SYLACAUGA, Ala. – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) recently released Crime in Alabama 2016 and its companion publications. The report shows the total number of Part I crimes in Alabama increased by 2 percent from 2015 to 2016. These… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – B.B. Comer Memorial Library’s Adult Brown Bag Series audiences have enjoyed great presenters and interesting topics for more than twenty years. The weekly, Wednesday lunch series will resume starting Sept. 13. This year’s theme, “Time Slips Away,”… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Sylacauga sculptor Craigger Browne is quickly becoming a worldwide icon. His work carving masterpiece after masterpiece out of the world’s purest white marble continues to catch the eyes of people across the globe. Many of his works can… Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Auburn University Extension Office is partnering with Holmestead Farms in Talladega to teach a water-bath canning and jam-making instructional seminar.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – The Sylaward Trail is a local recreational trail in Sylacauga. Many residents of Sylacauga and surrounding areas frequent the trail for exercise, fun, or to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. The trail is a 14.5… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – At 7:00 a.m. on May 16, 1948, what is now WYEA-AM was born as WMLS-AM on 1290 KHz. A license was granted by the Federal Communications Commission on Dec. 23, 1947, and construction began on Jan. 5,… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – The B.B. Comer Memorial Library in Sylacauga is hosting a retirement celebration for former Library Director Dr. Shirley Spears on Wednesday, March 29. Growing up in Fayetteville, Spears always saw Sylacauga as “town.” To her, it was… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Who knew there was once a military plane named the Spirit of Sylacauga? In an October 21, 1943, newspaper photo, Mrs. Melvin Isbell had just christened the new bomber at the Bechtel, McCone & Parsons Airplane Modification… Read More.