Virginia Spears

General Manager

City school lunch prices to rise per federal mandate

The Alexander City Board of Education voted 4-0 to raise the price of lunches for all schools at its meeting Tuesday. Read more

LEAP arrives today

Well, after many months of work and a lot of labor pains, our baby is finally here – Tallapoosa Publishers’ figurative baby, that is. Read more

BOE finalizes superintendent compensation

Alexander City Board of Education members approved the superintendent contract for Darrell Cooper Wednesday at a called board meeting. Read more

Take pride in our graduates

It doesn’t seem too terribly long ago that I was celebrating my graduation from Benjamin Russell High School. Read more