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Census continues despite pandemic

One thing that continues to go on even in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic is the process of gathering data for the 2020 United ... Read more

15 hours ago by Anthony Richards.

Courthouse closes to public

The Chilton County Commission declared that the courthouse will be closed to the public for 14 days beginning April 1. “The health of our employees ... Read more

15 hours ago by Anthony Richards.

Chilton County 911 adds text option

Chilton County residents now have a new option to contact 911 dispatchers in an emergency if talking is not possible or would put them in ... Read more

16 hours ago by Joyanna Love.

BOE releases at-home study plan for rest of school year

The Chilton County Board of Education unanimously approved a plan to provide at-home educational options to students for the rest of the school year during ... Read more

17 hours ago by Joyanna Love.

BOE approves education plan for at-home study

The Chilton County Board of Education has approved a plan to provide at-home educational options to students for the rest of the school year.  Read more

2 days ago by Joyanna Love.

ADOR warns of scams related to stimulus checks

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor With plans by the federal government in place to release stimulus checks to those affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the ... Read more

2 days ago by J.R. Tidwell.

Health Department to offer limited COVID-19 tests

The Chilton County Health Department will be providing limited testing for those exhibiting coronavirus symptoms. Read more

2 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Ways to combat pandemic stress

Stress is a part of life for the average person, but how a person deals with stress can go a long way in determining the ... Read more

3 days ago by Anthony Richards.

January unemployment rate remains low

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor Chilton County posted an unemployment rate of 2.9% for the month of January. That number is almost a full point ... Read more

6 days ago by J.R. Tidwell.

DHR works around pandemic challenges

The Chilton County Department of Human Resources has remained fully staffed and operational throughout the coronavirus pandemic, and that is likely not to change. According ... Read more

6 days ago by Anthony Richards.

Governor declares April second chance month

Gov. Kay Ivey has proclaimed April to be second chance month in the state of Alabama. According to a press release, the governor’s resolution supports ... Read more

6 days ago by Anthony Richards.

Community comes together for social distancing fun

Families looking for fun things to do while keeping a safe distance from others due to COVID-19 have a new option thanks to Amy Jolley ... Read more

6 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Schools moving to online/at-home for rest of school year

Chilton County Schools instruction will be shifting to online or another form of home instruction in light of the continuing spread of COVID-19 following an ... Read more

7 days ago by Joyanna Love.

Isolation raises questions of child abuse

One of the unlikely results of families being urged to isolate and practice social distancing could be an increase in cases of child abuse. This ... Read more

7 days ago by Anthony Richards.

UPDATE: 1st confirmed cases of coronavirus in Chilton County, state sees 1st death

By J.R. TIDWELL / Editor The first confirmed case of coronavirus was listed for Chilton County. The Alabama Department of Public Health confirmed the case ... Read more

1 week ago by J.R. Tidwell.

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