Executive orders bypassing Congress are rarely popular.
Jen Hunt made lemonade out of lemons — except her lemonade is a successful virtual Pilates business and lemons equate to the coronavirus pandemic.
Fourteen candidates answering three questions each and given equal allotted time for all to state their views resulted in an unbiased, informative event at Monday’s municipal candidate political forum hosted by Tallapoosa Publishers Inc.
Presented by Jackson Refrigeration LLC and Central Alabama Community College, Alexander City municipal candidates participate in a public forum to inform voters of their platforms and answer moderated questions about the issues affecting the city.
Gov. Kay Ivey on Friday awarded $100 million of the Coronavirus Relief Fund to support two grant programs of up to $50 million each for nursing homes and hospitals for the purpose of responding to and mitigating the COVID-19 public health emergency.
- ‘Discovering Bigfoot’ director explores local encounters
- Customer robs Alexander City Walmart
- Fearless Fighter: Tallapoosa County dispatcher Garrett fondly remembered as ‘true gift’
- Officials respond to one-car collision on River Bridge
- Benjamin Russell to have attendance restrictions at games
- Alexander City seeking proposals for storm cleanup
- Alexander City Middle School names Smith as new coach
- SAVINGS ALL ALONG: No rebate for Alexander City power customers
- Ivey has call to action message for mask compliance
- Attendance at high school football games likely will be significantly reduced, ADPH reports
- PHOTOS: Alexander City Jazz Fest
- PHOTOS: Socially distanced Strand Sessions
- PHOTOS: Accident sends two to hospital
- PHOTOS: Alex City Schools breaks ground at Jim Pearson Elementary
- PHOTOS: Horseshoe Bend football practice
- PHOTOS: Dixie Sailing Club hosts work party
- PHOTOS: Fourth annual Blues in the Park held in Strand Park
- PHOTOS: Band camp underway at Benjamin Russell
- PHOTOS: Pennington Park Farmers Marketplace
- PHOTOS: Benjamin Russell's first week of football practice
Tuesday, Bill Nichols State Veterans Home resident Sara Harris reached a major milestone by celebrating her 100th birthday. The retired Lt. Col. Harris is no stranger to significant life events as she was the first female base commander in a combat zone in Vietnam while serving in the U.S. A…
A project to help curate Alexander City as a visitor destination and to foster connections between downtown and other community assets, wayfinding signage was installed in seven different locations by Main Street Alexander City.
In an effort to ensure Alexander City Schools’ Return to Learn plan is properly followed, the Alex City Board of Education has approved to push the start of the 2020-21 school year for traditional students to Sept. 8.
Two people were transported to Russell Medical following a two-car accident at U.S. Highway 280 and County Road 40. Traffic was backed up for about one-half mile as traffic was directed around Tuesday afternoon. The Alexander City Police Department, Alexander City Fire Department, Alabama La…
Less than 1,000 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported to the state over the last 24 hours. It was the state's lowest single day increase since July 8.
Election season is underway and it’s every citizen’s right and duty to vote. Tallapoosa Publishers Inc. wants to help Alexander City residents make informed decisions when casting their votes on Aug. 25 and therefore is hosting a political municipal candidate forum at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 10.
Alexander City Police Department is investigating assault in the first degree of a 66-year-old male, which occurred Sunday morning at what investigators defined as ”a location off Highway 22.“
Safety was the main driving force behind Jim Pearson Elementary School’s proposed renovations but aesthetics and modernization will be added bonuses.
Central Alabama Community College acting president Jeff Lynn held a virtual meeting Thursday with the ASPIRE 2030 steering committee to discuss CACC’s capital campaign. The committee will create a vision for all CACC locations over a 10-year improvement plan.
The State of Alabama continues to experience increases in the number of COVID-19 cases. While there has been a recent decline in the percentage of persons who test positive, the state is currently facing a surge that has overwhelmed Alabama’s ability to provide test results within the two- t…
Gov. Kay Ivey has allocated $100 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for a public-private partnership to increase access to internet for K-12 students attending school in the fall who may need internet service for distance learning.
How much harm could a package of mystery seeds do? Scientists with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System agree unsolicited seed packets being delivered in Alabama and across the country could pose a real threat to native ecosystems and possibly to people.
In light of Gov. Kay Ivey’s expansion of the mask order and the extension of the safer-at-home order, Russell Medical Foundation has canceled the Aug. 8 Lake Martin Digital Scavenger Hunt.
With such positive feedback for Phase 1 of Main Street Alexander City’s lighting project, director Stacey Jeffcoat is now pursuing Phase 2 to increase the ambiance and safety of downtown.