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Phenix City Schools Child Nutrition Program (PCSCNP) reaches record numbers in its Summer Feeding Program. The program directly benefits PCS students and families. The feeding program serves SOAR Summer Academy students daily and offers curbs…

On June 11, a ceremony was held at Taylor Funeral Home as members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., the first international fraternal organization founded on the campus of HBC Howard University, and the Uplift Foundation, awarded $8,000 in s…

Students will have the opportunity to work toward a bachelor’s degree from Troy University’s Phenix City Campus or online while earning an associate degree from Chattahoochee Valley Community College (CVCC) thanks to a new partnership.

United Way announced Pace Halter as their 2022 Campaign Chair. Pace is the President and COO of the Real Estate division of W.C. Bradley Co. He has a long career in real estate and finance but also dedicates much of his time to serving the co…

There exists a dire need for sewer in Fort Mitchell. Homes and businesses must depend on septic tanks, which require maintenance, sometimes replacement, and can be harmful to the environment if not properly maintained. Also, since the year 20…

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Congratulations to Chattahoochee Valley Community College’s Health Sciences Division. Sixty-three nursing, medical assisting, practical nursing, phlebotomy, and nursing assisting graduates were recently pinned in the traditional pinning ceremony.

Merry Mahone from Helping Families Initiative queried the organization’s leadership to answer these questions. The Helping Family Initiative, formed in 2003 in Mobile has been serving families in Russell County since 2017. The Russell County …

Golf balls will be flying through the air at the Lakewood Golf Course as players tee up for the Annual Mayor’s Ball Golf Tournament on June 10. The purpose of this fun event is to raise money for scholarships and charitable purposes.

In spring of 2021, Kim Yarbrough of Synovus presented the idea of a fallen officers memorial to Phenix City Police Chief and Asst. City Manager, Ray Smith. She said her inspiration came from the city’s Veterans Memorial, located on Summervill…

Chattahoochee Valley Community College encourages prospective students to consider CVCC for their future educational needs as the College gears up for its next New Student Experience scheduled for June 10 and July 23.  

On May 4, the City of Phenix City welcomed students from the Auburn University Community Planning Program to present downtown revitalization plans. The Auburn program was divided into two classes—the Urban Design Studio that tackled the downt…

Chattahoochee Valley Community College’s (CVCC) 2022 Commencement Ceremony was held on Friday, May 6, at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center, Columbus, Georgia, at 10:00 AM EST. 

The Phenix City Council met on Monday at 3 p.m. at the Martin Idle Hour Community Center for its second bimonthly work session and at 9 a.m. on Tuesday morning for its regular session. 

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. Ritu Chandra, MD, FAAP, founder of Preferred Medical Group, discusses mental health in the community.

The Russell County Commission met an hour earlier than usual on Monday at 4 p.m. to allow time for a discussion on American Rescue Plan applications and other matters. The $11 million fund is meant to help in the financial recovery from COVID…

In the Russell County Commission work session held on Monday at 5 p.m., the Commission briefly discussed the planning jurisdiction and taking it over from the city. The discussion was tabled due to the attorney not being present.  The Commiss…