Eclectic

February unemployment drops

Alabama’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.8 percent in February, down slightly from January’s rate of 6.0 percent. February’s decline in unemployment is significantly improved from ... Read more

Eclectic to Wetumpka: residents hearing gun shots

Shots rang out Wednesday night in three separate incidents around Wetumpka and Eclectic. The gunshots were reported to the Elmore County Sheriff’s Department and the ... Read more

Phishing scam pointed at bank customers, non-customers

Phishing scam pointed at bank customers, non-customers

In less than three weeks another Wetumpka business is reporting telephone scam artists trying to phish personal information as well as banking information from area ... Read more

Storm spotter class reset for Tuesday

The Elmore County Emergency Management Agency (ECEMA) will hold a free SKYWARN Basic Storm Spotter Class Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. The class was ... Read more

Dadeville resident spots prison escapee, alerts law enforcement

Dadeville resident spots prison escapee, alerts law enforcement

Dadeville resident Tura Farish assisted with the capture of an Alabama Department of Corrections prison escapee Wednesday morning. Farish, who just happened to be driving ... Read more