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Free Tomato Sandwich Day

Over 200 tomato sandwiches were given away Friday afternoon at Valley Farmers’ Market. Read more | Add your comment

Owen named to Chambers Academy top position

David Owen was recently appointed as the new headmaster at Chambers Academy, something that he has been working ... Read more | Add your comment

Local youth compete in tennis tournament Friday

It was the first tennis tournament for many children at the Valley Sportsplex on Friday morning. Read more | Add your comment

Chambers County School District presents yearly budget

The Chambers County School District laid out the budget for the upcoming school year during its Wednesday night ... Read more | Add your comment

News

Stories saved at historical society meeting

A large gathering at this past Sunday afternoon’s quarterly meeting of the Chattahoochee Valley Historical Society enjoyed sharing family stories that had been passed down ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

News

School supplies are tax free this weekend

The Greater Valley Area is celebrating a state-wide holiday this weekend, but it is not one that holds traditions, has songs or is involved any ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

News

Labor force, Job numbers increase in Chambers

For the past two months the unemployment rate in Chambers County has risen, from 3.5 percent in April to 3.8 percent in May. Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

Editorials

Community shows support for football magazine

After an overwhelming response from the community, we revealed the cover for the first-ever Valley Times-News football preview magazine this week. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

News

Police Reports

For information and policies on publishing police reports, email news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Editorials

Expressing your opinion in a way that counts

No matter the election, it is important that we — as a people who have the power to do so — use our vote to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

Editorials

They’re not sitting around doing nothing

It would be an understatement to say the City of Lanett has a lot on its plate right now. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

City of Lanett project ahead of schedule

The streetscape project in downtown Lanett is running ahead of schedule. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

News

Vet to vet a safe space for vets

Our Valley Times-News “Veteran of the Week,” Sam Cofield is a veteran of the Vietnam War who has a passion for helping fellow veterans. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

News

Valley man dies after being struck by vehicle

A Valley man was pronounced dead Thursday morning after being struck by an oncoming vehicle. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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Local children participate in basketball camp

A group of local kids spanning from the ages of four to 14 have spent their summer mornings on the Point University basketball court this ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

News

Whorton discusses election at Kiwanis

Isaac Whorton, the outgoing state representative for House District 38, was the guest speaker at Wednesday’s noon hour meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Valley. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

Opinion

A better place to live and work

Local elected officials in small towns are truly public servants, striving to make our communities a better place to live and work Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Editorials

A nice, clean campaign

Politics can be a dirty job to get involved with and for many the toll it takes on their personal life is not a cost ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

Police Reports

For information and policies on publishing police reports, email news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

Mayor Riley speaks to Golden Heirs at First Baptist

VALLEY — THE GOLDEN HEIRS of First Baptist Church Shawmut met on Tuesday, July 10 in their Family Life Center. In the absence of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

Valley police arrest belligerent woman

A woman, identified as 44-year-old Angela Glover of Valley, was reportedly running around the neighborhood, attempting to enter people’s yards and houses without their permission ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

News

Woman arrested for endangering infant

A Lanett woman was arrested in Valley Tuesday evening after leaving her infant in a parked car while she shopped at Walmart. Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

News Main

All the latest scores and schedules from West Point baseball teams

The 14 and under West Point All-Star baseball team’s journey ended at the state tournament on Tuesday night. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

News

Police Reports

For information and policies on publishing police reports, email news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

News

New vote totals show Wood leads State Representative race

The Republican run-off for District 38 State Representative currently sits as too close to call, with six votes currently separating the two candidates and 46 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

News

Ainsworth narrowly wins Lt. Gov. nomination

Will Ainsworth has narrowly won the Republican nomination runoff race for Lieutenant Governor against Twinkle Cavanaugh. Ainsworth will now face Democratic minister Will Boyd in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

News

Marshall wins Republican nod for AG

LaFAYETTE — Steve Marshall has defeated Troy King and earned the Republican nomination for attorney general after a bitter runoff race. Marshall will now face ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

News

McCool, Edwards win runoff for Judge positions

Chris McCool and Christy Edwards are the two Republican candidates who will represent the party in the race for the Court of Criminal Appeals Judge, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

News

Stewart takes Supreme Court Place 1 runoff

LaFAYETTE — Sarah Stewart has won the GOP runoff election against Brad Mendheim for Alabama Supreme Court Place 1. She will not face a Democrat ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

News

Price wins big in State Senate runoff

OPELIKA, Ala. — Two years of hard campaigning throughout Senate District 13 paid off in a big way for Randy Price in 2018. In the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

News

LaFayette local wants to improve community

LaFAYETTE — Most people in the Greater Valley Area care deeply about their community. Sheila Leiba of LaFayette is trying to manifest this care in a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

News

Phase 1 of airport expansion nearing end

LANETT — A major runway expansion is under way at the Lanett Municipal Airport. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.