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September jobless rate sees steep decline

Gains in the government and health services sector of the job market resulted in another notable decline in the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate. The ... Read more

County hiring freeze put on ice

County hiring freeze put on ice

Elmore County Administrator Grace McDuffie made a recommendation to the county commission to put the brakes on considering an immediate hiring freeze. During the commission’s ... Read more

Eclectic man dies in single-vehicle accident

An Eclectic man died early Wednesday morning after his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree about 1 mile north of Eclectic. Christopher Todd ... Read more

Unemployment rate drops in state, county again

Citing gains in the business and construction sectors, Gov. Robert Bentley announced the state’s preliminary seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for the month of August was ... Read more

Local schools, doctors on the alert for hard-hitting virus

Local schools, doctors on the alert for hard-hitting virus

By MITCH SNEED - Alex City Outlook Local physicians, healthcare facilities and schools have been put on alert to watch for a virus that hits children ... Read more