Potential jurors don’t need to report, court offic...
06:40 PM, Friday, April 18
Officials with the Calhoun County Courthouse on Friday announced that residents who received jury summonses for Monday no longer have to report for duty. Circuit Clerk Eli Henderson said that as cases get closer to a jury trial, lawyers often work...

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Police blotter for December 29, 2013
Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be called in to Crime Stoppers at 256-238-1414. A reward of up to $...
10:24 PM, Sunday, December 29
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Arrest report for December 29, 2013
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
10:23 PM, Sunday, December 29
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Memorial built in honor of Rabbittown veterans
The cemetery at Rabbittown Baptist Church is dotted with the headstones of at least 56 veterans buried there, and a n...
12:15 AM, Sunday, December 29
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Experts tell what Obamacare needs to succeed in 2014
Health industry experts say that whether the ACA meets that goal will depend on whether more states like Alabama agre...
09:00 PM, Saturday, December 28
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Piedmont, Jacksonville police look into cameras for officers
Jacksonville and Piedmont police officers are likely to be outfitted with wearable cameras in 2014.
04:40 PM, Saturday, December 28
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Foundation seeks nominees for health-care volunteer award
The Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama is looking for volunteers to be nominated for the Juliette P. Doster Aw...
04:01 PM, Saturday, December 28
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Democratic candidate for governor an unknown in local poli...
With six months to go before the state primaries, the Alabama Democratic Party finally has its first candidate for go...
05:33 PM, Friday, December 27
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Local long-term unemployed face end of benefits program
The federal program began in 2008 as a way to help the long-term unemployed as a result of the Great Recession. Congr...
05:14 PM, Friday, December 27
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Courthouse worker faces mountain of records to digitize
“It’s a pretty creepy place,” said Alisha Epps, the part-time Circuit Clerk’s office employee who spends large portio...
04:44 PM, Friday, December 27
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Local women receive help through new program
Created by Claudia Elston, the 12-week program is designed to help young women in need.
04:36 PM, Friday, December 27
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George Smith: Ellison Kate is on the way, due in June
George Smith's Column for Friday, Dec. 27, 2013.
03:00 AM, Friday, December 27
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Cleburne program a help for rural cancer patients
Finances can take a beating because of lost wages, medical bills and travel to and from treatments, according to Roge...
06:05 PM, Thursday, December 26
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Postage price to increase in January, some customers uncon...
Declining revenue of almost $5 billion in the fiscal year 2013 has led the U.S. Postal Service to increase postage st...
05:19 PM, Thursday, December 26
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Police investigating stabbing at public housing complex
Anniston police Thursday were investigating an assault in which a man was allegedly stabbed in the shoulder with a kn...
05:11 PM, Thursday, December 26
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Deputy: Inmate stabs fellow inmate with pen
Calhoun County deputies say an inmate stabbed another inmate multiple times with an ink pen Dec. 20 because he though...
04:45 PM, Thursday, December 26
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