Headland is gearing up for its 44th Annual Harvest Day Festival, Saturday, October 10, 9am-3pm. This fun-filled event takes place downtown in and around the beautiful city square. The day features arts and crafts, a car show, children’s games and rides, a variety of food vendors, and live entertainment throughout the day. Local shops and restaurants will also have special offers and sales.
Harvest Day is sponsored by the Headland Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Headland. For more information, call 334.693.3303 or email Headland Chamber of Commerce.
Saturday, October 31, 6-8pm
On the Square, Downtown Headland
The City of Headland’s official night of trick-or-treating is on Halloween, Oct. 31st this year.
HALLOWEEN SCREAM is designed to make Halloween a safe, fun experience for the children of our community within the well-lit, traffic-blocked & police-patrolled area of our Downtown Square. The evening’s activities include inflatables, games, trunk-or-treating and more!
Headland’s Cole Burdeshaw & Jacob Hartzog win Alabama BASS Nation High School Trail State Championship Title at Lake Eufaula May 22-23. The State Champions anchored their winning weight with a second day bag of 19.60 lbs giving them a 2 day total of 31.44lbs.
The two high school seniors previously qualified for the National Championship earlier in the year, but this title again secured their spot at the next level. As National Qualifiers, Burdeshaw and Hartzog will compete in the Costa Bassmasters High School National Championship. They will be one of 22 teams who will be representing Alabama on Kentucky Lake, Paris Tennessee from July 22-25th 2015.
As the new fiscal year is getting underway, the Headland City Council adopted the budget that will carry the city through the next 12 months.
"I hope we made all the changes we talked about," Mayor Ray Marler said, asking the council to look over the numbers and make sure they met members' approval. "It's been kind of a busy couple of weeks."
The budget projects total revenues of $3,408,550 and expenses of $3,058,250, for a projected net income of $350,300.