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Inmate dies in Lee County jail

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By Alton Mitchell Correspondent A 28-year-old man died early Friday morning while in custody at an East Alabama detention facility. Officials indicate that the death appears to be related to a medical condition the man suffered while being housed at the facility and that foul play is not suspected in the death of the inmate. […]

Funding for low income families available

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By Alton Mitchell Correspondent Governor Kay Ivey has signed a grant totaling more than $37.3 million dollars, with a large portion of that grant on tap to assist residents in Chambers County as the first surge of winter has impacted the state of Alabama. The grant is one that allows assistance to local residents whom […]

Robinsons purchase Mane Event

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On December 6th, the Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and dignitaries celebrated the 30th Anniversary of The Mane Event in LaFayette with a Ribbon Cutting announcing the new owners, Ashley and Jeremy Robinson. Pictured include the new owners surrounded by family and friends. Also in the picture is Mayor Barry Moody, City of LaFayette […]

City changes meeting dates

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By Alton Mitchell correspondent The Christmas holiday is only a week and a half away and the fact that the holiday falls on a Monday this year will have an impact on the normal schedule that the LaFayette city government holds its normal bi-weekly mayor-council meeting in downtown LaFayette. The normal meeting set for December […]

Boat ramp re-do nears completion

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By Alton Mitchell Correspondent A partnership between the Chambers County Government and city governments in Lanett and Valley are moving along on various projects that are now getting closer to completion and will revamp and revitalize areas of the Chambers County cities. According to Josh Harvill, the Chambers County Highway Department is about 95% complete […]

Benford honored

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Although she did not grow up on a farm, Benford made agriculture her life’s passion after marrying a farmer. She has shown a commitment to educating youth about agriculture through organizing farm tours for third-graders, hosting Ag in the Classroom workshops for local elementary school teachers and helping facilitate the Chambers County Book Barn program. […]

GVACC welcomes Sunoco to LaFayette

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The Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce, and city officials were in attendance last week when a ribbon cutting ceremony was held in LaFayette to welcome Sunoco to the community. The business across from the ALFA building, has sit down dining and a private party room.

Adopt-A-Pets 12-6-17

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Pets are available at the Chattahoochee Humane Society Name: Marco Age: 1 year Sex: Male Breed: Shepherd mix Name: Addy Sex: Female Age: 1 year Name: Lady Age: 3 years Sex: female Breed: rotweiler mix Name: Casper Age: 1 year Sex: male Breed: DSH

Gross Grafitti?

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Gross Grafitti Damages Local Garage Owners Door Beyond Repair. Suspected Culprit Is Local Hardware Store Owner – Injured Party Needs A Lawyer Who Is Not Affiliated With The Crimson Tide

Adopt A Pet

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Name: Kiera Age: 1 year Sex: female Breed: husky mix Name: Casper Age: 1 year Sex: male Breed: DSH Name: Mason Age: 7 months Sex: male Breed: lab mix Pets Available at the Chattahoochee Humane Society