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Piedmont police blotter for April 16, 2014
The Piedmont police and arrest reports for April 16, 2014.
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Piedmont community calendar beginning April 16, 2014
Upcoming community events in Piedmont.
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Nurse enjoys photography as a hobby; Kim Steward McFry works at Anniston Orthopedics
Kim Steward McFry compares her job to a mission. As a licensed practical nurse, she is able to help patients and at the same time educate them about their health.
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Nances Creek News - 04/16/14
Upcoming activities at Nances Creek Community Center.
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Sunshine Club News: Sheriff Larry Amerson speaks to club
Easter lilies, crystal crosses and shades of purple representing the Easter celebration were scattered throughout the fellowship hall at First Baptist Church when the Sunshine Club met April 1.
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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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Teachers tour Piedmont schools, see tech program
About 120 educators from across northeast Alabama who visited Piedmont City Schools Thursday. The visitors came to see how the school district uses the laptops and mobile devices in classrooms, and the guests spent the morning meeting with teachers and students.
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Spring Fashion Show will benefit Venecia’s Foundation
Jackie Law, who manages the Willow Tree in Jacksonville and Gadsden believes she’s come up with the perfect way to welcome spring and help a good cause at the same time.
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Pleasant Valley grad is instructor at Piedmont High School
During and shortly after high school, Jake Green of Jacksonville contemplated going into the computer science program at Jacksonville State University. This past year, teaching at Piedmont High School, has made him realize that wasn’t the profession for him.
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Local woman arrested on arson charges
A woman arrested last month is facing a charge of second-degree arson, according to a report from the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office.
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Piedmont police blotter for April 9, 2014
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The Piedmont police and arrest reports for April 9, 2014.
Piedmont community calendar beginning April 9, 2014
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Upcoming community events in Piedmont.
Gloria McCain believes eating together is good for everyone
by Margaret Anderson
Special to The Star
Apr 09, 2014 |  0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Gloria Wood McCain said she learned many years ago that when people sit down together to eat, problems can be solved, friendships can be made and everyone can walk away with a good feeling about themselves and others.
Championship decision begins this afternoon
by Rip Donovan
Special to The Star
Apr 09, 2014 |  0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The home-and-home series to decide the Class 3A, Area 10 baseball championship begins this afternoon when the Piedmont Bulldogs travel to White Plains.
Rudy Abbott Day at Piedmont High School
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Thursday was Rudy Abbott Appreciation Day at Piedmont High.
Piedmont schools official: Drop in funds not an emergency
by Laura Gaddy
lbgaddy@annistonstar.com
Apr 08, 2014 |  0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Piedmont school board members learned Tuesday that the board’s main bank account holds half the money it held a year ago. But superintendent Matt Akin said much of the drop is due to normal monetary fluctuation.
Plastic surgeon and family move to Jacksonville
by Margaret Anderson
Special to The Star
Apr 08, 2014 |  0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. David Thomas Chandler of Jacksonville worked his way through college as a firefighter. That’s when he began entertaining the idea of being a doctor.
JSU’s new coach talks football; John Grass invites Kiwanians to J-Day game
by Rip Donovan
Special to The Star
Apr 08, 2014 |  0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
With spring practice well underway, new Jacksonville State University head football coach John Grass was a guest of the Jacksonville Kiwanis Club Wednesday . He characterized his presentation as “informal” and began by inviting his audience to Saturday’s J-Day game, which kicks off at 6 p.m. and is open to the public.
Sherry-Go-Round: God’s not dead movie showcases creative process
by Sherry Kughn
sherrykug@hotmail.com
Apr 08, 2014 |  0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
I am almost finished taking an online course called The Psychological Principles of Learning at Jacksonville State University.
Local woman arrested on arson charges
by Keith Orlowski
Special to The Star
Apr 04, 2014 |  0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Sally Elizabeth Beecham, 51, of Piedmont was arrested March 27 at the Sheriff’s Office in connection with a fire at a home on Cottaquilla Road. Investigators received a confession, obtained a warrant and arrested Beecham, said Sheriff Larry Amerson.
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    by Margaret Anderson
    Special to The Star
    04.02.14 - 09:15 am
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    by Margaret Anderson
    Special to The Star
    04.02.14 - 09:11 am


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