A loaded Alexander City school bus was struck in the rear Friday morning while carrying students to school.
Exciting things will be reported at Lake Martin Area United Way’s annual campaign kickoff event set to begin 5:30 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Betty Carol Graham Center at Central Alabama Community College.
Carla Johnette Lamborne of Alexander City has been arrested following a grand jury indictments on first-degree theft, identity theft and four counts of fraudulent use of a credit or debit card.
The Alexander City Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects involved in a Thursday night theft at Walmart.
Plans to begin diverting rainwater off city property onto a local businessman’s land at Central Avenue and Lee Street have been delayed while the City of Alexander City answers questions from the state about the project.
Alexander City’s new municipal complex will cost more than originally budgeted but the city council can trim out add-ons once the winning bid is accepted and competition between contractors could drive the price down.
Ten new duplex units are being built off Dadeville Road in Alexander City and should be completed within a year, according to John Ballard of Ballard Construction.
A succession of people bore witness Tuesday morning to the importance of city employees giving to the Lake Martin Area United Way, not that they need the motivation.
The Tri-County Children’s Advocacy Center and the Alabama Sheriff’s Girls Ranch fight every day for children so the partnership was natural for the fundraiser Duck Norris Derby at Chuck’s Marina on Saturday.
While vehicles were driving over it Monday, Alexander City Public Works Department director Gerard Brewer said the Lafayette Street culvert is still officially closed and barricades would be put back until the crossing is ruled safe and the edges can clearly be seen.
The Tallapoosa County Commission unanimously passed a resolution to leave in place a 1-cent sales tax to supply Alexander City and Tallapoosa County schools funding for $85.8 million in capital projects.
Even in the military, Dadeville resident and veteran Fred Hutcherson continued his law enforcement career as a member of the military police.
The state of Alabama has long been ridiculed for its national rankings in almost every measure of human development outside of football but it is considered the most affordable place to live in the United States, according to a survey by WalletHub.
Auburn University was recently named the No. 1 college for happiest students by The Princeton Review, and local college students agree.
After a momentous freshman year in the Alabama Legislature that saw a gas tax increase, expanded broadband access and an abortion ban become law, Rep. Ed Oliver (R-Dadeville) said he relishes trying to get a lottery proposal to voters, improving prisons and better 911 service in his second year.