Montevallo City Council ends curbside recycling

Montevallo city council approved a measure to discontinue curbside recycling during a council meeting on Monday, Aug. 12, upon the recommendation of the finance committee.   Earlier this year it was revealed that curbside recycling in…

A lovely day to love Montevallo

Montevallo locals sell Love Montevallo Day t-shirts on Main Street. Photo by Lily Dickinson. On March 3, the City of Montevallo held Love Montevallo Day, a celebration of town’s hometown charm, and recognition of its…

Montevallo inclusivity forum prompts community discussion

On Thursday, Sept. 28, UMOM was host to a night of open community discussion. Students, UM faculty and Montevallo locals alike attended the Montevallo Community Inclusivity Forum to discuss the possibility of the city enacting…

Annual Main Street parade brings early holiday cheer

Students and Montevallo residents gathered on Main Street on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. for the city’s annual holiday parade. The parade featured various organizations and sports teams from both the University as well…

UM blood drive a positive experience

Students give back by having their blood taken and donated to help save lives for the American Red Cross. Photo by Dylan Dagnan for The Alabamian. The second floor of Farmer Hall was consistently crowded…

University professor publishes book of poetry

Jim Murphy, professor of English at the University of Montevallo, has recently published his third collection of poetry. The collection, titled “The Uniform House,”  contains several dozen poems written by Murphy since the publication of his previous…