Latest Jemison

Former teacher sentenced for rape, sodomy charges denied parole

A former Thorsby High School teacher who was sentenced to five years in prison for rape and sodomy charges of a student was denied parole ... Read more

County’s unemployment rate for November shows slight decrease

Chilton County’s preliminary unemployment rate for November decreased 0.1 percent from the revised October rate of 5.5 percent. Although the 5.4 percent preliminary rate for ... Read more

Shoplifters flee toward school, causing lockdown

Four schools in Clanton were placed on lockdown Thursday morning after two males shoplifted from a nearby business and fled on foot toward the schools. ... Read more

Live Nativity in Jemison a tradition for family and community

For Laurel Lee Adams, bringing alive the story of the Nativity has become a tradition for both her family and the community. “My parents, Phil ... Read more

Neighborhood Grill opens in Clanton

The Chilton County Chamber of Commerce sponsored a grand opening and a ribbon cutting for the Neighborhood Grill on Wednesday. The Clanton restaurant, located next ... Read more