Saturday Mar 8
Dual enrollment program sees first graduate
Elsie Hodnett/The Daily Home Jeremy Swindeall, 20, of Riverside is the first graduate to complete the dual-enrollment program between Pell City High School and Jefferson State Community College and find work at a local industry.
River Bend Drive to reopen
Weather permitting, River Bend Drive could reopen as soon as the weekend. "If all goes well and we don't get rain, we should have the road reopened Friday or Saturday," said Michael Walker, co-owner of Walker Excavating, the contractor for the River Bend Bridge Project.
River Bend detour road completed
The contractor completed the River Bend Bridge Project detour Thursday and rerouted traffic so the River Bend Drive culvert can be replaced.
Riverside investigating possible theft of water
The Riverside City Council approved an ordinance to borrow funds for water system upgrades and announced the city is investigating the possible theft of water.
'Renew Our Rivers' celebrates 15 years
The Alabama Power Company Renew Our Rivers lake cleanup is celebrating its 15th year removing trash from Alabama waterways.