Spring sports canceled: What could have been

By Gary Lloyd Like a walk-off home run in the final inning, the game is over. Except the game never made it to the decisive seventh inning. On Thursday, Alabama K-12 public schools were dismissed for the year due to the coronavirus pandemic, meaning students will finish the 2019-2020 school year at home beginning April … Continue reading Spring sports canceled: What could have been

What I’ve Seen

By Gary Lloyd This coronavirus stuff sucks. I’ll begin with that. It’s obvious. It has ended lives and made hundreds of thousands fear for theirs. It has stunted life for much of the world. Scary. But, I’ve also seen so much good these past few weeks in quarantine. Here are just some of those things … Continue reading What I’ve Seen

Catching up on Cahaba Sun stories

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Phew. It’s been a whirlwind the last few months. There is now a two-month-old in our house, and I can’t believe that. What a fun time. Here are my recent stories in the Cahaba Sun. Stay tuned for more in the coming months. I wrote about the trees of Trussville, … Continue reading Catching up on Cahaba Sun stories

Third Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event planned

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE – The third Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event is planned for Saturday, March 14 at the Trussville Senior Activity Center. The event is scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon at the center, located at 504 Cherokee Drive in Trussville. The event will feature a local beekeeper demonstration, the Seasoned Adult Ministry Vocal … Continue reading Third Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event planned

Second Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event this Saturday

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The second Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Trussville Civic Center. The event will include historical exhibits from local businesses, churches, the Trussville Historical Society and more. There will also be a historic fire truck on display. Additionally, … Continue reading Second Trussville Bicentennial Celebration event this Saturday

Trussville to celebrate Bicentennial

First of six monthly events planned for Jan. 11  UPDATE: Due to the threat of severe weather, the January event has been postponed until Jan. 25. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. TRUSSVILLE -- The City of Trussville has planned six events across the first half of 2020 to celebrate the … Continue reading Trussville to celebrate Bicentennial

Trussville PD names sergeant

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville Police Department has its next sergeant. The Trussville City Council on Tuesday approved Rob Hicks as the next sergeant. His approval comes as a promotion from detective. Police Chief Eric Rush said that Hicks has been in law enforcement for 18 years, 12 of which have come in … Continue reading Trussville PD names sergeant