SYLACAUGA -- The Sylacauga City Board of Education hosted an open job fair Thursday in an effort to recruit new talent to the teaching staff at all four of the system’s schools.

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Robert Bentley, the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs, and the Alabama Legislative Black Caucus hosted the first Alabama Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Presidents’ Retreat on Wednesday at the Wynfield Estate, according to a press release.

LOACHAPOKA -- Winterboro’s high school baseball team crushed Class 1A, Area 6 foe Loachapoka 12-1 in six innings Wednesday.

A racially charged clash late last year among young Sylacauga residents now seems to be an ongoing source of division – among some of the adults involved.

In our busy lives, a to-do list keeps us focused on what we should be doing. Wouldn't it be great if everyone operated that way?

Several women of The Rocky Zion Baptist Church made pillowcase dresses for African girls as their mission project for 2016.