Culture Meets Comfort at The Lush Garden

Lush Garden wine bar in Anniston Alabama

Article by Abby Parks There’s a buzz happening in Anniston, Alabama. And that term “buzz” can have several meanings.  First, imagine bees happily buzzing as they hover above colorful, luscious flowers in a cozy garden.  Next, think of how you feel after finishing a glass or two of classic cabernet sauvignon.  And lastly, envision the […]

Best Places to Eat in Calhoun County

restaurants in Calhoun County

Whether it is breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a snack, everyone loves to have a go-to restaurant where they know they can find exactly what they are craving. When it comes to restaurants in Oxford, Anniston, and Jacksonville, Alabama, you have a wide variety of options that will satisfy any craving. From the best Mexican restaurants […]

Best Asian Restaurants in Calhoun County with Reviews

asian restaurant in Anniston, AL

Anniston is in Calhoun County, Alabama, lying in the Appalachian foothills. It started as an industrial community owned by Samuel Noble and Daniel Tyler in 1872. The city got its name Anniston from Daniel’s daughter-in-law Annie Scott Tyler. What started as a small community is currently a city with over 21,000 people rich in history. […]

Best Mexican Restaurants in Calhoun County

mexican restaurant

What makes America great is that it is a melting pot. That means that we can interact with a wide variety of cultures in this wonderful country. We can enjoy delicious foods, learn about different ways of living, and expand our horizons. Many people appreciate a type of food in the south of Mexican food. […]

Some of the Best Local Restaurants in Calhoun County, AL


The world is slowly going back to its pre-pandemic lifestyle with more people now going out to enjoy their favorite meals and dine. Restaurants and dining places in Calhoun County take the COVID-19 pandemic seriously and so they ensure they follow all the guidelines and protocols provided to keep their customers and staff safe. If […]

Some of the Best Restaurants in Oxford

City of Oxford Alabama

The Interstate 20 corridor runs directly through Oxford, Alabama in southern Calhoun County.  Travelers from across the region and, indeed, the entire country pass through the city on their way to points East and West.  As a result many franchise restaurants have sprung up around the town and offered many culinary options for commuters and […]

Some of the Best Restaurants in Jacksonville

City of Jacksonville Alabama

Jacksonville, Alabama is located on Highway 21 in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in northeast Calhoun County.  The metropolitan area lies between the cities of Anniston to the South and Piedmont to the North.  The city is home to Jacksonville State University and as a consequence has a varied demographic makeup and is home […]

Some of the Best Restaurants in Anniston

City of Anniston

Anniston, Alabama is the county seat of Calhoun County and was incorporated on July 3, 1883.  Since its settlement in April of 1872 the city has grown to a population of over 20,000. Located on Highway 21 just North of Oxford and several miles South of Jacksonville, the town has all the amenities of  most […]

Heirloom Taco

Heirloom Taco Mexican Restaurant

By Kelsey Butler  Jacksonville’s newest taco joint plans to add breakfast to their menu and invite vendors in for a Farmer’s Market of sorts. Heirloom Taco is located in the old fire station at 111 Ladiga Street SE, right off the square in Jacksonville.  The hybrid style eatery is a mix between a restaurant and […]

Quick Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day Events

Whether you’re looking for a mid-day surprise for your sweetie, dinner suggestions, or a night out on the town we’ve got you covered! Plus check out a few of our favorite DIY dishes you can prepare at home.  Some area restaurants had not released their menu at the time of this writing. Follow us on […]