Staff Reports, Author at The Clanton Advertiser

Clanton

Verner retires from library

The Chilton-Clanton Public Library said goodbye recently to a dear friend and coworker Nell Verner. Staff celebrated Nell’s retirement with tasty food, many laughs, and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 28, 2022 2:54 pm

Clanton

Local law enforcement looking for kidnapping suspect

From the Jemison Police Department The Jemison Police Department, assisted by the Chilton County Sheriff’s Office, Clanton PD, Thorsby PD and ALEA are currently searching ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 7:31 pm

Clanton

Network outage suspends in person driver’s license transactions

**UPDATE** The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Driver License System (LEADS) is currently functioning for both in-person and online services. From ALEA MONTGOMERY — The Alabama ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 27, 2022 8:40 am

Opinion

COLUMN: Learning the dance of the fire

Playing with fire might be dangerous but can also be inspiring.  Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 26, 2022 8:34 am

Opinion

Author looking for local history on park

Eric Cox of Panama City, Florida grew up coming to Alabama for vacations and to visit family. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 11:42 am

Engagements

Haley Barnett to marry Adam Johnston

Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Barnett of Thorsby announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Haley, to Adam Johnston, son of Mr. and Mrs. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 12, 2022 10:26 am

Jemison

One dead after crash near Jemison

From ALEA A single-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 4:10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, has claimed the life of a Calera woman. Teresa Rae Forman, 40, was ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 12, 2022 8:27 am

Obituaries

Margaret Leigh Pate

Margaret Leigh Pate, age 55, passed away June 25, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. She was born Nov. 30, 1966 in Birmingham, daughter of the late ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 8, 2022 4:33 pm

Obituaries

J.W. “Dub” Short

J.W. “Dub” Short, 90, of Alabaster passed away Sept. 2, 2022 at Shelby Baptist Medical Center. He was born January 9, 1932 in Chilton County, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 8, 2022 10:59 am

Opinion

OPINION: Jemison business hosting mini ‘World of Wheels’

Residents can expect to see a miniature ‘World of Wheels’ in Jemison on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at O’Reilly’s Auto Parts in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 2, 2022 3:18 pm

Schools

JHS graduate attends Ivy-League summer program

From Staff Reports Alexis Powell, a 2021 graduate of Jemison High School and a sophomore at Alabama A & M University, recently completed the six-week ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 29, 2022 3:05 pm

Opinion

Time for Chilton’s ‘Peachiest’ Leaves

During most of the year, local residents are blessed to witness trees across Chilton’s countryside that are doused in vibrant colors; especially peach trees in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 26, 2022 3:25 pm

Schools

Ward awarded scholarship

From Staff Reports Sara Ward of Chilton County has received an academic and music scholarship to The University of Montevallo. This covers her first year of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 24, 2022 4:30 pm

Schools

Thorsby FFA receives grant

Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 23, 2022 3:20 pm

Opinion

COLUMN: Be Bold, Go Gold event returns

By Elisabeth Altamirano-Smith | Community Column The Eli Jackson Foundation, which raises awareness for childhood cancer, will host Be Bold, Go Gold Sept. 10 from ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 19, 2022 1:00 pm

< Older