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Due to the coronavirus spreading throughout the state and into Elmore County, many local businesses and organizations are taking precautionary measures by announcing closures and making other changes.

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The latest COVID-19 cases reported by the Alabama Department of Public Health has reached 1,106 confirmed cases in the state of Alabama.

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Alabama reached the millennium mark overnight with The Alabama Department of Public Health now reporting 1,013 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the state.

Mayor Johnny Hammock made the executive decision to close all area parks and recreation areas after the state mandate on Friday, March 27. While Bell Park, Veterans Park, the Funtastic Fort are all closed, Hammock says area parking lots are f…

The number of positive confirmed cases of the coronavirus has increased to 720 confirmed cases statewide as of Saturday night. There were 639 as of 10 a.m. Saturday morning. The confirmed coronavirus-related death count still sits at three, according to Alabama Department of Public Health.

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Social distancing is new to many, especially those who thrive on being social with other people. Even the term is new. And while these uncertain times can cause elevated anxiety, founder and operator of SOAR Inc. Andrus Love has some helpful tips for those who may be struggling mentally with…

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Alabama has issued a new public health order as of Friday morning to close more “non-essential” businesses effective 5 p.m Saturday. The order will be in place through April 17.

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The number of positive confirmed cases of the coronavirus has increased to 540 confirmed cases statewide. The confirmed coronavirus-related deaths is up to three.

The Macon County Humane Shelter sent out an SOS via Facebook on March 23. The shelter has taken a significant hit due to the coronavirus health pandemic and is asking the public for assistance.

The Macon County Humane Shelter sent out an SOS via Facebook on March 23. The shelter has taken a significant hit due to the coronavirus health pandemic and is asking the public for assistance.

The number of positive confirmed cases of the coronavirus has increased to 157 confirmed cases statewide. As of 4:30 p.m.. Sunday, there are six cases in Elmore County, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

The number of positive confirmed cases of the coronavirus has increased to 138 confirmed cases statewide. As of 9:37 a.m. Sunday, there were still six confirmed cases in Elmore County, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.

The City of Tallassee announced Wednesday, March 18, that City Hall would be closed to in-person visits. There will be no municipal court cases heard on March 20, April 3 or April 10, as city officials follow state guidelines to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

Smoke filled the air as first responders from Tallassee Fire Department, Tallassee Police Department and Friendship Fire Department responded to an explosion at Neptune Technology Group on Thursday, March 12 around 9 p.m.

The number of COVID-19 cases is increasing across the state and there are still only two confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Elmore County as of 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.