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No fatalities in recent storm

By JOYANNA LOVE/Managing Editor Tropical Storm Zeta blew through Chilton County on Oct. 28-29. Downed trees, limbs and broken power poles have led to what ... Read more

35 mins ago by Joyanna Love.

Power outage prompts need for water conservation

Widespread power outages in Chilton County have impacted the south water plant for Chilton Water Authority. Daniel Cantley of CWA asked that all customers conserve ... Read more

21 hours ago by Joyanna Love.

Chilton County Schools closed Friday, Oct. 30

Chilton County Schools Superintendent Jason Griffin has announced that schools will be closed on Friday, Oct. 30 following widespread damage fromTropical Storm Zeta. “Based on ... Read more

21 hours ago by Joyanna Love.

First views of damage in Clanton, Chilton County from social media

Huge structural damage in Clanton. Looks like the roof collapsed on top of this building behind Neighborhood Grill in downtown. #alwx @CBS_42 @Nate_HH @gannweather pic.twitter.com/IAPQICsvNh ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Crews working to restore power

Heavy winds overnight and into early morning have cause widespread damage in Chilton County as the remains of storm Zeta. The hurricane was still at ... Read more

1 day ago by Joyanna Love.

Tales of ‘hauntings’ at the Verbena Turnaround House

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Freelance writer Every haunted house has a deep historical background to tell. One local home in Verbena, commonly referred to as the ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Principals express concerns to Chilton BOE

The Chilton County Board of Education met Oct. 26 and listened for a two and half hours as principals from around the county voiced their ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Basketball COVID-19 spectator guidelines released

Chilton County Schools has released its plan for holding basketball games in the coming season. Read more

4 days ago by Joyanna Love.

CAEC receives grant to bring Chilton broadband

Central Alabama Electric Cooperative has received a $8.2 million Broadband ReConnect Program grant from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development division. Read more

4 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Godwin brothers become ABT contenders

Noah and Cole Godwin have always had a brotherly bond when it comes to fishing, and they are quickly becoming names to know among professional ... Read more

1 week ago by Anthony Richards.

Commission approves next paving project, park upgrades

Chilton County is about to enter Phase II of its most recent paving project following a resolution approved unanimously by the Chilton County Commission. The ... Read more

1 week ago by Anthony Richards.

Rebuild Alabama Act helping improve multiple roads

Much-needed repaving and road improvement projects have increased throughout the state in the past year using funding created by the Rebuild Alabama Act. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

School system planning more eLearning days

The Chilton County Board of Education has approved sending a plan to the state to incorporate more eLearning days into the school calendar. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Abbott’s four scores power MHS past Verbena

Maplesville dominated from start to finish against Verbena, as the battle of Red Devils turned out to be a 56-16 commanding victory for Maplesville on ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

College application fees waived next week

The week of Oct. 19-23 is a special week for many high school seniors because it is free college application fee week in the state ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

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