Eclectic

Eclectic murder suspect identified, arrested

Eclectic murder suspect identified, arrested

An alleged argument over how fast a tractor was fixed led to a murder charge in Eclectic. Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin announced that following ... Read more

Local legislators not sold on governor’s plan

Local legislators not sold on governor’s plan

  During a press conference Friday, Gov. Robert Bentley laid out his plan to address the state’s $700 million general budget shortfall. Bentley’s proposal includes ... Read more

County adopts memorial policy

County adopts memorial policy

Crosses, wreathes and other roadside memorials along the county roads will now have a more uniform look. The Elmore County Commission recently voted to adopt ... Read more

Eclectic death determined to be homicide; sheriff’s department IDs man of interest

The State Department of Forensic Sciences concluded last week’s death of Stanley Lee Thornton was indeed a homicide, Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin told the ... Read more

Elmore County High AD Rowe passes away Monday

Longtime Elmore County High School teacher and athletic director Grady Rowe unexpectedly passed away Monday afternoon. He was 57. Rowe died after being rushed to ... Read more