SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Christmas and New Year's have passed. Many delay the hard work of taking down Christmas trees and decorations well into the New Year. But a recent statistic might give you extra motivation to get that done sooner. According to the National Fire... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Sylacauga Chamber of Commerce has recognized the importance of a quality education. Later this month, a collaborative effort between the Sylacauga City Schools and the Talladega County Board of Education will strive to develop partnerships between business and... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - A Sylacauga teen was killed in a single vehicle accident early Wednesday morning just outside of the Sylacauga city limit sign on Old Birmingham Hwy. According to friends visiting the scene Wednesday morning, 17-year old Chance Fields was traveling southeast toward Sylacauga... Read More.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ala. - Volunteers from Lay Lake, Fayetteville, and Marble Valley fire departments responded to a house fire at 50 Vols Ln. in Fayetteville Wednedsay afternoon. Lay Lake Volunteer Fire Department was the first department on scene but Captain Tim Butler said it had help... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - On Tuesday, the Sylacauga Police Department announced an arrest was made in connection to a Nov. 30, 2016 arson. 27-year 0ld Roderick Jackson was arrested and charged with first degree arson. His bond was set at $15,000. The warrant was issued Tuesday... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - For the first time in 2017, the Sylacauga City Council met Tuesday night. The 7-minute meeting was opened by SPD Chaplain Mark Ledbetter who led the invocation. Mayor Jim Heigl followed and addressed the public in his opening statement about the threat... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Many New Year's parades were literally filled with rain across the southeast. Severe storms left little damage but left behind a significant amount of rainfall. How much rain did Sylacauga and the surrounding areas actually receive? WFXO 98.3 FOX FM meteorologist Dan Holiday... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - SylacaugaNews.com recently reported Alabama Graphite Corp. will soon tap into America's largest graphite deposit which lies in Coosa County. According to Alabama Graphite, battery ready graphite will be mined and processed on site, making it the only fully-functioning graphite mine... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The sixth radio station in the growing Marble City Media family officially launched today with a new format as 98.3 Fox FM. After 12 years in Ashland, the frequency returned to the Sylacauga area, where it was born as WMLS-FM in December... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – A member of Sylacauga High School's graduating class of 1958, Jim Heigl's yearbook-documented ambition was "to fly 'Choppers'." Only eight years earlier, James Whitney Heigl moved to Sylacauga when his father took a new job with Kimberly-Clark Corp. As a teenager,... Read More.