Volunteer Connections offers tax help

It’s tax time yet again and the Volunteer Connection of Central Alabama is helping others file their taxes for free, just like they have been ... Read more

Local legislators talk session agenda

The 2016 session of the Alabama Legislature could bode well for teachers, if Tallapoosa County’s two legislators are to be believed. Sen. Tom Whatley, who ... Read more

Indicators show lake home sales stay strong

Key indicators show the market for Lake Martin area homes, both waterfront and non-waterfront, is strong, according to a report by a state real estate ... Read more

Tallapoosa jobless numbers up slightly

Tallapoosa County’s unemployment rate for December jumped slightly from 5.5 percent to 5.7 percent, mirroring the increase in Alabama’s state unemployment rate from 6.0 percent ... Read more

Group files rehearing request on dam license

Rehearing requests filed last month on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Martin Dam project were expected and will not affect implementation of the new license ... Read more