Archive | February, 2012

Pell City Coffee Company opens

Coffee lovers are heading in droves to Pell City Coffee Company, the new coffee and dessert shop located in the Carroll Electric Building on US 231 South in Pell City. In addition to 25-30 flavors of lattes and frappes, the Coffee Company offers dipped ice cream, milk shakes and blenders (ice cream and candies). All […]

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‘Flying Pig’ lands in Springville

The Flying Pig, an upscale wine, beer and specialty shop, has opened it doors in Springville, just off Main Street. Owner Dene Huff, after a career in the military, moved to Springville with her husband and family. Deciding to start a business there, she soon settled on The Flying Pig. With its operation in a […]

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New townhome development under construction

Jubilee, a 72-unit townhome development just north of Interstate 20 near Jefferson State Community College, is expected to provide affordable family housing in an impressive setting. Since the $11 million project receives federal funds and tax credits, it allows The Bennett Group of Auburn to develop the town homes and offer them at a lower […]

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Expansions define economic news

When St. Clair Economic Development Council Executive Director Don Smith looks back over the past few months and ahead to the coming ones, he can’t help but smile. Four industries have announced expansions, the new St. Vincent’s St. Clair Hospital has opened, a candy manufacturer is coming to Moody and the Veteran’s Home construction is […]

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To and fro just got easier in St. Clair County

If you haven’t seen the blue and white mini-buses and vans out and about, crisscrossing St. Clair County, chances are you haven’t been out and about. St. Clair County Public Transportation’s growing fleet has been logging thousands of miles en route to filling a significantly sizable void in getting citizens from Point A to Point […]

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