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Montevallo honors community with Veteran Banner program

Around Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Veterans’ Day, visitors to Montevallo can see the faces of sixty veterans—and ...

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Are you ready for your close-up?

In the days before COVID-19 and social distancing dominated the headlines, Montevallo Main Street Design Committee volunteers Jan ...

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Volunteers make their mark on Montevallo

“Montevallo is the place to make your mark!” This is more than just a tagline—it’s a way of ...

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Happy’s Variety Store has a new attitude

Harriett Panchoo has one of those unforgettable smiles. She warmly greets her customers as they walk into Happy’s ...

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Montevallo Makers brings new life to Middle Street

Montevallo is well-known for its art scene, especially annual events like Arts Fest, Art Walk and Tinglewood Festival.