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‘Shop Alabama’ tour makes stop in Clanton - The Clanton Advertiser
The event featured a handful of speakers, including local small business owner Angela Mallinson. Mallinson, a native of Chilton County, represents local industry in a couple of different ways.
Zoning use exceptions granted by Clanton board - The Clanton Advertiser
Frankie and Patricia Baker made the request to build a 1,800-square-foot garage. Their house is 4,000 square foot.
High-speed internet coming to Chilton County starting in summer 2019
For the last two years, Central Alabama Electric Cooperative (CAEC) has been researching the possibility of connecting high-speed, broadband internet to the communities it serves; and in its October board meeting, CAEC’s Board of Trustees approved moving forward with Phase I of the broadband project
DG plans approved for Hwy. 22 - The Clanton Advertiser
Building inspector Gene Martin asked it the location of the dumpster, which will be picked up by the city garbage pickup, would cause conflict with deliveries to the store since it is in the same area.
CAEC to offer broadband internet to customers - The Clanton Advertiser
According to Julie Young, vice president of business and administrative services for Central Alabama Electric Cooperative, the hope is to benefit people that live in more rural areas that do not have the option for broadband.
West leads Shelby County past Calera in opener - Shelby County Reporter
When they began the 2018-19 season on Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Wildcats not only looked like a team ready to make it back to the Elite 8, but a team still carrying that Elite 8 loss over into the new season with a statement win against county foe Calera by a final score of 63-37.
Vehicle overturned on I-65 SB to I-85 NB interchange ramp; lanes shut down
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Interstate 65 Southbound to Interstate 85 Northbound interchange ramp is shut down after a vehicle overturned.According to MPD Captain Regina Duckett, there is a vehicle overturned in the curve of the ramp and it will be closed while the vehicle is removed. Any injuries a
Care Net receives Alabama Power grant - The Clanton Advertiser
“We are always short on money, and we depend on donations,” Care Net Chilton Executive Director Susan Scott said.
Glasscock, BOE sued for alleged discrimination - The Clanton Advertiser
The Chilton County Board of Education and former Superintendent Tommy Glasscock are being sued in the in the Middle District of Alabama Northern Division of the United States District Court by former employee Allison Smith for sex discrimination, invasion of privacy and sexual harassment by Glasscoc
Tire jack, brick used in deadly Selma beating; bond set at $1 million for 65-year-old murder suspect
Bond is set at $1 million for a 65-year-old suspect in the beating death of a man whose body was discovered Friday in Selma. Winston Lee Harrison, convicted of killing another person in 2001, is charged with murder in the Friday death of 43-year-old Ricky Dewayne Sanders. The victim, said Dallas Cou
East Alabama band director jogs to New Orleans to raise $80,000 for Sugar Bowl
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Inmate Escapes from Montgomery Work Release Center - Alabama News
If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of this escapee, please notify your local law enforcement agency, the facility from which the inmate escaped or call the Alabama Department of Corrections at 1-800-831-8825.
Police identify man killed in Alabama interstate shooting
Police have released the name of a man who died during a shootout on an interstate highway in Alabama. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Police have released the name of a man who died during a shootout on an interstate highway in Alabama. The Birmingham Police Department told news outlets that 29-year-old Ed
Clanton Council approves funding - The Clanton Advertiser
The funding includes $10,000 for an impact study and $18,000 for a topo/contour map, which will show elevations for a specific area of land.
Police searching for parents of child found wandering B’ham roadway
The child, who is between the ages of four or 5-years-old, was found alone on Palisades Boulevard around 8 a.m.
Hatley, Senior Connection host Veterans Day programs - The Clanton Advertiser
“I am 88 years old,” VanValkenburg said. “I have been in higher education for 60 years. I used to do programs for the Snowbirds who came down. I found that often they didn’t have any recreation other than going to the beach, so I started doing these programs. I do Heritage of the Indians, Indian Rel
Areal Flood Advisory Issued For Parts Of Bibb, Calhoun, Chilton, Clay, Coosa, Shelby, And Talladega Counties Until 6:30PM
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…Hoover, Alabaster, Anniston, Pelham, Oxford, Helena, Talladega, Sylacauga, Leeds, Calera, Chelsea, Clanton, Montevallo, Childersburg, Brent, Columbiana, Centreville, Jemison, Wilsonville and Goodwater.
Superintendent finalists begin interviewing Tuesday
The AASB reported to the school board that it received 38 resumes, 30 of which completed the process. The spokesperson also noted that 16 applicants were from as far away as Arizona, New Mexico, Indiana, Louisiana, North Carolina, Tennessee and Mississippi, as well as 14 from Alabama.
Police seek 2 men in connection with multiple thefts
Hope Hull resident Jasper Wendell Thornton, 39, is a suspect. His last known address is in the 100 block of Vista Del Verde Drive, police said.
Local churches involved in Operation Christmas Child - The Clanton Advertiser
Sumrall said Union Grove knew they couldn’t do quite that many, but set a goal for 102, with 17 in each age and gender category.