TALLADEGA -- The Talladega City Board of Education voted 4-0 Tuesday to approve a virtual school option for grades 7-12. Board member James Braswell was absent.
A federal judge sentenced a Weaver woman Tuesday to one month in prison for accepting a bribe to smuggle in a cellphone to an inmate, officials said Tuesday.
TALLADEGA -- Norfolk Southern Railroad installed two new crossing signals Tuesday on Stephen J. White Memorial Boulevard and Johnson Avenue in Talladega.
TALLADEGA -- The Talladega City Council voted unanimously Monday night to go ahead with a feasibility study for a splash pad to be built in the 2017-18 fiscal year.
TALLADEGA -- A Talladega man is being held on a $50,000 bond after being charged with selling cocaine, according to Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force Cmdr. Jason Murray.
RESTON, Virginia -- Lisa Dickerson, an official with Sylacauga City Schools, was recently awarded the Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations certification by the Association for School Business Officials International (ASBO International).
TALLADEGA -- A Talladega woman who was charged with drug possession and resisting arrest is now facing several additional charges, according to law enforcement sources.
Stacie Marie Gardner, 31, worked as a correctional officer at the Federal Correctional Institution in Talladega when she accepted $1,474 in January 2015 to smuggle a cell phone to the inmate, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance’s office in Birmingham.
LINCOLN -- Members of the Lincoln City Council during a meeting Tuesday unanimously approved the assignment of zoning classifications for three previously annexed properties.
TALLADEGA -- A two-vehicle accident Monday at the 275 Bypass and Jackson Trace Road injured one person, according to Talladega police Chief Jason Busby.
TALLADEGA COUNTY -- A Pell City man is facing several felony theft counts in connection with a series of incidents at Logan Landing in February, according to Talladega County Sheriff’s Capt. Bill Kennedy.
TALLADEGA COUNTY -- Talladega County sheriff’s officials are investigating the claims of a Sylacauga man who says he was robbed of his wallet and rifle following a fight.
PELL CITY – Courthouse security was a main topic of discussion Tuesday during a St. Clair County Commission work session.
LINCOLN -- The first clue that the tan two-story house standing apart on McCaig Road is not the average family home is the store-like glass door imprinted with “Fresh Start Ministries” in curling script.
Jefferson State Community College was named one of the best colleges to work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education for the second consecutive year.
Southern States Bank has announced that Jack Swift has been promoted to senior executive vice president. He will manage the mortgage lending department, the Anniston/Calhoun County branch, the Birmingham/Jefferson and Shelby counties branch and the Sylacauga/Talladega County branch for Southern States Bank.
The Talladega County GET OUT THE VOTE (GOTV) Coalition will begin its “Drive Thru Voting” rally throughout Talladega County on Aug. 6 in Sylacauga.
The Talladega City Council voted 4-0 with one abstention Monday evening to approve a contract with Telegraph Creative for event management and asset creation for “Christmas On The Square” for a cost of $50,000.
TALLADEGA -- The Talladega City Council voted unanimously Monday night to appoint Council President Dr. Horace Patterson and Councilman David Street to a special subcommittee to discuss City Manager Patrick Bryant’s new contract.