Banquet May 12

The grant committee has met and chosen almost $10,000 in grant money to be distributed to Talladega City School System educators. Teachers and schools will be notified of the grants this week. Thanks to the grant committee members, Dr. Erminel Love-Trescott, Fran Pope and Scott Munroe who took time out of their busy schedules to […]

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Cari Wilson, left, and Joyce Lilly are among 16 candidates for state Teacher of the Year honors.  Read more: The Daily Home - Wilson Lilly among Sweet 16 for top teacher

by Aziza Jackson/The Daily Home Two teachers, one with the Talladega County School System and one with the Talladega City School System, are competing against 14 other teachers from all over Alabama to be the 2011-2012 Teacher of the Year. Joyce Lilly, a third-grade teacher at Sycamore Elementary School who has been teaching 31 years, […]

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Blues man Alabama Mike performs with the 3rd Degree Blues Band in California and wears his name proudly to represent both his birthplace and what he refers to as the birthplace of the blues.

THS grad making music on West Coast

by AZIZA JACKSON/The Daily Home Blues man Alabama Mike has been making a name for himself around California’s bay area with several blues awards and nominations over the years. However, the 47-year-old Talladega native has not forgotten his Alabama roots and wears them proudly as a badge of honor, and even in his stage name. […]

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Congratulations Mrs. Sharion Gooden

Sharion Gooden has been named teacher of the year at Hal Henderson Elementary School

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Salter Honor Roll Field Trip to I Jump in Hoover

More than 100 students from Salter got to take a special field trip for their academic performance.

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-R: Keyauna McKenzie, Mr. McDaniel, Carter Hadley, Shelby Layfield, Jordan Hallman, Zach Stratton, Javarus Truss, Luke Smith, Cate Joseph Rasco, Ms. Todd, Blake Matson.

THS Band students honored

Congratulations to our All-State and All-District students:  Blake Matson; Luke Smith; Shelby Layfield; Zach Stratton; Jordan Hallman (alternate and district); Keyauna McKenzie (district); Javarus Truss (district); Cate Joseph Rasco (district); and Carter Hadley (district).

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Laura Nation-Atchison/The Daily Home Students at R. L. Young Elementary School in Talladega were busy Wednesday getting their package to Alaska ready to mail. The children are becoming pen pals with students at Denali Montessori Elementary School in Anchorage and are sending gifts with an Alabama twist to their new friends. Pictured with the children are teacher Danni Odom-Winn, top left, and Ophelia Nash, top right.  Read more: The Daily Home - From here to Alaska

From here to Alaska

From The Daily Home by LAURA NATION-ATCHISON There’s a huge pine cone and a jug of sorghum syrup, some grits and a flag from Talladega Superspeedway. And along with all that, there’s a sack of pecans, some Alabama and Auburn mementos and letters, lots of them. It’s all on its way to Denali Montessori Elementary School […]

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A new web site for THS

Talladega High School has it’s own web site outside the school system’s online infrastructure. You can check it out @ It’s a great site and resource for students and parents, complete with a calendar and other important information. Nice job THS on implementing this useful piece of technology.

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Get Grant Applications here

Download your grant applications in pdf format here. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader or similar pdf software, which you can get from Adobe for free here.

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Zora Ellis Students getting ready for JUNA

Mrs. Armstrong’s gifted program has been working all year learning about the United Nations. They have studied current issues and decided on various resolutions for the chosen countries. They plan to attend the JUNA conference January 27th and 28th in Birmingham, Alabama. We wish them the best. We are proud of you! Sam T., Kyla […]

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