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  1. Locker Room Wall Collapse Injures 5 at Alabama High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Five Alabama high school football players were injured in a locker room when a brick wall collapsed onto them while they were getting ready for a game. News outlets report that the Oakman High School players were in the visitor side locker room at Pike County High School around 5:30 p.m. Friday when the cinder block wall collapsed onto them as they sat on a bench.

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  2. Wall collapse injures 5 Alabama high school football playersRead the original story

    Sunday | Washington Times

    Five Alabama high school football players were injured in a locker room when a brick wall collapsed onto them while they were getting ready for a game. News outlets report that the Oakman High School players were in the visitor side locker room at Pike County High School around 5:30 p.m. Friday when the cinder block wall collapsed onto them as they sat on a bench.

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  3. Pike County vs. Oakman playoff game postponed to MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Friday at 7 p.m. Pike County and Oakman were set to engage in a battle on the gridiron in the first round of the AHSAA Class 3A playoffs. That was until a scary turn of events unfolded.

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  4. 5 Oakman HS football players injured in locker room wall collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | WBTV

    Pike County Schools Superintendent Dr. Mark Bazzell confirms five Oakman High School players were hurt in a wall collapse before Friday night's game. The partial wall was a 15-foot long, 6-foot tall structure in the locker room of the gymnasium.

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  5. Kennedy, Beaty sworn in as new county BOE membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... and Curry High schools), while Beaty will represent District 3 (Bankhead Middle, Cordova Elementary, Cordova High, Oakman Elementary, Oakman High, Parrish Elementary and Valley Jr. High schools). Beaty was sworn in by Honorable Circuit Judge Hoyt ...

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  6. Charles Watson MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... a.m., at Odom Memorial Baptist Church, with Kilgore-Green Funeral Home directing. Burial will be at Day Cemetery in Oakman. Gene Grace will officiate. Martin was a member of Odom Memorial Baptist Church. He graduated from Oakman High School in 1978. ...

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  7. A list of community storm shelters in Walker CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... in the event a pet must be left at a residence: Future shelters are planned in the communities of Townley, Oakman and Pineywoods. Myers said Monday that concrete was scheduled to be poured recently at the shelter sites; however, recent weather has ...

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  8. Daisy Jean KirkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Daisy Jean Kirk, 83, of Oakman, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at Ridgeview Health and Rehabilitation Center. Public viewing is Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Rice Chapel United Methodist Church.

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  9. Kelly, Son's honored with awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Ed HowellKelly, Son's honored with awards Rev. David Lewis, right, chairman of the Walker County Honorary Committee, presented David Kelly, left, of Oakman the 2018 Community Service Award for community and civic service to Oakman and throughout Walker County at a ceremony at the Walker County Courthouse on Thursday.

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  10. Outgoing county BOE members honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... and Curry High schools - while Gilbert represents District 3 - Bankhead Middle, Cordova Elementary, Cordova High, Oakman Middle, Oakman High, Parrish Elementary and Valley Jr. High schools. Board of education members adopted resolutions Thursday to ...

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  11. Oakman comeback falls just short in loss to Lamar CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Oakman Wildcats battled back from a 13-0 first-quarter deficit, but came up short against the Lamar County Bulldogs, 24-21, at Hosea Collins Field on Friday in Oakman.Christian Hubbard Oakman coach Mark Hastings' team dropped a narrow 24-21 home loss to Lamar County on Friday. The Wildcats battled back from a 13-0 deficit to tie the game in the fourth quarter.

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  12. Philip Ryan TatomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | The Heard Citizen

    ... TX, his maternal grandparents, Ralph and Cathy Hudson of Bremen, AL and his great grandmother, Shirley Lollar, of Oakman, AL. He was an adored nephew of Cory (Melanie) Tatom of Aberdeen, MD, Casey (Denise) Tatom of Bourbonnais, IL, and Charlie ...

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  13. Large crowd anticipated for Oakman's upcoming Day's Gap FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Town of Oakman is eagerly anticipating their second annual Day's Gap Festival and have an exciting lineup of bands, vendors and activities planned for the event Oct. 12 and 13.Oakman a From left to right, Oakman Town Clerk Lisa Lockhart, Oakman Mayor Cory Franks and Oakman Senior Center Manager Evelyn Garrett look at a map of downtown Oakman as they finalize plans for the upcoming Day's Gap Festival, Oct. 12 and 13. OAKMAN - The Town of Oakman is eagerly anticipating their second annual Day's Gap Festival and have an exciting lineup of bands, vendors and activities planned for the event Oct. 12 and 13. Oakman officials are hoping to build on the success of last year's festival that brought an estimated 2,000 people to the small town.

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  14. No. 1 Jasper moves to 33-3 with tri-match sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... two kills and Hannah Dutton had 10 digs, one kill and an ace. The Bulldogs play an area match at Winfield on Tuesday. Oakman picked up a pair of wins at Cordova on Thursday, beating the host team 25-20, 25-21 and taking down Curry 25-22, 25-22. ...

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  15. James Howard Thacker Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The family will be receiving friends today, September 25, 2018, from 6 until 8 p.m., at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home in Jasper. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at 2 p.m., in the Kilgore-Green Chapel, with burial at Patton Hill Cemetery in Oakman.

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  16. Oakman introduces first parks and rec teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Willie Moore, director of the Town of Oakman Parks and Recreation Department, presented the town's first sports team at last Thursday night's town council meeting.Members of Oakman's girls a Oakman Mayor Cory Franks and town council members pose with the town's first parks and recreation team - girls volleyball. OAKMAN - Willie Moore, director of the Town of Oakman Parks and Recreation Department, presented the town's first sports team at last Thursday night's town council meeting.

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  17. Cordova, Oakman celebrate homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Blue Devils fans of all ages came out to support the team during Friday's homecoming parade in Cordova. The Blue Devils hosted the Northside Rams.

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  18. Oakman High students showcase over 20 organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Students at Oakman High School are celebrating homecoming this week and pledging their membership to various clubs and organizations.Ninth through 12th grade students gathered in the high a Students pledged their membership to a variety of organizations at Oakman High School Wednesday. Four students from the Spanish Club are pictured.

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  19. Jasper High hosting inspirational speech for youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... raise awareness for youth on distracted driving, alcohol and drug abuse and suicide prevention. Marbury, the Town of Oakman's police chief, said Merritt, a realtor for REMAX Elite, has spearheaded the project. He said the event is not open to the ...

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  20. Mission 34 camp a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... girl receiving a t-shirt and a bible. Representatives from four area schools Cordova, Sumiton Christian, Curry and Oakman assisted with the training of the campers, as well as representatives from the University of Alabama, Wallace State and Bevill ...

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