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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

Glass Room Studio forges community of artists
VFW Post 8600 awards local patriots
Gadsden Sports Park open for area athletes
Glencoe Elementary School receives SRO
Dr. Janekia Mitchell returns to Gadsden State

Latest Sports News

Recommitted Warriors set for “brutal” schedule
Patriots set to raise some eyebrows this fall
Bulldogs cultivating old-school mentality
Conquerors set to take next step up region ladder
Blue Devils ranked in ASWA preseason football poll