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City streets closing

A variety of streets in downtown Wetumpka will be closed next week through the first week of March to accommodate water, sewer and drainage improvements. ... Read more

Commission cited for not complying with state bid laws

The prior Elmore County Commission administration was cited by auditors for failure to comply with the state bid laws regarding the renovations to the Elmore ... Read more

Wetumpka woman among 5 people dead in Saturday crash

A two-vehicle accident in Chilton County claimed the lives of five people, including a Wetumpka man Saturday afternoon. Christina Robinson Deramus, 37, of Wetumpka was ... Read more

Federal Court strikes down Alabama’s ban on same-sex marriage

U.S. District Judge Ginny Granade ruled in favor of same-sex unions on Friday by striking down Alabama’s amendment banning such marriages. What led to this ... Read more

Capsized boat leaves trio stranded on Tallapoosa River

Coffee never looked so good in the hand of Rockford’s Elijah Phillips as it did Wednesday morning. Fishing buddies Calvin Horton of Elmore and Ben ... Read more