The Elmore County Board of Education has been intentional about positioning itself for future success, and the district’s Chief Financial Officer Jason Mann has played a key role in the process.
The Elmore County Food Pantry’s annual Taste of Elmore County event has been canceled because of COVID-19, said board director Jonathan Yarboro, who is also pastor at First Presbyterian Wetumpka.
Gov. Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Public Health announced Friday that ADPH will provide COVID-19 vaccinations for people 75 years old or older, as well as first responders, including law enforcement and firefighters, statewide by appointment only beginning Jan. 18. Appointments at …
The Elmore County Art Guild recently announced that its 2021 Annual Winter Guild Show has been canceled, along with all other activities, due to rises in COVID cases in the area.
With an increased number of personnel absences at Coosada and Holtville elementary schools, all students at both schools have transitioned to virtual platforms for the remainder of this week.
In an effort provide some relief for area clinics overwhelmed with COVID-19 testing, Elmore Community Hospital is opening a COVID clinic on Tuesday.
The Herald was able to talk to Wetumpka Mayor Jerry Willis about some successes and challenges of 2020 and also to look ahead to the future. See our questions and Willis’s answers below:
Gov. Kay Ivey on Dec. 28 announced that she has extended the successful Alabama Broadband Connectivity for Students program into 2021 thanks to a provision in the latest COVID-19 relief package passed by Congress last week and signed by President Donald Trump on last Sunday evening.
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The Elmore County Economic Development Authority, with assistance from other local leaders, recently helped facilitate the sale of commercial property to a Wisconsin-based real estate firm.
The Elmore County Art Guild, the oldest art organization in Elmore County formed in 1985, held their December membership meeting at Coaches Corner on last Wednesday.
The Elmore County Historical Society is on a mission to save two historic Elmore County cabins, the Ma Brown Dogtrot and the Sewell Cabin.
Two Wetumpka teenagers are doing what they can to help ensure that other teens in foster care don't feel left out or forgotten during the holidays.
Wetumpka's annual Christmas on the Coosa took place on Saturday. A highlight of the event was the Home Town Christmas Parade that took place at 2 p.m. There were roughly 70 groups participating in the parade.
On Wednesday, Dec. 9, the Justice Department filed suit against the State of Alabama and the Alabama Department of Corrections.
Sandra Cousins is more than just the administrator at Wetumpka Health and Rehabilitation. To those who worked with her every day, she was also a friend, mentor and counselor.
The residents of Elmore County have an opportunity to show its support for the Humane Society of Elmore County by voting for the shelter in the Happy Pawlidays Challenge.
The Wetumpka Chamber, Main Street Wetumpka and the city of Wetumpka are gearing up to host the city’s second installment of A Downtown Dickens Christmas.