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The Good News Newspaper

 

The Messenger is a weekly newspaper that is published each Friday. The Messenger covers local news throughout Etowah County and surrounding areas, focusing on positive stories rooted in the community. We feature high school sports, city council and county commission meetings, 10 local columnists, four quarterly magazines, an annual football preview and much more!

Latest News

The Messenger’s Political Series: District 4 Etowah County Commissioner Tim Ramsey seeks re-election
The Messenger’s Political Series: Commissioner and veteran Jamie Grant seeks to serve in District 29 seat
The Messenger’s Political Series: Local candidate Mark Gidley shares mission and vision for District 29 seat
The Messenger’s Political Series: Etowah County Sheriff Jonathon Horton seeks re-election
The Messenger’s Political Series: Etowah County Sheriff candidate Colonel Leonard Kiser shares vision for community

Latest Sports News

Etowah comes up short in Class 4A state baseball finals
Casting on the Coosa - A renewed sense of appreciation
Ashville’s Vann signs with Gadsden State
Glencoe’s Hammond to play soccer at North Idaho
Hokes Bluff grad closes out college track career with bronze medal