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Tiger Paw changing hands

By Michael Butler

The Tiger Paw has been connected to the Tallassee sports scene for more than 30 years, from the team uniforms to the team mom shirts...

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Webster and Weldon July 26, 2016 Edition

Council Square

Resolutions were approved to declare candidates elected unopposed and direct a certificate...

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Rec News

Water Aerobics at pool Tuesday and Thursday nights at 7 p.m. through July 28. No need to register...

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Pet of the Week

We have the most awesome litter of Airedale/Hound mix puppies – all seven of them...

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Bobby Payne has decided against seeking a seventh mayoral term

Candidates list released, Payne bows out

By Michael Butler

The qualifying deadline for Tallassee's upcoming municipal election has elapsed. Notably, one name is missing...

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World Series Champs

Tallassee's 12u Hit Squad travel ball team compiled a 10-0 record during the USFA World Series in Panama City Beach, Fla. The girls claimed the championship with a 12-1 win over Southern Smash of Louisiana in four innings on Saturday. Photo by Donna Collier. Read more in this week's Sports.

Apparent murder/suicide on Upper River Road

Staff Report

An apparent murder/suicide is being investigated by the Elmore County Sheriff's Department...

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Appointed Officials

Individuals without opposition for the upcoming municipal election were declared at Monday night's city council meeting at Tallassee City Hall. Pictured (left to right): Lacey Brewer (School Board Ward 7), Don Bryant (School Board Ward 2), Sandra Patterson (School Board Ward 6), Jennifer Jelks (School Board Ward 3), Bill Godwin (City Council Ward 6), David Stough (City Council Ward 7), Darrell Wilson (City Council Ward 4).

Kervin/Taylor documents to be reviewed

Staff Report

A judge will determine the fate of two mayoral campaigns. Candidates Jeanna Kervin and Trey Taylor...

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Miss Tallassee Ladies

The Athene Womens Club hosted its annual Miss Tallassee Pageant last weekend. Pictured above (left to right): Hannah Hornsby (2nd Alt., Talent), Sarah Bush (1st Alt.) Regan Hagans (Miss Tallassee), Julia McCall (Viewers' Choice). See category winners and photos by Suzannah Solomon Wilson in the Photos section.

TSC resolves towing snafu

By Michael Butler

Tallassee's 14u Babe Ruth baseball all-stars were in Lake Jackson, Texas...

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Johnson seeks another term


I would like to start by thanking the residents of Ward 2 for allowing me to represent and serve them on the Tallassee City Council...

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McDaniel announces run for school board


Ron McDaniel is a retired educator of the Tallassee City School System.  He was hired to teach at Tallassee High School in the Fall of 1978...

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Ominous Overhead

Ashley Merrett snapped this photo of storm clouds over Tallassee last Tuesday.

21st Century registration coming up


Tallassee City Schools’ 21st Century Community Learning Center is offering registration for the 2016-2017 school year..

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We've Got Pics

Tallassee Times has more than 500 pages of snapshots from events in our Photos section. Reminisce from years gone by and always view the latest pictures from recent happenings. Thanks for your submissions as well.

jDave Says

With Dave Ramsey

Dear Dave,

Our daughter is a special needs child, who doctors say will live about half as long...

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Back to School

Saturday, July 30
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tallassee City Hall Grounds

6-9 Weekdays

1300 WTLS/106.5 FM
Tallassee Times TV

Board Meeting

The Tallassee City Board of Education's regular meeting date for the month of August has been moved to Monday, Aug. 1 at 6:00 p.m. in the Media Center at Tallassee High School.

SMS iPad Pickup

Southside Middle School students may pick up their iPads beginning Aug. 1. Please come to campus on your student's corresponding grade level date and time slot. Please be in the gym by 5:00 p.m. sharp as there will be a meeting with school administration before the iPads will be distributed.  Students must have a parent or guardian accompany them in order to get their device. All students must pay the $50 technology fee in order to get their iPad. For questions call: 334-283-2151.

iPad Distribution/SMS Gym
Aug 1: 5th grade
Aug 2: 6th grade
Aug 3: 7th grade
Aug 4: 8th grade









Back in the Day

A 1980s shot of Cade Weldon on the Tallapoosa River in Tallassee. Courtesy of Suzannah's Photography. E-mail your vintage photographs.

1307 Gilmer Avenue, Tallassee

Great commercial lot in Tallassee with a 3 bedroom brick house, 2 baths, large kitchen, den with fireplace, carport, living room. Next to Dairy Queen. $99,000. For more information, call Rodney Griffith at 334-207-0666 or visit the his website: Rodney Griffith Lake Martin Properties.

The County Line

Submitted By:
The Elmore County Commission

The Elmore County Commission is pleased to announce participation in the Annual Back to School Sales Tax Holiday...

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Crescent Kayaks Now on Sale
Call 334-850-3500

Local Talent

Recording artist Jessie Lynn stopped by the WTLS studio on Friday and posed for this photo with Carl Wayne Mullins.

Reach thousands who read the Tallassee Times every week. For advertising information, call Michael Butler at 334-283-8200 or e-mail.