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Living Democracy 2020

June 30, 2020
Chatom teen speaks out, takes action
Chatom teen speaks out, takes action

Chatom resident Sean Atchison is a teen who works hard for the change he wants to see happen.

By Thomas Chapman
June 26, 2020
Living Democracy student experiences Juneteenth
Living Democracy student experiences Juneteenth

A crowd of hundreds gathered in the Opelika downtown square on Friday, June 19, for an event celebrating a far too often forgotten holiday: Juneteenth.

By Addison Peacock
June 26, 2020
Chatom businesses respond to pandemic
Chatom businesses respond to pandemic

Running a small business is always difficult. But, with many across the world being affected by COVID-19, including those in Chatom, people have had to address many of the issues that come along with it and try to make their usual lives work.

By Thomas Chapman
June 25, 2020
Camden Chamber uses social media to help out businesses
Camden Chamber uses social media to help out businesses

After many of Camden’s locally owned restaurants and businesses were forced to close due to COVID-19, the Wilcox Area Chamber of Commerce began To-Go Tuesdays and Website Wednesdays.

By Amy Clark
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