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Tallapoosa County Throw Away Days were enacted to combat the rising amount of litter and household items dumped on the sides of roads. The program offers free access to dumpsters at various locations in the county as a place for that trash to go. 

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More than 300 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Alabama in the last 24 hours, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

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Sweet corn, fresh tomatoes and juicy peaches are just a few of the Alexander City Farmers Market staples ready for purchase from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Broad Street Plaza.

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Horseshoe Bend National Military Park has always been a haven of history and an outlet for families to enjoy nature, so it’s no surprise when it reopened this weekend, people came out in droves to appreciate all it has to offer.

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The Alexander City Board of Education authorized at Tuesday’s special-called meeting the issuance of three warrants for special local taxes totaling $63 million that will fund the city’s new Benjamin Russell. 

The City of Alexander City could make a little profit from a real estate transaction, and the city’s police and fire departments will see a little bump in paychecks thanks to a one-time pay increase.

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With the concerns growing regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which said Sunday to limit gatherings to 50 and under for eight weeks, Alexander City businesses and organizations are following suit.

Last week, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the 56th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and career and technical education fields. Isaac Stubbs, a recent graduate of Wetumpka and a dual e…

Anyone interested in seeking the office of mayor or city councilmember in Alexander City has a little bit of time left to decide, but not much.

Authorities said an argument may be what led to gunshots along Highway 280 and Old Dark Road on Thursday afternoon.

Two convicted felons who have committed crimes across the state and have lived in Tallapoosa County were denied parole Wednesday by the Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Parole.

A total of 35 residents at Bill Nichols State Veterans Home in Alexander City have died since March 1 because of COVID-19, according to the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs.