SYLACAUGA, Ala. – A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect for the eastern half of Central Alabama including Barbour, Blount, Bullock, Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Coosa, Elmore, Etowah, Lee, Macon, Montgomery, Pike, Randolph, Russell, St. Clair, Talladega, and… Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. – Among the action agenda items for the Childersburg City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 5, was approval of a resolution extending a non-education property tax abatement for Nippon Oil. The extension matches the expansion project timeframe, which allowed… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Today, RadioAlabama — Yea!106.5 & WYEA!1290, 98.3 Fox FM, 105.1 WRFS, and 96.3 & 1050 WLMA — along with SylacaugaNews.com are joining with the Alabama Broadcasters Association and other radio and television stations to help raise funds… Read More.
On a recent afternoon visit to historic Legion Stadium, I watched our band and football teams practicing. I was impressed at what they were doing to fine-tune their talents and relieved that it wasn’t me. Those long, hot days of… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – On Monday, Aug. 21, North America will be treated to a rare solar eclipse. In a path stretching from Oregon to South Carolina, the moon will completely block the sun. A 92.3% partial eclipse will begin in… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Tuesday, August 15, is election day – a special election called to fill an Alabama seat in the United States Senate formerly held by Jeff Sessions. But there’s a new twist starting this year. In May, the… Read More.
Recently, the Boston Globe ran an article that described a different approach from several private universities on criteria used for admitting students. The plan is to eliminate grades on transcripts and scores on standardized tests as the primary reason for… Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. – A Talladega woman was killed in Sunday morning traffic accident. According to Alabama State Troopers, Carolyn Ragland of Talladega, age 50, was standing or walking in the northbound lanes of Alabama Highway 21, three miles north of… Read More.