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Local biker group ‘bragging on Jesus’

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Community Columnist In June 2015, a group of local bikers came together and formed the Chilton County Chapter of the Faith Riders. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Learning about 9/11

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer Every year on Sept. 11, many people share their memories of what happened in 2001 when the Twin Towers in New ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Zachary Seifter.

Class is in session

Chilton County Schools students have completed their first full week of classes. Read more

1 month ago by Joyanna Love.

Creating my first Kickoff magazine

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   When I first started here with The Clanton Advertiser, one of the first responsibilities that I was given was being ... Read more

1 month ago by Zachary Seifter.

OPINION: Getting the news to you

 “How do you get the news?” A variation of this question was asked of me a little while ago by a community member. Read more

2 months ago by Joyanna Love.

My first Chilton County peach

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   For months, I have heard that Chilton County was known for its peaches. But, to be honest, I have never ... Read more

2 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

President Andrew Jackson’s Signature found in Chilton County

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Community Columnist   Nestled in the old part of Jemison sits a postcard of a worthy white church with a bell tower. Formerly ... Read more

2 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

Rain Couldn’t Interrupt

By Peggy Bullard/ Community columnist   Lake Mitchell’s Fourth of July celebrations that started on July 2 were not interrupted by the rain. It rained some ... Read more

2 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

Library to offer Knitting Class & Other Classes

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Community Columnist   The Chilton/Clanton Public Library is planning a new class schedule for the community this coming fall. This year as ... Read more

2 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

Local chef bringing new ‘soul food’ to Clanton

July is National Culinary Arts month. Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Football season is nearly upon us

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   As we get later in the summer, the days get hotter but the anticipation gets higher. People all around the ... Read more

2 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

Ray’s Rock

Arnold Raymond Lambert is an American hero. The son of William and Bessie Jean Lambert of the Cane Creek community in Chilton County, Ray Lambert ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Helping students speak out

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Community Columnist The next school year is right around the corner. Many new children will be attending kindergarten for the first time ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

The rocket’s red glare

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith/ Community Columnist As the Fourth of July approaches, many in the United States wait in great expectation for firework displays. Whether watching ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

OPINION: My hopes for Chilton County’s future

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   In recent weeks, several towns in Chilton County have held strategic planning meetings put together by NextMove Group and the ... Read more

3 months ago by Zachary Seifter.

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