July 2, 2015

The Cleburne News

Chief: More police needed

Heflin police Chief A. J. Benefield Tuesday approached the City Council for a second time about adding to the city’s police force.

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Sports

Ervin pleased with Lady Tigers progress

Summer play dates come to an end for the Cleburne County softball Tigers Monday. The Tigers will play four games at the Oxford Lake fields in an officials camp. It will be Cleburne County’s second trip to Oxford. The Tigers also took part in a camp at Jacksonville State.

Opinion

Remember the love in Charleston

Many are jumping on the bandwagon of removing the Confederate Battle Flag from public because it represents “hate, ignorance, bigotry, racism, is offensive, and serves no purpose in today’s America REGARDLESS of what it may have represented way back when.”

Community

Experts will offer tips on bears in Heflin forum

Black bear sightings in Alexandria, Weaver and Heflin, among other places, have spurred at least one city into action. Heflin officials reached out to wildlife experts at Jacksonville State University’s Field School after a bear was spotted near the town’s center, Heflin city clerk Shane Smith said.

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