Rebels blank B.B. Comer in 5 innings

Rebels blank B.B. Comer in 5 innings

Pitching performance: Thorsby pitcher Blake Bradberry shut out B.B. Comer on Wednesday, allowing three hits and no walks in five innings. With a 10-0, five-inning ... Read more | Add your comment

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Cool temperatures expected this week

Heavy rainfall is expected to fall throughout Chilton County Monday night into Tuesday morning with cooler temperatures arriving for part of the week. “Showers and ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Jemison police seek help in identifying door-to-door scam | Add your comment
  2. Thorsby Council approves bylaws for Parks and Recreation | Add your comment
  3. Jemison man faces manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing | Add your comment

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3-year-old with rare disorder receives therapy pool

3-year-old with rare disorder receives therapy pool

Friends and family joined 3-year-old Jacob Jones on Saturday as he was presented a therapy pool by Make-A-Wish Alabama and other sponsors. Without saying a ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Council favors agreement to add online bill pay capabilities

Thorsby’s Town Council voted to enter into an agreement with a vendor that will result in the municipality being able to accept online payments for ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison council approves water rate increase

The Jemison City Council voted Monday to adopt an ordinance to increase usage rates for the city’s water customers. The council approved an increase of ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Town Council discusses Parks and Recreation bylaws

Thorsby’s Town Council on Monday was presented revised bylaws for the town’s Parks and Recreation organization. Town Clerk Crystal Smith gave each of the council ... Read more | Add your comment

Jemison student receives community service award

Jemison student receives community service award

Jemison High School senior Ashland Blankenship recently received a Prudential Spirit of Community Certificate of Excellence for her service to the community. Blankenship received the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thorsby bans trucks on two town streets | Add your comment
  2. Garrison Farm and Home Center to participate in FFA fundraiser | Add your comment
  3. Florists have rosy outlook preparing for Valentine’s Day | Add your comment
  4. Church members tell Thorsby Town Council they want to help | Add your comment
  5. BREAKING: Chilton County schools will be closed Friday | Add your comment
  6. Huntley wins 2014 county spelling bee | Add your comment
  7. Auditor praises Thorsby’s finances | Add your comment
  8. BOE awards Thorsby greenhouse bid (updated) | Add your comment
  9. Miss Winter Pageant raises money for summer reading program | Add your comment
  10. Scale Back Alabama kicks off in Chilton County | Add your comment
  11. Man charged in girl’s death arrested for DUI | Add your comment
  12. Jemison police seek help locating stolen ATV | Add your comment
  13. THE YEAR AHEAD: Thorsby faces need to paint water tank | Add your comment
  14. THE YEAR AHEAD: Jemison hopes to attract new business | Add your comment
  15. Thorsby adds two employees to Public Works department | Add your comment
  16. Jemison will host Citizens Academy beginning Feb. 11 | Add your comment
  17. McMinn named Jemison’s Officer of the Year | Add your comment
  18. Florida couple names son Jemison after father’s hometown | Add your comment
  19. Chilton Co. schools delayed two hours Monday, Tuesday | Add your comment
  20. Plenty of sunshine, cooler temps expected for Christmas | Add your comment
  21. Endangered whooping cranes stop in Chilton during migration | Add your comment
  22. Authorities urge residents to secure homes for the holidays | Add your comment
  23. Residents, not rivals, to blame for Thorsby School vandalism | Add your comment
  24. Jemison Christmas for Kids drive delivers to children in need | Add your comment


Jemison picks up important area wins

By Trey Hickman | Special to the Advertiser The visiting Jemison Panthers blasted West Blocton, 15-2 and 7-2, to complete a doubleheader sweep of their ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Rebels blank B.B. Comer in 5 innings | Add your comment
  2. McManus’ pitching, Barnett’s hitting pace Rebels to win | Add your comment
  3. Jemison loses lead, falls at Bibb County | Add your comment


Hunters pack church for season kick-off event

Hunters pack church for season kick-off event

Full house: Nearly 600 people attended Union Springs Baptist Church’s Hunting Season Kickoff event Saturday, where dinner was served and the Gospel shared. Union Springs ... Read more | Add your comment



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FACES & PLACES: Research center offers many resources for farmers

Editor’s note: This story appeared in The Clanton Advertiser’s annual Faces & Places publication. Copies are still available at the the Advertiser’s office at 1109 ... Read more | Add your comment


Farm Day teaches students about agriculture

Farm Day teaches students about agriculture

Ralph Hayes of R&N Farms in the Collins Chapel community shows Thorsby FFA members McKinley Sellers, left, and Lacey Caudle the proper technique for milking ... Read more | Add your comment

Faith and Family

Mars Hill celebrates 125 years

Mars Hill celebrates 125 years

William Short is the pastor of the church, which is located just off County Road 42, west of Jemison. Read more | Add your comment


Thorsby mayor looking ahead to next four years

By Tracia Bussey With another election now behind him, Dearl Hilyer is already busy with plans for the next four years of a second term ... Read more | Add your comment