HPUD to interview for commissioner

Sandra ClarkHalls, Powell

Hallsdale-Powell Utility District (HPUD) is now accepting applications for possible nomination as a member of the HPUD Board of Commissioners. HPUD’s board is comprised of three commissioners, who are each …

Steve Swafford has died

Marvin WestHalls, Powell

Steve Swafford, 64, former standout athlete at Powell High School, has died.
Swafford, a football running back, basketball guard and baseball infielder, was one of the best all-around athletes ever in …

Sisters at work at The Painted Woods

Sandra ClarkPowell

The Painted Woods is a story of courage, creativity and persistence.
The business is owned by sisters Mary Ann Miller and Martha Dooley. Before marriage, they were named Woods. When they …

Food City treats kids

Sandra ClarkPowell

Powell Food City moved its annual Kids’ Day to Powell Station Park this year to broaden the event to the whole community, according to manager Donny Rector. The event was …

Hear Nancy Cooper Herd

Sandra ClarkPowell

Story updated to reflect correct spelling of Nancy Cooper Herd.
If you missed the Powell History Club on June 14, you missed much stimulation. First, Carol Springer brought a few of …

Big week in Powell

Sandra ClarkPowell

WBIR-TV will broadcast live from Powell Station Park today (June 12) from 4-5 p.m. Powell High School’s digital sign welcomes the (TV) station to the (Historic Powell) station.
Justin Bailey says …