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Joint police effort leads to 50 arrests

The Clanton Police Department and Chilton County Sheriff’s Office have arrested approximately 50 people in joint operations serving Felony Warrants and Grand Jury Indictments throughout ... Read more

7 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Chilton County Commission vote for appointed school superintendent fails

By Zachary Seifter/ Staff Writer On the evening of Feb. 23, the Chilton County Commission considered a resolution to allow the county school board to appoint ... Read more

1 week ago by Zachary Seifter.

CCS bus maintenance earns perfect score on inspection

The Chilton County Schools bus maintenance department received a perfect score on this year’s inspection by the Alabama Department of Transportation. Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Great American Poetry Workshops Scheduled

The Central Alabama Performing Arts Guild will host a four-week series of American Poetry Workshops to be held via Zoom beginning March 4. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Chilton County BOE pursuing changing to appointed superintendent

The Chilton County Board of Education took the first step toward changing from an elected superintendent to an appointed superintendent with a vote on Feb. ... Read more

1 week ago by Joyanna Love.

Chilton County Schools on two-hour delay for Feb. 17

Chilton County Schools Superintendent Jason Griffin has announced that schools will start two hours later on Feb. 17 amidst weather-related concerns. “The delay is to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Relay for Life events announced

Organizers of the Relay For Life of Chilton County have announced fundraiser and remembrance events for this year’s campaign. Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Chilton County Schools closed for Feb. 16

Chilton County Schools Superintendent Jason Griffin has announced that schools will be closed Feb. 16 due to weather concerns. Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Icy conditions could impact commutes

Potential freezing temperatures tonight into tomorrow morning are expected to cause icy conditions for some Central Alabama roadways. Read more

2 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Chamber names new director

The Chilton County Chamber of Commerce has named Rachel Martin as its new executive director. Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Miss Relay For Life Pageant date announced

The Sixth Annual Miss Relay For Life Pageant, sponsored by the West End Baptist Church Relay For Life Team, will be held on Saturday, April ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Commission approves moving land ownership to cooperative district

The Chilton County Commission has approved a limited warranty deed that would change ownership of the future Alabama Farm Center at Alfa Centennial Park site ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Black History Month: Pelham made lasting impact on local education

During the mid-1930s, in the most rural outer banks of Verbena Romie McDaniel Pelham was born in the Mountain Creek community to Jessie and Mary ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Butterfly Bridge holding online auction fundraiser

Butterfly Bridge Children’s Advocacy Center has taken its annual fundraiser Flutter online this year in response to social distancing restrictions. Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

Chill hours looking good for the season

Colder temperatures during the development of peaches before they blossom is crucial to a successful crop. Read more

3 weeks ago by Joyanna Love.

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