The next meeting of the Jackson County Historical Association will be held at 2:00 on Sunday, January 31. It’s too cold to meet outside, as we have for our last two meetings, and too dangerous to bring a crowd together at the depot. So the January 2021 JCHA meeting will be a Zoom call. We hope this format will encourage our out-of-town subscribers and Facebook members to participate.
First Southern State Bank warns local business owners to be cautious as they open their email or apply for credit online. According to reports to the Federal Trade Commission, businesses are experiencing fraud in regard to government sponsored loan programs.
MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) announced that ADPH will provide COVID-19 vaccinations for people 75 years old or older, first responders, including law enforcement and firefighters, statewide by appointment only effective January 18. Appointments are made first come, first served.
by Martha Smith
The remaining 10% of the 2020-2021 budget was adopted at the last Scottsboro City Council meeting held on Monday, December 14, 2020. According to City Accountant Rick Wheeler, the city’s total 2021 budget was $22,783,826.