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Somerville bust nets 2 suspects
The Morgan County Drug Task Force conducted a search warrant at 1232 Morrow Mountain Road in Somerville and found a suspected meth lab, Wed., May 15, around 6:30 p.m. Agents reported that over a several month investigation they had been receiving information that the resident, James Reid Sharpe, 43, was selling Crystal Meth "ICE" from Priceville ... (more)
Morgan BOE tenures 28, cuts 28 employees
The Morgan County School Board made 28 of its employees happy and an equal number sad on Thursday as it acted on Superintendent Bill Hopkins Jr's personnel recommendations for the 2013-2014 school year.
Williams, Cross to wed
Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie J. Williams are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Caitlin Williams, to John Ronal "Hunter" Cross III, son of Mr.
Morgan BOE views concept of new Priceville High School
The Morgan County Board of Education got its first look at the preliminary design for the proposed new Priceville High School at a work session Thursday night, and its members left with mixed emotions.
The Decatur Daily
Priceville gives $50K for new school sewer
Morgan County's budget to construct the new Priceville High School on Bethel Road got a boost from city officials.
The Decatur Daily
School system facing hiring freeze
Morgan County Superintendent Bill Hopkins Jr. said he's not sure how many teaching positions left vacant by retirement and resignation will be filled for next year.
North Alabama schools win more than $10,000 in grants from Kroger
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Kroger has announced the granting of more than $10,000 to schools in North Alabama as part of the grocery chain's "Earning Plus Learning" program.
Falkville switches ambulance service
The town of Falkville is severing its ties with County EMS and turning to Crossroads Ambulance Service of Somerville as its new provider of emergency transportation services.
County pursues COPS Grant for schools
Morgan County Commission has agreed to pursue a Federal Cops Grant as a means of funding additional school resource officers for the Morgan County School System.
Narrow Road Scares Morgan County Drivers
Have you ever driven on a road that was so narrow you had to pull off to the side to let a driver going in the opposite direction pass you? Certainly there are lots of small roads in north Alabama where that could happen.