The Anniston Fire Department is seeking to fund the cost of replacing aging equipment through a state grant. Fire Chief Chris Collins says that, although he’s new to grant writing, this was an opportunity that was too good to pass up. Continue reading Fire Department Seeks Grant to Replace Aging Equipment
Since being designated as Freedom Riders National Monument by former President Barak Obama in January, the old Greyhound Bus Station on 10th and Gurnee, and Freedom Riders Park, its companion site on Hwy 202, has seen visitors from across the nation and around the world. Continue reading National Monument Update
Fire in the grill is a welcome sight at the family cookout. But fire anywhere else can make your summer kick-off barbecue memorable for all the wrong reasons. Apply the following tips for safe grilling, then practice with a delicious Mexican corn recipe:
On January 17, 2017, President Obama leveraged the Antiquities Act of 1906 and proclaimed two historic sites in Calhoun County, Alabama, as the “Freedom Riders National Monument,” creating the nation’s first national monument dedicated to telling the story of the Freedom Rides. Continue reading Historic Site in Anniston Proclaimed National Monument
The holidays are long gone, and some of us are starting to notice those few extra pounds we’ve gained. The city of Anniston Parks & Recreation Department has numerous opportunities for you to get moving and get healthy! Here are a few options: Continue reading Get Fit!