It’s been 25 years since Alexander City native Chad Wilson has been on stage at the Grand Ole Opry.
Recently, Elmore County’s Broadband Taskforce met with the Association of County Commissions of Alabama’s (ACCA) Investing in Alabama Counties (IAC) team to discuss updating the countywide broadband study originally completed by Sain & Associates originally in late 2019.
Elmore County Commissioner Bart Mercer has been selected to serve as a member of the Association of County Commissions of Alabama’s (ACCA) 2022-2023 Board of Directors. Mercer was elected to the position at the ACCA 94th Annual Convention held in August.
A crash involving a cyclist occurred at approximately 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, and has claimed the life of an Eclectic man. Raymond P. Butler, 74, was critically injured, when he was struck while riding his bicycle by a 2008 Nissan Altima driven by Shawniquie D. Butler, 31, of Tallassee.
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Ten rising seniors from across Elmore County were selected on July 16 to participate in the Distinguished Young Women of Elmore County 2023 Scholarship Program.
Lew Burdette is tired of seeing Alabama at the bottom of so many categories — like education, healthcare and prisons.
Elmore County’s Emergency Management Agency Director Keith Barnett said there were no injuries reported in the 11 miles of damage across the county.
Much of Tallapoosa and Elmore counties are at marginal risk for severe weather today and Friday, including possible quarter-size hail and high winds, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
After months of complaints to the Elmore County Commission, a contract with Waste Management was defaulted in favor of seeking bids and accepting a contract with Arrow Disposal at last week’s county commission meeting.
A man who shot at Elmore County deputies Saturday faces one count of attempted murder and two counts of shooting into an occupied dwelling.
With anticipation of growth and to stay competitive in keeping and recruiting teachers, the Elmore County Board of Education is seeking a seven-mills more of ad valorem tax.
American households can now order a set of four rapid COVID-19 antigen tests, which ship free starting in late January through the U.S. Postal Service. An online order form can be found here.
The Elmore County Commission announced Monday that they would be taking bids for a new solid waste removal provider, signaling a severance with the current contractor, Waste Management.
A new U.S. Treasury Department ruling on how COVID-19 relief funds can be spent declares the construction of correctional facilities "generally ineligible," but falls short of issuing a clear verdict on Alabama's prison plan.
A total of 605 Elmore County residents tested positive for COVID-19 in the week after Christmas with the omicron variant "spreading like wildfire," according to state health officer Dr. Scott Harris.
According to a press release distributed Wednesday, the Alexander City Walmart is ready to receive and dispense the recently FDA authorized COVID-19 antiviral medications Paxlovid and Molnupiravir, today as supplies allow.
The omicron variant, a shorter incubation period and families gathering for the holidays have combined to create a perfect storm of new COVID-19 cases nationwide.
A brief EF-0 tornado that touched down in Elmore County Friday afternoon is so far the only confirmed tornado to have occurred in Alabama during this past weekend's outbreak.
The Montgomery Police Department has officially notified CrimeStoppers that missing person Crystal Collins has been located. Collins was reported missing Friday Nov. 19.