16 hrs ago
EMA warns of potential dangerous weather
A representative of the Talladega County Emergency Management Agency said Thursday that potentially dangerous weather could be on the horizon early Sunday morning.
20 hrs ago
LPD continues search for murder suspect
The Police Department continues to search for an unnamed suspect in connection with the murder of a Talladega man.
Developing character through Scouting
Shane Dunaway/The Daily Home Munford Middle School eighth-grader and Life Scout Jacob Smith and his parents, Debby Smith and Craig Smith, prepare for the ribbon-cutting ceremony officially opening the special needs preschool playground on the Munford Elementary School campus Wednesday.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
Talladega man gets 62-year sentence for murder, attempted murder in botched 2012 drug deal
A Talladega County man convicted of murder and attempted murder in a botched 2012 drug deal was sentenced Wednesday to 62 years in prison, according to The Anniston Star.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Juvenile arrested for bomb threat at SHS
A juvenile was arrested Dec. 17 and charged with making terrorist threats in connection with a recent bomb threat at Sylacauga High School, according to Sylacauga police.
Weaver and Sons receives tax abatement
The City Council voted 4-0 Monday night to abate all non-education taxes for Weaver and Sons relative to the purchase of a new $1.8 million cutting system.
15 miles of copper wire stolen
Investigators from the Talladega County Sheriff's Department seek information after being alerted that an estimated 15 miles of copper wiring was stolen from an Avondale Mills warehouse in Sylacauga over a two-year span.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Lincoln police investigating murder of Talladega man
The Police Department is investigating the murder of a Talladega man. Talladega County Coroner Shaddix Murphy identified the victim as John Caldwell, 63. "He was found by family members at his residence on Roberson Road at approximately 12:48 p.m. Monday," Murphy said.
Talladega man has more than 11 years tacked onto prison sentence for second round of hoax anthrax letters
A Talladega County man, who was to be released from federal prison next year, today had 11 years and three months tacked onto his sentence after a second conviction for sending fake anthrax letters to judges, lawyers and others.
Man in Friday wreck remains in critical condition
A man who was injured in a single-car accident on Stemley Bridge Road Friday remains in critical condition at University Hospital in Birmingham.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Council to pay for increase in employee insurance costs
The Talladega City Council voted unanimously Monday night to take on the entire cost of a 5 percent increase in employee health insurance premiums, with no additional costs to the employees.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
CASA expands into Talladega County
Elsie Hodnett/The Daily Home Amber Uptain, volunteer program coordinator for Tri-County Court Appointed Social Advocates, is pictured with Jerryl Gaither, the first Talladega County CASA volunteer.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Honda's Alabama plant employees donate more than 3,200 toys and food items in holiday...
Honda's Alabama workers donated more than 3,200 items, including 51 bicycles in their annual toy and food drive.
Food distribution Wednesday in Sylacauga
Free food distribution will be Wednesday, Dec. 18, starting at 8 a.m. at the J. Craig Smith Community Center in Sylacauga.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
There's an app for that
A new app for smartphone users was announced this week by Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard and Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh, an app designed to help voters identify their current House and Senate members in addition to representatives for new legislative districts that will take effect in 2014.
Cooke to speak to Republican Party
Dr. Stan Cooke, who is a candidate for lieutenant governor, will be speaking to the Talladega County Republican Party on Tuesday, Dec. 17, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Spring St. Community Center in Talladega.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Pell City man faces charges after leading police on chase in Talladega County; 2...
A Pell City man who tried to run from Lincoln police just before midnight Tuesday and wrecked his vehicle faces drug charges, according to The Daily Home .
Lincoln man arrested on two counts of murder, manslaughter related to traffic accident
Alabama State Troopers arrested a Lincoln man today on two counts of murder and two counts of manslaughter in connection with a March traffic crash in Talladega County.
Talladega man pleads not guilty to kidnapping
A Talladega man has pleaded not guilty after being indicted for kidnapping in the first and second degree Wednesday morning.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Shoes for Christmas nets 262 pairs
The Daily Home's 2013 Shoes for Christmas effort has reached $6,555, enough donations to buy 262 pairs of shoes for local children who need them.