Archive | September 26, 2014


Pictured with Oakland Mayor Chris Goodman are the winners of the 2014 Miss Oakland In October Pageant. • Baby Miss Oakland in October Renley Michelle Troxler • Tiny Miss Oakland in October Haley Grace Cherry • Little Miss Oakland in October Emerson Fairchild • Petite Miss Oakland in October Tara Elizabeth Wilburn • Junior Miss […]

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Three Fayette students become Eagle Scouts

By Kara Tapp Andrew Howell, Cody Glover and Ben Adair are seniors at Fayette-Ware High School and have been awarded the honor of Eagle Scout. An Eagle Scout is the highest attainable rank in the Boy Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America. The requirements include earning a minimum of 21 merit badges and […]

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Board votes to penalize unauthorized removal of water from fire hydrants

The Oakland Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted unanimously last week to penalize individuals for their unauthorized removal of water from the town’s fire hydrants. Board members took the action Thursday night during their regular monthly meeting on a motion offered by Alderman Billy Ray Morris and seconded by Alderman Karl Chambless. During discussion shortly […]

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