Strand Coffeehouse to bring gourmet coffee to Montevallo

By Raegan Lindsey   Strand Coffeehouse, opening in the former Strand movie theater on Main Street, is set to become Montevallo’s newest business. The owner Sean Eichelberger, is not new to the coffee scene.  Eichelberger spent…

UM students’ stories about sexual assault

By Harrison Neville and Hannah Irvin Warning: the following article contains graphic descriptions of sexual assault that may be distressing to some readers. Names have been changed to protect the privacy of the individuals. Wyatt…

Board of Trustees Approves Faculty Salary Increase

By Cady Inabinett  Members of the Board of Trustees approved a 2% salary increase for university faculty at their Nov. 5 meeting.  The increase is an effort to reach College and University Professional Organization benchmarks for average faculty…

City Council Increases Police Budget for 2021-2022

By Elise Kidd  The Montevallo City Council approved the city’s 2021-2022 fiscal budget at their Sept. 27 meeting. The new budget increased the police budget by $287,048. The police force is the only organization or…

Montevallo hosts 44th annual Fire Prevention Parade

By: Wesley Walter  Montevallo Fire and Rescue held its 44th annual Fire Prevention Parade on Saturday, Oct. 2.  The parade, which is held every year by the Montevallo Fire Department, was in honor of National Fire Prevention Week, which in…