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Surviving and facing the storms of life became a literal lesson to Dadeville High School’s Class of 2019 when the schools power went out due to a downpour Thursday at the baccalaureate service. Dadeville First United Methodist Rev. Michael Carver was talking about David in the Bible when the…


While the Alexander City Police Department looks to solve a rash of thefts of exhaust system parts from vans across the city, the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department and Dadeville Police Department are investigating thefts of catalytic converters stolen in their districts.

The Lake Martin Event Center at The Rodeo Club in Dadeville is gearing up to sling cocktails for the Boys & Girls Club of the Lake Martin Area from 6 to 8 p.m. May 22.

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Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law Wednesday a bill banning abortions in the state, a move sure to draw nationwide legal challenges supporters hope will result in the U.S. Supreme Court overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade decision.


Tallapoosa County Schools superintendent Joe Windle announced Monday the schools are starting a partnership with Alexander City Schools, including sharing the Benjamin Russell JROTC program and allowing Alexander City students into Edward Bell Career Technical Center.

According to court records, more than 100 cases were cleared from the court system in April in Alexander City. 

Three men from Tallapoosa County have been arrested as part of Operation Southern Impact III, an eight-state, four-month investigation that culminated in three days of actions to include search warrant executions, undercover operations, arrests and sex offender compliance verifaction.

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Cheech and Chong are not the spokespersons for the Dyed Pirates Society. No greeny Fleur de Leafs are growing out back of the store on Highway 49 south of Dadeville and smoke doesn’t billow from within when the front door opens. In fact, the establishment that sells products associated with …

When readers visit TPI’s newspaper websites today, including www.alexcityoutlook.com, they will notice a fresh look as the new sites launched this morning.


While only 32 pounds of prescription drugs were collected at Walgreens during Saturday’s Drug Take Back Day in Alexander City, almost five times as much was gathered from three other boxes in Tallapoosa County.


While some contend the Alexander City real estate market is barely breathing, local agents say a lot is happening under the surface. Meanwhile, those working and living in Auburn and in neighboring Georgia are increasingly coveting property around Dadeville and on Lake Martin.

Just three minutes is all it took for the Dadeville Police Department to apprehend a suspect in an armed robbery Tuesday afternoon.

Dadeville Mayor Wayne Smith said at Tuesday’s city council meeting the city is preparing new ground for cemetery areas and is interested in making space for cremations.

Volunteers took time away from family on a Saturday with great weather to freshen up Creation Plantation with fresh paint at Keebler Park in Dadeville.

The Dadeville boys track team got a trio of top-2 finishes from Christian Nelson in the Albertville JV meet Tuesday and girls got a pair of top 10s from Skye Foster in the Gulf Shores St. Patrick’s Day meet Saturday.

The Reeltown softball team outscored Elmore County across the final five innings of its opening game at the Reeltown Invitational on Friday. However, the Rebels (5-12) allowed six runs in the first inning and could not erase the deficit before falling to the Panthers, 6-2.

Despite bids coming in $700,000 over budget for the courthouse square renovation in Dadeville, county and city leaders may still see the project come to fruition after four years of work.

The Making Alabama: A Bicentennial Traveling Exhibit will be displayed in Dadeville in April, and the Tallapoosa County tourism is tying into it with history from the towns and communities of the county.