• 9-1-1 Phone Call Was Not a Threat

    A phone call was made to 9-1-1 prior to school starting this morning from off-campus that stated someone had been injured. The caller did not state where or make any type of threat to Haleyville City Schools. The connection to the school was when the phone was traced back to a location near the school campus. School officials worked with the Haleyville Police Department and have no evidence that any student or building was ever in danger or threatened. The HPD has been working to trace the call.

  • Local Group Receives Prestigious Award

    Tremayne was presented the 2019 Bama Country Male Artist Award at the 5th Annual Alabama Music Awards Show at the Bessemer Civic Center on July 28, 2019. Amanda Ward Booth, Mike Mayhall and other band members John Littrell & Maurice Lacey Jr., Wayne and Lynette Walker were all present but some had to leave early. Several performances and presentations were made before the 2019 Bama Male Artist Award was made to Tremayne. Mike Mayhall, leader of the group stated: “I want to thank God, all of our family and friends, and the best fans in the world. Thanks to everyone who took time to vote for Tremayne! We are humbled, thankful, and blessed to receive this award. It was a great night!” John Littrell & Maurice Lacey Jr. accompanied Mike on stage to receive the award.

  • Lakeland Family Practice Open House

    Lakeland Family Practice is now accepting new patients for Christy McAfee CRNP, Family Nurse Practitioner. Her office is located in the Physicians Professional Building, Suit C next to Lakeland Hospital on Highway 195, Haleyville.  Experienced in labor and delivery, hospice, medical-surgical, occupational health, and sleep medicine.

    Treats diabetes, hypertension, depression, COPD, and gastrointestinal issues.

    Weight loss management

    Haleyville resident married to Brian McAfee and has two sons Blake and Christian

    Come meet Christy during the Open House August 16th 1:30 – 3:30

    Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Lunch 12:30 -1:30 Friday 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    205 485-7227

  • HCS Block Party Huge Success

    The HCS Back to School Block Party was a huge success as hundreds filled the back parking lot of the Haleyville City Hall Monday evening, August 5. The Haleyville Chamber of Commerce provided popsicles and Winston Trailers provided the stage for music performances by Jud Mize from Winston Ramble and John Barton. The HHS band and cheerleaders also performed. The Haleyville Police Department and Winston County Sheriffs Department provided security. The Haleyville Fire and Rescue and the National Guard had brought trucks & equipment. Encore, Traders & Farmers, Lakeland Hospital, FCCLA, HCS CNP, HMS Volleyball, HHS SGA, HHS, HMS and HES had booths and food too. Haleyville Park & Rec had a giant slide. Snow Balls was were a welcomed treat. Great weather, unlike the day before, made it a great and successful event.

  • Haleyville City Council

    The Haleyville City Council met Monday, August 5 with Drew Thrasher absent. After approving the minutes of the last meeting on July 15, the Council approved Tim Roberton assisting/Megan Lovett nuisance abatements. Three resolutions were approved, two for matching funds for a grant for wildlife fencing at the Haleyville airport and one for striping of newly resurfaced city streets.

    The next meeting of the Haleyville City Council will be on Monday, August 19 at the Haleyville City Hall.

  • Freedom Fiber Has Arrived

    Donnie Statton, Nick Tucker, Grady Neely, Mayor Ken Sunseri, Vic Haggy, and Brandon Curry

    The first official customer for the new Freedom Fiber internet system in Haleyville is the Haleyville City Hall which was installed Friday morning, July 26 by a crew from Freedom Fiber and FiberRise, a contracting company assisting in the installation. Freedom Fiber is unique in that it is running fiber for serious high-speed connections to homes and businesses in Haleyville. If you have signed up with Freedom Fiber, you should see technicians at your home or business soon to make the final connection. Service starting with 100mbs is available for $49/mo. Up to 1 gigabit is also available.

  • Hunting Over Bait is Now Legal!

    Ernie Stephens, Senior Officer for the Alabama Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Division Enforcement Section – District 1, spoke to the Haleyville Rotary Club Thursday, July 25 and explained the new laws recently passed by the State Legislature. The biggest change, it is now legal to hunt white-tailed deer and feral swine over bait. The law was changed from hunting with bait from a distance. The new law makes it legal to hunt in close proximity to the animals. A $15 additional license is required with no exceptions, even if you have a “free” license. More information can be found on this website: www.outdooralabama.com.

  • One Fatality in Two Vehicle Crash

    A Southbound pickup driven by a 16-year-old male from Bear Creek collided head-on with a Northbound concrete truck from Haleyville Thursday morning at 5:30 a.m. on Alabama Highway 13 North near County Highway 85 in front of the H&H RV sales lot.  The driver of the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene by the Marion County Coroner. The driver of the concrete truck was slightly injured. The front wheels and drive axle was knocked out from under the concrete truck which landed on its side in a ditch on the north side of the highway. The concrete was flushed from the truck in order to right it and remove it. The crash occurred in Marion County and is being investigated by the Haleyville Police Department. This story will be updated later as more information is released.