The Eclectic Town Council voted to reopen Eclectic Town Hall and all city departments now that Gov. Kay Ivey has loosened state mandates regarding COVID-19.
Although the Eclectic Public Library has been open since June 2020, library director Betty Coker said residents have been slow to return to the library.
Elmore County students racked up awards at the 2021 Greater East Alabama Regional Science and Engineering Fair that was held at Auburn University at the end of March.
Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced on Friday, April 16, that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted March 2021 unemployment rate is 3.8%, down from February’s rate of 4%, yet above March 2020’s rate of 2.6%.
Twenty-five students throughout Elmore County have been named finalists in the 2021 Joe Sewell Memorial Award and John Sewell Memorial Scholarship program.
Elmore County High School’s Maroon Machine band hosted its fourth mattress sale fundraiser on Sunday, April 11, and band director Anthony Vittore said the event was a success.
For Eclectic resident Jasmine Williams, owning a restaurant was a dream born out of days spent in the kitchen cooking with her grandmother.
Southeastern Grocers, the parent company of Winn-Dixie, announced Tuesday, March 30, that it would be expanding the number of Alabama pharmacies offering COVID-19 vaccinations to the public.
About 150 families in the Eclectic community received fresh fruit and produce during the Mobile Food Pantry event held on Monday, March 29, in the parking lot of Eclectic United Methodist Church.
The Elmore County Commission approved a proclamation at its meeting on Monday, March 22, recognizing April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month throughout the county.
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- Female suspect identified in credit card fraud, theft case
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- Holtville run-rules Marbury to clinch area championship
- Defense and Jaxon Shineflew secure area title for Wetumpka baseball
- Ryals McNeely breaks down his perfect game
- Holtville and Edgewood baseball appear in ASWA rankings; Tallassee softball still leads way
- Area baseball playoff preview
- 2021 Joe Sewell Award finalists, keynote speaker announced
- Wetumpka pulls away from Stanhope to secure area title
- PHOTOS: Wetumpka wins area title
- PHOTOS: Holtville locks down area title
- PHOTOS: Wetumpka picks up regular season area title
- Wetumpka bests Stanhope Elmore in area play
- Edgewood baseball clinches area title
- Edgewood softball clinches area title
- PHOTOS: Wetumpka beats Stanhope to open area series
- PHOTOS: Wetumpka beats Benjamin Russell
- PHOTOS: Benjamin Russell called out on the paths a few times in close plays against Wetumpka
- PHOTOS: Elmore County defeats Horseshoe Bend
With no significant precipitation in the weather forecast for the remainder of the week, the Alabama Forestry Commission is advising people to use extreme caution with all debris burning and outdoor fires.
With spring just around the corner and warmer days on the horizon, it’s a great time to make a few small changes that can improve your home’s energy efficiency. With these easy tips provided by Alabama Power, expect savings and a more comfortable home.
Those hoping to get a glimpse of the black history projects completed by Elmore County Schools students will have a chance to do so on Saturday.
Elmore County High School’s Maroon Machine marching band needs the community’s help to win USA Today’s Best Band Fan Favorite Award for high school bands in the state of Alabama.
Downtown Eclectic is no longer the same Eclectic Abby Traylor, owner of The Leopard Fox boutique, was dying to leave in high school.
Eclectic Mayor Gary Davenport is asking for the community’s input about the town’s cable, internet and phone services through Spectrum/Charter Communications as the town’s contract with the provider will soon be up for renewal.
Elmore County's Claud community is mourning the death of business owner Charles LaVoyde Bush who died at 84-years-old after a yearlong battle with lung cancer and advanced COPD.
Multiple students in Elmore County High School’s Maroon Machine marching band received top honors during the Alabama Bandmasters Association’s All-State competition.
Americans have always cared about gas prices given the nature of its volatility; it suddenly goes up, it suddenly goes down, all without an obvious explanation.
Ingram State Technical College and Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin are partnering to bring adult education/GED preparation and testing services to Elmore County Jail inmates.
The Elmore County Commission recognized two county residents – Eric Cagle and Jade Eldridge – for their outstanding achievements at its meeting on Monday.
Students in the Elmore County Public Schools district have an opportunity to learn more about American history through the lens of African Americans thanks to a Black History Month project spearheaded by District 2 Board of Education member Wendell Saxon.
Elmore County Public Schools Superintendent Richard Dennis said the district has been busy preparing for today, the day that teachers are able to receive the COVID-19 vaccination.
After searching for more than six years, the Dixie Art Colony Foundation recently announced the acquisition of a 1948 oil painting by Dixie Art Colony artist Lucille Whitten Sharp.
Elmore County Public Schools’ Chief School Financial Officer Jason Mann is now one of only 23 school finance professionals in Alabama to earn the title of Certified Administrator of School Finance and Operations through the Association of School Business International.