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Horizons Unlimited brings in impressive speaker lineup for winter semester

Published 8:19am Friday, January 2, 2015

Entering its 20th year, Horizons Unlimited has been enriching the lives of the senior community in the Alexander City area by bringing in speakers on ... Read more

Local unemployment rate falls

Published 12:18am Saturday, October 18, 2014

There was good news on the jobs front Friday, as Tallapoosa County saw unemployment drop to the lowest level of the year at just 7.2 ... Read more

Probate judge asks commission for more space

Published 6:26pm Monday, January 13, 2014

In the cramped confines of the Tallapoosa County Courthouse, any free space is in high demand. So as the day draws nearer for the County ... Read more

County gets grant to scan historic documents

Published 8:19pm Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Ever wonder what Tallapoosa County looked like before Martin Dam filled a large portion of it with Lake Martin? The Tallapoosa County Revenue Department has ... Read more

Looking into the past

Published 3:19pm Friday, July 19, 2013

The Adelia M. Russell library hosted an intro to genealogy class Thursday as part of their adult summer reading program Groundbreaking Reads. Read more

Old news stories bring future to mind

Published 12:51pm Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Martin Luther King Jr. Day isn’t until Monday, but The Outlook has already published one story about upcoming events – a story I was privileged ... Read more

Mr. John Ervin Speaks Sr.

Published 12:19pm Monday, August 27, 2012

John Ervin Speaks, Sr., age 66, formerly of Alexander City, passed away July 30, 2012 at Queens Hospital, London, Englad following a short illness. Read more

Fall 2012: The Dates to remember

Published 9:47am Tuesday, July 31, 2012

With August here in less than 24 hours, like most of you I am anxiously awaiting the true beginning of football season. Read more

Digging up history

Published 7:25pm Friday, August 26, 2011

Forty or so years ago, Ed Futral, 80, was boating on Lake Martin when he noticed something peculiar. Little did he know that at the ... Read more

Clinton Coley

Published 12:00am Friday, August 13, 2010

Funeral service for Mr. Clinton Jackson "Jack" Coley, Jr., 76, of Alexander City, will be Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 11:00 am at the First ... Read more

Editor's Picks

Abbett is a great resource for the area

OUR VIEW The Outlook this week featured a story on the official beginning of the sixth term in Office by Tallapoosa County Sheriff Jimmy Abbett. ... Read more

Kilgore ‘all aboard’ for holiday fun

  Rodney Kilgore has spent the last four years portraying popular railroad conductors. For most of the year, he wears striped overalls and goes to ... Read more