Living Democracy

Living Democracy 2020

August 18, 2020
Harrison Carter reflects on his summer of living democracy
Harrison Carter reflects on his summer of living democracy

This summer has been quite the experience to say the least. It was full of unprecedented events and experiences that I never thought I would have. Like everyone else, I was taking the past five months day by day as it felt like the world was crumbling around us.

By Harrison Carter
August 4, 2020
Elba comes together for HGTV contest video
Elba comes together for HGTV contest video

Everything from parks to historic houses to the Pea River was thrown into a community-produced pitch video Elba put together to enter a contest to become a lucky winner of the new HGTV Series “Home Town Takeover” contest.

By Harrison Carter
July 14, 2020
COVID-19 shuts out summer youth sports in Elba
COVID-19 shuts out summer youth sports in Elba

During the last four months, American across the nation discovered they have a lot of free time. Historically, Americans spend hours enjoying and participating in sporting events such as baseball.

By Harrison Carter
July 2, 2020
Elba Housing Authority adapts to pandemic
Elba Housing Authority adapts to pandemic

As the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Laurie Chapman, executive director of the Elba Housing Authority, and her staff found themselves in a new normal.

By Harrison Carter
June 24, 2020
Elba mayor serves his community
Elba mayor serves his community

Mickey Murdock came home to Elba after four years in the military hoping to build a successful life. A long-time resident, Murdock grew to love the community as he raised his family.

 

By Harrison Carter

Last Updated: June 23, 2020