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City Council has public reading on brewpub ordinance
The Jacksonville City Council on Monday held a public reading of an ordinance that would allow a resident to open a b...
12:20 AM, Tuesday, December 10
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Hobson City officials looking for new town clerk
Hobson City will accept applications for position of town clerk until Thursday, and applicants should expect the proc...
08:19 PM, Monday, December 09
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Tax appeals proposal among GOP’s top agenda items
Republican leaders in the Alabama House of Representatives are throwing their weight behind a plan to create an indep...
06:02 PM, Monday, December 09
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Local high school bands preparing for college bowl trips
While college football teams only learned of their bowl trips last weekend, two area high school bands had their tick...
05:31 PM, Monday, December 09
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Rain creates problem for Cleburne County’s many dirt roads
The weekend’s heavy rainfall, after a year of wetter-than-normal weather, has led to difficult travel on some of Cleb...
04:58 PM, Monday, December 09
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Police: Anniston pizzeria robbed at gunpoint
Anniston police Monday were investigating a report of an armed robbery that occurred at an Anniston pizzeria Friday n...
04:21 PM, Monday, December 09
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Troopers: Victim in crash wasn't wearing seat belt
A Jacksonville man who died Friday morning after a two-vehicle crash on Bynum-Leatherwood Road had not been wearing a...
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Almanac: Monday, December 9, 2013
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11:55 PM, Sunday, December 08
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Sunday Record for December 8, 2013
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for December 8, 2013.
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Setting a place for downtown revitalization
The owner of a new Oxford eatery hopes to fill not only her restaurant's tables, but the shops of her downtown neighb...
11:00 PM, Sunday, December 08
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Trend toward in-vehicle alcohol-monitoring devices comes t...
Local judges now may have an easier time helping motorists convicted of drunken driving comply with a state law passe...
05:00 AM, Sunday, December 08
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Women’s group takes celebration, information to kids at So...
Although the group didn't get quite the turnout of 300 or so it had hoped for, it did hit all age groups, with young ...
01:52 AM, Sunday, December 08
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Jewelry helps provide colorful path to special 'Nutcracker...
Local donations go a long way toward helping to offset the costs of the performances, which are held in the Performin...
01:44 AM, Sunday, December 08
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Conservative Kentucky accepts new health care law, makes i...
Reports from Bentley's now-defunct Alabama Health Insurance Exchange Study Commission suggest that an exchange would ...
01:34 AM, Sunday, December 08
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As history's page turns, some continue to note sacrifices ...
Today, for the first time since he can remember, Bob Ingram doesn’t have anything scheduled to commemorate Pearl Harb...
12:56 AM, Saturday, December 07
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