Jemison opens season with overtime win

Jemison opens season with overtime win

Shawn Poe was sure he could get into the end zone when his number was called in overtime of Jemison’s 21-15 season-opening win over Shelby ... Read more | Add your comment

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Thorsby police chief warns of scam

Thorsby Police Chief Rodney Barnett is warning of a telephone scam after it was reported by two local residents. Barnett said the two Thorsby residents ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thorsby Council approves increase in water bill late fee | Add your comment
  2. Three arrested for alleged theft of fire department funds | Add your comment
  3. Panthers top West Blocton in fourth region contest | Add your comment

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Jemison commits more to animal shelter

The Jemison City Council voted to increase funds to the Chilton County Humane Society by $1,000 for city animal control on Monday. The council heard ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Town Council considers budget

Thorsby’s Town Council on Monday was presented a budget for the upcoming fiscal year that includes painting of the town’s water tank and across-the-board pay ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby residents lose power

About 800 residents in Thorsby and the surrounding area lost power Saturday after a large part of a pecan tree broke loose and severed a ... Read more | Add your comment

Public, school libraries receive technology upgrades

Public, school libraries receive technology upgrades

Chilton County libraries and schools received technology upgrades this month after state Rep. Kurt Wallace committed more than $20,000 of his discretionary funding to the ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison man accidentally shoots wife and child while reloading handgun

An accidental shooting late Saturday night resulted in a 25-year-old Jemison female and her 3-year-old child being hospitalized in Birmingham from a single gunshot wound. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Jemison musician gears up for album release party Sept. 14 | Add your comment
  2. Jemison native recently crowned Miss Alabama A&M | Add your comment
  3. Motorcyclist killed in early morning wreck | Add your comment
  4. After-school program in Jemison kicks off with success | Add your comment
  5. Thorsby residents stung by rash of thefts | Add your comment
  6. Littleton appointed to vacant Thorsby Town Council seat | Add your comment
  7. Thorsby Swedish Festival to celebrate 25th anniversary | Add your comment
  8. Jemison residents will soon have option to pay water bill online | Add your comment
  9. Council approves after-school program with YMCA (updated) | Add your comment
  10. Thorsby teacher arrested on rape and sodomy charges | Add your comment
  11. Fox infected with rabies found in Clanton | Add your comment
  12. Jemison attorney found not guilty for failure to file federal income tax returns | Add your comment
  13. Jemison man arrested after incident involving gunfire | Add your comment
  14. FACES & PLACES: Research center offers many resources for farmers | Add your comment
  15. New emergency transport system begins in Jemison | Add your comment
  16. Marcus resigns from Thorsby Town Council | Add your comment
  17. Fatal crash in Jemison temporarily destroys water line | Add your comment
  18. Mid-morning wreck in Jemison leaves individual in critical condition | Add your comment
  19. Jemison appoints employee for city maintenance position | Add your comment
  20. Summer reading program kicks off at Jemison Public Library | Add your comment
  21. Council votes to establish pay raise for full-time police officers | Add your comment
  22. Jemison Police Department will host a firearm safety class Aug. 3 at 8 a.m. | Add your comment
  23. Man suspected of Jemison robbery arrested | Add your comment
  24. Southern States coop changes won’t affect Garrison’s | Add your comment

Sports

Jemison opens season with overtime win

Jemison opens season with overtime win

Shawn Poe was sure he could get into the end zone when his number was called in overtime of Jemison’s 21-15 season-opening win over Shelby ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Rebels roll to win in first game | Add your comment
  2. Quarterback’s effort not enough for Rebels | Add your comment
  3. Patriots fall to Faith Christian | 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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Business

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

Farm Day teaches students about agriculture

Farm Day teaches students about agriculture

Ralph Hayes of R&N Farms in the Collins Chapel community shows Thorsby FFA members McKinley Sellers, left, and Lacey Caudle the proper technique for milking ... 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