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Jury indicts Stovall on capital murder charge
A Cleburne County grand jury last week indicted a 65-year-old man on a charge of capital murder in the death of an Ox...
03:39 PM, Tuesday, March 25
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Freeze warning issued for overnight hours
The National Weather Service in Calera has issued a freeze warning for Calhoun County from 10 p.m. Tuesday until 10 a...
01:31 PM, Tuesday, March 25
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Anniston museum board requests to be city department
Anniston's two museums and botanical gardens could soon be part of a city department to improve their operations, cit...
11:32 PM, Monday, March 24
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Council donates land for new school
The City Council voted Monday to donate land to the Jacksonville school board, a move that will allow educators to bu...
10:27 PM, Monday, March 24
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Oxford police ID suspect in fatal hit-and-run
Oxford police said Monday they identified a hit-and-run suspect less than 24 hours after a crash that killed a 47-yea...
07:38 PM, Monday, March 24
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Hobson City to address neglected properties
Letters will be mailed this week to owners of neglected homes and buildings, asking them to begin the process of brin...
07:07 PM, Monday, March 24
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Bill makes tampering with communication a felony
A bill awaiting the governor’s signature would target those who clog potentially live-saving lines of communication, ...
06:07 PM, Monday, March 24
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Bill would limit sex offenders on school campuses
A bill before the Alabama Legislature would require registered sex offenders to warn principals before they enter K-1...
05:35 PM, Monday, March 24
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Crime Bulletin for March 25, 2014
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for March 25, 2014.
05:26 PM, Monday, March 24
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Deadly accident leads to manslaughter, assault charges
Richard Nelson Davis Jr. was arrested on Friday at his McClellan workplace by Calhoun County sheriff’s deputies. He w...
02:58 PM, Monday, March 24
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Almanac: Monday, March 24, 2014
A look back at this date in history.
10:00 PM, Sunday, March 23
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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.
09:28 PM, Sunday, March 23
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Sunday rain only damper on mountain bike summit weekend
Rain on Sunday cut short Anniston's three-day celebration of the Coldwater Mountain bicycle trails, but local bike en...
08:43 PM, Sunday, March 23
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Gag orders: Even before drug shortage, Alabama sought secr...
At least a half-dozen states have laws on the books that make part or all of the process for lethal injection confide...
02:53 AM, Sunday, March 23
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George Smith: Daffodils and eggs and spring's here
George Smith's column for Sunday, March 23, 2014
02:50 AM, Sunday, March 23
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