Country music star performs at Jemison’s Got Talent

Country music star performs at Jemison’s Got Talent

By Brandon Sumrall | Special to the Advertiser Eight contestants took to the stage of the Jemison City Hall Municipal Complex on June 12 to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Thorsby to install security cameras

Security cameras will be installed at Thorsby Town Hall and the Thorsby Annex soon, after approval Monday by the Town Council. Police Chief Rodney Barnett ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thorsby bakery hopes for ‘sweet’ success | Add your comment
  2. Thorsby Council votes to terminate contract with probation company | Add your comment
  3. CCA students to perform ‘The Wizard of Oz’ | Add your comment

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Suspect apprehended after fatal shooting, standoff (updated)

Suspect apprehended after fatal shooting, standoff (updated)

A Clanton man fatally shot a woman Monday who had fled to a nearby doctor’s office in an attempt to escape him. After the shooting ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby council approves hire of new part-time officer

The Thorsby Town Council approved the resignation of one police officer and the hire of another in its meeting Monday.  The board—minus Councilman Randall Higgins, ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby turns on new sign

Thorsby turns on new sign

The town of Thorsby turned on its new LED sign for the first time on April 7 in a celebration held in front of town ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison Council donates to school robotics program

The Jemison City Council unanimously voted Monday to approve a $1,000 donation to the Jemison High School Robotics Program. There was a brief discussion prior ... Read more | Add your comment

Enrollment freeze lifted for Thorsby School

An enrollment freeze on Thorsby School was lifted this week. The Chilton County Board of Education voted in favor of the measure, which was recommended ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thorsby Town Council votes to buy mower | Add your comment
  2. Resurfacing project on County Road 42 should begin in May | Add your comment
  3. Legislation allows Jemison, Thorsby to avoid interruption of alcohol sales | Add your comment
  4. Jemison man waives arraignment on trafficking marijuana charge | Add your comment
  5. Police: Pair sold stolen items at yard sale | Add your comment
  6. Local farmer elected to horticulture committee | Add your comment
  7. Thorsby Town Council discusses truck repairs | Add your comment
  8. Meet and greet held at JHS for new administration | Add your comment
  9. Jemison Police Department loses drug dog | Add your comment
  10. Local families to host MADD event | Add your comment
  11. Jeff State student puts ‘overactive imagination’ to good use | Add your comment
  12. Jemison adopts rental rates for equipment | Add your comment
  13. Car chase in Jemison ends with injuries | Add your comment
  14. City could see difference in insurance rates with lower ISO rating | Add your comment
  15. Thorsby’s Swedish Festival presented grant by Sen. Ward | Add your comment
  16. Thorsby town council accepts annex request | Add your comment
  17. Jemison’s ISO rating decreases | Add your comment
  18. Citizens Academy to begin Feb. 10 in Jemison | Add your comment
  19. Jemison FFA Alumni host Chili cookoff, auction | Add your comment
  20. Jemison FFA alumni hosting chili cookoff | Add your comment
  21. Local probate judge awaits ruling on same-sex marriages | Add your comment
  22. Commission votes against adopting leash law ordinance | Add your comment
  23. County’s unemployment rate drops 0.4 percent | Add your comment
  24. Jemison library receives two grants | Add your comment

Sports

Jemison tennis legacy coaches Huntsville to state title

Jemison tennis legacy coaches Huntsville to state title

By Ryan Bass | Special to the Advertiser If you had asked Reece Morton at the beginning of his tennis career if he ever thought ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Jemison soccer wins first-round playoff game | Add your comment
  2. Rebels end season, start playoffs with a bang | Add your comment
  3. Panthers can’t get going with losses to Helena | Add your comment

Lifestyles

Country music star performs at Jemison’s Got Talent

Country music star performs at Jemison’s Got Talent

By Brandon Sumrall | Special to the Advertiser Eight contestants took to the stage of the Jemison City Hall Municipal Complex on June 12 to ... Read more | Add your comment

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FACES & PLACES: Research center offers many resources for farmers

Editor’s note: This story appeared in The Clanton Advertiser’s annual Faces & Places publication. Copies are still available at the the Advertiser’s office at 1109 ... Read more | Add your comment

Schools

Meet and greet held at JHS for new administration

Meet and greet held at JHS for new administration

Members of the community were invited to attend a meet and greet at Jemison High School on Tuesday afternoon for the new principal and her ... 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

Thorsby mayor looking ahead to next four years

By Tracia Bussey With another election now behind him, Dearl Hilyer is already busy with plans for the next four years of a second term ... Read more | Add your comment