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Anniston school superintendent requests city money for edu...
During its regular work session Monday, Anniston School Superintendent Darren Douthitt requested the Anniston City Co...
10:57 PM, Monday, April 21
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Oxford’s Leon Smith in hospital
Oxford Mayor Leon Smith was being treated at a Birmingham hospital Monday afternoon after falling ill at church Sunday.
04:05 PM, Monday, April 21
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State commission to help residents fight tree-killing pests
The commission announced this month that it is awarding $160,000 to landowners to use prescribed burns and thinning o...
04:01 PM, Monday, April 21
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JSU keeps tuition rates level, faces financial shortfall
At the start of the next fiscal year, employees' insurance costs would increase by an amount that will total $702,000...
03:29 PM, Monday, April 21
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Piedmont man sentenced to three life terms for kidnap, sex...
Calhoun County Circuit Judge Debra Jones on Monday morning sentenced Raleigh Steven Rowan, 29, to three life terms wi...
01:31 PM, Monday, April 21
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Almanac: Monday, April 21, 2014
A look back at this date in history.
11:55 PM, Sunday, April 20
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Piedmont schools to offer medical training
Piedmont's schools are using a $99,000 state grant to start a program to give students the chance to earn certificati...
09:04 PM, Sunday, April 20
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Sunday Record for April 20, 2014
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for April 20, 2014.
07:04 PM, Sunday, April 20
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Police blotter for April 20, 2014
Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be called in to Crime Stoppers at 256-238-1414. A reward of up to $...
07:01 PM, Sunday, April 20
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Arrest report for April 20, 2014
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
07:00 PM, Sunday, April 20
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George Smith: There is some good news today
George Smith's column for Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014
12:06 AM, Sunday, April 20
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Easter being celebrated today
Today is Easter Sunday, April 20
12:05 AM, Sunday, April 20
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West's tensions with Russia could raise Rogers' profile
For a little more than a year, Rogers has chaired the House Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, which oversees most eve...
11:58 PM, Saturday, April 19
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Easter Bunny, kids turn out for egg hunts
One day before Easter area children searched for more than 2,500 plastic eggs during two public hunts in Calhoun Coun...
11:41 PM, Saturday, April 19
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Potential jurors don’t need to report, court officials say
Officials with the Calhoun County Courthouse on Friday announced that residents who received jury summonses for Monda...
06:40 PM, Friday, April 18
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