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.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Do you take clothespins, your toothbrush, your mom’s ironing board, your morning syrup pitcher, fire hydrants, boat rowing and steering systems, a fishing lure, your modern car’s low tire pressure monitor, automatic train switches, and even your… Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Across the railroad tracks from Avondale Mills, lies a local county school B.B. Comer. From the looks of the building, one could assume that school was relatively new. However, the history that represents the school goes much… Read More.