Local Happenings Categorized: Alabama

Early History of Churches in Guntersville – Guntersville Museum, AL

Date: Summer Time:  Tuesday – Friday: 10:00AM – 4:00PM • Saturday: 1:00PM – 4:00PM Place: 1215 Rayburn Avenue, Guntersville, Alabama 35976 Contact: (256) 571-7597 • #ob#thagrefivyyrzhfrhz#at#thagrefivyyrny.bet#ob# Explore the beginnings of some of Guntersville’s oldest churches through narrative panels, artifacts, original art, and photography.

2020 Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest

The 2020 Friends of the Locust Fork River Art and Photo Contest theme is Celebrating Farms and Woodlands of the Locust Fork Watershed and is all about showcasing the land surrounding the rive.  The competition will feature twelve categories for teens and adults. This year’s photo categories are: Birds, Raptors, and Sun-Basking Creatures (e.g., birds, hawks, ospreys, eagles, turtles, frogs, snakes, lizards, salamanders, fish, etc.) Bugs & Butterflies Farm Buildings.  Pastures and Crops Farm Animals… Read more »

COVID-19 Cancellations and Postponements

The following events that were advertised on OTELCO Local have now been canceled or postponed to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus. For information on how OTELCO is handling the virus, please visit our COVID-19 Response Page. OTELCO will continue to update this page, as well as our COVID-19 response page, as the situation progresses. If you would like OTELCO to add event cancellation info to this page for your organization, please email us… Read more »

Rock and Glow 5K – Cullman, AL

In an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Cullman County Parks and Rec has canceled all their events for the next 30 days. Along with the Rock and Glow 5k, cancellations and postponements include: Sportsman Lake Park Easter Egg Hunt is canceled. The AHSRA Rodeo at the Ag Center is canceled. The upcoming Barrel race at the Ag Center is canceled. The Sportsman Lake yard sale will be rescheduled for July 18, 2020 The… Read more »

Alabama Herpetological Society – Guntersville, AL

Lake Guntersville State Park has canceled park sponsored activities until April. They released the following statement on their website: “To ensure the safety of our patrons, employees, and guests, all spring break and park sponsored activities have been canceled and will be revisited on April 11th, 2020. At this time, and until further notice, our State Parks remain open.  If you are visiting our park please do contact the park naturalist at #ob#Zvpunrye.Rmryy#at#qpae.nynonzn.tbi#ob# if you are interested… Read more »