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On average, 5-7 tons of trash is removed from Lake Jordan during the Lake Jordan Home Owners and Boat Owners Association’s annual Lake Cleanup event.

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From paintings and ceramics to woodwork and music, various forms of artistry were on display at the Art Walk held in downtown Wetumpka on Friday, April 2.

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Downtown Wetumpka was abuzz Thursday night as people gathered on the streets and along Merchants alley for Main Street Wetumpka's first installment of the Community Market.

Wharf Casual Seafood is bringing the coast to Wetumpka. It was announced Thursday, April 1, that the seafood restaurant will open in Wetumpka later this year in the former Shoney's building.

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The Elmore County Historical Society is preparing to host its annual Wetumpka City Cemetery Tour on April 17 and it promises to be a fun way for residents to learn about the county's history through the eyes of cemetery residents.

Members of the Wetumpka City Council and Mayor Jerry Willis on Monday, March 15, were treated to sneak peek inside of the new Kelly Fitzpatrick Memorial Gallery that's currently being renovated.

After receiving updates from the county's Emergency Management Agency on Tuesday evening, Superintendent Richard Dennis announced that Elmore County Schools will close early on Wednesday.

The National Weather Service in Birmingham is predicting that a significant severe weather event is likely for Wednesday afternoon and could last through early Thursday morning.

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Stanhope Elmore ninth grader Olivia Stephens said she was shocked to learn that she'd won first place in the high school essay division of a districtwide Black History Month contest, spearheaded by District 2 Board of Education member Wendell Saxon.

The city of Wetumpka and the Wetumpka Police Department united on Thursday, March 11, to celebrate Arbor Day and to pay tribute to one of their own, late Police Chief Danny Billingsley.

GasBuddy is warning motorists that the national average may breach $3 per gallon by Memorial Day after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ meeting on March 4 closed with no meaningful increase in oil production.

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.

After receiving updates from the county's Emergency Management Agency on Tuesday evening, Superintendent Richard Dennis announced that Elmore County Schools will close early on Wednesday.

The National Weather Service in Birmingham is predicting that a significant severe weather event is likely for Wednesday afternoon and could last through early Thursday morning.

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Stanhope Elmore ninth grader Olivia Stephens said she was shocked to learn that she'd won first place in the high school essay division of a districtwide Black History Month contest, spearheaded by District 2 Board of Education member Wendell Saxon.

The city of Wetumpka and the Wetumpka Police Department united on Thursday, March 11, to celebrate Arbor Day and to pay tribute to one of their own, late Police Chief Danny Billingsley.

GasBuddy is warning motorists that the national average may breach $3 per gallon by Memorial Day after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ meeting on March 4 closed with no meaningful increase in oil production.

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 driving through downtown Wetumpka have likely noticed that construction has started on the next phase of the downtown revitalization project as a part of the sidewalk on Company Street is being removed.

The Elmore County Food Pantry serves roughly 700 clients but that would not be possible with the support of local businesses and strong community support. The Wetumpka Winn-Dixie holds annual food drives to support the food pantry and this year their customers and associates stepped up to he…

State Farm insurance agent Ken Owen prides himself on the relationships he’s built within the community during his years of business. A testament to his dedication is the fact that he’s now insuring the third generation of an Elmore County family.

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We have all heard of second Saturday events, but a local artist has the first Friday on his mind. From April through November, artists from around the area will join together for a downtown Wetumpka Art Walk on the first Friday of the month, beginning April 2, from 4 to 8 p.m.

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The Wetumpka Police Department recently arrested an 18-year-old in connection with a theft that occurred on Feb. 8.