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Two arrested for break in, assault

The Clanton Police Department has arrested two suspects allegedly involved in a break in on May 21 around 11:30 a.m. Read more

4 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Chilton County unemployment rose to 12.2% in April

Chilton County saw a spike in unemployment in April as some businesses had to offer limited services due to pandemic social distancing requirements. Read more

4 days ago by Joyanna Love.

High school sports set for practice June 1

The AHSAA has decided to allow schools statewide to start summer activities June 1. This decision was announced after Gov. Kay Ivey’s amendment of the ... Read more

5 days ago by Anthony Richards.

ALDOT urges safe travel Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day always creates a busy atmosphere on the roadways throughout the state of Alabama, and that is set to be the case again this ... Read more

5 days ago by Anthony Richards.

Clanton man dies in crash on Highway 22

A fatal two-car collision occurred on Alabama Highway 22 at 6:45 a.m. on May 21. Read more

5 days ago by Joyanna Love.

BOE discusses possible overcrowding at VHS

Additional teacher positions need to be funded for next year at Verbena High School, but the state funding will not meet the need. Read more

5 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Jackson resigns from Board of Education

By JOYANNA LOVE/ Managing Editor Brian Jackson announced his resignation from the Chilton County Board of Education during a voting session on May 19. Jackson ... Read more

5 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Jackson named JHS principal

Kendall Jackson has been named the new principal for Jemison High School following the retirement of Dianne Calloway. Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Turner added as IHS assistant principal

Christopher Turner will be joining the leadership ranks at Isabella High School on Aug. 3. Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

YMCA, BOE part ways on after-school program

The YMCA of Chilton County has ended its partnership with the Chilton County Board of Education. Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Renovations planned for Clanton Post Office

The Clanton Post Office will be receiving some needed renovation. Read more

7 days ago by Joyanna Love.

BOE gets after-school program overview

Chilton County Board of Education members had numerous questions answered about the Chilton County Children’s Club, hosted at Clanton Elementary School and the YMCA of ... Read more

7 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Weaver named U.S. Health and Human Services regional director

April Weaver, former Alabama House Representative for District 49, has been appointed to regional director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for ... Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Senior Connection ‘tickled’ to be open again

Senior Connection in Clanton re-opened its doors May 18 and will have adjusted hours of operation moving forward. The center located at 304 Park Drive ... Read more

1 week ago by Anthony Richards.

Special election set for House District 49

Election dates have been announced for a special election to select a new representative for Alabama House District 49, which includes Jemison. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

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