Leaders of Calhoun County’s cities have less than three weeks to decide whether to be part of a major settlement with opioid manufacturers, though some local leaders Thursday said they weren’t aware of the deadline. Read the full story
Weaver police were investigating Friday after, they said, a child was given a piece of candy with a needle inside the night before. Read the full story
Authorities today named a pilot who was killed Sunday evening after the small airplane he was flying crashed into a wooded area near Weaver. Read the full story
Authorities today named a pilot who was killed Sunday evening after the small airplane he was flying crashed into a wooded area near Weaver.
The old railroad station in Weaver is long gone but the effect it had on the local community will be celebrated this Saturday during the annual Weaver Station Heritage Day.
Calhoun County's seven mayors spoke at the Chamber of Commerce’s yearly “State of the Cities” event Thursday, where leaders of the area’s seven cities give the public an overview of progress in their towns. Topics ranged from the massive to the mundane
The case of an Alexandria man charged last month after he allegedly manufactured psychedelic drugs was sent to a Calhoun County grand jury Tuesday after he opted to waive his preliminary hearing.
A Weaver man was charged Wednesday after he was found with drugs after leading police on a high-speed chase in May, according to law enforcement.
Another collective milestone was reached in hundreds of young lives — and one not as young — Thursday as high school graduation ceremonies played out across Calhoun County.
The Calhoun County Board of Education voted unanimously Thursday to name Summer Davis as the school system’s deputy superintendent. Davis, principal of Weaver Elementary for the past seven years, will oversee federal programs for county schools.
An Ohatchee woman was charged last week after, police said, she was found with bank account numbers, credit card numbers and other personal information from more than 20 people in April.
The rankings from U.S. News and World Report looked at math and reading scores on statewide tests, as well as graduation rates. But the biggest factor was college readiness – and, in particular, participation in Advanced Placement courses designed to give students a leg up on college content.
The Calhoun-Cleburne Major Crimes Unit made three felony drug arrests in March. One arrest is connected to a recent incident and two arrests stem from 2015, according to court documents.
A student was charged Sunday after he allegedly made threats on social media to bring a gun to Weaver High School, according to Calhoun County Sheriff Matthew Wade.
The architect said builders had used lightweight concrete supported by a non-porous metal sheet. That’s not a typical arrangement for roofing: Concrete absorbs water and over time can cause rust in the metal.