elmore county

Elmore Co. Disaster Relief Fund Help Families Affected by Severe Storms

Last weeks storms caused over 50 addresses, which include homes and businesses, to suffer some type of damages. The Elmore County Disaster Relief Fund is a 501 (c)(3) that was started after the deadly 2011 tornadoes, to help families affected by damaging storms.   Categories: Montgomery Metro, News Tags: disaster relief fund, elmore county, Severe Weather

Wetumpka Man Dies After Fatal Crash Sunday Night

A Wetumpka man is dead after a fatal crash last night. 36-year-old Marion Simpson was killed when the  2005 Ford F-150 he was driving left the roadway and struck a culvert pipe, causing the vehicle to overturn. Simpson died on the scene. The accident happened on Colley Road in Elmore County, approximately four miles east of Wetumpka. There’s no further…

American Revolution Veteran Graveside Is Restored/Marked In Elmore County

A Revolutionary War Veteran graveside was officially located, restored, and marked in Elmore County. Walter Filmore Ross Senior was buried in 1848 near Deatsville. Ross was around 17 years old when he served in the American Revolution as a private. After the war, he and his family settled in what is present day Elmore County.