New ‘meteor’ will drop New Year’s Eve

Organizers are gearing up for Wetumpka’s traditional “asteroid” strike – but there will be one major change this year. The man-made “meteor” which has fallen ... Read more

Updyke must pay $700 or go to jail

Harvey Updyke, whose fame was earned after admitting to poisoning the legendary oak trees at Toomer’s Corner at Auburn University, must pay $700 to the ... Read more

Holiday cheer: Gas prices still dropping

Gas prices continue to drop in the state and the country to give drivers a little more holiday cheer. As of Tuesday gas prices in ... Read more | 1 comment

Harrison appointed to schools top job

During a special called meeting Monday, the Elmore County Board of Education voted 6-1 to appoint Dr. André Harrison as superintendent of education. Harrison, who ... Read more

Finalists named for superintendent’s post

After a two-week advertisement for the soon to be superintendent’s job within the Elmore County School System, Dr. Terry Jenkins supplied the Elmore County Board ... Read more