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Coffee County Schools conduct active shooter training

ELBA, Ala. (WDHN) — Starting Monday, active shooter tabletop exercises are being conducted in the city of Elba and the Coffee County School District. Coffee County EMA officials say the objective is to get teachers and staff presented with different scenarios on what to do if faced with someone firing a weapon inside a crowded school.
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Elba High School linebacker Chrystyile Caldwell commits to South Alabama

South Alabama picked up a 2022 football verbal commitment from Elba High School linebacker Chrystyile Caldwell on Thursday. Caldwell (whose first name is pronounced “Chris-TILE”) plays linebacker, tight end and fullback at Elba, a Class 2A school. He announced his decision via social media:. The 6-foot-1, 220-pound Caldwell also has...
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Alabama Roots: Top 10 in NFL tackles

No less an authority than Vince Lombardi said: “Football is two things. It’s blocking and tackling. I don’t care about formations or new offenses or tricks on defense. You block and tackle better than the team you’re playing, you win.”. And yet the NFL doesn’t have official statistics for either...
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Elba represented at Alabama Girls and Boys State

Elba High School was represented this summer at Alabama Girls State and Alabama Boys State, both held on the campus of the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala. During the week of June 6-11, Callie Pope, daughter of Aaron and Martha Pope, represented Elba at the 2021 Session of Alabama Girls State. This was a week-long, fun-filled, hands-on learning opportunity for some of the best and brightest young women in the state.

Coffee County Legends: Ronald McKinnon continues to represent Elba with pride

Editor’s note: This is the third part in a series on Coffee County’s sports legends. Elba High School has been long known for churning out successful football teams and players but Ronald McKinnon is still, to this day, one of just two former Tigers to ever make it to the NFL and the only Elba player in the modern era to play in the NFL.
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Zambito hosts highly successful hoops camp in Elba

ELBA — It wasn’t basketball being played on a dirt court with wooden backboards and chain-link nets like out of ‘Hoosiers,’ but for Elba varsity boys basketball head coach Ciaci Zambito, last week’s annual Building Champions hoops camp wasn’t that far off either. Because of renovations being done to the...
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Elba BOE handles personnel matters

The Elba Board of Education met Thursday evening, July 15, in a special called meeting for the board to take formal action on a few personnel matters. Tiffany Vargas, a teacher at Elba Elementary School, submitted a resignation, and the board approved it. Superintendent Chris Moseley said Vargas lives in Troy, Ala., and she had accepted a position with the school system in that city.
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Elba Quarterback Club planning exciting year for members; Renew or Join Today!

Your Elba Tiger Football Team has been working very hard this summer and we are looking forward to representing Elba on the gridiron this fall. We look forward to seeing you at Tiger Stadium supporting these young men. I’m excited to announce the addition of the Elba Tiger Quarter Back Club this season. Each game day members are invited to join us for an exciting meeting at the Elba Country Club. A lunch menu will be available beginning at 11:30 with a brief program to conclude at 12:30. The program itinerary consists of a guest speaker followed by Coach Sieving sharing highlights of the previous weeks, as well as previews of the upcoming game. Players of the week will also be in attendance. Please consider joining us in rallying our community together and supporting our Tigers for their hard work and dedication. There will also be a college pick em contest for entertainment.
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Coffee County Arts Alliance previews loaded season of events

COFFEE COUNTY, Ala (WDHN) — Performing Arts has taken a hit over the course of the pandemic, now one local non-profit is set to bring it back with a bang. The Coffee County Arts Alliance is a organization who puts on shows, musicals, and teaches the community about the importance of arts and the value it has in society.
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Elba superintendent discusses daycare program

Elba City Schools Superintendent Chris Moseley gave Board of Education members an update on the system’s efforts to establish a daycare center at their meeting Thursday evening. The school system has recently been exploring the possibility of creating an Early Childhood Education Program through the Elba Career Academy. The program...
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Paige Weeks

My name is Paige Weeks; I’m a native of Elba, Alabama. I graduated from Elba High School and then attended Troy University as a broadcast journalism major and public relations minor. I started my career in journalism at WDHN in Dothan, Alabama as part of my college internship. I later...
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Darrell Holderfield

Mr. William Darrell Holderfield, a resident of Ozark, AL died Sunday, July 4, 2021, at his home. He was 61 years old. A private family memorial service will be held for Mr. Holderfield. However, condolences may be expressed at <www.HolmanFuneralHome.com>. Holman Funeral Home and Cremations of Ozark will be handling arrangements.