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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Oxford narrows list of nonprofits to get city money
Council members agreed Tuesday to pay four local nonprofit agencies while other organizations the city had budgeted m...
10:54 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Weaver council set to vote on door-to-door sales regulations
The ordinance would require door-to-door salespeople to have a valid business license with the city. The city license...
07:21 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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In state school board race, Common Core generates much pas...
Patricia McGriff has seen relatively little money from groups opposing Common Core — even though she's running for th...
06:14 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Simulator helps students learn about farm industry
The simulation is a project called Ag in Action, which is a partnership of seven county conservation groups and the A...
05:03 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Anniston downtown businesses primed for Fourth Fridays
Called Fourth Fridays, the event will be held on the fourth Friday of every month from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. beginning Apr...
04:56 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Piedmont schools official: Drop in funds not an emergency
Piedmont school board members learned Tuesday that the board’s main bank account holds half the money it held a year ...
04:44 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Georgia carjacking ends with wreck in Cleburne County
A carjacking and police chase that began in Carrollton, Ga., ended with a crash in Cleburne County on Tuesday.
04:00 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Suspect scammed Anniston man of $35K, police say
An Anniston man told police Friday that someone claiming to represent a bank in Hong Kong called him at home, telling...
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Crime Bulletin for April 8, 2014
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for April 8, 2014.
09:13 AM, Tuesday, April 08
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Cleburne Commission gets earful about wind turbines
Dozens of people crowded into a Cleburne County Commission work session Monday, some to ask questions about a propose...
11:10 PM, Monday, April 07
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Anniston to begin changes allowed by civil service bill
The city of Anniston could soon post openings for five new jobs and approve an updated employee handbook, taking adva...
07:52 PM, Monday, April 07
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AG visits Anniston, says lethal injection debate slows jus...
Alabama’s attorney general said Monday the state has no other legal options to execute death-row inmates while litiga...
07:06 PM, Monday, April 07
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Legislature votes to loosen rules on stormwater runoff plans
As a weekend of rain swelled ditches and flooded streets across the state Monday, environmentalists and business lead...
06:42 PM, Monday, April 07
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Anniston resident reports $35K stolen from home
An Anniston resident reported to police Friday that more than $35,00 was recently stolen from his home.
04:58 PM, Monday, April 07
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Jacksonville leaders consider annexing large swaths of uni...
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