Butterfly Bridge receives teddy bear donation

Butterfly Bridge receives teddy bear donation

Ona Lee Jones enjoyed making sure children were happy. “My mother was the type of person who spent her life taking care of other people,” ... Read more

Man accused of killing 8-year-old dies Monday

A man charged with killing an 8-year-old Jemison Elementary School student while driving drunk in 2012 died on Monday. Danny Ray Smith, 66, of Tuscaloosa ... Read more

Active training session held at LeCroy

Several Chilton County educators participated in an active shooter training session titled “Run, Hide, and Fight” on Tuesday at the LeCroy Career Technical Center. Training ... Read more

New commissioner shares goals for county

Joseph Parnell describes himself as a Christian, husband, father and businessman, but most recently added Chilton County Commissioner to the list. Parnell, 41, was sworn ... Read more

Town’s new clerk prepares to start job

“I want to be back home,” Dawn Smitherman said. “I have a son that’s a junior (in high school). He’s in sports, so I’ll be ... Read more