Welcome to our web site

Our mission is to strengthen communities by providing local news and editorial, and we hope you enjoy our online content. Some of the features of our website are:

  • For subscribers only: the ability to read up-to-date articles about the county and surrounding communities
  • For subscribers only: an extensive gallery of pictures from local events
  • For subscribers only: an archived section of printed newspapers

Subscription Rates:

Subscriptions to the web site are included at no additional charge to our paper subscribers.

Our current rates for Print (including online access) subscriptions are:


One Year Subscription:
$120.00 for in-state residents,
$90.00 for residents of Blount County,
$70.00 for in-county seniors,
$150.00 for everyone else

One Month Subscription:
$10.50 for in-state residents,
$8.75 for residents of Blount County,
$6.50 for in-county seniors,
$12.75 for everyone else


Our current rates for Online only subscriptions are:
$6.50 per month and $70.00 per year

E-Mail:


Contact:

The Blount Countian
Mailing Address:
PO Box 310
Oneonta, AL 35121

Physical Address:
217 Third St
South Oneonta, AL 35121

(205) 625-3231

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