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Alexander City, AL

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  • Humidity: 72%
  • Feels Like: 75°
  • Heat Index: 75°
  • Wind: 3 mph
  • Wind Chill: 75°
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:33:15 AM
  • Sunset: 06:38:37 PM
  • Dew Point: 65°
  • Visibility: 10 mi


Considerable cloudiness. Occasional rain showers after midnight. Low around 65F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.


Considerable cloudiness. Occasional rain showers after midnight. Low around 65F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.


Rain early with thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. Storms may contain strong gusty winds. High around 75F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%.

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Results of an upcoming runoff election will determine who will run the city as mayor for the next four years. In Alexander City, it will either be incumbent Mayor Tommy Sprains or Woody Baird. In Dadeville, incumbent Mayor Wayne Smith is facing Frank Goodman.

The state began paying the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) Program last Thursday, according to Gov. Kay Ivey and Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington.

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The Alabama Department of Labor recently announced the Extended Benefits (EB) program expired Aug. 29. The ADOL will continue to pay these benefits through Sept. 19.

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Lake Martin Living magazine will accept sculpture and 3D art entries in this year’s annual art and photography contest, which is set for Oct. 2 in downtown Alexander City. Art in the Alley will offer sponsored cash awards for first, second and third place in three categories and a People’s C…

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The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) and Alabama Counts! launched today a census participation competition — deemed the Alabama Census Bowl — among 32 counties throughout Alabama with low self-response rates. The competition will last for four weeks, ending Sept. …

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According to the National Weather Service in Birmingham, Hurricane Laura is a powerful Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 145 mph as of the 4 p.m. CDT advisory from the National Hurricane Center.

Polls open today for area municipal elections. Local residents will cast their votes for mayor and city/town councilmembers for their respective municipalities.

The United States Postal Service Board of Governors announced Saturday the establishment of a bipartisan Election Mail Committee that will actively oversee the United States Postal Service’s support of the mail-in voting process.

Supporting customers affected by COVID-19 with tailored, customized solutions to meet their needs remains a priority as Alabama Power continues to navigate the pandemic. In a time that presents unique challenges, the company’s support of its customers and the communities it calls home has no…

As more is learned about COVID-19, the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is providing updated guidance about testing priorities, listing and defining types of tests and quarantine and isolation requirements for COVID-19 patients and their contacts. 

Gov. Kay Ivey on Tuesday awarded $7 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funds to support two programs of the Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH). Of the funds, $1 million will be used for the ADMH’s Crisis and Recovery Services program and $6 million i…

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The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) and Alabama Counts — in partnership with the Business Council of Alabama (BCA), Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama (CCAA) and the National Federation of Independent Business, Alabama Chapter (NFIB) — announced Aug. 12 w…

Gov. Kay Ivey on Thursday announced a $50 million grant program to support nonprofit and faith-based organizations that have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Alabama Nonprofit Grant Program and the Alabama Faith-Based Grant Program will be awarded to eligible applicant…

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In the world of uncertainty of today, plans continue to change and Coosa County Schools has decided to postpone the start of school and begin the first nine weeks with all virtual classes.