Almanac: Monday, April 21, 2014
by Bill Edwards (Compiled)
Assistant Metro Editor
11:55 PM, Sunday, April 20
A look back at this date in history.

Latest Headlines

Air ambulance company makes cost-saving proposal to Piedmo...
If the council approves the contract it will apply to those people living inside Piedmont’s city limits. It will cove...
12:38 AM, Wednesday, December 18
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Weaver council hears annexation request
A request from a gas station on U.S. 431 to annex into Weaver’s city limits died without a motion from the City Counc...
07:25 PM, Tuesday, December 17
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Construction yet to begin on Tutwiler prison camera system
Construction has yet to begin on a system of security cameras for Tutwiler Prison for Women, the state facility that ...
05:53 PM, Tuesday, December 17
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Fourth candidate in running for Anniston superintendent job
An educator with experience improving academically troubled schools is the fourth candidate seeking the Anniston scho...
05:37 PM, Tuesday, December 17
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Anniston nonprofit begins Christmas giveaway
Alford Hardnett helped a young mother Tuesday carry out several bags filled with toys for her children. The woman tha...
05:09 PM, Tuesday, December 17
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Weaver wins $500 for Red Ribbon Week
The Weaver Elementary School principal on Tuesday was awarded $500 by the Agency For Substance Abuse for the school’s...
05:02 PM, Tuesday, December 17
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Crime Bulletin for December 17, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for December 17, 2013.
10:59 AM, Tuesday, December 17
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Alabama child care center numbers decline, leaving unmet d...
Gail Piggott, executive director of the Alabama Partnership for Children, said keeping a day care afloat — much less ...
01:37 AM, Tuesday, December 17
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Cleburne County Commission OKs waste water contract proposal
the Cleburne County commissioners Monday approved a proposed contract that would allow the construction of a waste tr...
01:34 AM, Tuesday, December 17
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Regional Medical Center improves emergency room wait times
Since October, emergency room visits for significant or life-threatening injuries have decreased to 2 hours from 3 ho...
01:30 AM, Tuesday, December 17
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Sheriff: Son arrested after attacking parents, being shot ...
Calhoun County deputies on Monday arrested an Ohatchee man at a Birmingham hospital, three days after he attacked his...
07:11 PM, Monday, December 16
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Man sentenced to death in police killing; hearing includes...
A Calhoun County judge Monday sentenced Joshua Eugene Russell to death in the 2011 killing of Anniston police officer...
07:04 PM, Monday, December 16
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Calhoun County Schools CFO leaving job for new role at Ins...
Leslie Bollendorf, who has worked the with the school board for three years, handed in her resignation last week to a...
06:12 PM, Monday, December 16
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Russell sentenced to death in Sollohub killing
A Calhoun County circuit judge today sentenced Joshua Eugene Russell to death in the 2011 killing of Anniston police ...
10:59 AM, Monday, December 16
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Donated ambulance to be animal transport vehicle for rescu...
When Cleburne EMS bought new ambulances three months ago, EMT George Iliff thought donating one of the agency’s old o...
10:30 PM, Sunday, December 15
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