The third annual Blues in the Park will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday at Strand Park in downtown Alexander City.
Author Casey Cep will host a question-and-answer session on her new novel “Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee” about the 1976 Coosa County murders and Lee’s involvement trying to write about it at Adelia M. Russell Library on Wednesday.
Classic car songs from the 1960s livened the crowd and vehicles ranging from a purple 1934 Ford to a 1954 Pontiac that once had trees growing through it were displayed Saturday at a car and truck show in New Site.
Even though the 2018 Alexander City Jazz Fest is still six months away, the Jazz Fest committee has already started planning for the event, including spreading the word about the annual art contest to select a design for the 28th annual Jazz Fest posters and t-shirts.
People driving through downtown Alexander City lately have most likely noticed several murals on the sides of a handful of buildings getting repainted and brought back to life. Old ads for Chero-Cola, Coca-Cola, Radney Brothers Furniture and Barton’s Wholesale and Retail are just as new look…
The Lake Martin Young Professionals will host its fourth Strand Sessions event of the season tonight from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Alexander City’s Strand Park.
Many music festivals have gone by the wayside but to look out over the estimated 5,000 in Strand Park Friday night and it’s obvious that Alexander City’s Jazz Fest is still going strong after 27 years.
Local music group The Bank Walkers will provide members of the public with live entertainment during tonight’s monthly installment of Strand Sessions. Put on by the Lake Martin Young Professionals, the Strand Sessions are scheduled to run from April to August this year.
Money was approved to do an architectural study on the former Russell Main Office building and to complete a deal that will make the familiar checkerboard water tower and the property it sits on belong to the city at Monday’s meeting of the Alexander City City Council.
Five of the six acts for this year’s Jazz Fest are set Friday and Saturday June 9 and 10. Friday night at Strand Park will be headlined by American Folk Rock group Delta Rae and Saturday night at The Amp will be headlined by Southern Rock artist Paul Thorn.
For the second year, the Lake Martin Young Professionals are hosting Strand Sessions. This year, Downtown after Dark will be joining them in an effort to bring people to downtown Alexander City.
The Alexander City Chamber of Commerce has announced that Moon Taxi, an American indie-progressive rock band, will headline the Fifth Annual Sun Festival concert on Saturday, July 22 at Strand Park in downtown Alexander City.
The adult ghouls and goblins in the area looking to get in on the Halloween fun and help a good cause need to look no further than the Second Annual Lake Martin Young Professional Halloween Party.
If you are looking for something to do this weekend, there is no need to travel as the Alexander City Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its 36th Annual Oktoberfest.
Alexander City Parks and Recreation Department’s Oktoberfest has yet to begin, and it already looks to be promising with a lineup of food and fun for everyone.
Tennessee-born singer-songwriter B. Snipes will perform tonight at the Lake Martin Young Professionals’ Strand Sessions at Alexander City’s Strand Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m.