Lanell Downs Smith, Author at Lowndes Signal

Arrests

Lowndes County Arrests Feb. 11 – 15

Lowndes County Arrests Feb. 11 – 15 Feb. 11 * Jon Kreder, 35: Sodomy second degree  Feb. 12 * Robert Williams, 48: Assault third degree ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Thursday, February 22, 2024 8:00 am

Newsletter

Obituary – Betty Joyce Crook

Betty Joyce Crook, a resident of Fostoria, passed away peacefully on Feb. 15 at the age of 81. Graveside services were held on Saturday, Feb. ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Wednesday, February 21, 2024 3:04 pm

Newsletter

Mason voted Lowndes County Athlete of the Week

Alivia Mason was voted as Lowndes County’s Athlete of the Week for Week 19. The Lowndes Middle School seventh grader plays varsity basketball with The ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Tuesday, February 20, 2024 8:50 pm

News

History comes to life at Alabama Medieval Fantasy Festival

Travel back in time to the year 815 and participate in an immersive living history event at the Alabama Medieval Fantasy Festival (AMFF). The local ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Tuesday, February 20, 2024 8:57 am

Newsletter

An open letter to lawmakers

An opinion of the Alabama Policy Institute As professionals and advocates who are combating and counseling victims of human and sex trafficking across the State ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Monday, February 19, 2024 8:00 am

Newsletter

Tea Cakes – The old fashioned way

By Andrea Burroughs My mom recently told me that before buying packs of cookies from the grocery store like we do today, people made their ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Sunday, February 18, 2024 8:39 am

Community Spotlight

Mount Willing Quilt Exhibition Opening in Camden

Through a collaboration with Black Belt Treasures Cultural Arts Center (BBTCAC) and Wilcox ArtWorks (WAW), the Mount Willing Quilters from Lowndes County will exhibit their ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Sunday, February 18, 2024 8:00 am

Newsletter

Medieval festival fosters fun, ‘fairemily’

In February 2018, I stumbled into Kingdom of Dragon Croft at the Alabama Medieval Fantasy Festival quite by accident. The fun, festivities and friendships volunteers ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Saturday, February 17, 2024 8:37 am

Faith

The cross for the win

By Dean Kelly Minister, Highland Home Church of Christ With seconds left in overtime, the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback, Patrick Mahomes, threw a TD pass ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Saturday, February 17, 2024 8:33 am

News

We don’t want your money

By Michael J. Brooks I was the new pastor still learning my way around when Jim came to see me. He was chair of the ... Read more

by Lanell Downs Smith, Saturday, February 17, 2024 8:29 am

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