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Trussville native competing for Miss Maroon and White at Mississippi State Univ. this weekend

From Trussville Tribune staff reports STARKVILLE, Miss.—A Trussville native is among thirty-three young women who will compete for the title of Miss Maroon and White 2017 at Mississippi State University on Friday, Feb. 17.  [caption id="attachment_14125" align="alignleft" width="116"] Jessica Lyster (2014 Student of the Month)[/caption] Junior Jessica Lyster is a kinesiology major at the school. She is the ...

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Trussville 10-year-old’s Pony Club wins quiz competition in Georgia

From the Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE – Ten year old Preston Healy, a native of Trussville, expresses his love of horses by taking part in the Cahaba Pony Club. Healy and his teammates recently won 5th place in the Junior D division of the United States Pony Club South Region’s 2017 Quiz Rally, which was held at Coweta County Fair Grounds in Newnan, Georgia. Healy’s team won with a total of e ...

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Karen Lehr awarded as YMCA Volunteer of the Year

Special to The Tribune [caption id="attachment_38083" align="alignleft" width="168"] Submitted photo[/caption] TRUSSVILLE -- Karen Lehr was awarded the YMCA  Volunteer of the Year award at the recent Greater Birmingham YMCA Annual meeting held at the Harbert Center on Jan. 26.  Karen is a member of the Trussville YMCA Advisory Board, serves as the 2017 Campaign Chair, and is chairing the second annual tenni ...

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Protect yourself as flu season gets underway in Alabama

By Donna Cope Alabama News Center There’s good and bad news about this year’s flu season. The flu season got into swing in January, with Alabamians reporting some illnesses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. On a positive note, “the season has not emerged as robustly in 2017 as in previous years,” said UAB’s Dr. Kevin Harrod, a professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Per ...

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Pinson Valley training students for future careers in law enforcement

By Chris Yow Editor PINSON -- Interesting, fun and exciting are rarely words used to describe a high school classroom, but somehow Juan Rodriguez has made those adjectives fit. [caption id="attachment_37990" align="alignleft" width="225"] Pinson Valley students checking the parking lot of their school. Photo by Russ Cofield[/caption] A 30-year veteran of law enforcement, Rodriguez began teaching a public sa ...

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Dr. Robert Wilkerson hopes to help authors self-publish through Christian Way Publishers

From Trussville Tribune staff reports Clay resident Dr. Robert Wilkerson announced the opening of Christian Way Publishers. The Birmingham-based company provides self-publishing and print-on-demand book services for writers. [caption id="attachment_11969" align="alignleft" width="132"] Robert Wilkersonsubmitted photo[/caption] Christian Way Publishers is a division of Robert Wilkerson and Associates LLC. Wi ...

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Annual “Love Your Neighbor” food drive set for week of Valentine’s Day

Special to The Tribune TRUSSVILLE – The Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) announced Tuesday the annual community-wide food drive will be held once again in February.  The 8th annual “Love Your Neighbor” food drive will be held in conjunction with Valentine’s Day this year, and collection points will be manned at various locations and times during the week of Feb. 14.   A ‘drive through’ kick-off wi ...

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HTHS football team, Trussville residents find Compassion Experience “humbling”

By Bethany Adams For The Tribune TRUSSVILLE-- In the first room, behind a door painted with the name “Ruben”, a yellow toy truck sits on the floor. Next to it is a little girl’s doll covered in grime. They are both surrounded by crumpled pieces of trash. [caption id="attachment_37909" align="alignleft" width="200"] Photo by Bethany Adams[/caption] It’s the first of many images which may seem out-of-place, b ...

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The Compassion Experience to give Trussville a chance to “change the story”

By Chris Yow, Editor TRUSSVILLE -- Wondering what living in poverty is really like? Not American poverty, but what it’s like to live in Uganda or Bolivia. Compassion International has teamed up with North Park Baptist Church to bring The Compassion Experience to Trussville. The four day expo will be set up in the parking lot of the church from Jan. 20-23. The Compassion Experience is designed to educate vis ...

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HTMS names December Teachers of the Month

From staff reports TRUSSVILLE -- Hewitt-Trussville Middle School named their December Teachers of the Month this week. Brandon Peters and Corinth Lewis were awarded for their work at the school with the honor. For their hard work, both teachers were given a voucher for a Momma’s Love combo at Momma Goldberg’s Deli. In addition, Peters was awarded a $25 gift card of his choice, sponsored by attorney Jim Robe ...

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