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A Tuesday evening Junior Leadership Lake Martin (JrLLM) meeting resulted in a new collaboration with Central Alabama Community College intended to provide educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to all Tallapoosa County and Alexander City schools studen…

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The Poarch Band of Creek Indians and the operators of Victoryland and Greenetrack would be the only groups allowed to operate full-gaming casinos and sports betting if proposed legislation is approved by legislators and voters.

It was cold and icy as anglers back their boats down the ramps Saturday morning for the Lake Martin stop of the Alabama Bass Trail. But the weather didn’t stop the fisherman.

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Alexander City, AL

Right Now
44°
Rain
  • Humidity: 70%
  • Feels Like: 44°
  • Heat Index: 44°
  • Wind: 0 mph
  • Wind Chill: 44°
  • UV Index: 2 Low
  • Sunrise: 06:09:56 AM
  • Sunset: 05:42:14 PM
  • Dew Point: 35°
  • Visibility: 7 mi

Today

Rain. High 51F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near an inch.

Tonight

Becoming partly cloudy after some evening rain. Low near 40F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.

Tomorrow

Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 63F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

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As sunlight struck Alexander City streets and roads, things were mostly clear.

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Some churches are ornate. Some churches are simple. Some churches are in strip malls. Some churches stand tall with steeples and bells. But one local church is different — its congregation is meeting in a nightclub.

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  • Mileage: 121,751

Ford F-250, 2002, Super Duty 7.3L Diesel, 4WD, 121751 Mil…

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AREA PROPANE IS SEEKING SERVICE TECHNICIAN. Must have cle…

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Some churches are ornate. Some churches are simple. Some churches are in strip malls. Some churches stand tall with steeples and bells. But one local church is different — its congregation is meeting in a nightclub.

Healthcare providers in Tallapoosa County are unsure where last Friday’s 457 new COVID-19 cases came from but say they have been following reporting procedures consistently.

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The Alexander City Fire Department put out a fire Monday in Our Town but a homeowner finds himself without his home.

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a few things for income tax filing while many things remain the same.

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Alabama Department of Labor secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted December unemployment rate is 3.9%, down from November’s rate of 4.4%, and above December 2019’s rate of 2.7%. December’s rate represents 87,534 unemployed persons, com…