Jacksons Gap

Local unemployment rate holds at 12.1 percent

Tallapoosa County's unemployment rate remained at 12.1 percent from September to October, according to numbers released Friday morning by the Alabama Department of Industrial Relations. Read more

Jackson’s Gap seeks new police chief

The Town of Jackson’s Gap will advertise for a new police chief starting this week through the end of November. Read more | 2 comments

Jackson’s Gap mayor, police chief resign

The town of Jackson’s Gap is currently without a mayor or a police chief. Read more | 2 comments

D.A. plans to prosecute former Jackson’s Gap clerk

Tallapoosa County District Attorney E. Paul Jones said his office will prosecute former Jackson’s Gap Town Clerk Teresa Freeman. Read more

Drought conditions improve

Drought conditions improve

The extreme drought that has strangled the county for weeks is beginning to loosen its grip. Read more