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Rehearsals are about to begin this month for one of Walker County’s most popular Christmas traditions, as the Walker County Christian Chorus will again present Handel’s “Messiah" on Monday, … more

Five Loaves Bakery in Jasper served breakfast to the York family from South Carolina on Friday morning. Pictured is Five Loaves Bakery co-owner Kelly Rigsby, second from right, with the family. The York's are one of many families that have fled the Carolinas ahead of Hurricane Florence. Florence was downgraded to a  tropical storm Friday afternoon. The National Weather Service said storm surge would continue in North Carolina and possibly South Carolina Friday night and warned of "life-threatening, catastrophic flash floods." On Friday evening, CNN was reporting four deaths from the storm, including an infant. Floodwaters continued to cripple the area, as of press time.  

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The FY19 budget approved by the Walker County Board of Education Thursday shows how a number of factors have caused a drop in the general fund — including an agreement to pay their former … more
Walker County officials talked this week about the progress made in cutting expenses, which has improved the county budget — although they also noted how much more it could do if its debt was … more
SUMITON – City engineers received the results from the recent sewage wastewater testing, and according to Sumiton Mayor Petey Ellis, the numbers show the city is well within compliance spelled out … more
DORA – The City of Lights Dream Center of Walker County is no longer a dream. The grand opening ribbon cutting for the City of Lights is today at 10:30 a.m. The old T.S. Boyd School property at 25 … more
Walker County supporters of United Way are seeking to start a "change reaction" with a $1,080,000 fundraising goal."We know that we live in a fallen, broken world, but our United Way is trying to put … more
SUMITON – Bryan Miller, case manager for the Jasper Family Service Center, spoke about helping fathers at the September East Walker Chamber of Commerce monthly meeting on Tuesday in … more
The Walker County Commission revealed Thursday that it would have an almost level-funded budget, with 2.5 percent increase in revenue and a 2.5 increase in funding for the sheriff and jail. The … more
County Administrator Robbie Dickerson says county departments are not participating in safety and wellness meetings, which could mean major hits for the county budget in the future. The … more
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