News — Cleburne County
Heflin tae kwon do team wins championship
Heflin tae kwon do students went to Jackson, Miss., in March for a competition and brought back a national championship title.
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Heflin police participating in prescription drug take-back
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., officers will accept expired and unwanted prescription pills or patches – no liquid medicines or syringes - at the Heflin Police Department at 174 Bell Street, said Sgt. Kevin Turley by email.
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Heflin City Council considers request for new fire truck
The current truck is 17 years old and no longer meets the department’s needs, Fire chief Jonathan Adams told the council members.
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Sherry-Go-Round: Morrison is teacher and friend
Local environmental enthusiast Renee Morrison recently won the Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Award for Outstanding Educator in Conservation.
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Cleburne Commission closes portion of County Road 62
Despite some opposition from local residents, the Cleburne County Commission Monday voted 3 to 1 to close a portion of County Road 62 near the Tallapoosa River.
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Heflin shuts off water from Anniston
The move is expected to save the the Heflin board money but make a dent in the sales of the Anniston Water Works and Sewer Board, officials say.
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Water restored to Heflin residents as officials seek contamination's source
Heflin residents who had been without water since Friday because of possible contamination have all had their water restored, but work officials were still trying to identify the source of the problem Wednesday.
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Cleburne hospital board names benefits committee
The Cleburne County Hospital Board has created a new committee to evaluate employee benefits, with a goal of ensuring all its employees are being treated as fairly as possible, officials said.
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Cleburne community calendar beginning April 17, 2014
Upcoming community events in Cleburne County.
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Diabetes Education beginning April 22
Upcoming diabetes education events in Cleburne County.
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Relay for Life activities
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Upcoming Relay for Life events in Cleburne County.
Economic experts show a spark of unity
by Laura Camper
news@cleburnenews.com
Apr 16, 2014 |  0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Economic development experts from Birmingham sparked a show of unity at the Heflin Industrial Development Board meeting on Tuesday that could benefit area residents.
Heflin Highlights for April 17, 2014
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My apologies go out to several individuals regarding a couple of columns from the past! Two birthdays were accidentally omitted as well as a very important anniversary.
Hearts for April 17, 2014
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Both HEARTS locations are in need of food for the pantries.
Trees added to Heflin Water Shed
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Fish like to live around a house too, fisherman call it “structure.” Just like people like a house, fish like structure.
Fruithurst Fire lowers their rating
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Fruithurst Fire Department would like to announce that it has been able to lower the ISO ratings of its coverage to a 4/4Y.
VA affairs meeting
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American Legion will hold a Veterans Affairs forum on April 24 at the Cleburne County American Legion Post 19.
Relay for Life survivors' dinner set for Thursday
by Laura Camper
news@cleburnenews.com
Apr 16, 2014 |  0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Relay for Life is a months-long fundraiser, the money going toward the society’s research and support programs. In Cleburne County, preparations began in October. It’s now nearing its end with the annual survivor dinner Thursday at the Heflin Civic Center at 6 p.m.
County and city leaders of Cleburne County gain insights on business recruitment
by Laura Camper
lcamper@annistonstar.com
Apr 16, 2014 |  0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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.
Sherry-Go-Round: In memory of Betty and the fantasy dress
by Sherry Kughn
sherrykug@hotmail.com
Apr 15, 2014 |  0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
High school is almost over for seniors. I know a certain few who have been counting down the days since Christmas. As their teacher at Trinity Christian Academy, I see their joy regarding the next steps they plan to take.
  • Council approve hiring another supervisor
    by Laura Camper
    news@cleburnenews.com
    04.10.14 - 11:08 am
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    by Laura Camper
    news@cleburnenews.com
    04.09.14 - 04:45 pm


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