SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Three residential awards and two commercial/industrial awards were presented this week to deserving citizens for beautiful Christmas decorations. Receiving a Santa Stamp of Approval Award were Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Rogers, 2810 Arrowhead Drive; Kevin Whitman, 205 Milton Street; and Mr. and... Read More.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – With the upcoming holiday weekend, the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) is encouraging Alabamians to travel safely. Fatalities on Alabama roadways are up more than 25% when compared to last year’s totals. Approximately 60% of the 646 total traffic-related fatalities have... Read More.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) has announced its intentions to increase Alabama State Trooper presence across Alabama’s roadways ahead of the upcoming Christmas and New Year's holidays. State Trooper presence and higher enforcement rates have been in effect and will... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Florida State University Women's basketball team is off to a hot start this season and former Sylacauga High School star Shakayla Thomas is a big reason why the Seminoles are ranked nationally in the top ten. On Monday, the junior recorded... Read More.
WETUMPKA, Ala. - There are so many things you would expect to see in a basketball game featuring five year-old children. Double dribbles, travels, fouls, players running in the wrong direction, and shooting in the wrong hoop are all things that come to mind. But... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The future of America's battery power is here, just south of Sylacauga. In 2012, a Canadian-based company acquired mineral rights to old graphite mines last used during World War II, and its Alabama Graphite Company Inc. plans to mine and process battery-ready... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - The Childersburg City Council gave final approval to its 2017 budget on Tuesday night, unanimously accepting Mayor Ken Wesson’s plan to spend $4,598,452 with projected revenues of $4,615,400 with a surplus of $16,948. The spending plan calls for a 2.5-percent pay increase... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Does Sarah McLachlan singing "In the Arms of an Angel" tug at your heartstrings? If you are like most, you might have a soft spot for animals, particularly those in need. If that is you, there are plenty of opportunities for... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - As Christmas quickly approaches, shoppers are purchasing last minute gifts for their loved ones. Wondering what to get that special person in your life? A few local business weighed-in on a few shopping tends for this winter season.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - For nearly 25 years, Magnolias in downtown Sylacauga has been priding itself in the best gifts and gift wrap around. The southern gift shop is located right in the heart of town on Broadway Ave. Magnolias focuses mainly... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Christmas is less than one week away. Less. Than. One. Week. Away. Many are preparing to wind down and spend time with friends and family, but for some, Christmas brings stress especially when it comes to sending and receiving packages through delivery. If... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - SylacaugaNews.com recently reported the new Jack's building on Broadway Ave. would open in mid-December, but that probably will not be the case. The reason: rain. According to General Manager Michael Cook, he said progress was moving quickly but the recent rain has... Read More.