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Anniston Sunday alcohol sales bill passes House; bill head...
The bill’s struggle to get through the Legislature reads like a quirky, Alabama version of Schoolhouse Rock.
12:38 AM, Wednesday, April 17
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Plan discussed for bringing Ladiga trail into Anniston proper
The plan lists optional connections and extensions into other areas of the city, including a share-the-lane network t...
12:31 AM, Wednesday, April 17
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Truck stolen in Anniston
According to a police report, the theft occurred at a commercial location on the 1300 block of Quintard Avenue. The v...
04:50 PM, Tuesday, April 16
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04:10 PM, Tuesday, April 16
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Overhaul of Accountability Act stirs debate
Unaccredited schools would get no tax credits, the list of failing schools would be trimmed, and public schools would...
03:47 PM, Tuesday, April 16
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Oxford moves toward online testing
Oxford City Schools will be changing the way the district tests student achievement next year, and those tests won’t ...
12:11 PM, Tuesday, April 16
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Bill would exempt McClellan Authority from bid law
A bill introduced this month in the Alabama Legislature would exempt the McClellan Development Authority from the sta...
12:01 AM, Tuesday, April 16
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Residents want local hearing for tobacco tax bill
Some Randolph County residents think their local elected officials are ducking calls and ignoring their requests to d...
11:59 PM, Monday, April 15
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Demolition of former Anniston Police Department set for ne...
Jay Jenkins, Anniston city councilman and architect, said demolition of the building at 1200 Gurnee Ave. will begin a...
11:35 PM, Monday, April 15
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JSU to raise tuition, charge student fee
Jacksonville State University trustees on Monday increased the cost of attending the school, charging JSU’s first stu...
11:30 PM, Monday, April 15
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Teens may face charges for school break-ins
Calhoun County Chief Deputy Matthew Wade said investigators with the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office recovered proper...
05:54 PM, Monday, April 15
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Two local runners OK at Boston Marathon
Ricky Austin, the coach of Spring Garden High School’s basketball teams, and Tom Schuberth, an assistant men’s basket...
03:44 PM, Monday, April 15
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11:00 PM, Sunday, April 14
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Jacksonville officials hoping for grant to improve water s...
Jacksonville city leaders hope to receive a $450,000 grant for upgrades to the community’s water system to improve fi...
10:00 PM, Sunday, April 14
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Business as Usual: That new-car-wash smell
The Anniston Super Wash opened last week on South Quintard at the site of the old Great American Car Wash. But beside...
10:00 PM, Sunday, April 14
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