Two women arrested for credit card fraud

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Out of all the possessions that can be stolen from you, one of the last items that comes to mind is your identity. Identity theft is the fastest growing white-collar crime in the United States according to the FBI and that... 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.


The fox has seen its shadow

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The fox recently spotted in downtown Sylacauga has seen its shadow. What does that mean? We're glad you asked. It means six more weeks (and then some) of "the Greatest Hits of All Time" on the all new 98.3 Fox FM. If you see... Read More.

Winterboro sends three to Division I football programs

WINTERBORO, Ala. - If you drive too fast down Hwy. 21 between Sylacauga and Talladega, Winterboro High School probably goes unnoticed. It peacefully and quietly sits off to the side as cars buzz busily up and down the state road. Wednesday morning that narrative changed... Read More.

A brief history of Black History Month

UNITED STATES - Booker T. Washington was a man with a vision. Martin Luther King was a human with a dream. Rosa Parks was a women with courage. Today, Feb. 1, represents the beginning of a month of celebration of the African-American... 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.


Fox sighting reported in downtown Sylacauga

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - A large fox was reported roaming the streets of downtown Sylacauga just after noon on Monday. Bystanders said the fox walked the sidewalks of Broadway Ave. for approximately 30 minutes without engaging in any human contact. They say it simply paced back... Read More.

Two-vehicle crash in Sylacauga sends one to hospital

SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash at Motes Rd. and Hwy. 21 on Friday afternoon. The accident involved four individuals, two in a white Toyota Camry and two in a red Volkswagen Passat. Sylacauga Police said the accident occurred after the Passat... Read More.