Rebels, Panthers have strong showings in county tournament

Rebels, Panthers have strong showings in county tournament

By Brandon Sumrall and Drew Granthum The 2015 Chilton County Softball Tournament began March 19, with six squads squaring off at Sam Bentley Field in ... Read more | Add your comment

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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

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Jemison man waives arraignment on trafficking marijuana charge

A Jemison man facing drug charges including trafficking marijuana pleaded not guilty on Monday. Aaron James Rueter, 43, of Jemison, waived his arraignment and filed ... Read more | Add your comment

Police: Pair sold stolen items at yard sale

Police: Pair sold stolen items at yard sale

A yard sale turned into a trip to jail for two Jemison residents this week. Charity Williams, 37, and Roger Jones, 45, both of Jemison, ... Read more | Add your comment

Local farmer elected to horticulture committee

Farmers representing 16 Alabama commodities elected leaders, discussed priorities and reviewed research aimed at improving productivity during the Alabama Farmers Federation’s annual Commodity Organization Meeting ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Town Council discusses truck repairs

The Thorsby Town Council discussed in a meeting Feb. 16 the possibility of making repairs to a truck used by the Public Works Department. The ... Read more | Add your comment

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

  1. Jemison Police Department loses drug dog | Add your comment
  2. Local families to host MADD event | Add your comment
  3. Jeff State student puts ‘overactive imagination’ to good use | Add your comment
  4. Jemison adopts rental rates for equipment | Add your comment
  5. Car chase in Jemison ends with injuries | Add your comment
  6. City could see difference in insurance rates with lower ISO rating | Add your comment
  7. Thorsby’s Swedish Festival presented grant by Sen. Ward | Add your comment
  8. Thorsby town council accepts annex request | Add your comment
  9. Jemison’s ISO rating decreases | Add your comment
  10. Citizens Academy to begin Feb. 10 in Jemison | Add your comment
  11. Jemison FFA Alumni host Chili cookoff, auction | Add your comment
  12. Jemison FFA alumni hosting chili cookoff | Add your comment
  13. Local probate judge awaits ruling on same-sex marriages | Add your comment
  14. Commission votes against adopting leash law ordinance | Add your comment
  15. County’s unemployment rate drops 0.4 percent | Add your comment
  16. Jemison library receives two grants | Add your comment
  17. Town to apply for building removal grant | Add your comment
  18. Town to apply for building removal grant | Add your comment
  19. Two Jemison mail carriers to retire Jan. 30 | Add your comment
  20. Shearon sworn in as sheriff | Add your comment
  21. Grand jury to hear case involving volunteer fire officials | Add your comment
  22. Jemison man, 35, dies in Jan. 13 crash in Alabaster | Add your comment
  23. General contractor selected for hospital project | Add your comment
  24. Local lawmakers appointed to committees | Add your comment

Sports

Rebels, Panthers have strong showings in county tournament

Rebels, Panthers have strong showings in county tournament

By Brandon Sumrall and Drew Granthum The 2015 Chilton County Softball Tournament began March 19, with six squads squaring off at Sam Bentley Field in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Panthers, Rebels fare well in softball tournament pool play | Add your comment
  2. Softball tournament start delayed by rain | Add your comment
  3. Panthers blank Calera in baseball battle | Add your comment

Lifestyles

COMMUNITY COLUMN: Wright’s Drug Store opens

COMMUNITY COLUMN: Wright’s Drug Store opens

Bygone era: Astro Wright and one of his helpers, Fred McCain, stand inside Wright’s Drug Store in 1930. By Tracia Bussey In 1926, Astro Wright ... 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