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Sherry-Go-Round: In memory of Betty and the fantasy dress
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.
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City leaders hope to get historic designation for Heflin Cemetery
Shane Smith, Heflin city clerk, said local leaders want to preserve and document the cemetery’s headstones, many of them more than a century old. Applying for the cemetery to be on the Alabama Historic Cemetery Register would be one way to do that, he said.
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Emergency meeting tackles water contamination problem in Heflin
As a precaution, officials have turned off the gas and diesel tanks at the Cleburne County equipment shop, where the county stores vehicles and equipment. The shop sits atop a hill near the creek.
Apr 11, 2014 |  0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cancer services fundraiser scheduled for Saturday
Saturday's event will start with a barbecue lunch served until 1 p.m. Dinner meals start at 4 p.m., then starting at 5:30 p.m. choirs and drama groups from seven Baptist churches are scheduled to entertain the crowd.
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Cleburne deputies arrest 10 on drug charges
Narcotics Investigator Lance Willingham said the deputies, with support from Heflin police, served the warrant in Archie Parker Trailer Park on U.S. 78 at about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday.
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Cleburne officials investigate substance in creek
Two weeks ago, when Mac Prichard began looking around his business property on Alabama 46 in Heflin and saw a film floating on the water of the creek that runs along the lot, he thought he knew what it was. “Oil or gas, one,” Prichard said.
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Council approve hiring another supervisor
The Heflin City Council approved hiring another supervisor for the Parks and Recreation Department at its meeting Tuesday.
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4-H 2014 Cleburne County Contest Winners
Congrats to the winners.
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Cleburne County Farmers Association hears from 14 candidates
`Fourteen candidates for elected offices in Cleburne County spoke to members of the Cleburne County Farmers Association Tuesday at the Mountain Center about their commitment to serve the public.
Apr 09, 2014 |  0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cleburne school board sets gym rental policy
The Cleburne County Board of Education this week approved a new gym rental policy for Cleburne County High School.
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Heflin to hire new Parks and Recreation staffer
by Laura Camper
news@cleburnenews.com
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The Heflin City Council this week approved hiring another supervisor for the Parks and Recreation Department.
Candidates speak at Farmers Association
by Laura Camper
news@cleburnenews.com
Apr 09, 2014 |  0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Fourteen candidates for elected offices in Cleburne County spoke to members of the Cleburne County Farmers Association Tuesday at the Mountain Center about their commitment to serve the public.
Heflin Highlights for April 10, 2014
by Suzanne Payne
Special to The Star
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If you want to become old and wise, you must first be young and foolish.
Absentee voting begins Friday
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Absentee voting for the June 3 primary election begins on April 11, 2014.
Retired teachers meet
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Brenda Freeman, Teresa Noell, and Sonja Adams represented the Cleburne County Education Retirees Association at the Alabama Education Retirees Association Annual Meeting at the Cahaba Grand Conference Center in Birmingham on April 1.
Relay for Life activities
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Upcoming Relay for Life events in Cleburne County.
Hearts for April 10, 2014
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Both HEARTS locations are in need of food for the pantries.
Diabetes Education beginning April 22
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Upcoming diabetes education events in Cleburne County.
Class of 1959 to hold a reunion
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The Cleburne County High School class of 1959 will hold their 55th class reunion on April 12 at the First United Methodist Church Wesley Center with Jimmy Taylor as master of ceremony.
Cleburne community calendar beginning April 10, 2014
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Upcoming community events in Cleburne County.
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    by Suzanne Payne
    Special to The Star
    04.02.14 - 03:09 pm


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