Romarin et Corbeaux — Calhoun County’s Most Colorful Curiosity Shop

Romarin et Corbeaux — Calhoun County’s Most Colorful Curiosity Shop If you haven’t noticed that Downtown Anniston is evolving into one of the trendiest places to hang out in Calhoun County, then perhaps a curiosity shop will entice you to Noble Street! Romarin et Corbeaux, owned by Aubrey Fullbright, is actually in its fourth year […]

The Summer Camps of Calhoun County 2023

Summer Camps

As school is wrapping up, it’s time to pull out your summer calendar and plan for some enjoyable activities to keep your kids entertained. We’ve located the best selection of summer day camps and away camps, reading programs, craft events, and more. The goal is that your children will have a grand ol’ time while […]

Set Mom Off on the Right Foot This Mother’s Day

Mothers day

  Mother’s Day is fast approaching and some folks, whether it be “Dad” or a thankful adult child, would like to get their wives or mothers something extra special. Flowers, cards, candy, stuffed animals, and trinkets are the typical things you’ll find to honor the special mother in your life. But we’ve come up with […]

The “Mucho” Cinco De Mayo Specials in Calhoun County

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Cinco de Mayo originated as a Mexican holiday to commemorate the anniversary of the Battle of Puebla in 1862, where Mexicans, led by General Ignacio Zaragoza, defeated the Second French Empire. This momentous day has become popular in the United States, as folks nation-wide have embraced it as a way to observe Mexican-American culture. It’s […]

Farmers Markets of Calhoun County Are Back in Season

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Spring is upon us, ushering in all kinds of new life. It’s time to get outdoors, dress your flower gardens, and partake of nature’s bounty. Farmers Markets are the perfect places to do just that. They offer shoppers the opportunity to buy fresh, homegrown produce, natural products, and a wide variety of plants to enhance […]

Catch the Renowned 21st Annual Noble Street Festival

The Noble Street Festival is not only one of the premier events in Calhoun County. It ranks among the top yearly tourist attractions in the state of Alabama, with the Sunny King Criterium drawing competitors from across the globe to compete in a day-long series of cycling races.  This year, Anniston, Alabama is the second […]

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 […]

Christmas Time in the City of Anniston

  “City sidewalks, busy sidewalks, dressed in holiday style.    In the air, there’s a feeling of Christmas.    Children laughing, people passing, meeting smile after smile.   And on every corner, you’ll hear…     Silver bells, silver bells.   It’s Christmastime in the city.   Ring-a-ling, hear them ring.   Soon it will be Christmas day.     Strings of street lights, […]