SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Wednesday night, portions of Ala. Highway 21 were closed due to a wreck involving a pedestrian hit by a car. A SylacaugaNews.com reporter on the scene shortly after 9:30 p.m. observed a black male on a stretcher being loaded into an ambulance. SPD... Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Tony Stewart has always had a hot and cold relationship with Talladega Superspeedway. The man who garnered the nickname Smoke when he was much younger, since he’s been in NASCAR has been branded as a bad boy, and early in his... Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Fairhope's Grant Enfinger has raced at Talladega on several occasions, all in the ARCA Racing Series. But, while he was always competitive when the series ran at Talladega, he was never able to seal the deal and find his way to Victory... Read More.
TALLADEGA, AL – Sunday’s action at Talladega Superspeedway saw smiles and a few frowns as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series made it’s second trip to the 2.66 mile tri-oval in 2016. When you think of Talladega, you think of the “big one” that leaves bent sheet metal... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. — With Halloween only days away, many Sylacauga residents are looking for haunted areas to visit. Halloween lovers should look no further than Sylacauga’s own Comer Museum. In early October, Comer Museum staff members contacted S.C.A.Re, Spirit Communications and Research of Alabama, to... Read More.
For many years, WYEA-AM (1290) was a standalone radio station in Sylacauga. At the beginning of 2014, with great determination and an unwavering local and regional public service commitment, we began to grow, and grow, and grow, adding WYEA-FM (106.5), WRFS-FM (105.1), WLMA-AM (1050),... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. — Sylacauga resident Bryan Taunton, Pastor of ChristPoint Community Church, transforms into Sylacauga’s very own Santa Claus each holiday season. It all started in late 2015 at the Sylacauga City Schools Foundation’s “Breakfast With Santa” fundraiser, where Taunton was asked to be... Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - This weekend marks the second Talladega race of the 2016 season, and the sixth race in the chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. That means Sunday is a 'cut-off race.' Going in to Sunday's race, twelve drivers will have a chance... Read More.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - This weekend, east central Alabama will be filled with fans for the Hellman’s 500 race weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. Usually, the concern on many minds is the weather as Mother Nature has played havoc on the series throughout 2016. Though there is... Read More.
CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - The daughters and family of Ms. Helen Thomas hosted a kickoff event for the Forget Me Not Hat Ministry on Friday. The event was held at the Forget-Me-Not Flower Shop and the morning was focused on the official launch of the Forget... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - ChristPoint Community Church and Mignon Baptist Church are co-hosting the fifth annual Prayer Pumpkin Festival this Saturday at Noble Park from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. “A prayer for a pumpkin is what it's about,” said Pastor Bryan Taunton, “Our hope is... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Comer Museum and Arts Center hosted the Third Annual Fine Arts and Craft Fair Saturday. The event took place from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and included a variety of fun activities like face painting and crafts... Read More.