TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY -- Timothy Peters will look to take his No. 17 Toyota to Victory Lane for the third straight year at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday in the freds 250 powered by Coca Cola. Peters credits his crew preparing his F-150 for Talladega for his success at the 2.66 tri-oval.

TALLADEGA -- Four years ago, a man woke up in his Newtown, Connecticut, home and killed his mother and then drove to Sandy Hook Elementary School and killed 20 first-graders and six school personnel before shooting himself in the head.

SYLACAUGA – The story of “Adolf Hitler’s Rise to Power” will be the program by Dr. Dan J. Puckett at the adult brown bag SouthFirst Lecture Series at Comer Library on Wednesday.

SYLACAUGA -- A group that has ties to Sylacauga, The Griffith Family, is among the artists being considered for a Grammy nomination, according to the list of entries released Monday.