David Goodwin

Education budget clears Senate floor, local youths tour Statehouse

Two lawmakers representing Tallapoosa County — State Sen. Tom Whatley and State Rep. Mark Tuggle — welcomed around 30 high school juniors from the Junior ... Read more

Carleton, McKelvey to appear on ballot

The Tallapoosa County Republican Executive Committee reversed course Tuesday night and voted to allow New Site Police Chief John McKelvey and longtime county employee George ... Read more

Tapley to seek re-election as independent

Touting the job he’s done as a Tallapoosa County Commissioner, Frank Tapley said Tuesday he plans to drop off the Republican ticket and seek re-election ... Read more

Assistant principal puts out electrical fire after-hours

The quick actions of Horseshoe Bend School’s assistant principal saved the day Thursday afternoon when an old soda machine started an electrical fire. HBS Principal ... Read more  | 1 comment