Weaver is a city in Calhoun County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 3,038. It is included in the Anniston-Oxford, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Location in Calhoun County and the state of Alabama
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Weaver is located at Coordinates: and is bordered by the city of Anniston to the south.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Weaver has a total area of 3.5 square miles (9.0 km2), of which 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 0.12%, is water.
Currently (2013) the mayor of the City of Weaver is Wayne Willis.
Weaver is home to two public schools:
The public schools in Weaver are run by Calhoun County Schools. Weaver High School's sports teams, the Bearcats, compete in Class 3A of the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA).
Weaver High School has served as a cornerstone and community center for Weaver, Alabama since 1968. The school holds various AHSAA records but none as dominating as the 221 consecutive dual-meet record, which is accredited to Coach Gene Taylor from Lincoln, Alabama. Currently, Coach Andy Fulmer and his team of Weaver High School Bearcats earned a 27th individual state title achieved by Christian Cortez; furthermore, making him the 3rd ASHAA State Champion under the instruction, coaching and mentorship of Andy Fulmer. Others to receive state titles within the Fulmer era are Jake Taylor, Daren Allison and DeAnthony Smith.