A look back

By Staff
Researched by Dr. Bill Stewart
Hartselle Church of Christ minister Philip Hines was recently cited for his leading role in combating the effort to secure legal liquor sales in Hartselle.
1991-January 16, Philip Hines was recognized for outstanding community service by the Chamber of Commerce and the Clean City Association.
1921-January 17, Prohibition enforcement officers have recently uncovered what they believe to have been the biggest distilling section of Alabama until a few days ago-a remote area of Marshall county, 20 miles east of Hartselle, where there were seven stills that had been in almost continuous operation. The moonshiners were warned in some manner of the approach of the officers and everything had been taken away and concealed by the time they got there.
1990-January 18, Merle Roberts was today honored for noteworthy civic activities by the Chamber of Commerce.
1912-January 19, A. J. Stinson has now completed more than a quarter of a century as postmaster of Falkville. He has given entire satisfaction to all in this important position.
1947-January 20, Two honor students from the senior class at MCHS, Bobby Martin and Harold McClanahan, have been invited to attend four consecutive meetings of the Rotary Club and then give their impressions of this outstanding civic organization to its members.
1971-January 21, J. P. Cain is the first winner of the Richard Grammar memorial award.
1939-January 22, Because of his excellent record of leadership, Billy Stephenson is a very strong candidate for president of the Morgan County High School student body for the next school year.
2001-January 22, Hartselle native Don Logan, chairman of Time, Inc., is a leading candidate to receive the magazine industry's highest award. The winner will be announced at a ceremony to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York early next month.

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Scholarship named after 4-year-old killed by dog; no criminal charges expected  

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Sheriff’s academy open for registration

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Local business launches ‘Play It Forward’ program to support local families  

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UPDATE: Child dies after being attacked by dog in Hartselle

Breaking News

Child attacked by dog in Hartselle

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Local legend retires after 34 years at Hartselle Pizza Hut

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Hartselle soccer teams sweep Morgan County Tournament

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Hartselle gears up for future growth: City seeks input for new comprehensive plan 

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Severe weather preparedness sales tax holiday begins tomorrow

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‘I hope it fuels them’: Hartselle turns focus to next season after Elite Eight loss

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Students advance to final round in 3D CAD competition

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Woman accused of pushing Hartselle woman off cliff writes letter to judge 

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Hartselle Drama makes a splash with “The SpongeBob Musical” 

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Hartselle woman marks 28th anniversary of heart transplant 

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Woman killed in Somerville house fire identified

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Child Safety Conference set for March 5

Editor's picks

Decatur Morgan Hospital getting Safe Haven Baby Box 

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Annual tree giveaway set for March 6 

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Hartselle native joins American Angus Association  

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FlashFiber celebrates 10,000th customer 

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Alleged shooter in murder-for-hire case to stand trial in October 

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Garbage routes altered for Presidents Day

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College Street Players to present magical production of Peter Pan Jr.  

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Hundreds dazzle at annual Cinderella Ball 

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