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Maplesville hires two new police officers

The Maplesville Town Council approved Monday to hire two new full-time police officers and to accept the resignation of an existing officer. The council accepted ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Thursday, November 13, 2014 9:14 pm

Columns

From first impressions to family

Three years and three months ago, I walked into the Advertiser office with a notebook, a pen and roughly two months of experience working at ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Thursday, November 13, 2014 2:04 pm

Clanton

Habitat for Humanity dedicates homes for three families

“A lot of people think that it’s freely given, but you really work for it,” Katherine Connell said. “We had a lot of help from ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Friday, November 7, 2014 3:42 pm

Jemison

CCA holds Veterans Day chapel service

“More than 40 million American service men and women have worn the uniform of the Armed Services,” Curry said. “These men and women have defended ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Friday, November 7, 2014 11:22 am

News

BOE approves year-end financials for 2014

The Chilton County Board of Education approved financial statements and bank reconciliations for September 2014 and for the end of the 2014 fiscal year at ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Wednesday, November 5, 2014 7:10 pm

Clanton

New Miss Chilton County queens crowned

“I was very excited about the opportunity,” Robbins said of being crowned. “I was honored just to represent my county at Miss Alabama and to ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 6:25 pm

News

VHS Beta Club inducts new members

“A third of our students qualified to join Beta Club,” VHS Assistant Principal Dwight Swindle said. Read more

by Emily Beckett, Monday, November 3, 2014 5:56 pm

Clanton

Daylight Saving Time to end Sunday

People in Chilton County and across the United States will regain an hour this weekend as Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday. Read more

by Emily Beckett, Saturday, November 1, 2014 12:31 am

Isabella

Isabella takes down Thorsby in last game

“We just wanted to come out and have fun playing football tonight,” Isabella head coach Scott Booth said after the game. “The enthusiasm was there. ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Saturday, November 1, 2014 12:19 am

Maplesville

Town to accept Toys For Kids applications in November

Completed applications for assistance will be accepted at Town Hall from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. only on Wednesdays during November until the week of ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Wednesday, October 29, 2014 7:50 pm

Clanton

Retired Educators hold free wellness clinic

“It was very thorough,” Retired Educators member Linda Hand said of the clinic, which included screenings for cholesterol, blood pressure, blood glucose and individual health ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:06 pm

Maplesville

Police search for suspect in attempted robbery in Maplesville

Authorities are looking for a suspect involved in an attempted robbery at Dollar General in Maplesville on Sunday. Read more

by Emily Beckett, Monday, October 27, 2014 4:06 pm

Clanton

CIS students commended at A honor roll tea

“I challenge you to work hard,” Clanton Fire Chief David Driver said. “You being in here proves that you work hard. Nothing in life is ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Thursday, October 16, 2014 4:45 pm

News

10th annual Care Net banquet raises $15K

“It was an awesome banquet,” Susan Scott said. “It’s an awesome ministry. I am privileged to serve here, and we just need everybody’s help to ... Read more

by Emily Beckett, Wednesday, October 15, 2014 3:59 pm

Clanton

Seventh career tech open house draws 300

LCTC partnered with the Chilton County Chamber of Commerce for the open house to be a Business After Hours event open to the public. Read more

by Emily Beckett, Tuesday, October 14, 2014 4:50 pm

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