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Plan to open courtrooms in the works

Now that the public is allowed back into the courthouse, the discussion will continue to be about the which methods are both effective and have ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Courthouse re-opened with new rules

The Chilton County Courthouse’s doors are once again open to the public following a passed resolution by the Commission during its May 12 meeting. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Rep. Weaver to join Trump administration 

Alabama House District 49 Representative April Weaver announced her resignation May 12 to accept an appointment within President Donald Trump's administration.   Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Patterson, Lockhart built expectation of THS baseball success

Jacob Lockhart and Tucker Patterson exemplify what it means to be a Thorsby baseball player. Both seniors were often times at the center of the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

School system asking for Title 1 input

Chilton County schools are asking for parental input about its Title 1 programs. Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Routine testing key to safe water wells

The National Groundwater Association urges private water well owners to prepare for extreme weather conditions during the summer months. According to the NGWA, flooding can ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Chilton County Cattlemen thank hospital staff

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor Members of the Chilton County Cattlemen Association got together May 8 in order to give back to local health care ... Read more

3 weeks ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Graduation dates remain uncertain

Chilton County Schools released a statement on May 4 announcing that a final decision on dates for graduation and proms was being delayed. Read more

4 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

M4A partnering with local churches for care package campaign

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor The Middle Alabama Area Agency on Aging recently began a campaign in order to help make sure seniors and those ... Read more

4 weeks ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Long-time Clanton production manager Ruff retiring

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor Jimmy Ruff, left, stands in The Selma-News Journal pressroom with publisher Shelton Prince in this photo from the late 1970s. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Local strawberries enjoyed in several ways

Strawberry season has arrived in Chilton County. Read more

4 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

County makes emergency proclamation in wake of storms

The Chilton County Commission unanimously passed a proclamation of emergency conditions at its teleconference meeting April 28. The proclamation was made after a series of ... Read more

1 month ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Chilton County suffers 1st coronavirus-related death

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor Chilton County has lost its first resident to coronavirus, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Data and ... Read more

1 month ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Multiple factors impacting peach crop

Recent cooler nights have not been cold enough to damage peach blossoms, but a variety of other things are having a negative effect on this ... Read more

1 month ago by Joyanna Love.

State offers high school diploma to certain veterans

Chilton County Schools is looking for World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War veterans who left school before graduating in order to serve.  Read more

1 month ago by Joyanna Love.

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