Peggy Blackburn

Herald Managing Editor

Jobless rate continues to decline statewide

According to Gov. Robert Bentley, Alabama’s unemployment rate reached a six-year low in November. Bentley announced Friday that the preliminary, seasonally adjusted November rate is ... Read more

Former DOC officer with drugs out on bond

Former DOC officer with drugs out on bond

  Michael Anderson, the former Department of Corrections officer arrested in Wetumpka Tuesday with a half-pound of marijuana, is now out on bond.  Anderson, 28, ... Read more

WPD makes drug bust, including DOC officer

WPD makes drug bust, including DOC officer

  In a three-day span, Wetumpka Police captured suspects in two separate drug-related incidents, including an employee of the Alabama Department of Corrections. WPD received ... Read more  | 2 comments

All I can say is thanks!

At the City of Wetumpka’s Christmas tree lighting Tuesday night, one of  the announcements made was of this year’s Christmas on the Coosa parade grand ... Read more