Local Happenings Categorized: Alabama

Adventures with Friends of the Locust Fork River: March 2020 – Blount County, AL

Info & registration: FLFR.org Saturday and Sunday, March 7- 8  Mulberry Fork Canoe & Kayak Races Do you know how to paddle? Take the challenge and participate in the races, have fun volunteering, or just come to watch. Bring the family!  Camping starts on Friday night.  For more info on our race, visit: www.alabamacupraces.com     Saturday, March 14, 10:00 am Poetic Hike along Graves Creek from Mardis Mill Falls.  Led by Brian Dean and Tina… Read more »

15th Annual Race to Remember – Albertville, AL

Date: March 6-7th, 2020 Time:  See Schedule Below Place: Albertville High School 402 E McCord Ave, Albertville, AL 35950 Contact:  Lindsey King- #ob#riragf#at#furcureqfpbir.bet#ob# • 256.572.6314 Heroes,  5ks, Fun Runs, Contests and more! The Race to Remember is an exciting, family-friendly event that supports and works with the mission of Shepherd’s Cove Hospice and the Palliative and Supportive Care Alliance. In 2020, Race to Remember will celebrate its 15th event during this chip-timed race with the traditional… Read more »

2020 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic – Guntersville, AL

Date: March 5th – 8th Time: Daily Take-Off Events Begin at 6:30 Place: Civitan Park 1130 Sunset Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976 Contact: 877-BASS-USA (877-227-7872) • #ob#onffznfgre#at#rznvyphfgbzrefreivpr.pbz#ob# • bassmaster.com For maps and directions to the BJCC, click here. For a map of the BJCC campus, click here. To book a hotel for the event, click here. ALL EVENTS ARE FREE! Bassmaster Classic Kickoff Party Benefiting Children’s of Alabama: Thursday, March 5th, Uptown area of Birmingham, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m…. Read more »

OTELCO Lends a Hand to Brindlee Mountain After Tornado – Union Grove, AL

On January 11, the Brindlee Mountain Primary School, serving Pre-K through 2nd-grade students, was destroyed by an EF-2 tornado. While no one was harmed in the incident, the school and all teaching supplies were lost and students have been relocated to space on the high school campus until a new primary school is built. OTELCO has served the community for more than 60 years, and many employees have deep-rooted connections to the area. When OTELCO… Read more »

17th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner – Cullman, AL

Date: Monday, Feb 17, 2020 Time: 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM CST Place: Cullman First United Methodist Church 320 3rd Ave SE, Cullman, AL 35055  Contact: www.cullmancaringforkids.com/contact-us Come help raise money for the Cullman Caring for Kids Food Bank at Cullman First United Methodist Church. Tickets are $10 and are available at Cullman Caring for Kids and First United Methodist Church. All donations are given to Cullman Caring for Kids, a non-profit and are tax-exempt and… Read more »