The last year saw fewer cases of elder abuse being reported to the Tallapoosa County Department of Human Resources.
Alexander City Schools is rolling back its virtual academy, limiting it to high school students and bringing it under the purview of the Benjamin Russell High School principal Dr. Anthony Wilkinson.
Customers have been shopping at the Russell Marine Boating & Outdoors Center for a year but Friday, the boating retailer cut the ribbon on its new 150,000-square-foot facility.
Alexander City Schools is using its federal relief funding to hire a new fleet of personnel aimed at tackling the learning loss that resulted in 208 failures this past school year.
Nine percent of Alexander City Schools students failed one or more courses in the 2020-2021 school year, according to data shared by the school district "in an effort to be as transparent as possible." In all, 208 kindergarten through 12th-graders failed, more than four times the number of students the previous year.
Lawrence Allen can return to playing rook with his friends as the Alexander City Senior Center at the Bud Porch Center has reopened.