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On Monday, June 21 my son Joseph Jay Scott of Coal City and Michael Kemp Thompson of Pineville, Kentucky will play seven golf courses, nine holes per course, in seven states in that one day.

A wreck that killed four Adamsville residents after their car plunged into Logan Martin Lake is being investigated by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA). The Pell City Police Department’s dive team assisted during the attempted rescue.

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A first court date has been set for early July in the case of former police officer Barry Wathen, who is charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance and one count of possession of a controlled substance.

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According to the attorney for the St. Clair County Commission, the new county jail under construction in Pell City is on schedule for its completion and is within budget.

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A second man has been arrested in the murder of Odenville’s Brian Shaw. Andray La’Quarn Pope Junior, 20, was arrested on Friday, June 4 at 5:30 p.m. following an outstanding warrant being issued for his arrest.

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Last Saturday, June 5, was the latest edition of the Pell City Hometown Block Party, hosted by the Pell City Chamber of Commerce.

Last week, the Pell City Police Department showed their commitment to the Special Olympics and also to special needs individuals around the world with their 2021 edition of the Torch Run.

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Retiring Riverside Police Chief Rick Oliver has many moments that stick out in his prestigious career, and each one of them has made him appreciative of a long run as a police officer and community servant.

The 2021 Lakefest was considered a large success by all who attended, from vendors to staff members to the patrons themselves.

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The struggle for racial justice has touched Alan Cashaw’s entire life. One year after George Floyd’s murder by a police officer, Cashaw said inertia rooted in “underlying biases” remains an obstacle.

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The District Attorney for St. Clair County joined other D.A.’s who signed a letter opposing the passing of the state’s medical marijuana bill. Despite their efforts, Gov. Kay Ivey signed the bill into law on Monday.

Moody Spotlight’s performance of “Camp Rock” was such a success this weekend that the performers wanted to keep on entertaining even after the show was over.

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The lawsuit involving boosters of the Springville Band and a Florida-based travel company known as Musical Destinations has been moved from court in St. Clair County to federal court in Birmingham per request of the defendants of the case.

The City of Leeds and the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the grand opening of White Flowers, at The Outlet Shops of Grand River in Leeds on Friday, April 30, 2021.

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Both the Pell City and St. Clair County school systems have made the decision to end their mask mandate for students and staff, with Pell City ending its mandate this week and St. Clair ending its next Monday. Additionally, visitors to St. Clair schools will have their mask mandate lifted on…

St. Clair County March unemployment rate fell to 2.5 percent, down from February’s rate of 2.7 percent.

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The Springville Police Department received at $5,000 Community Grant check from Springville Walmart last week, a move that highlights the local Walmart’s commitment to law enforcement.

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Backyard Leeds, along with the Leeds Area Chamber of Commerce and members of the Leeds city government, held a ribbon cutting and grand opening of the newest additions to the venue: Neighbors Brew and Pies and also Saw’s BBQ.

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