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Caroline Carmichael, Author at The Clanton Advertiser

Jemison

Ready for round 2: JIS kicks off second year as school

It is round two for Jemison Intermediate School, which kicked off its first year as a school last August, and the school is reportedly “happy” ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Friday, August 10, 2018 1:30 pm

Jemison

Jemison approves loan to fund new fire station

The Jemison City Council approved a resolution to bring the city a new fire station with a $351,400 loan from Marion Bank and Trust. The ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Friday, August 10, 2018 11:38 am

Clanton

Man arrested on sexual assault charges

A violent man is behind bars after allegedly sexually assaulting a Clanton minor who was in the care of the offender’s family member, according to ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Thursday, August 9, 2018 2:25 pm

Clanton

Remembering Dan Cook, longtime employee of The Clanton Advertiser

Thirteen years ago, The Clanton Advertiser and Chilton County community lost for the first time the friendly, witty and enthusiastic presence of Dan Walter Cook, ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Wednesday, August 8, 2018 10:19 am

Jemison

Griefshare opens doors to Chilton community

A Shelby County church is opening its doors to the Chilton County community for participation in its Griefshare program, beginning Aug. 15. Hosted by Concord ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Monday, August 6, 2018 11:53 am

Columns

A farewell column: Thank you, Chilton County

By CAROLINE CARMICHAEL/Staff Writer A little over one year ago, a recent college graduate stepped into The Clanton Advertiser, was directed to a desk by ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Friday, August 3, 2018 2:47 pm

Jemison

Registration opening for dance, twirl class

Donna’s Dancers and Tammie’s Twirlers will be hosting registration for this year’s group of girls on Aug. 14, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Thursday, August 2, 2018 2:12 pm

Clanton

SPAN Class of 2018 honored at commencement

Graduates of the SPAN (Special Programming for Achievement Network) of Chilton County Class of 2018 have moved over their tassels to step into the next ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Tuesday, July 31, 2018 4:06 pm

News

Peaches of Chilton Past: How did Chilton County become the ‘peach county’?

Many local industries have made their starts and left their marks on Chilton County soil since establishment of the county — originally Baker County — ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Tuesday, July 31, 2018 2:48 pm

Clanton

Church back-to-school carnival a blast

Mineral Springs Baptist Church and JAC’s Party Rental partnered to bring a mini carnival to Clanton on July 28 with a free back-to-school bash featuring ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Monday, July 30, 2018 5:04 pm

Clanton

Ministry to host back-to-school yard sale

Through the Grace of God Ministries is hosting a back-to-school yard sale on Aug. 1-3, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. “We do a yard ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Monday, July 30, 2018 4:52 pm

Jemison

Jemison church VBS to ‘Camp out’

Union Grove Baptist Church has a scrumptious theme for this summer’s VBS, scheduled for Aug. 10-12: “Camp Out: Getting S’more of Jesus.” VBS will be ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Monday, July 30, 2018 4:43 pm

Jemison

JMS welcomes new band director

Due to a significant increase in participation of the formerly combined Jemison High and Middle schools band, JMS has brought aboard a middle school band ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Friday, July 27, 2018 3:11 pm

Clanton

Police operation lands 5 arrests

Five individuals were arrested on drug charges in a successful climax to a narcotics operation conducted by the Clanton Police Department on July 24. Organized ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Thursday, July 26, 2018 3:53 pm

Clanton

Montgomery man arrested for drug trafficking

A Montgomery man was arrested on July 23 on drug trafficking and possession charges after a Clanton Police response to a domestic violence report on ... Read more

by Caroline Carmichael, Thursday, July 26, 2018 2:34 pm

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