Bob Crisp/The Daily Home Pete Storey
Childersburg Chamber of Commerce director Pete Storey is moving on after eight years on the job, working to help promote the city and help grow businesses in the community.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Judge refuses to reduce sentence for drunk driver who killed bride-to-be in 2004
Eric Hammonds, pictured several days after a March 2004 wreck that killed one woman and injured several others.
Childersburg City Councilwoman pleads guilty in nearly $1 million...
A Childersburg city councilwoman this morning pleaded guilty to bank fraud and money laundering charges related to the embezzlement of nearly $1 million from the bank where she had once worked.
Four arrested on felony drug charges
Four people have been arrested on felony drug charges in Talladega County in relation to three unrelated cases.
Childersburg authorizes mayor to sell industrial land
The Childersburg City Council authorized Mayor B.J. Meeks to sell almost 40 acres of industrial land to Blair Block to help the company expand and broaden its line of concrete block products.
Childersburg chili cookoff
The Childersburg Quarterback Club will host a community chili cookoff to raise funds for Holiday Help for students at Childersburg High School.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Carter hearing Wednesday; Conn case set for jury trial in January
Criminal cases are moving forward in federal court against two Talladega County defendants including a Childersburg city councilwoman whose case is set for a hearing this Wednesday, according to court records.
Study shows employees value friendship more than other benefits
Emily McLain/The Daily Home Second-grade teachers Rachael Glausier and Karen Torgerson review papers for an upcoming field trip at Indian Valley Elementary School in Sylacauga.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Shop with a Cop fundraiser upcoming
Members of the Coosa Valley Fraternal Order of Police are throwing a party to raise funds for the annual Shop with a Cop program, when youngsters get to do some Christmas shopping with local lawmen.
Community feasts brings out hundreds in Sylacauga, Childersburg
Bill Kimber/The Daily Home Isaac Wilson, 9, carries a plate through the serving line at the Childersburg community Thanksgiving dinner.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Proposed air permits for Keystone Energy available for review
Trees in Alabama could one day provide the electricity to light homes and power computers in Great Britain, if a factory under consideration is built in Childersburg.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Repo man target of menacing and harrassment
A man attempting to repossess a pickup truck Sunday morning was the victim of menacing and harassment, he reported to Childersburg Police.
CFD cooking turkeys to raise toys for needy children
Deep-fried turkey may be the best thing to happen to Thanksgiving dinner since turkey itself, some people say, but most will agree that it can be costly, troublesome and messy to fry a turkey at home.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Members of Leadership Childersburg spent the day Thursday learning about government in Childersburg and Talladega County.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Miss Childersburg performs at veterans home
Rachel Rivers, Miss Childersburg 2014, performed in the Powell Family "Until They All Come Home" USO style show at the Col.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
A piece of Childersburg history
Bill Kimber/The Daily Home The steel support that holds the railroad track aloft in downtown Childersburg was installed in the late 1950s, when two pillars were removed from the trestle to make more room for highway traffic.
Sylacauga illusionist eyeing bright future
He can make other things disappear in thin air, but the itch to perform just won't go away.
Cburg municipal judge retires after 37 years
Bill Kimber/The Daily Home Childersburg Mayor B.J. Meeks, left, congratulates R. Larry Ward upon his retirement as the city's municipal judge for more than 37 years.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Library offers reduced fines for canned goods
Books may be food for thought, but the folks at Childersburg's Earle A. Rainwater Memorial Library have found a way to help provide food for hungry people.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
'Alabama Road Trips' book released
The top road trips in Alabama are outlined in the new book "Alabama Road Trips."