How to make a homemade mask with just two items

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - If you must get out for necessary supplies, you can make a homemade facemask with just two simple items: rubber bands and a piece of cloth. RadioAlabama's Michael Brannon shows you how in this 40-second video. https://vimeo.com/404469979 The CDC recently advocated the wearing of... Read More.

SCS Superintendent releases statement on continued learning options

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Sylacauga City Schools superintendent Dr. Jon Segars released a statement Sunday afternoon regarding continued learning while school is still closed. The complete press release is below: While the Alabama State Department of Education weighs options for continuing academics this year, Sylacauga City Schools builds contingency plans for all possibilities. Superintendent Jon Segars stated, “Our teachers continue to make contact with students through multiple means to offer learning opportunities throughout the break. Online activities are always available to our families, and principals are busy providing virtual and printed materials to those who need them. Furthermore, teachers and administrators are ready to help families learn how to use our many resources." Students are scheduled to return to class on Monday, April 6, and we expect academic guidance from the State Department of Education by the end of March. Until plans are released, we encourage students and families to maintain contact with teachers, principals, and our central office staff for detailed information on how to access resources. Please continue to refer to our website for information. There you can submit questions using this form and answers to submitted questions will be posted on a newly created Q&A webpage.


[POLL] Could Publix be coming to Sylacauga?

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the Sylacauga City Council last week approved a memorandum of understanding relating to financial incentives for acquisition and development of a major new commercial/retail project. Today, we are learning more about what its approval could ultimately... Read More.