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Russell sentenced to death in Sollohub killing
A Calhoun County circuit judge today sentenced Joshua Eugene Russell to death in the 2011 killing of Anniston police ...
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Donated ambulance to be animal transport vehicle for rescu...
When Cleburne EMS bought new ambulances three months ago, EMT George Iliff thought donating one of the agency’s old o...
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Almanac: Monday, December 16, 2013
A look back at this date in history.
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Sunday Record for December 15, 2013
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for December 15, 2013.
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Arrest report for December 15, 2013
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
07:32 PM, Sunday, December 15
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Police blotter for December 15, 2013
Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be called in to Crime Stoppers at 256-238-1414. A reward of up to $...
07:27 PM, Sunday, December 15
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George Smith: The memories are good in her beauty . . .
George Smith's column for Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013
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System allows state legislators to help out their neighbor...
At each member's desk is a voting machine that allows that member to record a vote. It typically takes only about a m...
02:00 AM, Sunday, December 15
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Wreaths honor fallen veterans at Christmas season
“There is no discouraging weather pattern that will halt or diminish this great community’s quest to recognize those ...
01:55 AM, Sunday, December 15
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Sinkholes near Heflin highway open up questions of respons...
The city of Heflin got involved when the sinkholes expanded near the highway, said Mayor Rudy Rooks. He sent a letter...
01:42 AM, Sunday, December 15
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Piedmont enjoys its parade, Christmas scene display
With a blue-flashing Piedmont police vehicle in the lead, the parade included several floats, antique vehicles, young...
09:22 PM, Saturday, December 14
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Man charged with sexual abuse of child under 12
The suspect, who was in the Calhoun County Jail Friday, faces a charge of sexual abuse of a child under 12, a felony,...
07:19 PM, Friday, December 13
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Heflin residents enjoy Festival of Trees
The Heflin Civic Center became a Christmas wonderland Friday, with more than a dozen trees decorated for Christmas an...
07:18 PM, Friday, December 13
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Investigator: Hit-and-run suspect could face felony charges
A Ford truck and a Dodge car collided at D Street and South Wilmer Avenue on Wednesday of last week.
07:15 PM, Friday, December 13
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Panel: Drug reform not enough to close hole in Medicaid
Major reform of drug benefits for Alabama Medicaid customers won't save the program enough to balance the books long-...
07:00 PM, Friday, December 13
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