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In a child’s mind when the school year ends, schools become desolate buildings growing nothing but cobwebs and dust bunnies as the days pass. But, ... Read more

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Approximately 250 attend Salem-Macon 175th anniversary

Salem-Macon Baptist Church, located on the borderline of Tallapoosa and Macon Counties, celebrated its 175th anniversary last Sunday morning, with approximately 250 persons attending from ... Read more

  1. TRA looks to generate new businesses
  2. Letters play comes to life this weekend
  3. Roye talks Chamber’s roles within Tallassee community

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Officials work together to ease tensions on Friendship Road

The long-gestating Friendship Road project finally found traction after city leaders elected to pull the project from the Alabama Department of Transportation’s bureaucracy and place ... Read more

Two arrested by TPD found with fake cards

The vigilance of employees at the local Walmart resulted in the Saturday arrest of two Georgia men following alleged use of a counterfeit credit card ... Read more

Work begins on sidewalk extension

The sidewalk extension from the Fitzpatrick Bridge to the parking lot at police headquarters in downtown Tallassee has gotten underway. City councilman Rob Rygiel, who ... Read more

State tournament comes to life

The Tallassee-hosted 14-year-old state tournament took legs Saturday morning with Mayor Bobby Payne tossing out the first pitch. Prior to that, the six competing teams ... Read more

  1. Elmore County Commission approves Blueprint 2020
  2. History-making barbecue
  3. LifeSouth officials talk blood shortages
  4. Police respond to Wednesday afternoon shooting
  5. BOE approves new special education classroom
  6. Beginning this weekend, teams from throughout the state will vie for 14-year-old crown
  7. A moment captured in time
  8. Nursing group hosts inaugural free health fair
  9. Alabama’s Best Steak contest kicks off
  10. Archer says he will follow ‘law of the land’
  11. Victory ruling gives hope to Macon County
  12. Judge rules to dismiss State’s case against VictoryLand
  13. Charleston tragedy causes local ministers, authorities to discuss procedures
  14. MAX CEO named boss of the year
  15. Tribune awarded for local coverage
  16. Revamped Explorers program returns to Tallassee


Tallassee tames field, wins state championship

It’s time for Tallassee’s softball all-stars to knock the dust off the Team Alabama jerseys as they head back to the Dixie Softball World Series. ... Read more

  1. Tallassee battles through postseason foes as tourney host
  2. Tiger Sharks swim to third in district
  3. Journey of a lifetime
  4. Tiger Sharks make waves as regular season ends
  5. Hollinquest to lead Tallassee basketball
  6. AWC coaches bring fundamentals and skills to midweek youth wrestling camp


Religion Briefs

• Episcopal Church of the Epiphany On July 26 a Morning Prayer worship service will be held at 10:30 a.m., with coffee hour to follow. ... Read more


Roye talks Chamber’s roles within Tallassee community

Roye talks Chamber’s roles within Tallassee community

With nearly a year under her belt as head of the Greater Tallassee Area Chamber of Commerce, Michone Roye is working to build an entity ... Read more

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Religion Briefs

• Episcopal Church of the Epiphany: On Nov. 30 at 9:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall, Father Wells Warren will lead the adult Sunday School ... Read more