April 23, 2013 - Alabama Department of Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield visits Southern Parallel while in Albertville. Pictured from left to right: Jerry Cofield, Mayor Honea, Greg Canfield, Frank McDaniel and Southern Parallel Plant Manager Al Wiggins.
March 25, 2013 - The City of Albertville presents Family Services of North Alabmaa with office supplies collected during a drive for the United Way Day of Caring program.
February 21, 2013 - Congratulations to Jules J. Berta Vineyards for winning the Best of Show award at the 2013 Taste of Albertville! Thanks to all local restaurants and citizens for supporting this event. January 16, 2013 - Ken Muehlenfeld, representing the Alabama Department of Commerce, presents an Alabama State Flag to Richard Glazier of Southern Parallel at the announcement of their new facility in Albertville. Press Release
November 10, 2012 - The City of Albertville hosts the third annual Veterans Day Ceremony with Special Guest Speaker LTC Dolph Southerland. Pictured on the left are Representative Kerry Rich, LTC Southerland and Mayor Tracy Honea. Pictured on the right are JROTC and Vocal Ease from Albertville High School.
September 26, 2012 - Senator Clay Scofield welcomes Governor Robert Bentley to the Albertville Regional Airport during his visit to Marshall County
August 23, 2012
- Colormasters Announces Two New Manufacturing Plants in Albertville
Pictured left to right: Scott Ausmus, Jerry Cofield, Ben Fryer, Lowell Galloway, Mayor Lyons, Jerry Cofield, Anita Crowell and Bob Grace.
For a copy of the press release, click here.
Mayor Lyons and Dr. Al Ratcliffe of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Commercial Beautification Award to Clayton Homes.
Mayor Lyons and Reba Cofield of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Residential Beautification Award to Mr. & Mrs. Whitten on East Alabama Avenue while the Beautification Achievement Award was presented to Aviagen Inc.
June 28th - Ground Breaking Ceremony at Graham Park, Keep Albertville Beautiful, the City of Albertville, Representative Kerry Rich, Senator Clay Scofield and the Albertville Rotary Club break ground on a new playground at Graham Park. Thank you to Rep. Rich, Sen. Scofield and the Albertville Rotary Club for their donations which made this project possible. For more information on Keep Albertville Beautiful projects, click here.
June 27, 2012 - The Sons of Confederate Veterans saluted the memory of James Cicero Miller, first postmaster of Albertville, at the request of his great-great grandson William Miller of Virginia Beach, Virginia, on the 150th Anniversary of his death in the Battle of Gaines Mill in 1862. A wreath was presented by SCV member dressed in Civil War era uniforms followed by a rifle salute and cannon blast.
June 26th- Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Commercial Beautification Award to Community Credit Union on Hwy 431 South. The Residential Beautification Award was presented to Mr. & Mrs. Simmons on Dan Avenue and the Beautification Achievement Award was presented to the new Race Way on Hwy 431.
May 25, 2012 - Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Commercial Beautification Award the BP Station at the intersection of Hwy 431 & East Main Street. The Residential Beautification Award was presented to Mr. & Mrs. Coby on Walnut Street while the Beautification Achievement Award was presented Christ Episcopal Church on East Main Street.
May 14, 2012 - Zac & Joey Cannady at book signing of Living His Dream...and How He Helped Me Live Mine. For more information or to purchase the book, click here.
April 20, 2012 - The City of Albertville welcomes Newman Technology, Inc.
at Ground Breaking Ceremony at the corner of George Wallace Drive and Railroad Avenue. Press Release
April 5, 2012 - Mayor Lyons and members of the Commercial Development Authority presented a check to Linda Henry for the Second Chance Food Pantry. The donation was made possible by the Taste of Albertville event in February. (Left to right: Jerry Cofield, Greg Price, Linda Henry, Mayor Lyons and Mike Price.)
April 2, 2012 - Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Residential Award to Mr. & Mrs. Hill on Sycamore Lane. The Commercial Beautification Award was presented to Dr. Allen Kirby on Martling Road.
Monday, Feb. 6, 2012 – Marshall Christian Academy was named national champions of the Keep America Beautiful Recycle-Bowl. They recycled an impressive 41 pounds of waste per person to earn the top spot. More than 1,200 schools in 47 states participated in the first nationwide K-12 recycling competition, recovering more than 2 million pounds of recyclables. (Gary Tramontina/AP Images for Keep America Beautiful)
January 10, 2012 - Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening at the Albertville Museum located at 610 West Main Street
January 19, 2012 - Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Residential Award to Mrs. Denney on Turnberry Lane. The Commercial Beautification Award was presented to Hospice of Marshall County/Shepards Cove.
December 19, 2011 - Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Residential Award to Mr. & Mrs. Wilkerson on South Broad Street. The Commercial Beautification Award was presented to Lowell Galloway and Susan Armstrong of Vantage Bank.
December 15, 2011 - Mayor Lyons proclaimed the week of December 19th - 24th as Shop Albertville Week surrounded by local small business owners. When shopping for Christmas, please consider shopping in Albertville and support our community and schools. Pictured left to right Tommy Anderson (Anderson Shoes & Boots) Jerry Cofield (Economic Development Director), Becky Berta (Jules J. Berta Winery), Bobby Frazier (Bobby's Auto Parts), Dustin Pierce (Weathers Hardware), Kay Johnson (Rook & Raven), Jackie Garrard (Weathers Hardware), Thomas Whitten (Whitten's Town & Country Clothes) & Steve Denney (Trading Post).
November 17, 2011 -
Mayor Lyons and Jim Gentry, Chairman of Keep Albertville Beautiful presented the Residential Award to Gary & Ann Stanfield at 309 Martling Road. The Commercial Beautification Award was presented to Freda Free with Progress Rail Services.
November 16, 2011 -
The City of Albertville & Keep Albertville Beautiful was presented the Governor's Award by the Alabama People Against a Littered State (PALS) for the "Don't Drop it on Alabama Spring Clean-up" project.
Accepting the Award (left to right) Dr. Al Ratcliffe, Melody Whitten & Jim Gentry
November 15, 2011 - Keep Albertville Beautiful presented awards to students from Albertville Middle School, Albertville High School and Marshall Christian Academy at the Albertville-Boaz Recycling Center for their posters and tee-shirt design promoting recycling. Albertville City Schools and Marshall Christian Academy participated in the Keep America Beautiful Recycle Bowl and developed a contest to encourage students and faculty members at each school to participate in the recycling program. Pictured left to right: Evan Nixon, Mateo Francisco, Julio Elizarraras,Nicholas Diprima, Alex Honea, Kadie Gentry, Luis Patino and Mayra Garcia.
November 11, 2011
- The City of Albertville hosted a Veterans Ceremony and unveiled a Veterans Memorial in honor of past and current service members. Over 250 were in attendance for the dedication in Graham Park and there are currently 123 Veterans included in the memorial. To nominate a Veteran for inclusion in the memorial, submit an application
to Mayor's office. For more information, call 256-891-8202.