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Clanton hosts disc golf tournament

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The city of Clanton played host to a disc golf tournament put on ... Read more | Add your comment

Clanton 6U team caps off perfect season with Regional World Series victory

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   Complete and utter perfection. That is what was achieved by Clanton’s 6U All-Star ... Read more | Add your comment

Clanton 6U All-Stars to compete in Regional World Series

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The road to perfection remains attainable for the Clanton 6U All-Star team. After ... Read more | Add your comment

Giles wins South MVP in AHSAA All-Star Series

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   Marlie Giles is at it again. The Chilton County High School softball star ... Read more | Add your comment

Clanton

Clanton Council approves GIS mapping resolution

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The Clanton City Council approved a resolution to contract with CDG Engineers and Associates to purchase a GIS mapping software ... Read more | Add your comment

by Zachary Seifter.

Clanton

Clanton Council to vote on GIS mapping software resolution

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The Clanton City Council discussed a resolution to purchase a GIS mapping software during its meeting on July 22. The ... Read more | Add your comment

by Zachary Seifter.

Obituaries

Norma Jean McMinn Dennis

Norma Jean McMinn Dennis, 78, of Verbena, Alabama passed away July 24, 2021 at her residence in Verbena, Alabama. She was born February 20, 1943 ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 11:50 am

Obituaries

Jeanette Pauline Scott

Jeanette Pauline “Tootsie” Scott, 82, of Clanton, Alabama passed away July 24, 2021 at her residence in Clanton, Alabama. She was born April 29, 1939 ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 11:49 am

Divorces

Divorce Records

The following divorces were issued in Chilton County from July 15-21:   July 15 Colenthia A. Rutledge from James Lee Rutledge Jeffrey McGee from Tiffany ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Sunday, July 25, 2021 11:45 pm

Marriages

Marriage Records

The following marriages were issued in Chilton County from July 16-22:   July 16 Kacy Michelle Brasher to Richard Dylan Moseley   July 19 Alexis ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Sunday, July 25, 2021 11:44 pm

Fire and Police Reports

Clanton Fire Department

The following is an activity report of the Clanton Fire Department for the week of July 14-20:   July 14 Medical Alarm: 500 Block Cobblestone ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Friday, July 23, 2021 2:57 pm

Fire and Police Reports

Clanton Police Department

The following is an activity report of the Clanton Police Department for July 14-22:   July 14 Suspicious activity/incident: 107 Coker St. Negotiating worthless instrument: ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Friday, July 23, 2021 2:56 pm

Fire and Police Reports

Chilton County Sheriff’s Office

The following is an activity report of the Chilton County Sheriff’s Office for July 14-20:   July 14 Criminal trespass, third degree: 00 Block of ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Friday, July 23, 2021 2:54 pm

Land Transactions

Deeds

The following deeds were transferred in Chilton County from July 15-21:   July 15   Curtis Scruggs and Mattie Scruggs to Jamie Ryan Scruggs for ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Friday, July 23, 2021 2:52 pm

Clanton

Company plans to bottle Mineral Springs water

Mineral Springs has been a popular spot in the history of Chilton County because of the water and its potential health benefits. Read more

by Joyanna Love, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 2:59 pm

Clanton

Parnell clarifies on commission’s property purchases

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   An investment in the future. That is what the Chilton County Commission views its recent land purchases as. To Chilton ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 11:42 am

News

School board pursuing Jemison band room drawings

The Chilton County Board of Education will be getting architectural drawings for a band room expansion or addition for Jemison High School following a vote ... Read more

by Joyanna Love, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 11:29 am

Jemison

Wildlife Spectacular planned in Jemison

By JOYANNA LOVE/ Managing Editor A fun event for outdoor enthusiasts, hunters, fishermen and their families is coming to Chilton County. Union Grove Baptist Church ... Read more

by Joyanna Love, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 9:24 am

Clanton

Jemison Boy Scout retiring flags for Eagle Scout project

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   Becoming an Eagle Scout is one of the highest honors one can receive when a part of the Boy Scouts. ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 12:02 pm

News

Thorsby to try again with Movies in the Park

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The Town of Thorsby will attempt to hold its Movies in the Park event this year on July 30 at ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 10:38 am

Maplesville

Maplesville approves new garbage pick-up contract

The Maplesville Town Council has entered into a three-year contract for garbage pickup with Liberty Disposal Inc. Read more

by Joyanna Love, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 10:33 am

Jemison

Jemison looking for traffic relief, better internet

Traffic issues in Jemison after recent accidents on Interstate 65 and internet outages have Mayor Eddie Reed looking for ways to improve the situation. Read more

by Joyanna Love, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 10:22 am

News

Thorsby to look into buying ambulance

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The Thorsby Town Council voted to allow its fire department to look into buying a used ambulance during its meeting ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 10:16 am

Clanton

2021 Distinguished Young Woman of Chilton County named

Evelyn Cleckler of Clanton chose to participate in Distinguished Young Women of Chilton County for scholarship money, but she never thought she would be the ... Read more

by Joyanna Love, Monday, July 19, 2021 4:33 pm

Jemison

Internet outage in North Chilton County causes frustration, loss of revenue

Access to internet has become a necessity for many to complete daily tasks, including local businesses. Read more

by Joyanna Love, Monday, July 19, 2021 12:20 pm

Clanton

Chilton Auburn Club to host Poker Run event

By ZACHARY SEIFTER/ Staff Writer   The Chilton Auburn Club will be hosting its first ever Poker Run event at Higgins Ferry Park on July 31. ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Monday, July 19, 2021 11:57 am

Divorces

Divorce Records

The following divorces were issued in Chilton County from July 8-14:   June 8 Tabatha P. Stokes from Stephen H. Stokes James Michael Turner from ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Monday, July 19, 2021 11:43 am

Marriages

Marriage Records

The following marriages were issued in Chilton County from July 9-15:   July 9 Roman Jarrell Nix III to Tekeisha Vatrel Cooper Chase Oneil Elrod ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Monday, July 19, 2021 11:42 am

Land Transactions

Deeds

The following deeds were transferred in Chilton County from July 8-14:   July 8   Joan Bethune-Thomas to Leatha Caffee for $3,000 Lot 14, Block ... Read more

by Zachary Seifter, Monday, July 19, 2021 11:37 am

Columns

Local chef bringing new ‘soul food’ to Clanton

July is National Culinary Arts month. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 16, 2021 2:03 pm

Clanton

Unemployment increased in June

Unemployment in Chilton County rose to 3.1% in June, according to preliminary reports from the Alabama Department of Labor. Read more

by Joyanna Love, Friday, July 16, 2021 10:22 am