Panthers pushed back in showdown for control of area

Panthers pushed back in showdown for control of area

Net game: Jemison’s Ashley Dutton (41) tries to get a ball past the Calera net defense during a match on Thursday. In a battle of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Three arrested for alleged theft of fire department funds

Three West Chilton Volunteer Fire Department officials were arrested this week in connection with the alleged theft of fire department funds. Donna Tate, 40, Steve ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Panthers top West Blocton in fourth region contest | Add your comment
  2. Jemison commits more to animal shelter | Add your comment
  3. Thorsby Town Council considers budget | Add your comment

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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

Jemison musician gears up for album release party Sept. 14

Jemison musician gears up for album release party Sept. 14

After working on his debut album for several months, Jemison’s Jason Henley is gearing up for a CD release party this Saturday at Champy’s in ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison native recently crowned Miss Alabama A&M

Jemison native recently crowned Miss Alabama A&M

As the new school semester begins, Jemison native Jessica Swindle is settling into a new routine after being crowned Miss Alabama A&M University. Swindle, 21, ... Read more | Add your comment

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

Sports

Quarterback’s effort not enough for Rebels

Thorsby (1-5 overall, 0-4 region) fell at Trinity (5-1, 4-0), 61-16, despite 210 total yards for Darius Davis. Davis rushed for 100 yards and a ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Patriots fall to Faith Christian | Add your comment
  2. Panthers top West Blocton in fourth region contest | Add your comment
  3. Panthers pushed back in showdown for control of area | 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