The following press release was issued at 4:02 p.m. Tuesday, October 4, 2016: Dr. Todd Freeman, Superintendent of Sylacauga City Schools, released the following message this afternoon: “Sylacauga High School held classes on a normal schedule today. The school day went without disruption. As I... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Four of five city council seats and the mayor's slot were decided in run-off elections in Sylacauga today. Voting began at 7:00 a.m. and saw moderate traffic throughout the day with a generally higher turnout than expected. More than 2,200 people... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - More than 1,000 people voted in Tuesday's Childersburg run-off elections. Mayor Ken ‘Yank’ Wesson – 654 Pete Storey – 406 Ward B: Bill Moody – 211 Michele Whisman (I) – 124 Ward D: William “Junior” Owings – 76 T. Glenn Stubblefield – 91 © 2016, SylacaugaNews.com/Marble City Media LLC. All Rights... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - More than 2,200 turned out to vote in Tuesday's run-off election. Four of five city council seats were decided, along with the much anticipated mayoral seat. Voters were heard as they elected Jim Heigl as the next mayor of Sylacauga. The Vietnam... Read More.
COOSA COUNTY, Ala. - The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) recently confirmed a case of animal rabies tested from a fox near the Goodwater community in Coosa County. Rabies targets the central nervous system of all mammals, including humans, and is fatal. The virus... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Despite social media messages suggesting a planned protest "shutting down" parts of U.S. Hwy 280 near Walmart Friday afternoon, Sylacauga police chief Kelley Johnson told SylacaugaNews.com "nothing credible." The messages also suggested business were being notified by the SPD. "We did not... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. — After a tense two weeks, Sylacauga High School appears to be at a turning point in student relations. Early Friday morning, school administration revealed a campaign for students to get involved in: #WeAreFamily. Students, faculty, and administrators were encouraged to post... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - On Tuesday, Oct. 11, the Childersburg Chamber of Commerce will host the “Your Health Matters” series of health-related events aimed at the area's senior community. The first event, “Cold & Flu Season” will take place at the Rainwater Library (124 9th Street... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Central Alabama Soaring Association, which combines the Birmingham & Sylacauga Soaring Societies, will help Lee Merkel Field in Sylacauga gain national attention for its record-setting glider program. The group of nearly 40 glider enthusiasts and its collection of expensive, high-performance... Read More.
SLYACAUGA, Ala. - There is now a new way to find customers for Sylacauga area businesses. The Sylacauga Business Associates, a business networking organization, will meet on Wednesday, October 12th, at the Coosa Valley Medical Center' Hickory Street Cafe, in the Marble City Room at... Read More.
TROY, Ala. - The Sylacauga High School Aggie Marching Band concluded its competition season over the weekend bringing home all superior ratings at the Southeastern States Troy Marching Festival. "With this being the last competition of the season, the kids of Sylacauga Marching Aggie Band... Read More.