Potential jurors don’t need to report, court offic...
06:40 PM, Friday, April 18
Officials with the Calhoun County Courthouse on Friday announced that residents who received jury summonses for Monday no longer have to report for duty. Circuit Clerk Eli Henderson said that as cases get closer to a jury trial, lawyers often work...

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Arrest report for March 23, 2014
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
10:12 PM, Saturday, March 22
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Local journalist named editor of Daily Home; new members a...
Jimmy Creed has written for The Anniston Star, The Jacksonville News, The Piedmont Journal as well as newspapers in B...
05:46 PM, Saturday, March 22
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Summit attendees hear of plans to expand cycling
The first day of the International Mountain Bicycling Association’s Southern Mountain Bike Summit was Friday at the F...
05:46 PM, Friday, March 21
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Coldwater Elementary School wins sweepstakes
Principal Michael Maniscalco told an academic pep rally of about 400 kindergartners through fourth-graders and their ...
05:28 PM, Friday, March 21
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Cleburne County High stages mock accident to deter drinkin...
Firefighters created a grim scene at Cleburne County High School Friday morning: two mangled cars, glass and beer can...
04:37 PM, Friday, March 21
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Oxford police charge Anniston man with murder in 17-year-o...
Oxford police Chief Bill Partridge said during a press conference that Jack David Stovall, 65, of Anniston was arrest...
04:09 PM, Friday, March 21
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Lawyer: Court order shouldn't block death penalty info
A lawyer for an inmate on Alabama's death row says a court-ordered confidentiality clause in her client's case should...
04:06 PM, Friday, March 21
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Anniston Board of Education sets public forum to talk abou...
During its regular meeting Thursday, the Anniston Board of Education set the forum for next month to discuss possible...
12:59 AM, Friday, March 21
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Constitutional reform bills get new life in Alabama Senate
Both bills were suggested by the Constitutional Revision Commission, which was appointed in 2011 to rewrite the entir...
12:56 AM, Friday, March 21
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State: Court order blocks release of Alabama death penalty...
The Alabama Department of Corrections has turned down requests from The Anniston Star and other news outlets for info...
08:10 PM, Thursday, March 20
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Cleburne wind farm project comes to light as bill to regul...
Nations Energy Solutions is one of several wind energy companies exploring the state, including at a site in Cleburne...
06:52 PM, Thursday, March 20
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Jury finds man guilty of sex crimes against 4-year-old
Prosecutors say Raleigh Steven Rowan, 29, kidnapped the victim from her home, raped and sexually abused her for two h...
05:42 PM, Thursday, March 20
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Anniston police investigate robbery
Anniston police Thursday were investigating a robbery in which two men had items taken from them at gunpoint while vi...
03:34 PM, Thursday, March 20
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Residents questioning the county’s Animal Control contract
Some residents say it's the county's responsibility to round up all the strays, but Tim Hodges, chairman of the Count...
03:03 PM, Thursday, March 20
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No bond for man accused of killing 8-month-old daughter
A Talladega man is being held without bond after being charged with capital murder in the death of his 8-month-old-da...
08:49 AM, Thursday, March 20
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