SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Sylacauga High School Principal Chad Murphy was new to the area. After not quite a year on the job, he is sure he made the right decision to move to Sylacauga. "When I came, I was quickly introduced the concept of family,"... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Sylacauga Aggie Basketball is hosting a winter camp for the future of Sylacauga High School hoops. All Sylacauga City School students in grades four through six are invited to participate free of charge. Campers will meet every Saturday morning at the Sylacauga... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Like his counterpart, Pinecrest Elementary School principal Debbie Barnett, Nichols-Lawson Middle School principal Gary Rivers is new to his school. The two dedicated educators switched positions at the beginning of the school year after years in the Sylacauga City School... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - This time last year, Debbie Barnett was principal at Nicholls-Lawson Middle School. Now, she has a new role. She's holding the same title. But this time, it's at a different school: Pinecrest Elementary. "It's been interesting to watch the innocence of these children," said... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - For the second week in a row, the current drought was the main talking point at the Sylacauga Utilities Board (SUB) meeting Tuesday morning. Water levels for lakes and the length of the drought were a topic of discussion before the meeting... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - When you walk on campus at Indian Valley Elementary School, it hits you: this is where a foundation for education is laid. "There are a lot of things we do really well at school," said principal Monte Abner. "One of the things... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Emergency personnel were dispatched to a car accident that left a man trapped in his overturned vehicle Monday morning. The single vehicle crash happened around 11 on S. Broadway Ave. between W. Walnut and W. Clay Streets. When the fire department... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Little Mister and Miss Sylacauga pageant made a comeback on Sunday at the J. Craig Smith Community Center after not being held in the past few years. The pageant had a total of 19 contestants that participated in four different divisions:... Read More.
Tuesday, Nov. 15: Sylacauga City Council meeting, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17: Comer Museum & Arts Center hosts an artist reception at 6:30 p.m. with live entertainment, food, and beverages. Free admission; donations welcome. Friday, Nov. 18: Sylacauga City Schools hosts an informational meeting on an... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Each year, the National Education Association, also known as NEA, celebrates National American Education Week. Since 1921, this special week has promoted positive aspects of education and the people involved. Superintendent Dr. Todd Freeman and Sylacauga's schools are teaming up with SylacaugaNews.com for... Read More.