Latest Clanton

Roads still recovering from flooding

After heavy rains fell throughout portions of Chilton County earlier this month, many roads are still recovering from flooding. “The roads are still very wet,” ... Read more

County’s preliminary unemployment rate for March decreases

Chilton County’s preliminary unemployment rate for March 2014 decreased 0.4 percent from the revised February 2014 rate. The county’s preliminary rate for March was 6.2 ... Read more

Authorities respond to ammonia leak in Clanton

Authorities in Clanton responded Friday morning to a report of an anhydrous ammonia leak at Merchants Foodservice. “At the time of the call, we didn’t ... Read more

DUI murder case headed to trial

A case involving a Plantersville man charged with murder for the death of a Jemison man will go to trial in July. Cedric Randall, 28, ... Read more

Author, illustrator speaks to Clanton Elementary students

“It is one of the most fun jobs in the whole wide world,” Michelle Nelson-Schmidt said of being an author and illustrator. “You guys can ... Read more