Talladega, ALAnniston Star

Teenager dies in apparent drive-by shooting

An apparent drive-by shooting on Tinney Street on Sunday evening took the life of a 17-year-old. D’Marian Miller was pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting, according to Det. Jeremy Faulkner. Miller and an 18-year-old man were walking up a driveway just after 4:15 p.m. on the 300 block...
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Hoover, ALwvtm13.com

Shelby County man killed in crash on I-459 Galleria flyover exit ramp in Hoover

HOOVER, Ala. — The coroner has identified the Shelby County man killed in a single-vehicle crash near the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover on Saturday. Cortland Richard Dusseau, 73, of Maylene, was driving a Buick LaCrosse on the Interstate 459 North Galleria Boulevard flyover exit when he lost control of his car and crashed, according to Hoover police. Authorities said the car struck a fence and ended up in a ravine.
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Alexander City, ALDadeville Record

Russell Medical senior facilities plans coming together

Officials at Russell Medical are not worried they haven’t yet broken ground on the Benjamin Russell Legacy Project. The slight delay is playing into their hands. The extra time is giving architects a chance to make the project better. “The original timeline has been changing due to the worst possible...
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Calera, ALShelby Reporter

Calera downtown development plan to include public input

CALERA — The month of August has the potential to define a significant part of Calera’s future—and local residents will get an opportunity to voice their opinions to help city leaders develop a “master plan” for the historic downtown area. The plan is based on recent recommendations from the Regional...
Hoover, ALhooversun.com

Hoover council gives $580,000 tax break to keep industrial company

The Hoover City Council on Monday night agreed to abate about $580,000 worth of property and sales taxes for a Hoover industrial company to allow it to consolidate its offices and expand its presence in the city. Revere Control Systems, a company that engineers, assembles and installs automation and control...
Talladega, ALAnniston Star

Talladega council approves resolutions regarding economic development programs

TALLADEGA — The Talladega City Council unanimously approved resolutions supporting outside programs designed to boost economic development: Main Street Alabama and Alabama Communities of Excellence. According to the first resolution, Main Street Alabama is “an incorporated, nonprofit association … focused on bringing jobs, dollars and people back to Alabama’s historic...
Sylacauga, ALsylacauganews.com

Sylacauga City Council proposed agenda – August 3, 2021

SYLACAUGA, Ala. – The Sylacauga City Council will meet for its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday night at City Hall. The meeting is scheduled for 6:00 with a work session beginning at 5:00. Here is the proposed agenda:. Public hearing to consider amendment to Zoning Ordinance #2224A-20 as recommended by the...
Sycamore, ALmainstreetpreps.com

Two Sycamore wrestlers compete at Deep South Duals

Two Sycamore high school wrestlers competed on a team of other Tennessee high schoolers in a duals tournament in Alabama. Rising senior Dalen Kimble wrestled at 145 pounds and went 9-0 over the weekend defeating the majority of his opponents by major decisions, meaning by 9 points or more. Rising Junior Logan Heckert won six matches on the weekend while losing some close matches to some power house kids wrestling up at 160 pounds.
Talladega County, ALsylacauganews.com

[WATCH] Behind the Headlines, weekly SylacaugaNews.com podcast– Episode 41: 2021 Talladega County Football Media Day and Nancy Dickson from SAFE

SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Go beyond the news and get the real story. Join Hannah Hammonds, for Behind the Headlines, the weekly SylacaugaNews.com podcast bringing you conversations behind the stories we tell and report. Watch the video podcast weekly on SylacaugaNews.com, MIX 106.5, and KiX 100.3 Facebook pages Saturday mornings at...
Bibb County, ALalabamawx.com

Strong Storms Affecting Parts of Autauga, Bibb, Chilton, Dallas, & Perry Counties

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN AUTAUGA…SOUTHERN. CHILTON…NORTHEASTERN PERRY…SOUTHEASTERN BIBB AND NORTHEASTERN. At 239 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along. a line extending from near Talladega National Forest to 9 miles. northwest of Paul M Grist State Park. Movement was southeast at 25. mph. Winds in excess of...
Clanton, ALClanton Advertiser

Arts Festival celebrates return to Clanton

It was an exciting day for art in Chilton County on July 31 as the Chilton County Arts Festival was able to be held after missing a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizer Mack Gothard said they were able to have the event sooner than he had anticipated given the circumstances.