Man arrested after school lockdown in Cleburne County
March 14, 2017
Heflin police arrested a 23-year-old Opelika man Tuesday after he allegedly entered Cleburne County High School and tried to pass himself off as a new student. Read More...
 
 
SBA disaster loans approved for Cleburne, Randolph counties
March 8, 2017
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located... Read More...
 
 
Auburn University investigating Fruithurst cancer cases where 6 kids diagnosed in 14 months
March 7, 2017
 The work continues to find out what is causing cancer in Fruithurst and last week an eighth case of cancer was diagnosed in this small Cleburne County community of a few hundred people. Read More...
 
 
Heflin council discusses reducing speed limit on Campbell Street
March 7, 2017
The City Council will consider an ordinance lowering the speed limit on Campbell Street from 30 mph to 20 after residents expressed concerns to city officials that the limit was too high. Heflin police Chief A.J. Benefield said during a work session... Read More...
 
 
Cleburne County teachers to vote on academic calendar
March 6, 2017
Cleburne County teachers will soon have the opportunity to vote on one of two proposed school calendars, which the board of education approved Monday night, for the upcoming academic year. Read More...