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Latest Clanton

Atkins retires from Russell Do-it

Mickey Atkins has been the store manager at the Russell Do-it Center in Clanton since the doors opened in July 1997. Read more

24 mins ago by Joyanna Love.

Minooka Park improvements moving along

Minooka Park continues to make strides forward thanks to several resolutions presented by Chilton County Commissioner Steve Langston and passed by his fellow commissioners during ... Read more

37 mins ago by Anthony Richards.

Clanton native makes history as SGA president

Ada Ruth Huntley of Clanton is serving as Auburn University’s first black female Student Government Association president. Read more

1 hour ago by Joyanna Love.

O-Flex turns to direct hiring

O-flex Metal Finishing in Clanton recently held its first job fair in an effort to find qualified candidates and hire them directly. Read more

7 hours ago by Joyanna Love.

Capital projects plan addresses schools needs

The new capital projects five-year plan for Chilton County Schools lists a roof for Thorsby High School as the top priority.       Read more

1 day ago by Joyanna Love.

Norman retiring after 33 years with CCS

Dara Norman is retiring from Chilton County Schools after 33 years. Read more

2 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Smile-A-Mile looking for supporters

Smile-A-Mile, which provides services to children receiving cancer treatments, has moved its 5K to a virtual platform. Read more

3 days ago by Joyanna Love.

8-year-old raises $400 for Children’s

It has been one year since 8-year-old Davon Scippio was released from Children’s of Alabama hospital after a weeklong stay. Read more

3 days ago by Joyanna Love.

August unemployment rate drops

The preliminary unemployment rate in Chilton County is continuing to decrease. Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

School system navigates COVID-19 cases

Chilton County Schools resumed classes nearly two weeks ago with detailed COVID-19 precautions in place. Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Free meals expanded to include school employees

Chilton County Schools is offering employees the opportunity for free breakfast, lunch and snack as a thank you for helping with serving meals to students. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Community leader Elijah Good dies from COVID-19

Community leader Bishop Elijah J. Good, 86, of Clanton passed away on Sept. 13 after losing his battle with COVID-19. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Clanton approves 2021 budget

The Clanton City Council approved the 2021 fiscal year budget on Sept. 14. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

BREAKING: Chilton County Schools to dismiss at 1 p.m.

Heavy rains expected as Hurricane Sandy continues to sweep across the state have prompted Chilton County Schools leadership to close school at 1 p.m. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Flooding expected from Sally

Hurricane Sally has made landfall and is expected to produce its share of rain for Chilton County. Although the National Weather Service in Birmingham does ... Read more

1 week ago by Anthony Richards.

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