City eyes site near Highway 22 and Coley Creek Road for new inert landfill

City eyes site near Highway 22 and Coley Creek Road for new inert landfill

The city appears to be moving forward with plans to place an inert landfill on property near the intersection of Coley Creek Road and Highway ... Read more

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Aliant Bank to lead United Way 2014 fundraising campaign

Aliant Bank to lead United Way 2014 fundraising campaign

A local bank is officially leading the way as the Lake Martin Area United Way begins its 2014 fundraising campaign. Aliant Bank will serve as ... Read more

Budget, cheerleading, new rules topics of discussion for city schools

While the Alexander City School Board talked budget and personnel, the reason for a huge turnout was more about cheerleading and new rules than a ... Read more

City officials call weed abatement program successful

City officials call weed abatement program successful

City officials say that even though the new weed abatement ordinance is in it’s early stages, it appears to be working as intended. The weed ... Read more

Council stalls on one-time bonus for city retirees

The city council in Alexander City took no action Monday night on a measure that would have provided a one-time bonus of up to $300 ... Read more

Arrested Councill administrators remain on leave

Tallapoosa County Schools Superintendent Joe Windle said Tuesday that two administrators who were arrested as a result of an investigation into possible sexual assaults between ... Read more

  1. Tax hike vote taken off agenda, Russell property annexation approved
  2. Donation scam hits lake region
  3. United Way prepared for campaign kickoff
  4. Overturned semi on Highway 280 takes hours to clear
  5. UPDATE: Council pulls tax vote from agenda
  6. Life changes could boost area’s health
  7. Despite jurisdictional overlaps, call center routes help where and when it’s needed
  8. Eclectic fire chief abruptly resigns
  9. Auburn’s Pearl partners with Children’s Harbor for tourney
  10. Young accident victim remembered by Dadeville coaches and friends
  11. New BRHS principal talks about plans, misconceptions as parents voice concerns
  12. Firefighters battle blaze at D Street residence
  13. Demolished plant now piece of Camp Hill’s past
  14. City Council to talk website, property use
  15. New laws having impact on meth, but battle far from over
  16. Dadeville Council fills District 1 seat
  17. Tallapoosa County Schools aim for AdvancedED approval
  18. Tallapoosa County Schools open Wednesday
  19. City suit waits in federal court
  20. County enters data sharing deal with Alexander City
  21. City schools welcome almost 3,000 students as classes begin
  22. Local archers claim state titles
  23. Tallassee woman dies in single car crash on Highway 50 in Tallapoosa County
  24. National Yard Sale Day: Area residents give it a try


2014 OUTLOOK SUPER 12: The apex predator

2014 OUTLOOK SUPER 12: The apex predator

The city of Rockford is starving for a playoff team on the gridiron. Luckily for them, Tre Royal can feel their hunger. Read more

  1. 10 days and counting until Christmas comes early
  2. 2014 OUTLOOK SUPER-12: A beast unchained
  3. Crimson Tide increasing its national exposure

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Time to build some magic in Alex City

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Letters to the Editor

Make your feelings known on sales tax increase

Dear Editor, On Monday Aug. 4, the City Council will meet to hammer out details on a matter that will impact all of Alexander City ... Read more


United Way kicks off with Pinewood Derby

Henry Foy has a good eye. See for yourself and stop by Emporium Wine in the next few weeks and take in the art exhibit ... Read more


Ukrainian children get American-style Christmas

Christmas came early this year for seven Ukrainian children visiting Lake Martin through Manifold Mercies’ orphan hosting program. The children, all from the town of ... Read more

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