Standardized testing underway for SCS students

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The school year is quickly coming to an end. Students and teachers are most likely already geared up for a summer of fun, but there is one last hurdle they will have to face before reaching the finish line... Standardized testing. More Specifically... Read More.


Sylacauga City Schools participate in Read Across America Week

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Read Across America is an annual reading awareness and motivation program created by the National Education Association in 1998 and calls for the celebration of reading on Dr. Suess' birthday, March 2. According to Pinecrest Elementary Library Media Specialist Jaclyn Rivers, Dr.... Read More.


Local Sylacauga students work with NASA

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - What do most young teenagers like to do? Playing sports and video games, shopping, and hanging out with friends all come to mind, right? However, on Wednesday, that was not the case at all. Approximately 40 local students spent their spare time... Read More.

Feature: B.B. Comer High School

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 deeper than... Read More.


Members of SylacaugaNews.com staff speak to local students

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Nichols-Lawson Middle School career tech teacher Brett Fleaman regularly welcomes professionals from many fields of expertise into her classes in hopes of giving her students a glimpse of possible future career choices. According to Fleaman, presentations from professionals are essential to her... Read More.