County superintendent ‘excited’ about House’s budget for education

It wasn’t everything Elmore County Schools Superintendent Dr. Andre Harrison had hoped for, but he said he’ll take it. The Alabama House of Representatives unanimously ... Read more

Wetumpka’s population continues to rise

Wetumpka’s population continues to rise

  According to the most recent Census Bureau estimates almost every Elmore County community has seen continued growth in  population. Wetumpka tops the list with ... Read more

Alabama Power warns of scam in Wetumpka area

If you are an Alabama Power customer in the Wetumpka area, be on alert. Alabama Power Area Manager Mike Jordan told the Herald Monday that ... Read more

Probate judge claiming commission owes $880,000

Elmore County Probate Judge John Enslen filed a claim Thursday against the Elmore County Commission seeking more than $880,000 to be put in a discretionary ... Read more

Teens injured in separate boating accidents

A 15-year-old Birmingham boy and an 18-year-old Wetumpka woman are both in Birmingham hospitals following separate boating accidents this weekend on lakes Martin and Jordan. ... Read more