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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 …

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.

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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An Airport Road Intermediate School student is the winner of an essay contest that required students to write about any dreams they have regarding aerospace.

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An Airport Road Intermediate School student is the winner of an essay contest that required students to write about any dreams they have regarding aerospace.

Santa took a break from his duties in the North Pole to deliver some Christmas Cheer at Shear Envy Hair Salon and Boutique on Friday.

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. 

Despite the uncertainty 2020 has brought, an annual holiday tradition counted on since 1955 is continuing for its 65th year — the NORAD Santa tracker.

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.