CHILDERSBURG, Ala. - The Childersburg City Council is scheduled to meet Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. for the second time this month. A town hall meeting will immediately follow. Planned Agenda Items: Approve Mayor Wesson to procure a lease option agreement for Police vehicles... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Sylacauga City Council will meet for the second time this month on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at the Sylacauga Municipal Complex. A work session will be held at 5:00 p.m. prior to the meeting. Planned agenda... Read More.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Mike Rogers has been stern on his stance against illegal immigration. The issue of illegal immigration and how it affects the country escalated as President Donald J. Trump campaigned for the seat he now holds in the oval office.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Sylacauga City Council recently voted to refinance a rather large amount of debt. This debt is a portion of the Series 2010-A General Obligations (G.O) Warrants from 2010 and amounted to $4,440,000.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) recently released Crime in Alabama 2016 and its companion publications. The report shows the total number of Part I crimes in Alabama increased by 2 percent from 2015 to 2016. These Part I crimes include homicide, rape,... Read More.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced the Governor’s Inaugural Disability Job Fair will take place during National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October. Governor Ivey made the announcement at United Ability, formerly United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Birmingham, following a tour... Read More.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - The unemployment rate in the state of Alabama is at a near ten-year low. As recently announced by Governor Kay Ivey, Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted July unemployment rate was 4.5%. This is well below July 2016’s rate of 5.8%.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Boeing will develop its preliminary design for America’s next intercontinental ballistic missile through a $349 million U.S. Air Force contract announced on Monday. Aspects of the project will be completed in Alabama.
SYLACAUGA, Ala. - Rep. Mike Rogers visited Sylacauga last week making a stop at the Chamber of Commerce to speak with business leaders in the community. During his stop to the Marble City, the congressman sat down exclusively with Managing Editor Michael Brannon for a... Read More.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey has signed another executive order that will take effect immediately. On Thursday she announced the order, Executive Order 709, will establish the Governor’s Office of Volunteer Services.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday announced that she has signed Executive Order 708, creating the Alabama Opioid Overdose and Addiction Council. This executive order changes the previous Alabama Council on Opioid Misuse and Addiction.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Governor Kay Ivey on Friday announced she has elevated Chris Blankenship and Hal Taylor from their roles as acting cabinet agency heads to permanent roles. Blankenship is now the permanent Commissioner of Conservation and Natural Resources, and Taylor is the permanent... Read More.