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

Growing gobblers; Business booming at Alabama's last turke...
A family business, the Bates farm is the only commercial turkey farm in the entire state of Alabama, according to the...
02:11 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Ranburne council hires new manager for senior center
The Ranburne Town Council this week hired a new manager for the Senior Center.
02:05 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Former Clay County Jail worker indicted in alleged inmate ...
A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted a former Clay County jail administrator on eight charges involving the all...
12:55 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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George Smith: Of coats and turkey breasts ...
David and Debbie Young will give your old coat a good cleaning, and then send it to the Calhoun County Baptist Associ...
05:00 AM, Wednesday, November 27
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Piedmont City Council plans vote next week on whether to r...
The City Council planned to vote on the matter at the last meeting, but postponed the decision to discuss it in great...
12:25 AM, Wednesday, November 27
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Crime Bulletin for November 26, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for November 26, 2013.
10:34 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Weaver liquor tax set at 21.5 percent, lowest in county
Thanks to a decision by the City Council on Tuesday, businesses selling alcohol in Weaver will pay the lowest liquor ...
08:09 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Heflin City Council votes to establish tax form to protect...
After almost missing out on some wine tax dollars, the Heflin City Council Tuesday approved a wine tax form for vendo...
07:54 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Area food bank, churches help provide Thanksgiving meals t...
Jackie Howle, director of HEARTS, said 50 clients will receive a box with the fixings for a ham dinner for Thanksgiving.
06:58 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Anniston Army Depot hosting second Wounded Warrior Hunt
The Anniston Army Depot in January will host the second Wounded Warriors Hunt event. Area veterans are invited to sig...
06:36 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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City manager: Anniston faces deteriorating drainage system
As far as Anniston City Manager Brian Johnson is concerned, it's not a question of if the city's stormwater drainage ...
05:50 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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With freezing temperatures on the way, officials urge moto...
Thanksgiving travelers should take caution during their travels Wednesday as freezing temperatures and frozen precipi...
05:33 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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First phase of Jacksonville trail project complete
City officials want to extend the path to the Public Square to draw more cyclists toward the city’s business district...
05:13 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Commission agrees to kick in $25K for Shelco Foundry expan...
The automotive parts company WH Industries Delaware hopes state, city and county funds will add 106 employees at its ...
04:49 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Police investigate shooting with 16-year-old victim
Anniston police Tuesday were investigating an assault in which a 16-year-old boy was shot several times in the chest ...
02:52 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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