SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The delicious Blue Bell ice cream made right here in our own back yard on N. Norton Ave. will enter many major markets in the coming weeks. On Monday, March 6 Blue Bell will be available in grocery stores across Arizona. "We... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. – As temperatures rise, flowers bloom, and days get longer, many engage in “spring cleaning.” However, it is easy to forget about vehicle maintenance during the spring. SylacaugaNews.com has talked with mechanics around town and is outlining basic car care tips ahead... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. – Just two miles north of Childersburg on Alabama Highway 235 was once a central point of a very prominent American Indian town, Coosa. The town Coosa was the capital of the Coosa province inhabited by Americans Indians. Coosa was said to... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - At the intersection of US Highway 280 and Talladega County Road 8 lies the historical marker of Cosa. Cosa shares its name with both Coosa and Coca Village visited by De Soto 476 years ago. This beautiful and tall Sylacauga marble marker found... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - Spanish Explorer DeSoto reached the southern Talladega County area on July 16, 1540. DeSoto reached the town of Cosa, which SylacaugaNews.com previously highlighted in its Historical Marker Series. Cosa is just two miles north of Childersburg, Alabama. The official marker for DeSoto's Visit... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - Stalactites and stalagmites fill the cave of one of Alabama’s hidden treasures DeSoto Caverns located in Childersburg, Alabama. The caves' history dates back to the early 16th century when the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto famously arrived to the... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Twelve miles west of downtown Sylacauga lies the original Fort Williams. The Fort Williams Historic Marker is located in the heart of Sylacauga between the Post Office and Sylacauga Chamber of Commerce. Fort Williams was originally constructed by Andrew Jackson with the help... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - For the first time in school history, the Sylacauga boys and girls basketball teams will compete in the Final Four in the same season. Preparation for this moment started in may 2016, and now the moment both programs have worked for... Read More.
STEWARTVILLE, Ala. - Over the weekend, the Stewartville Volunteer Fire Department hosted important local, national and international figures. At noon on Saturday, Sen. Richard Shelby met with members of the Canadian-based flake graphite exploration and development company Alabama Graphite Corp. (AGC) and several members... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - "Serving the children of the world." This is the Kiwanis Club motto, and that is just what the Sylacauga Chapter has done since its inception 63 years ago. Over the years, Kiwanis has helped and served local children in many different ways.... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Read Across America is an annual reading awareness and motivation program created by the National Education Association in 1998 and calls for the celebration of reading on Dr. Suess' birthday, March 2. According to Pinecrest Elementary Library Media Specialist Jaclyn Rivers, Dr.... Read More.