GCV-Live Spotlight: “My Favorite Martian”

GCV-Live features “Classic Comedy Theater” Monday – Friday at 2:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 2:00 p.m.

New to the GCV-Classic Comedy line-up is “My Favorite Martian” The show stars Ray Walston as “Uncle Martin” (the Martian) and Bill Bixby as reporter Tim O’Hara. A human-looking, 450-year-old extraterrestrial in a one-man spaceship nearly collides at high altitude with a US Air Force rocket plane before O’Hara spots it crash land near his home. And the rest is comedy history!

GCV-Live Spotlight: “Dad It Yourself”

One of the GCV-Lifestyle shows, “Dad It Yourself” makes it’s debut on GCV-Live on Thursday, August 10th. For now, GCV-Lifestyle airs Monday – Friday at 9:00 p.m.

Your host, Scott, is a Husband, Father, and Grandfather and Navy Vet. He enjoys tinkering in his garage, woodworking, lawn care, landscaping, home renovation, repair, and remodel.

Besides catching him on GCV-Live, you can “follow” him on Youtube by subscribing to his “Dad It Yourself DIY” channel & learn to do all sorts of new things and have lots fun, too!

Childersburg City Council meeting for Tuesday, August 2nd

Read the accounts &/or watch the meeting video!

The Childersburg City Council met on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. with the following agenda of items for action:

The Council voted to approve a total of four resolutions on a variety of subjects. They were:

Resolution 2022-33 gave approval to provide necessary funds the ERS for the cost of one-time lump sum payment for eligible city retirees. That total amount is $16,142.

Resolution 2022-34 gave approval for a Fire Department Special Event Fee Schedule.

Resolution 2022-35 approved the Rebuild Alabama Transportation Plan.

Resolution 2022-36 approved an updated Title VI Policy in compliance with federal requirements for transportation services.

In other New Business, the Council appointed Tara Reynolds to the Housing Authority Board with a term expiring 02/03/2023.

A trio of items were approved for the Police Department. Captain Kevin Koss was approved to attend a Loss Control seminar on August 16th in Foley. The registration fee is $30, and he will be allowed to use a City vehicle. The program is administered by AMIC Insurance, which covers Municipal governments.

The department was also approved for the purchase of six Dell laptop computers for police units at a total cost of $11,250. The Council also approved the department purchase of two Stalker radar units for two newly-purchased Ford Explorers at a cost of $3,835, paid from Fund 10.

The Council gave approval for Wesson Companies to install a Yealink telecommunications system at City Hall in the amount of $3,125.97, along with a monthly service fee of $24.95 per telephone station. It was noted that the current City Hall phone system had recently been down for a total of ten days.

Approval was given for Ray & Gilliland to perform a lot survey for the proposed parking lot for a new Police/Judicial Building.

The Council approved a $295 expenditure to advertise in The Daily Home Prep Football Edition 2022, paid from Fund 23.

Approval was given for payment of invoices in the amount of $79,223.19.

The next regular meeting of the Council will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2022.