Local youth softball team finishes second in World Series

Local youth softball team finishes second in World Series

North Chilton Intensity 12-and-under all-star softball team finished second in the U.S. Specialty Sports Association World Series in Gulf Shores. Pictured are (kneeling, from left ... Read more | Add your comment

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Council considers leasing property for maintenance shop

Thorsby’s Town Council met for a short meeting Monday, but not for lack of anything to discuss. The council was supposed to reconvene for a ... Read more | Add your comment

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Thorsby fireworks show moved to Labor Day

Thorsby’s rained-out July Fourth fireworks show will instead be held on Labor Day, Sept. 1, it was announced Monday at the Thorsby Town Council meeting. ... Read more | Add your comment

No injuries reported in three weekend wrecks on I-65

No injuries were reported from three wrecks along Interstate 65 on Saturday in Chilton County. The first wreck occurred at 8:50 a.m. at the 217-mile ... Read more | Add your comment

Thorsby Council accepts bid for re-painting water tank

Thorsby’s Town Council on Monday accepted the lowest bid for repainting the town’s water tank. Out of five bids received, the base bid from Scott ... Read more | Add your comment

Deadline for Peach Cook-off entries is Wednesday

The deadline for submissions in the 2014 Peach Festival Cook-off is 4 p.m. Wednesday. The annual Cook-off will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at ... Read more | Add your comment

Council meetings cancelled

Two city council meetings scheduled for Monday were cancelled. The Jemison City Council meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday was cancelled Monday morning. The next ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. ‘Movies in the Park’ to begin Friday | Add your comment
  2. Jemison’s schedule for trash pick-up to change | Add your comment
  3. Graduation ceremonies to be held May 22 | Add your comment
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  5. Town’s water tank could be re-painted | Add your comment
  6. City buys municipal insurance | Add your comment
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  14. Cool temperatures expected this week | Add your comment
  15. Jemison police seek help in identifying door-to-door scam | Add your comment
  16. Thorsby Council approves bylaws for Parks and Recreation | Add your comment
  17. Jemison man faces manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing | Add your comment
  18. 3-year-old with rare disorder receives therapy pool | Add your comment
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  20. Jemison council approves water rate increase | Add your comment
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Local youth softball team finishes second in World Series

Local youth softball team finishes second in World Series

North Chilton Intensity 12-and-under all-star softball team finished second in the U.S. Specialty Sports Association World Series in Gulf Shores. Pictured are (kneeling, from left ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Thorsby’s Morgan named player, hitter of year | Add your comment
  2. Jemison softball knocked out of area tournament at West Blocton | Add your comment
  3. Jemison seniors recognized, then perform in win | Add your comment

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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

Schools

CCA to participate in Alabama Opportunity Scholarship Fund

Chilton Christian Academy is a participating school in the Alabama Opportunity Scholarship Fund. The AOSF is a program designed to help families in the state ... 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

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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