CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - The Childersburg Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a bomb threat received by Childersburg High School on Wednesday, Jan. 19. Law enforcement was immediately alerted to the telephone threat at approximately 12:40 p.m. A 17-year-old male student at Childersburg... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - The Childersburg City Council met on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at 6:00 p.m. with the following agenda of items for action: The Council voted to approve Ordinance 1121, which sets in motion a Storm Water Sewer Project (Series 2021 CWSRF-DL) for the Pleasant... Read More.
ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. - Ten students from Sylacauga and three from Childersburg are among students named to Central Alabama Community College's Fall 2021 President's List, and 19 students from Sylacauga along with three from Childersburg and one from Sycamore have been named to the... 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 car's tire pressure monitor, automatic train switches, and even your neighbor's cool fallout shelter for granted? Seriously. Think... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Episodes of the television series Industry on Parade, first broadcast in 1950, highlighted American manufacturing and business, and the first seven minutes of the third show in July 1951 focused on Sylacauga and Avondale Mills.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. -- Citing staffing shortages, all Sylacauga city schools have scheduled an e-Learning Day on Jan. 18. "We are seeing a rise in the number of positive COVID cases among staff members," said Superintendent Dr. Michele Eller, "and there simply are not enough substitutes... Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Leland Fuller, ending a 38-year career with Coosa Valley Electric Cooperative, has retired as Chief Executive Officer, and longtime Manager of Marketing and Member Services Jon Cullimore is his successor. The utility, which serves some 17,500 consumers in Talladega, St. Clair, Shelby,... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Due to the rise in area COVID-19 cases, all Sylacauga City Schools will implement E-Learning from Wednesday, Jan. 5, through Friday, Jan. 7, as the new semester begins. “We understand this poses a hardship for some parents," said superintendent Dr. Michele Eller.... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The National Weather Service forecast office in Birmingham has issued a winter weather advisory effective from 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 2, through 3:00 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 3. Cold air will move into the region this afternoon, with rain mainly after... Read More.
PELL CITY, Ala. - A single-vehicle crash on Kelly Creek Road near Piney Wood Road approximately 14 miles north of the Pell City city limits has claimed the life of a 19-year-old from Alpine. The youth, a passenger in a 2006 Honda Accord which left... Read More.