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Flowers sworn in as chief deputy
Former Talladega County Jail Administrator Ken Flowers was sworn in Friday afternoon by Circuit Judge Bo Hollingsworth as the county's second chief deputy.
Thu May 23, 2013
Radio system on its way to 911 control
An 800 MHz radio that is currently used by most public safety agencies in Calhoun and Talladega counties.
Resident stops home invasion; shoots suspect
A man in Talladega received a rude awakening after breaking into his neighbor's home in the 100 block of Dusty Trail Lane early Thursday morning between 4-4:30 a.m. Jimmy Lee Garrett, a 48-year-old male residing at 116 Dusty Trail Lane, was arrested and charged for second-degree burglary, but not before a catching a bullet in the foot for his ... (more)
Jenkins inducted into JSU Teacher Hall of Fame
Philip Jenkins, a seventh and eighth grade mathematics teacher at B.B. Comer Memorial High School, assists Comer students with their worm farm project.
Wed May 22, 2013
Autopsy shows missing race fan died of accidental drowning
Wednesday, the Talladega County Sheriff's Office host an appareciation luncheon for the many law officers, rescue workers and others who helped out in the search.
ARCS meeting called to discuss board dissolution
The Alabama Regional Communications System will hold a special board meeting May 28 at 4 p.m. at the Oxford Police and Municipal Court Building.
Republican legislators laud work done in 2013 session
The last day of the 2013 legislative session came to a productive end Monday, with Republican majorities in both Houses overriding the executive amendments of a Republican governor on the School Accountability Act and passing a flurry of local legislative acts before adjourning at midnight as required by law.
Sun May 19, 2013
Some 'old' drugs making a comeback
The Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force has several displays showing the types of drugs and drug paraphernalia they have come across over the years, from marijuana to methamphetamine to heroin, prescription drugs and dubious synthetics frequently available in convenience stores until recently.
Tue May 14, 2013
Missing Georgia Man Found Dead in Talladega
The 28-year-old Georgia man who went missing at Talladega Superspeedway has been found deceased in a body of water near a dam by search crews Tuesday, a relative confirmed to our news partner ABC 33/40. Nicholas Bower, of Villa Rica, Ga., had been missing since May 4 and was last seen alive camping with friends in the South Park campgrounds at the ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Peerless Poetry After Dark
Dreams sometimes have to be Refresh, Cleanse, and Baptize with a deeper Vision. May 14th will be the night that an Artist can have their soul dip into uncharted waters and come out fill with inspiration, passion, and a higher purpose to shake the grounds of the Earth.
Sat May 11, 2013
Zalen Seals shows off the face painting that was available.
Kids of all ages found plenty to do at Sylacauga's Sunshine Saturday event. Saturday marked the 27th year for the Arc of South Talladega County to host the event.
Fri May 10, 2013
Butts charged with capital murder in death of 2-year-old
An Oxford man has been charged with capital murder in Talladega County Circuit Court after allegedly causing the death of a 2-year-old boy.
Slideshow: Prayer on the Square
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Thu May 09, 2013
Oxford man charged with killing 2-year-old
Oxford police charged a man this afternoon with murdering a 2-year-old boy last week.
LHS, TCCHS earn Best High Schools award
Two Talladega County schools earned national recognition as 2013 Best High Schools Bronze Medal winners, an award given by U.S. News & World Report every year in April.
Wed May 08, 2013
Search ongoing in Talladega area for missing Georgia man Nicholas Bower
Talladega County authorities are looking for a Georgia man who they say has been missing since Saturday night at the Talladega Superspeedway.
Sunshine Saturday this weekend
A familiar community event in support of a worthy cause is coming up Saturday. The Arc of South Talladega County is hosting its 27th Sunshine Saturday on May 11 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Blue Bell Park.
Fri May 03, 2013
Two-year-old child's death under investigation
A 2-year-old boy's death is under investigation after an emergency call to an Oxford home today.
Molliston remembered for his concern for others
Funeral services for Charles Hugo Molliston, 70, will be Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Talladega.
Thu May 02, 2013
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Alabama auto industry to put out its first Acura
A Honda auto plant in Talladega County is kicking off mass production of the Acura MDX SUV this week.