Options dwindling for old Thorsby school

Options dwindling for old Thorsby school

As options dwindle, the old Thorsby School sits and wastes away. Town officials hoped to secure grant funding for demolition of the school, which closed ... Read more | Add your comment

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Chili cook-off to benefit Jemison FFA Alumni

By Angela Hayes | Special to the Advertiser Calling all cooks and chili connoisseurs. The Second Annual Jemison FFA Alumni Chili Dinner and Cook Off with ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Organizational meeting scheduled for new Lions Club | Add your comment
  2. Lions starting club in Jemison | Add your comment
  3. Local eye center changes name | Add your comment

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Jemison adopts firearms amended directive

The Jemison City Council unanimously voted Monday to amend a portion of the Jemison Police Department’s directive manual regarding carrying firearms. Jemison Police Chief Shane ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Council discusses weather alert siren

When severe weather presents a danger to residents, there’s never too much warning. Thorsby’s municipal government, at a Town Council meeting Monday, discussed management of ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison resident inspired Christmas spirit

Jemison resident inspired Christmas spirit

By Whitney Denson | Special to the Advertiser One Jemison resident inspired Christmas spirit throughout the community this year. Before passing away on Dec. 22, Alberta ... Read more | Add your comment

Georgia-Pacific to sell Thorsby operation

Georgia-Pacific to sell Thorsby operation

Georgia-Pacific plans to sell its engineered lumber operation in Thorsby. The company announced Monday an agreement to sell its engineered lumber business to Boise Cascade ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby resident gives back through flea market proceeds

Thorsby resident gives back through flea market proceeds

By Chanel Bingham | Special to the Advertiser Rebecca Martin has always had a heart for helping others. She has been reaching out to help ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Santa to visit Thorsby on Christmas Eve | Add your comment
  2. Jemison Christmas parade (photo gallery) | Add your comment
  3. Thorsby Christmas parade (photo gallery) | Add your comment
  4. Thorsby council approves personnel | Add your comment
  5. Thorsby trash pick-up running earlier | Add your comment
  6. Jemison announces schedule for holiday events | Add your comment
  7. Jemison man found guilty of child sex abuse crime | Add your comment
  8. Thorsby sets new rental fees for park pavilion | Add your comment
  9. Thorsby to offer incentives for new grocer | Add your comment
  10. Seminar focuses on cyber safety | Add your comment
  11. Thorsby goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness (with photo gallery) | Add your comment
  12. Thorsby celebrates annual Swedish Festival (with photo gallery) | Add your comment
  13. Family to host benefit for Son Light Center | Add your comment
  14. Jemison woman killed in wreck Sunday | Add your comment
  15. Thorsby council passes budget | Add your comment
  16. Flu vaccines will soon be available | Add your comment
  17. Jemison man ransacks store while naked | Add your comment
  18. Rain expected in forecast this week | Add your comment
  19. 18-wheeler catches fire on Hwy. 31 in Thorsby | Add your comment
  20. FACES & PLACES: Restaurant part of Thorsby’s culture | Add your comment
  21. Woman accused of smoking pot near children accepted into drug court | Add your comment
  22. Town employee moved from part-time to full-time | Add your comment
  23. City adopts ordinance regulating large trucks on city roads | Add your comment
  24. Thorsby plans Dearl Hilyer Park | Add your comment

Sports

Basketball playoffs get underway

By Anthony Richards anthony.richards@clantonadvertiser.com The basketball playoffs are in full swing with area tournaments underway or about to begin this week. The Thorsby girls basketball ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Jemison completes comeback over CCHS | Add your comment
  2. Jemison ends season on sour note | Add your comment
  3. Thorsby sweeps rival Jemison on hardwood | Add your comment

Lifestyles

FACES & PLACES: Restaurant part of Thorsby’s culture

Editor’s note: This story published in The Clanton Advertiser’s Faces & Places 2015. Copies are still available at the Advertiser office, located at 1109 Seventh ... Read more | Add your comment

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Business

Local eye center changes name

Local eye center changes name

By Chanel Bingham | Special to the Advertiser   Jemison Eye Care is now part of the Schaeffer Eye Center family. Schaeffer Eye Center is ... Read more | Add your comment

Schools

Chili cook-off to benefit Jemison FFA Alumni

By Angela Hayes | Special to the Advertiser Calling all cooks and chili connoisseurs. The Second Annual Jemison FFA Alumni Chili Dinner and Cook Off with ... Read more | Add your comment

Faith and Family

Mars Hill celebrates 125 years

Mars Hill celebrates 125 years

William Short is the pastor of the church, which is located just off County Road 42, west of Jemison. Read more | Add your comment

Profiles

FACES & PLACES: Restaurant part of Thorsby’s culture

Editor’s note: This story published in The Clanton Advertiser’s Faces & Places 2015. Copies are still available at the Advertiser office, located at 1109 Seventh ... Read more | Add your comment