Court Appointed Special Advocates (C.A.S.A.) of North Sand Mountain, serving the children of Jackson and DeKalb counties, is currently undertaking a move of their headquarters to Rainsville from their current location in downtown Scottsboro.
A public hearing was held at the last work session and regular meeting held by the Scottsboro City Council on Monday, December 12, 2022.
Every year around this time, without fail, I’ll see that old photo taken on a faraway Christmas Eve in 1914, and as a mother, daughter and sister, my heart breaks and sings at the same time – maybe not near as miraculous as their singing was, no doubt. The Christmas Truce took place between British and German forces on the Western Front during WWI; a soccer game also broke out shortly after the singing.