The City of Haleyville Street and Sanitation will be closed Monday, October 10 for Columbus Day. Monday’s route will be picked up along with Tuesday’s route on Tuesday, October 11.
Marion County Solid Waste will pick up Friday, October 7 for Monday.
This is homecoming week at Haleyville High School. Friday night, the Lions will play against Good Hope. Kickoff is 7 p.m. The Homecoming Parade will be at 1:30 starting and ending at the school with a pep rally to follow in the gym. Because of the homecoming festivities at halftime, the HHS band will perform a pre-game show at 6:40 p.m., with the introduction of the homecoming queen candidates to follow before the game. You can listen to the play-by-play of the game, the band performance and homecoming festivities on Paradise 92.7 FM beginning at 6:40 Friday night or on the free Paradise 92.7 app available from Apple or Android.
The Haleyville Area Chamber of Commerce will meet this Friday at 12 noon at the Galley Restaurant. The program this month will be a forum for the two candidates for District Attorney, Jack Bostick, and Scott Slatton. The Chamber program on Friday, November 4 will be Roger Hayes with a state of the county presentation. The program from Friday, December 2, will be Senator Greg Reed.
The runoff election in Bear Creek this week affirmed the mayoral’s seat was retained by Connie Morrison. the vote was 143 for Morrison and 73 for Don Vickery, thus Connie Morrison will remain mayor of Bear Creek for four more years.
The Winston County Health Department in Double Springs will be giving flu shots on Friday, October 7, 2016, from 8:00 – 11:00 and 1:00 – 4:00.
This Thursday night, October 6, will be the 4th annual Friends of NRA Patriot’s Dinner and Auction. The event will be held at the old National Guard Armory (Facilities Building) on Highway 195 South in Double Springs. Doors open and games begin at 5:30. dinner will be served at 6:30 with the auction to follow. Tickets are available for $30 each or $50 per couple at Alabama Title & Pawn in Haleyville. 586-1864 or call Jim Rau at 205-270-0183. Or you can get them online at https://www.friendsofnra.org/eventtickets/Events/Details/1?eventId=5274.
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The Haleyville City Council met Monday afternoon and the first order of business was a Proclamation read by Mayor Sunseri pertaining to the State Bi-Centennial set for 2017-18. Sunseri said the Haleyville Chamber will be promoting the events and celebration locally.
After approving the minutes of the last regular meeting on 9/19 and a work session last week, the council approved a city employee health insurance increase of 4%. This increase will be paid by the city.
A bid of $30,720.00 by Shoals Paving and Sealing for paving 22nd Street was approved.
Hayden Southern was hired as a part-time Class II dispatcher.
Bobby Taylor was appointed back to the Water Board for a six-year term.
Mayor Sunseri reported that overall city revenues were up a total of $77, 079 over last year for the fiscal year which ended September 30. Sales and occupational taxes were up, but alcohol sales tax were down.
The next scheduled meeting of the Council will be on Monday, October 17, 5:30 at the Haleyville City Hall.
Winston County Road Department, Friday, October 7, 2 p.m. Located 1/2 mile off Highway 195 on County Road 32. Auctioneer Darrell Smith, AL License #5379
1994 Jeep Cherokee 2×4 Mileage 199,696 Runs good
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4×4 Mileage 239,755 Runs good
1994 GMC Sierra SL 2×4 2500 Work Bed Mileage 285,876 Runs good
1991 GMC Top Kick Dump Truck
1- 19.5L-24 Back Hoe Tire-New; 2-18.4-30 Tractor Tires-Rear-1 New
1-Power Gard 5500W Generator; 1-1 cyl. Diesel engine 20hp- needs work
Misc. Hyd lines, cylinders; 245/70R/17 AT tires-7 tires- 50%
23 hp Kohler 1 cyl gas engine- needs work; 235/75R/ AT tires 8 50%
Large Stick Welder; Misc Cat and Komatsu bucket teeth – new
2 New Cat Road Grader Glass PT#4I-6968; 1 Roll of 1/2″x12″ belt
3 Cat Track How Hyd lines, steel- used; 6 sets of tire chains for 10-20 tire
3 Hyd cylinders-used; 4 Hyd hoses-cat fittings-new; 5 U Bolts-New
18-New Komatsu Bucket Teeth; 8 New Cat Bucket Teeth
50 Feet Roll of Torch Hoses-used
The Haleyville High Lions, ranked number 3 in the state in 4A was defeated by the number 2 team, Madison Academy Friday night at Bubby Scott field 31-21. The Lion of the Week as picked by the Paradise 92.7 sportscasters Butch Foster and Craig Wakefield is Hunter Jordan.
Next Friday is Homecoming against Good Hope. Game time is 7 p.m. but be at the stadium early for the introduction of the Homecoming Queen candidates. The schedule of all the homecoming activities of the week will be posted on hbtv.us as soon as they are received.