County and city leaders of Cleburne County gain in...
by Laura Camper
lcamper@annistonstar.com
12:47 AM, Wednesday, April 16
To spur development there has to be a common goal and that has to come from all branches of the community — from the cities, the county, the schools and existing industry.

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