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February unemployment drops

Alabama’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.8 percent in February, down slightly from January’s rate of 6.0 percent. February’s decline in unemployment is significantly improved from ... Read more

Draft beer, Sunday sales awaits council’s approval

Sunday alcohol sales and draft beer sales within the city limits of Wetumpka will have to wait until April 8. In a special called meeting ... Read more

WHS robotics team wraps up trip to D.C.

WHS robotics team wraps up trip to D.C.

  The Wetumpka High School Robotics team finished up its trip to Washington D.C. on Tuesday and arrived in Wetumpka early Wednesday morning. “It was ... Read more

Eclectic to Wetumpka: residents hearing gun shots

Shots rang out Wednesday night in three separate incidents around Wetumpka and Eclectic. The gunshots were reported to the Elmore County Sheriff’s Department and the ... Read more

Questions surround passage of Charter Schools bill

After quickly clearing the House and the Senate, Alabama’s charter schools bill was signed into law Thursday afternoon by Gov. Robert Bentley. The bill calls ... Read more