The Lake Martin Young Professionals hosted its 5th annual Polar Plunge Saturday at Kowaliga Restaurant to benefit the Lake Martin Resource Association.
Reeltown junior Isaiah Taylor was sworn in as a deputy for the Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department on Tuesday. Taylor always dreamed of being a police officer and got to ride around in a state trooper helicopter and school resource officer vehicle.
Lt. Bill Hough retired Friday from the Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department after 45 years in law enforcement in the Air Force and at the Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department. Friends, family and co-workers joined in a ceremony to send him on his way.
These children on Booker Street were enjoying the day after Christmas with some simple pleasures like good weather and good company. Many of them received bikes from Alexander City's Gibraltar Lodge for Christmas and were riding those on Thursday. They also enjoyed a game of Four Square.