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Jonathan Allen named new Jasper High principal  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jonathan Allen has been named the new principal of Jasper High School. Superintendent Dr. Ann Jackson made the announcement at the Jasper City Board of ...



Fifteen make up new Walker County Sports Hall of Fame class  Daily Mountain Eagle

Former Curry High School star Kellye Jordan-Bowen is one of 15 members of the 2018 Walker County Sports Hall of Fame Class, which will be inducted on ...



County, city schools sharing old Walker High School  Daily Mountain Eagle

The Walker County and Jasper City school systems have partnered to further educational options for students. The old Walker High School is now being used to ...



At Your School: Walker High alumni tour new Jasper High building  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

About a dozen members of Walker High School's class reunion got a first look inside the new Jasper High School. From all the ooh's and ahh's, you'd hardly ...



Walker County Sports Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2018 on Saturday  Daily Mountain Eagle

Fifteen new members of the Walker County Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted Saturday at New Prospect Baptist Church's Family Life Center, located off Hwy.



New high school renamed Jasper High School  Daily Mountain Eagle

Changing the name of Walker High School to Jasper High School is one of many changes in the school district that will be fully realized in 2017. Schools will be ...



Reeves resigns as Jasper High principal  Daily Mountain Eagle

Dr. Bart Reeves poses for a photo in front of Jasper High School after being named principal last year. Reeves has resigned his position after being named ...



Hobson was 'the real Mr. Walker High School'  Daily Mountain Eagle

Ribbons sit atop the sign outside the new Jasper High School to honor longtime Walker High assistant principal Tommy Hobson, who died in an automobile ...



Students graduate Hope, Twilight programs  Daily Mountain Eagle

The fourth Hope Academy and Twilight Knight School graduation was held Thursday, where 15 students were presented with their high school diplomas for ...



What do you get for $54.8 million? See the new Jasper High School  AL.com

The state's newest high school - Jasper High - opens to students on Jan. 11.



Thomas David (TD) Norris  Daily Mountain Eagle

Thomas David (T.D.) Norris, 92, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Visitation will be today, January 4, 2019, from 10 until 11 a.m. The ...



Seniors reflect on being the last graduating class of Walker High School  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker High School seniors recently reflected on being the last graduating class under the name of Walker High School. Pictured, from left, are Torie Cook, Joe ...



Community members express dismay, support of high school name change  Daily Mountain Eagle

There's an overwhelming disapproval with the Jasper City Board of Education's decision to rename Walker High School as Jasper High School. But there are ...



Jasper Veterans Parade set for Nov. 3  Daily Mountain Eagle

Longtime Walker County Veterans Affairs officer Sonny Richardson was part of last year's Veterans Day Parade in downtown Jasper. Daily Mountain Eagle file ...



Chamber parade set for tonight at 6:30 pm  Daily Mountain Eagle

There were plenty of smiles at last year's Christmas parade in downtown Jasper. This year's parade is planned for tonight at 6:30 p.m.. DME - Ron Harris.



Walker High grad rises to high Army rank  Daily Mountain Eagle

Command Sergeant Major Michael A. Grinston of U.S. Army Forces Command speaks to Jasper High School students Monday in front of a PowerPoint photo of ...



Kennedy named new assistant principal at Jasper High  Daily Mountain Eagle

Beth Kennedy, the career and technical education director for Jasper City Schools, will be a new assistant principal for Jasper High School. Daily Mountain ...



Jasper High School holds ribbon cutting  Daily Mountain Eagle

A ribbon cutting was held Thursday afternoon to officially mark the opening of the new Jasper High School. Daily Mountain Eagle - Ron Harris. Posted Friday ...



Wing added to new high school  Daily Mountain Eagle

Construction on the new Walker High School is progressing, with the school still on track to be completed by September. An additional wing will be added to ...



A community's fight  Daily Mountain Eagle

Current Walker High students are joined by past alumni at a press conference Monday to show their displeasure with the Jasper City Board of Education's ...



Walker High theater group performing 'Grease' this weekend  Daily Mountain Eagle

Kalea Evans as Marty, Katie McCarver as Rizzo, Maddy Barker as Frenchie and Andria Lane as Jan perform in the Centerstage production of 'Grease.



Passion pays off: Jasper native becomes celebrity barber  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jason Walker cuts the hair of actor Robert Ri'chard on the set of "My Brother's Keeper" in June. Walker, a graduate of Walker High School, is finally realizing his ...



Paul Harbin Hale  Daily Mountain Eagle

Paul Harbin Hale, 57, of Jasper, passed away Saturday, December 22, 2018, at Walker Baptist Medical Center. Family will be receiving friends on Thursday, ...



Scott Eric Day Photography opens in Jasper  Daily Mountain Eagle

A ribbon cutting was held recently for the opening of Scott Eric Day Photography in downtown Jasper. The namesake owner cutting the ribbon in his photo studio ...



Jasper school board gives new Walker High a fresh identity  WVTM13

The Jasper Board of Education is changing the name of its new high school from Walker High to Jasper High.



State of the art  Daily Mountain Eagle

Robert Epps tried to find the right words to describe Jasper High School's new gymnasium before the Vikings' first practice on Sunday afternoon. Finally, he gave ...



Jasper High School nearing completion  Daily Mountain Eagle

The competition gym, which will seat 2,000 people, at the new high school in Jasper is close to being completed. City school leaders led a tour of the new high ...



Barnett takes over as Walker's girls coach  Daily Mountain Eagle

Brandi Hall thought of one name when considering the next Walker High School girls basketball coach — Anna Barnett. Athletic Director Jonathan Jordan had ...



Dickerson makes things smooth at commission  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker County Administrator Robbie Dickerson shows some financial figures to Walker County Commission Chairman Jerry Bishop in her office recently.



Moore leaving Eufaula for Jasper post | News  Dothan Eagle

In what was a seemingly sudden and shocking move to many in the Eufaula community, Eufaula High School athletic director and head football coach Bryan ...



Long road to Hall of Fame for Rolley  Daily Mountain Eagle

Musgrove Country Club tennis professional Grant Rolley was inducted into the Alabama Tennis Federation Hall of Fame last month. Rolley, from Wisconsin, has ...



TRIO CROWNED AT MISS HEART OF DIXIE PAGEANT  Daily Mountain Eagle

Harley Chapin, 22, of Columbiana, a senior at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, above left, was crowned the 2019 Miss Heart of Dixie Sunday night at ...



Jasper High School opens to students  WVTM13

Jasper students return to new school with new name.



Young Jewelers celebrates platinum anniversary  Daily Mountain Eagle

70 years Young. Young Jewelers celebrates 70th anniversary. Jasper celebrated the 70th anniversary of one of the city's most well-known and lasting ...



Eufaula football coach Moore leaving for Jasper  Dothan Eagle

EUFAULA — Eufaula High School athletic director and head football coach Bryan Moore is expected to resign from the school after three seasons to become the ...



Gwendolyn Gail Brown Knight  Daily Mountain Eagle

Gwendolyn Gail Brown Knight, 67, of Birmingham, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at UAB Medical Center. A graveside *service* will be held on ...



Walker tennis teams chasing more state titles  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker's Tyler Banks hits a backhand during practice at the school on Thursday. The tennis season starts with a tournament at Muscle Shoals this weekend.



CES marks 25th year servicing computers  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jeff Blell is marking the 25th anniversary of Computer Electronics *Service* in Jasper, as the business continues to serve many businesses and offices in the area.



Hope House Church marks 5th anniversary  Daily Mountain Eagle

Hope House Church in Jasper recently celebrated its fifth anniversary as a church. The church's first Sunday, March 3, 2013, was spent in the Walker High ...



Walker Encore show choir wins top prize at Albertville competition  Daily Mountain Eagle

Members of Walker High School's Encore show choir pose for a photo. Encore competed in last Saturday's Albertville Diamond Classic and came away as ...



Epps named Walker boys basketball coach  Daily Mountain Eagle

Robert Epps is the new head boys basketball coach at Walker High School. Epps the spent the last 14 years as the head coach at Carbon Hill High School.



Walker's Olivia Hayes signs with Central Alabama  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker's Olivia Hayes signed a letter-of-intent with Central Alabama Community College on Wednesday. She will play tennis at the Alexander City school.



Students, faculty prepare for first school day at Jasper High  Daily Mountain Eagle

Aiyona Webb helps arrange books in Jasper High School's library, in preparation for the first day of school in the new facility. Daily Mountain Eagle - Nicole ...



Another banner class  Daily Mountain Eagle

Former Sumiton Christian and Troy State University quarterback Josh Russell is among the 20 inductees in the Walker County Sports Hall of Fame Class of ...



O'Rear crowned Miss Walker County Outstanding Teen  Daily Mountain Eagle

Lorin O'Rear was crowned the 2017 Miss Walker Outstanding Teen Saturday afternoon. O'Rear is a student at Walker High School in Jasper. Daily Mountain ...



New band director named at Walker  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jason Lipscomb was named the new band director at Walker High School Monday. Lipscomb, 34, comes to Walker from Hueytown High School. Daily Mountain ...



Making an impact  Daily Mountain Eagle

Antwon Courington coached at Sumiton Christian last year where he was spent time with the receivers and defensive backs and was the Eagles' special teams ...



The Ostrich: Jasper declares independence from Walker County  AL.com

Matt Mitchell is the creator of The Ostrich, Walker County's least trusted news source, and was the 3rd round draft pick of the Denver Nuggets. Roughly half of ...



Aaron promoted to DME ad director  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jake Aaron, a sales consultant of the Daily Mountain Eagle for the past four years, has been promoted to advertising director. As advertising director, Aaron will ...



Walker's Muncher signs with West Alabama  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker's Caitlyn Muncher signed a letter-of-intent with the University of West Alabama this week. She will compete on the women's triathlon team at the school.



Jasper Men's Chorale returns after 20-year 'intermission'  Daily Mountain Eagle

The Jasper Men's Chorale performs in the Pam Brown Theater at the new Jasper High School earlier this month. The performances were the first for the popular ...



Veterans Day Parade is set for Saturday  Daily Mountain Eagle

By ED HOWELL. Daily Mountain Eagle. Jasper's annual Veterans Parade will be held Saturday morning in downtown Jasper, with a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. and ...



Grady Herron Jr.  Daily Mountain Eagle

Grady Herron Jr., 70, of Jasper, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at his residence. Visitation will be held Monday, April 17, 2017, from 3 to 5 p.m. at ...



Joseph Parker Erwin  Daily Mountain Eagle

Joseph Parker Erwin, 35, of Madison, AL., passed away at his residence Jan. 30, 2018. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery on Feb. 2, 2018. Joe was a 2000 ...



JROTC cadets receive Gold Star Unit ranking  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker High School's Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets recently completed a six-hour evaluation, earning them Gold Star Unit status — the ...



Daddy and Me dance planned for Thursday  Daily Mountain Eagle

Officials with the local chapter of the Literacy Council of Central Alabama will host its 10th annual Daddy and Me Dance Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the ...



City considering hike in gas sales tax  Daily Mountain Eagle

Jasper Mayor David O'Mary spoke to members of the Rotary Club of Jasper Tuesday. O'Mary discussed revenue problems facing the city. Daily Mountain Eagle ...



Allison won't seek another term in office  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker County Probate Judge Rick Allison confirmed Saturday he will not run for re-election as probate judge this year in order to spend more time with his ...



Cullman-Walker football brawl: Get up to speed on the latest before tonight's games (updated)  al.com

This time last week, John Holladay was still the head coach of the Walker High School football team. And few outside of Cullman had heard of Matt Hopper.



Photo Gallery: No. 1 Alabama 24, No. 18 Mississippi State 0  Daily Mountain Eagle

Alabama Crimson Tide running back Damien Harris (34) rushes during the first quarter against Mississippi State. Credit: Jason Clark / Daily Mountain Eagle.



Funeral set for UNA student killed in Walker County crossfire  AL.com

Jalayah Mesha Hackman, 20, was shot Saturday, July 22. Her funeral will be held Saturday, July 29 at the Jasper Civic Center.



Wolfe selling paintings Friday to fund college  Daily Mountain Eagle

Mary Ann Wolfe shows some of the paintings she will have for sale Friday at Bare Bones Cargo to help fund her college education. Daily Mountain Eagle - Ed ...



Tour dates announced for Jasper High School  Daily Mountain Eagle

An open house and public tour of the new Jasper High School will be held Saturday from 2 until 4 p.m. Student leaders will guide the tours through the facility.



A look back on 2016  Daily Mountain Eagle

Members of law enforcement, elected officials and community leaders joined Sen. Greg Reed on the Walker County Courthouse steps April 30 as the county's ...



James 'Mason' Berry  Daily Mountain Eagle

James “Mason” Berry, 19, of Jasper, passed away as the result of a tragic automobile accident on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Visitation will be held today, Oct. 1, ...



The field of battle  Daily Mountain Eagle

A.J. McDanal served in the U.S. Air Force for nearly four years during World War II and served another three years during the Korean War. Photo Special to the ...



Walker theater group to perform 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever'  Daily Mountain Eagle

Members of the Walker High theater group Centerstage pose for a photo prior to a dress rehearsal Wednesday afternoon of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.



Teen drowns in Smith Lake  AL.com

Thomas Lee Bales, 16, was supposed to start his junior year at Oak Hill Academy in Mississippi on Monday. He drowned Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at Smith Lake.



Beck new head boys basketball coach at Carbon Hill  Daily Mountain Eagle

Michael Beck is the new head boys basketball coach at Carbon Hill High School. Beck previously coached in the county at Parrish High School during the ...



Stephan H. Lane Jr.  Daily Mountain Eagle

June 30, 1974 December 5, 2017Stephan H. Lane, 43, was born on June 30, 1974 in Stewart, Florida. He died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in DeSoto Parish, ...



House named police chief  Daily Mountain Eagle

By ED HOWELL. Daily Mountain Eagle. CARBON HILL — Eric House of Parrish was hired Thursday night as the new police chief of Carbon Hill — just four ...



Coaches on move  Daily Mountain Eagle

Carbon Hill basketball coach Michael Beck talks with Dillon Roberts (11) during a game this season. Beck did not have his contract renewed by the school after ...



Walker grad's fashion design on display at Neiman Marcus  Daily Mountain Eagle

Martine Beauvais, formerly of Jasper, was recently recognized with a National Black Arts Festival Award. She received a scholarship, and one of her designs is ...



Home sweet home  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker High School softball coach Brandi Hall takes time away from watching her team practice on Thursday at the Lady Vikings' new softball field. The team is ...



Alabama native on singing in Slash's first Guns N' Roses side-project  AL.com

In 1995, it would've been difficult to find a juicier - or more pressure-filled - music gig than being lead singer in Slash's first, full-album project outside Guns N' ...



Minor spoils Walker's opener in new gym  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker boys basketball coach Robert Epps talks to his team during a timeout in Tuesday's opener in the Carl Cannon Coliseum. Minor handed Walker its third ...



Oakman's Woods signs with Bevill State  Daily Mountain Eagle

Oakman's Collin Woods goes in for two points against Shades Mountain Christian this season. Woods signed with Bevill State on Wednesday, becoming the ...



Cross Country State Meet: Walker's Martin takes eighth  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker's Jodi Ann Martin leads a group of runners during the State Cross Country Meet held at the Oakville Indian Mounds Cross Country Course on Saturday.



Elliott, Allison switch to GOP  Daily Mountain Eagle

Circuit Judge Hoyt Elliott and Probate Judge Rick Allison have switched to the Republican Party, virtually giving the party a lock on the elected department head ...



State Tennis Tournament: Walker boys dominate way to 6A title  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker's No. 2 doubles team of Tyler Banks, right, and Ben Hicks, left, celebrate a point during the section tournament. Hicks and Banks combined to win a pair ...



The Rev. Bud Dunn  Daily Mountain Eagle

The Rev. Bud Dunn, 79, formerly of Walker County, went to be with the Lord Dec. 19, 2016, at Northwood Deaconess Nursing Home in Northwood, N.D..



Tinker, O'Mary in runoff in mayor's race  Daily Mountain Eagle

David O'Mary, at left, shakes hands with Greg Tinker after the two mayoral candidates learned they would be in a runoff that's scheduled for Oct. 4. Tinker ...



Jasper native sees the world on pro golf tour  Daily Mountain Eagle

Randall Watts retrieves his golf bag from a cart at Musgrove Country Club's course. Daily Mountain Eagle - Dale Short. Buy this photo. Posted Sunday, March 5, ...



Stellar class set for induction  Daily Mountain Eagle

Dora High School wrestling coach Hezzie Morgan instructs competitors during the State Wrestling Meet in Huntsville. Morgan is part of the second class of the ...



Former teacher writes book, Bankhead student featured on cover  Daily Mountain Eagle

Author and former teacher Luajuana Brasfield unveiled her book, “Hope Menders: A Journey to the Heart of Education,” at Bankhead Middle School on ...



A DISNEY EXPERIENCE  Daily Mountain Eagle

Band members Cole Meadows and Emiliano Estrada lead the Walker High School Marching Band Friday morning in a parade down Main Street USA in the ...



Cordova High science teacher details his hard path to success  Daily Mountain Eagle

Nicholas Sourvelis welcomes students to his chemisty class at Cordova High School on Monday. Daily Mountain Eagle - Jennifer Cohron. Posted Friday, August ...



Machine tool tech students earn credentials  Daily Mountain Eagle

Walker High School senior Jonah Morgan edge finds a part on a manual mill in his machine tool technology class. Daily Mountain Eagle - Jennifer Cohron.



Prep Baseball Playoffs/Stepping up/ Muscle Shoals players handling bigger roles  Times Daily

MUSCLE SHOALS — Postseason play begins today for the Muscle Shoals baseball team, one day earlier than planned thanks to a forecast of rain.



Missing teen found dead inside his car in west Jefferson County  al.com

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Alabama - A Walker County teen missing since early Monday was found dead in his wrecked vehicle Thursday night in Jefferson County ...



An in-depth look at some of the 2018 commits  Viva The Matadors

Tech is loading up on skill position talent in its 2018 class.



Stone Smith 3-pointer at buzzer lifts Dora  Daily Mountain Eagle

Dora's Stone Smith celebrates after his game-winning 3-pointer against Good Hope on Tuesday night at Cordova High School. The Bulldogs defeated the ...



VIDEO: Alabama coaches brawl after high school football game - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Rival coaches landed the biggest hits of the night after an Alabama high school football game. The two bare-knuckle team leaders skipped the post-game ...



Hometown perspective: George Lindsey spent lifetime proving he was capable of more than 'Goober' character  al.com

View full sizeThis May 1992 photo provided by the The Andy Griffith Show shows Jim Nabors, right, with George Lindsey. Lindsey, who spent nearly 30 years as ...



TRips: Redmill recalls recruitment  BamaOnLine.com

The path Griff Redmill took to the University of Alabama in 1996 had as many dips and curves as the winding stretch of AL-69 that led him from his Jasper home ...



Meet this year’s new MPS principals  Montgomery Advertiser

As teachers straighten desks and decorate hallways, Montgomery Public Schools is making way for a new school year and with it comes nine new principals to ...



UF backfield breakdown: Talented depth at running back, questions at QB  Gatorsports.com

Editor's note: This is the first in a series breaking down the 2018 Florida football team. A preview of the Florida offensive backfield entering coach Dan Mullen's ...



Memorial gallery: January | Southern Idaho Local News  Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.



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