Sylacauga teen killed in one car accident overnight

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.


Volunteer firefighters save home from devastation

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.

Arrest made in Sylacauga arson case

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.



Feature Profile: Sylacauga Mayor Jim Heigl

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.