Piedmont council set to vote on school Internet se...
by Laura Gaddy
08:02 PM, Tuesday, April 15
The City Council and a Wetumpka-based technology company are nearing an agreement that’s expected to restore free wireless Internet service to Piedmont public school students. The council is expected to vote on the revised contract at its next mee...

Latest Headlines

Veteran’s specialized locomotion opens new doors for outdo...
Marine Sgt. Ben Tomlinson said he was impressed as he tested out his new Action Trackchair in the yard of his Jackson...
08:22 PM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Fire burns home of Jacksonville police officer
The family was out of state during the fire and “are returning to find their house, belongings and automobiles destro...
05:19 PM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Compromise on motorcycle festival still a few miles down t...
Two weeks ago, the Anniston City Council postponed approvals for Rumble on Noble, a motorcycle show and concert hoste...
01:48 PM, Sunday, July 21
full story
They hike America: Walk a mile — or thousands — in their s...
Forrest Gump's creator, the novelist Winston Groom, said he's not sure why someone would want to run that far. "Forre...
02:57 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Actor brings “good times” to music fest
Actor Jimmie Walker kicked off his comedy routine by saying it’s always fun when he comes to Alabama, but he’s got to...
02:48 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Trayvon Martin supporters rally on Noble Street
Organizer Kumira Mason said this was the third march held in Anniston this week. Mason encouraged everyone in attenda...
02:38 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Anniston Star wins top honors in Alabama AP contest
The Star picked up a total of 21 awards in APME’s Division 2, which includes newspapers with a circulation of 15,000 ...
02:21 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Laws deal with deaths children left in hot cars
The act was written in response to a child who died in Alabama after being left in a van, but any vehicle can become ...
02:17 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Sunday Record for July 21, 2013
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for July 21, 2013.
12:01 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Arrest report for July 21, 2013
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
12:00 AM, Sunday, July 21
full story
Police blotter for July 21, 2013
Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be called in to Crime Stoppers at 256-238-1414. A reward of up to $...
11:58 PM, Saturday, July 20
full story
Leadership changes loom at Donoho
By next summer, the Donoho School will have someone new to lead its students and staff. President Jan Hurd and Karen ...
06:20 PM, Friday, July 19
full story
Police: Bank robbers suspected of additional robbery
Police believe three men suspected of robbing a Jacksonville bank Wednesday morning may have robbed another bank earl...
06:01 PM, Friday, July 19
full story
Disabled American Veterans hold fundraiser at Golden Corral
The money goes to local Disabled American Veterans chapters where it will be used to help veterans get the care, medi...
05:18 PM, Friday, July 19
full story
Experts say gas prices only going to get higher this summer
According to the American Automobile Association’s daily fuel gauge, gas prices across the country have gone up about...
05:11 PM, Friday, July 19
full story

Friends to Follow