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The Elmore County Commission learned at Monday’s meeting an energy savings program instituted two years ago has already shaved $500,000 off utility bills at its facilities.

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The official first day of fall is Sept. 23 and organizers at The Learning Tree are bringing back a popular fundraiser for anyone who wishes to adorn their porch or yard with mums.

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God's Congregation Holiness Church's Bishop Aldophus Gauntt opened the doors to the House of Love and Mercy in 2000 and in those years the program has helped free countless women from addiction, domestic violence and other life-threatening situations. Over the years, the shelter has served w…

Combat veteran Dr. Greg Dubay and fellow members of Operation Combat Bikesaver will hand out free American flags Thursday at the intersection of Highway 14, Barnett Boulevard and Friendship Road in Tallassee.

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The official first day of fall is Sept. 23 and organizers at The Learning Tree are bringing back a popular fundraiser for anyone who wishes to adorn their porch or yard with mums.

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God's Congregation Holiness Church's Bishop Aldophus Gauntt opened the doors to the House of Love and Mercy in 2000 and in those years the program has helped free countless women from addiction, domestic violence and other life-threatening si…

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Today was the first day of class for students in Reeltown Schools. Reeltown Elementary School principal Raymond Porter says he is excited about the school year ahead. Porter says he is grateful to a part of a community that show great support…

God's Congregation Holiness Church's Bishop Aldophus Gauntt introduced members of the Tallassee Rotary Club to residents at the House of Love and Mercy on July 25 during a regular meeting at Cozumel on Gilmer Avenue.

As an added precaution during the heavily traveled Fourth of July holiday, the Alabama Department of Transportation is doing its part for road safety by having no temporary lane closures on Alabama interstates after noon on Wednesday through midnight Sunday.

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According to assistant chief of police at the Wetumpka Police Department, Ed Reeves, a black male, Jahmari George, 27-years old, of Montgomery, was arrested on Wednesday, June 5, after a pursuit that began at Wal-Mart on Hwy 231 in Wetumpka and ended near Linville Funeral Home on Hwy 14 near…

The Tallassee VFW Post 5035 is hosting its third annual crawfish boil on April 20 beginning at 12 p.m. to benefit a scholarship fund for Tallassee and Reeltown high schools.

Community Home Health and Hospice, an affiliate of Community Hospice Care, is the only locally owned and operated non-profit home care and hospice agency serving Tallassee, Eclectic, Reeltown, Wetumpka and surrounding communities.

The following are Elmore County’s results from the Nov. 6 General Election. Polls close at 7 p.m. There are currently 30 out of 30 precincts reporting, including absentee ballots. Provisional ballots will be counted this upcoming Tuesday.

Search efforts resumed Friday morning for the two people missing in Thursday night's boat crash on Lake Jordan, according to patrol commander Capt. Gary Bunchanan with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Marine Patrol.

To better serve the citizens, the Elmore County Commission continues to partner with Advanced Disposal to host free Countywide Cleanup Days. With the first cleanup set for this Saturday, March 10. Six cleanup sites will be open on the second Saturday of every month from 9 a.m until 1 p.m.. F…

(Submitted) Amanda Weldon, a member of Rocks for Alec, posted the photos of Rocks for Alec from the Colosseum in Rome, Italy. These very special rocks are inspiring others to live life while keeping Alec Tyndall’s memory a live and well.(Submitted) Amanda Weldon, a member of Rocks for Alec, …

The Elmore County Commission held further discussion on the county’s Fiscal Year 2016-2017 budget Monday before finally approving the budget with no further modifications.

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 it into the hands of the Elmore County Commission.