University to hold two commencements

By Cady Inabinett  On April 13, the university announced that spring commencement this year would include two ceremonies—one for spring 2021 graduates and one for Class of 2020 graduates. This comes after a year without any commencement ceremonies due…

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City council discusses incentives for new brewery

By Cady Inabinett  The Montevallo City Council met Monday, April 12, for their regularly scheduled, biweekly meeting. The Council met to discuss the set agenda topics as well as field the concerns of citizens who chose…

Sims House restoration sparks debate over MDCD

By Cady Inabinett  Debate has erupted in recent Montevallo City Council meetings over a Montevallo Development Cooperative District project funding the renovation of the historic Sims House located on Montevallo’s campus.   Both citizens and council members…

Will Montevallo gain a hotel?

By Cady Inabinett  Questions were raised at a recent council meeting about the progress made on a hotel development project passed by the previous Montevallo city council.   The project, which was approved last August, has…