Eat Like a Local: The Nest Bar and Grill

The Nest Bar & Grill Food and Drinks

Article by Abby Parks 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, […]

Back-to-School Deals in Calhoun County

Back to school words written on chalk board

Article by Abby Parks Summer has been a blast, and it is not completely over…but before you know it (literally within 2-3 weeks), your kids will be back in school!  Many of you may have ticked multiple back-to-school items off your list with the past tax-free weekend.  But for those of you that still need […]

Get Ready for the 41st Annual Woodstock 5K

Woodstock 2022 5K race header image

Article by Abby Parks The Woodstock 5K, now in its 41st year, is not only one of the oldest continuous foot races in the Southeast–this year’s race has been named the RRCA (Road Runners Club of America) Alabama State 5K Championship for 2022.  With a USATF certified course dubbed “difficult” for its challenging hills, the […]

In the Spotlight: Steve’s Rare and Vintage Guitars

Steve's Rare and Vintage Guitars logo

Article by Abby Parks Like the Eagles, who famously crooned, “There’s a new kid in town,” we at Calhoun County Insight would like to spread the word about a unique new business opening its doors Friday, July 1 on Noble Street in the heart of historic downtown Anniston.  Steve’s Rare and Vintage Guitars is much […]

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 […]

The King of All Crits Weekend Returns

Alabama Cycling Classic

The King of All Crits Weekend Returns April 9-10, Kicking Off the 2022 North American Criterium Series, The Sunny King Criterium Alabama’s annual premier professional cycling event weekend, the Alabama Cycling Classic, returns to the City of Anniston and Main Street Anniston’s, Noble Street corridor on April 9-10, 2022. The day one event, the Sunny King […]

Learn About Anniston Museum of Natural History in Anniston, AL

Anniston Museum of Natural History in Oxford, AL

It is always great to learn about natural history, the Appalachian Highlands Birding Trail, the mature longleaf pines North American wilderness, and the different nature points in Northeast Alabama. You are sure to find quite a bit at the Anniston Museum of Natural History in the Anniston, Alabama, area. What is the Anniston Museum of […]