Oxford man says despite city’s protest, his chicke...
by Brian Anderson
banderson@annistonstar.com
02:18 PM, Friday, April 18
The veteran of the Gulf War said he bought the chickens almost two years ago to help him with his post-traumatic stress disorder. But the animals have since become like members of the family. They’ve become favorite pets of his four daughters, he ...

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Bill makes tampering with communication a felony
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Crime Bulletin for March 25, 2014
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for March 25, 2014.
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Deadly accident leads to manslaughter, assault charges
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Wells Fargo building demolition
Demolition this weekend was mostly completed on the Wells Fargo building at 10th Street and Quintard Avenue.
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George Smith: Daffodils and eggs and spring's here
George Smith's column for Sunday, March 23, 2014
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“If you can land some industry, you're going to start getting jobs,” Councilman Mark Harper said. “It’s still going t...
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Mountain bicyclists pleased to see local support for their...
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Sunday Record for March 23, 2014
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for March 23, 2014.
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Police blotter for March 23, 2014
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Arrest report for March 23, 2014
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