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Niagara of the South on display

By Leigh Anne Butler

Hundreds daily, thousands over the past week have slowed their vehicles to a crawl or stopped and walked around to witness the spectacle...

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What A Site! April 15, 2014 Edition

Council Square

Mayor Payne presented proclamation regarding Hospice Volunteer Month...

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Rec News

Walking Club meets at Softball Field each Monday at 8:00 a.m.  All participants must...

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Pet of the Week

Della is about ten-months old and a medium sized Lab mix girl.  She is very sweet and loving...

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Arrest made/second suspect still loose

Staff Report

Tallassee police have arrested one suspect and are searching for another involved in burglaries and thefts last week...

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Jazzy Tide

The University of Alabama Jazz Ensemble kicked off Saturday's JazzFest at the Tallassee High School Auditorium. Eight groups performed in the fourth year of the event. Pictured left are Michael Bird (far right) and Mike Hammonds (far left) with band directors Chris Kozak of Alabama and Mike Pendowski of Auburn.


Spring Fair this week

Staff Report

The Tallassee Volunteer Firefighters Association and J&J Magic Midway present the Spring Fair, April 15-19...

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Rolling River

Thurlow Dam on the Tallapoosa River


Community Easter Egg Hunt Saturday

Staff Report

The City of Tallassee is hosting its second annual Treasure Hunt on the Tallapoosa on Saturday, April 19 at 2:00 p.m. on the green at City Hall...

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Yard of the Month

Marlon and Heather Johnson's residence on Gilmer Parkway is the Tallassee Chamber of Commerce "Yard of the Month." Pictured (left to right): Allison Johnson, Whitney Hester, Valerie Johnson, Ann Christian. Photo by Valerie Mitchell. "The home was selected because they have just refinished the exterior of their home with a new siding of a beautiful color that really adds to the street, which is the focal point in town," Hester of the beautification committee stated.


Jones

Jones elaborates on ISO rating

By Michael Butler

Tallassee Fire Chief Travis Jones is pleased with the city's recent ISO report and best ever rating of Class 3/3Y. Maybe the more appropriate term is ecstatic...

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Jones on WTLS



Ellison gets jail sentence

Contributed

Attorney General Luther Strange announced that a former Elmore County coroner will serve time in jail for his felony ethics and theft convictions...

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Back in the Day

1979 flooding over Highway 229 near Laney/Taylor Gin. Submitted by Delmar McCaig. E-Mail your vintage photos.


Students travel back in time

By Terina Gantt, TAG Sponsor

Imagine having the possibility to participate in the acts and events leading up to the signing of the Declaration of Independence...

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Rammer Jammer

Students display Alabama's state bird, the yellowhammer, at the 4th Grade Showcase on Thursday at Tallassee Elementary School.


SMS kids visit sea lab

Contributed

Recently, the sixth grade gifted students from Southside Middle School visited the Dauphin Island Sea Lab...

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*Coupons at WTLS Radio & 1220 Café




jDave Says

With Dave Ramsey

Dear Dave,

I want to roll over a 401(k), and my bank is encouraging me....

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First Baptist Church of Reeltown
Easter Celebration Services
EASTER EGG ‘DROP’ & HUNT

Easter Sunday, April 20
10:00 a.m.

Eggs will be ‘dropped’ on the property behind the new high school building.  Age appropriate areas will be defined. Bring your baskets!

Following the Egg Hunt at 11:00 a.m. in the Reeltown High School Cafetorium
- Join us for an -

Easter
Resurrection
Celebration

We will be worshipping with song, drama and an encouraging message from the Word of God. We would love to have you worship with us!

Reeltown High School
4085 Alabama Highway 120

Please phone FBC Reeltown at 334-257-4515 for more information.

www.reelchurch.com


NOW SERVING
SATURDAY BREAKFAST
Open at 6:00 a.m.


The County Line

Submitted By:
The Elmore County Commission

During the County Commission Meeting on March 24...

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Tallassee APSO is taking orders
until May 16 for this year’s first crop of VIDALIA ONIONS
Shipped directly from Vidalia, Ga.

Please contact the Tallassee office to place your order:

mmlander@southernco.com
jhspivey@southernco.com
lhsander@southernco.com

Delivery will be 1-2 weeks after submission of order. Payment is due no later than May 16.

Prices are as follows:
50 pounds $45
25 pounds $25
10 pounds $12
5 pounds $7


ANGELPRINTS
Photography by Angel Miller
334-283-3148

 

 

GKN Aerospace Job Fair

GKN Aerospace will be hosting a job fair on Saturday, April 26. This event will be held at the Dewey Piper National Guard Armory located at 2382 Gilmer Avenue  in Tallassee.  Résumés will be accepted from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

GKN is actively seeking candidates for the position of Composite Worker.  Preferred candidates will have a high school diploma/GED and a minimum of one year of manufacturing experience.  GKN is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.


199 Ben Taylor Drive, Tallassee

Custom built Brick home, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, in quiet subdivision - Indian Springs, Large kitchen with tile, Den with fireplace, large playroom, dining room, landscaped yard with fence, security system , carport attached, .97 ACRE. $165,000. For more information, call Rodney Griffith at 334-207-0666 or visit the his website: www.rodneygriffith.com. Rodney Griffith Lake Martin Properties.


Top Recruit

Christopher Allen of Tallassee finished as Top Recruit for the 2013-B Class of the Montgomery Fire Department. The award was presented by mayor Todd Strange presented Allen with a plaque at a recent ceremony. Pictured with Christopher are his brother Michael and father Gene. Submitted by Kim Allen.



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Recognition

The Community Hospice Care Volunteer Team was presented a proclamation from Tallassee mayor Bobby Payne at the April 14 city council meeting. Accepting the proclamation on the behalf of Hospice was volunteer coordinator Vickey Spivey. Submitted by Laura Leigh Peters.


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