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Fireworks light up the night during Freedom on the River at the city landing in Demopolis.

2017 HWY 80 Songwriters Fest (gallery)

2017 Songwriter’s Festival

7-1-2017 — Demopolis, Ala. — Musicians and committee members gather for a photo before the 2017 Songwriter’s Festival in the downtown square in Demopolis. Committee members are (bottom row, l-r) Andy Renner, John Russell, Woody Collins, Mike Grayson, Bill Mason, Mike Baker, Laurie Willingham and Candace Dorriety. Artists include (top row, l-r) Taylor Craven, Paul Garner, Alan Hartzell, Megan McMillan, Brian Smith, Kenny Smitherman, Christina Christian, Taylor Hunnicutt, Jacob Broussard and Shawn Pfaffman.

Don’t miss out on a great evening of live, original music in the square in downtown Demopolis. The 2017 Songwriter’s Festival will kick off at 6pm. We have nine artists who will be performing original music, live in the Demopolis square. Come see us!

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Webber Gerald and Hutson Breckinridge were chosen by Marengo Academy’s faculty to be Alabama Girls and Boys State representatives for 2017.  The program, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary and the American Legion, strives to guide young women and men to become “patriotic, knowledgeable stewards of freedom and democracy.” Webber is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Gerald of Thomasville and Hutson is the son of Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Breckenridge. (WAW | Contributed)

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Charles Casper gets the hero’s ride from R.J. Cox after Hunter Colyar slid into home on Casper’s hit to win game three of the Tigers’ first round playoff series with Brewbaker Tech.

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Logan Boone (left) and his fiancé Amber Nelson near the finish line during the Cock’s Crow 5K run on Rooster Day in Demopolis. Boone and Nelson each placed second in their respective divisions. (WAW | Michael Clements)

2017 Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball at Lyon Hall (gallery)

Spann visits West Alabama Christian School

James Spann was at West Alabama Christian School in Demopolis “talking weather with kids.” Students learned about the weather cycle, severe weather and how to be prepared for severe weather. (WAW | Michael Clements)

1-10-17 Marengo Academy vs Sumter Academy (varsity) gallery

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