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Trussville Literary Club makes donations

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville Literary Club recently made visits to the school libraries and the Trussville Public Library to give them each a gift of $500. The Trussville Literary Club has a long tradition of supporting the school and public libraries, and holds special fundraisers to raise the money. [caption id="attachment_13613" align="alignleft" width="300"] From left are Trussville Litera ...

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3 HTHS students accepted to UA Early College

By Gary Lloyd TUSCALOOSA -- The University of Alabama UA Early College program recently accepted three Hewitt-Trussville High School students. Sara Lewis, Sarah Cork and Ivy Null were accepted into the program. UA Early College students are high school students from across the United States who earn college credit online, and are eligible for the UA Summer Residential/Honors Ready Experience. [caption id="a ...

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Hewitt culinary team competes at nationals

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Hewitt-Trussville High School Hospitality and Culinary Arts Academy competed at the National ProStart Culinary Competition in Minneapolis, Minn., earlier this month. Out of 46 teams, the team placed 36th, according to team member Kyle Walker. Other team members are Deja Rae Stoddard and Matt Phillips. The head of the team is Chef Laura Rinsky. This was the first time the stat ...

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Clay-Chalkville HS student honored in state magazine

By Gary Lloyd CLAY -- Melissa Lopresti, a senior at Clay-Chalkville High School, was honored as a teen spotlight in Potential magazine and featured alongside her mom Tina Lopresti. Lopresti’s been dancing since she was 3, an activity that has since evolved into a passion, earning her numerous recognitions at the United Dance Association such as all-star dancer, national dance team finalist and individual su ...

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‘Ride for Kids in Crisis’ in Palmerdale next weekend

By Gary Lloyd PALMERDALE -- The first annual “Ride for Kids in Crisis” will be Saturday, May 24 beginning at Palmerdale United Methodist Church. Registration on Saturday is from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Bikes leave at 10:15 a.m. Registration is $25 per bike and $10 per passenger. [caption id="attachment_7185" align="alignleft" width="240"] Palmerdale United Methodist Church[/caption] Riders of all skill levels ...

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Local man being featured on ‘BBQ Pitmasters’ Saturday

By Gary Lloyd SPRINGVILLE -- A Springville man will face off against two others on Saturday night’s episode of “BBQ Pitmasters” on the Destination America cable channel. John Coon, who attends church in Trussville, is part of the House of Q team. [caption id="attachment_13535" align="alignleft" width="300"] The House of Q logophoto courtesy of the House of Q Twitter page[/caption] In Saturday’s episode, thr ...

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Pinson Education Foundation banquet winners named

By Gary Lloyd PINSON -- Winners have been named from the sixth annual Pinson Education Foundation banquet, held Monday. The Student of the Year award was won by Bria Dial. Dale Ingram won Pinson Elementary Teacher of the Year, Allyson Sealy won Kermit Johnson Elementary Teacher of the Year, Pamela Bowman won Rudd Middle School Teacher of the Year and Erin DeArman was named Pinson Valley High School Teacher ...

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A Lack of Cords

By Darcy Echols This is a fictional piece that centers on the dichotomy of feelings that accompany high school graduation. It was written by Darcy Echols, a senior at Hewitt-Trussville High School. I guess I never really thought about walking across that stage. I’m not sure most people do. I only thought of the aftermath, where I would go next, never the symbol of the stage. Somehow all the ceremony behind ...

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ACTA Theater annual fundraiser this weekend

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- ACTA Theater in Trussville will present its annual fundraiser May 16-17 at 7 p.m. and May 18 at 2:30 p.m. This year's show, “Simply the Best,” will be a musical revue including some of the best songs from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most famous musicals. [caption id="attachment_9191" align="alignleft" width="300"] A Trussville historical markerfile photo by Ron Burkett[/caption] Al ...

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Pinson natives performing at Hangout Music Fest Friday

By Gary Lloyd PINSON -- Pinson natives John Davidson and Jacob Bryant of the band John and Jacob are performing this week at the fifth annual Hangout Music Fest in Gulf Shores. The band will perform Friday, May 16 from 2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. on the Red Bull Sound Select Stage. [caption id="attachment_12178" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pinson natives John Davidson and Jacob Bryant of the band John and Jac ...

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