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Heflin City Council presents medals for valor shown during...
Stovall accepted the awards and spoke to the audience. He told them about the moment he was shot. He knew it was bad,...
11:49 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Heflin Council reschedules Christmas parade
The floats will need to start lining up by 5:30 p.m. at Brockford Road and Ross Street. Children participating in the...
11:45 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Anniston council approves cost increase for strategic plan
The cost of Anniston leaders' plan to revitalize and redevelop the city increased by $19,000 Tuesday evening.
09:10 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Oxford officials to attend stormwater management workshop
Facing a $14,500 state fine for stormwater management, Oxford officials said Tuesday they plan to attend an upcoming ...
08:48 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Public improvement loan OK’d
The City Council on Tuesday night approved securing a $580,000 loan with Metro Bank in Heflin.
08:38 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Groups help restock canned food pantries, organizers say h...
Several Calhoun County groups are finishing up food drives this month. Organizers of local food banks say such events...
08:29 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Honda releases sketch of 2016 Ridgeline, production of cur...
Honda officials Tuesday released a sketch of the new Ridgeline pickup truck that’s to be built at the company’s Linco...
07:07 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Man charged with impersonating police
A man was arrested Friday morning on charges that he tried to pass himself off as a police officer and refused to coo...
06:50 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Man says he carries cross on a mission from God
Instead of a crown of thorns and a thin piece of cloth, the man carrying the wooden cross down McClellan Boulevard Tu...
06:46 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Local Tigers fans prepare for trip to Pasadena
Brooke Nelson said when Auburn won the Southeast Conference championship last weekend, she knew she had to cancel her...
06:42 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Alabama fans make plans for Sugar Bowl travel
So although the Alabama Crimson Tide won’t be playing in this year’s BCS National Championship game, Danny Shears, th...
06:29 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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JSU fans scramble for travel tickets to Washington state
It was about halftime of Jacksonville State University’s game last Saturday in Lake Charles, La., when Clara Warren s...
06:17 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Crime Bulletin for December 10, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for December 10, 2013.
04:56 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Rain moves Anniston’s Christmas parade to Thursday evening...
Persistent rain led Anniston officials Monday to postpone the city’s Christmas parade until Thursday.
02:20 PM, Tuesday, December 10
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Jacksonville City Countil OKs $170k annual payment for con...
The Jacksonville City Council on Monday agreed to commit $170,000 a year for the next 30 years to help pay to replace...
12:23 AM, Tuesday, December 10
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