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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

1 hour ago by Anthony Richards.

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.

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.

Isabella pass rush stymies Rebels

The Isabella Mustangs played their most complete game of the season en route to a 40-8 trouncing of rival Thorsby on Sept. 11. The game ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Commission approves budget, preps for road projects

The Chilton County Commission approved a budget of $22,772,056 for its 2020-21 fiscal year during its meeting on Sept. 8. The budget is broken down ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

County employees become Tier 1

The Chilton County Commission passed a resolution for all of its employees to begin being classified as Tier 1 during its meeting on Sept. 8. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Runner completes memorable marathon

Samantha Pitts Sims was set to run her third Boston Marathon when the event was reworked because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Community raises funds for K–9 officers

The Chilton County Sheriff’s Office has several four-legged officers that accompany their human counterparts to keep the county safe. Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Firefighters share ideas with state leaders

The Chilton County Firefighters Association meeting on Sept. 3 offered an opportunity for volunteer firefighters to voice their ideas for how to help with recruitment ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

Jemison student explores space camp

For Samantha Turner, this summer has been a little different with many of the camps and events she would go to being cancelled due to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anthony Richards.

CCS planning after-school program

The Chilton County Board of Education took the first step in establishing an after-school program during a meeting on Sept. 3. Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

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