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Police: Woman and son attcked with pepper spray
Police say a woman arrested on two felony charges Monday afternoon entered an Anniston home without permission and at...
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Two charged in Anniston gun theft allegation
Police say two people arrested on theft charges Tuesday stole a gun from an Anniston home in mid-November.
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Former Oxford drug rehab residents concerned over push to ...
“They taught me everything that I do today that I couldn’t do before. How to pay bills. How to go to work on time and...
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Donoho School visiting with president candidates
The chairman of the school's board of directors said Wednesday night that two candidates visiting this week will visi...
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Bentley returns donation from school reform group; Donatio...
MONTGOMERY — Gov. Robert Bentley returned a $5,000 campaign contribution from a well-known school reform group in Nov...
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Police investigate fire in abandoned mobile home
Police Wednesday were investigating a fire that occurred Tuesday night in an abandoned mobile home at 929 Old County ...
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New director takes over Animal Control next week
Calhoun County Animal Control will have its third new director this year after a new board took over operations Tuesd...
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Spirit of Anniston executive director vacates position
The nonprofit group that promotes downtown Anniston needs a new executive director, less than eight months after hiri...
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Oxford woman honored for helping stop fugitive gunman
The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office honored an Oxford woman who last year helped capture a fugitive who had killed th...
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Man charged with beating his granddaughter with fishing pole
Police say an Anniston man arrested on felony domestic violence charges struck his 13-year-old granddaughter with a f...
04:07 PM, Wednesday, December 04
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Oxford man arrested on charges of choking his ex-wife
An Oxford man arrested on domestic violence charges allegedly slammed his ex-wife against a table and choked her Mond...
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Another meeting needed to approve changes in Jacksonville’...
Jacksonville city officials in a Wednesday meeting identified design changes they want made to finish plans for a new...
12:31 PM, Wednesday, December 04
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George Smith: It’s the little things that irk me
MAILED THE property taxes to Karen Roper, Revenue Commissioner, a couple of weeks back and I’m not complaining about ...
05:00 AM, Wednesday, December 04
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Jacksonville police seek vehicle following traffic injury ...
Jacksonville police Chief Tommy Thompson confirmed that the incident happened, but said no police report was filed an...
12:34 AM, Wednesday, December 04
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Heflin Industrial Board votes to hire contractor for secur...
The board unanimously voted to have Rick’s Hauling do the work. In the meantime, city staff are watching over the par...
12:27 AM, Wednesday, December 04
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