Prattville YMCA

Pay It Forward: Sherri Albert of Prattville

Alabama News Network and The Vance Law Firm are honoring Sherri Albert of Prattville. She volunteers with the YMCA, helping deliver boxes of food to residents in several housing communities. She helps recruit and connect residents with some of the free programs and activities in the area, and assists with other outreach on her own time too. Most recently she …

Prattville YMCA Holds Annual Great Grits Cookoff

If you love grits, Prattville was the place to be Saturday. The Prattville YMCA held its annual Great Grits Cookoff and Festival event, which provides scholarships to kids through its “Coach a Child Scholarship Fund.” Assistant General Director Keith Cantrell said more than 40 teams signed up to be a part of the event. “We’ve got businesses. We’ve got churches….

Annual Kevin Turner Prattville YMCA Golf Tournament Raises Scholarship Funding

Raymond Turner remembers all too well the battle his son Kevin faced. “It’s an incurable disease,” Turner says. “He had it for about five years and it’s a death sentence.” Kevin Turner was a Prattville native who played football for Alabama and in the NFL. He passed away in 2016 after battling with ALS. His legacy lives on through the…