Thursday, October 23, 2014

HALLOWEEN DANCE THIS SATURDAY


JAMES "JIMMY LAWSON MARLOW - OBITUARY


James “Jimmy” Lawson Marlow, 68, lost his battle to cancer on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Lincoln. He was born Feb. 14, 1946, and was a native of Elkmont.

Mr. Marlow is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Yvonne Isbell Marlow of Lincoln; his children, James Virgil (Darla) Brasher, Jerry Shane (Sonya) Brasher, Lynda Brasher Presley, James Lance (Michelle) Marlow and Jacki Leigh (Keith Rary) Marlow; brother, Donnie (Jo Ann) Marlow; sister, Angie Marlow; grandchildren Jim (Natosha Trantham) Brasher, Josh (Crista) Miller, Marlo Brasher, Reid (Kristian Wilkerson) Brasher, Lauren Brasher, Madison and Morgan Bone, and Austin Griffith; four great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held “down by the river” at his home from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26. The interment will be held at a later date in the Antioch Cemetery, Elkmont.

Upon his wishes to help others, he donated his body to the Anatomical Donor Program at UAB. Those wishing to make donations please donate to the American Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

ELKMONT VOLLEYBALL QUALIFIES FOR REGIONAL PLAYOFF


The Elkmont Lady Devils Varsity Volleyball Team beat East Lawrence to get to the Area 15 championship match vs Brooks.  Elkmont couldn't get the upset  but they did move to the next round of playoffs.  Congrads to our volleyball team and best of luck against Cordova in the regionals. The North Regional is in the South Hall of the Von Braun Center

Area 15 at Brooks

Semifinals:
Brooks   3   West Limestone 0
Elkmont 3     East Lawrence 0
      Finals:
Brooks 3, Elkmont 0


WHAT'S HAPPENING IN ELKMONT?

OCTOBER 23
Elkmont Cross Country 
NW Alabama Championships @ Oakville

24
Elkmont Varsity Volleyball vs Cordova
North Regional@ South Hall Von Braun Center

Friday Night Lights 
Elkmont Red Devils @ East Lawrence
Kickoff: 7 pm


25
Elkmont Youth Football @ Athens Middle School
4:40 PM   Elkmont/ Tanner Midgets
8:40 PM   Elkmont/ Tanner Pee Wee 

DO YOU FLOAT AT NIGHT?

This is something different to do on an October night.  Wonder if they go by the haunted bridge?

Fort Hampton Outfitters, LLC


Stars were beautiful last night. Halloween is around the corner and what a great way to spend time with family and friends. Who is in for a night float this week? Forget the haunted houses, the Elk has real bats. Thursday, Friday, Saturday meet at 6:30 in Elkmont cost is $25. Contact them if interested.


Fort Hampton Outfitters
25427 Children St.
Elkmont, AL
Phone: 256-472-1089
Email: info@forthamptonoutfitters.com

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

VOTE FOR ELKMONT

We have another chance to vote for someone from Elkmont in a community pride contest.  Tiyler Walts has been nominated for this week's Applebee's athlete of the week. Vote now at www.tailgatetalk.net!


The winner will be announced Saturday  on Applebee's Tailgate Talk Radio Show - 10 am on 1080 AM WKAC.

ELEMENTARY TEACHER OF THE YEAR

One of our community's favorite teachers has been chosen Elkmont Elementary Teacher of the year.  Candi Wright Holt is a ray of sunshine wherever she goes; even Flipper thinks she is great!