7 hrs ago
New chief named at Lay Lake VFD
Richard Davis is the new chief of the Lay Lake Volunteer Fire Department following action by the department's directors on Wednesday evening.
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16 hrs ago
Teens fishing find body of boater missing for 3 weeks in Coosa River
Talladega County Coroner Shaddix Murphy said Steve Tripp's body was found at 6:30 p.m. in the Riverwalk subdivision, about three miles down the river from where the Feb. 18 crash happened.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Judicial Commission: Part-time judges responsible for defendants' rights
Editor's Note: This story has been updated to clarify Larry Ward's status in the lawsuits against Harpersville and Childersburg.
Former Childersburg City Councilwoman sentenced to 33 months in prison for $1 million bank...
A former Childersburg city councilwoman was sentenced this morning to nearly three years in federal prison for her guilty plea to bank fraud and money laundering charges related to the embezzlement of nearly $1 million from the bank where she once worked.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
House focuses on 'pro-life' bills going to the Senate
Both houses of the state legislature continued to grind through the regular session, with much energy on the House side focused on a package of "pro-life" bills that will now make their way to the Senate.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Coosa Fest looking for volunteers, vendors and pets
Organizers are gearing up for Childersburg's annual Coosa Fest, which is coming up next Saturday offering fitness, food and fun for everyone.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Childersburg begins conversation about proposed sales tax increase
Shoppers could pay an extra penny on each dollar they spend for the next few years to help the city repair pothole-riddled roads, if the City Council passes a sales tax increase that was discussed Tuesday night.
Womanless pageant postponed
The "Dude Looks Like a Lady Womanless Beauty Pageant" scheduled for this weekend in Childersburg has been postponed.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Motorcycle ride planned to help family of child with leukemia
A springtime motorcycle ride will help the family of a Childersburg boy who's in treatment for leukemia.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Judy Rochelle voted into Childersburg Hall of Fame
Bill Kimber/The Daily Home Marvin and Judy Rochelle are the first married couple to both be voted into the Childersburg Hall of Fame.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Man injured attempting to flee police
A Childersburg man suffered severe injuries Sunday when he wrecked his car while attempting to flee from Childersburg Police, Chief Doug Wesson said.
Two ATRIP projects move closer to completion
Two Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement Program projects moved one step closer to completion following a trio of actions taken by the Talladega County Commission during a meeting Monday night.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Shamrock Shuffle run
When Coosa Fest rolls around on March 15, the Childersburg Kiwanis Club's Shamrock Shuffle run will get the day's activities going.
Womanless beauty pageant coming to Childersburg
If you're looking for something fun to do, drag yourself to Childersburg's R.S. Limbaugh Community Center next Saturday night for the "Dude Looks Like a Lady Womanless Beauty Pageant."
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Man charged with felonies in Mustang case
A Childersburg man faces up to 20 years in prison, after being charged Wednesday with two felony counts in connection with the theft of a vintage Mustang, investigator Sgt.
Phyllis Wheatley reunion
Graduates of the former Phyllis Wheatley High School in Childersburg will gather for a reunion Friday through Sunday, July 4 through 6, at the Bella Luna events center in Childersburg.
Man missing after Coosa River boat wreck
Bill Kimber/The Daily Home Rescue squad volunteers unload parts recovered after a boat wreck Tuesday afternoon on the Coosa River near Childersburg.
Childersburg to discuss tax increase to improve streets
City leaders will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, March 4, to discuss raising sales taxes by 1 cent to improve city streets.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Search to continue Wednesday for missing boater
Talladega County rescue crews and marine police have suspended their search for a missing boater and will resume early Wednesday morning.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Suspect confesses to stealing vintage Mustang
A Childersburg man in the Talladega County Jail has confessed to stealing a vintage Mustang from a mini warehouse last month, Childersburg Police Chief Doug Wesson said.