Mar 26, 2013
Alabama Cattlemen's Association elects new president, regional vice presidents
Jimmy Holliman of Marion Junction was elected president of the association on March 23 during its annual meeting, according to a release from the non-profit organization.
Bone Selected as Alabama Catfish Farmer of the Year
The Alabama Catfish Producers, a division of the Alabama Farmers Federation, selected Dallas County farmer Derry Bone as the state's Catfish Farmer of the Year.
Marion Junction man killed in Thursday night wreck in Perry County
A 45-year-old Marion Junction man was killed Thursday night in a two-vehicle crash, according to Alabama State Troopers.
Cattleman's dedication to unique breed pays off
On the eve of the Big Ten season, Ohio State coach Thad Matta sees his team as a work... Dallas County cattleman Harrell Watts Jr., feeds a treat to one of his favorite Simmentals, a breed of cattle he helped develop in the United States.
Fiber optic project starts
The phase 1 construction program began near Marion Junction and will cover about 120 miles, initially connecting about 78 institutions in Dallas and Lowndes counties, according to the South Central Alabama Broadband Commission Comprehensive Community Infrastructure Broadband Project.