoun County has multiple towns where these types of restaurants can be found, but there’s a special kind of allure to one in particular–Public Square in Jacksonville, Alabama.  Over the years, […]

Find Your Dream Flavor at Angel Cakes Creamery

closeup of hand holding ice cream

Every town needs a good old fashioned ice cream shop.  Unfortunately, Anniston, Alabama didn’t officially have one…until now!  The latest attraction in town that is sure to tickle your sweet tooth is the Angel Cakes Creamery at 4422 McClellan Blvd.  For locals familiar to the area, it’s located in the Sumerall Mall next to Kolectic […]

Breakfast (and More) is Served at Hubbard’s Off Main

Street view of Hubbards Off Main in Oxford, Alabama

Since its doors opened in December of 2013, Hubbard’s Off Main has established a reputation for serving savory classic Southern cuisine in a setting that celebrates the antiquity of historic downtown Oxford.  Every piece of furniture, as well as every picture hanging on the original brick walls of the two dining rooms, has its own […]

Eat Like a Local: The Nest Bar and Grill

The Nest Bar & Grill Food and Drinks

If it’s one thing that the “South” is renowned for, it is the famous home-style cuisine.  We know that if you’re a native, you’ve tasted the best of the best Southern dishes at family reunions, potlucks, and more.  The draw of this food is the delicious down-to-earth flavors of a grandma’s, mom’s (or even dad’s) […]

Top Food Trucks in Calhoun County

customer picking up food at foodtruck window

Article by Abby Parks In large cities across the U.S., food trucks provide an informal take-out dining experience for working people on the go.  Residents of Calhoun County may not realize it, but there’s some terrific food trucks that have set up shop in varied locations, dishing up delicious street food.  Many of them announce […]

Coldwater Mountain Brewpub

beer and cap at Coldwater Mountain Brewpub

Article by Abby Parks The Coldwater Mountain Brewpub in Anniston has quickly become a favorite place for folks in Calhoun County to enjoy draft beer, great food, entertainment, and more since its doors opened in February of 2022.  We caught up with Jason Wilson, the owner, as well as the founder of the Back Forty […]

Lunch at Full Bellie Deli

roast beef sandwich from full bellie deli in anniston, alabama

Full Bellie Deli is an aptly named new sandwich and breakfast spot at 1009 Gurnee Avenue Anniston, AL. It’s next door to Moore’s Printing and across the street from Downing and Sons. I watched them work on this place driving by and I know they put some hard work into it. I was looking forward […]