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Man charged with threatening dentist office
Police charged a man today with making threats toward employees at a local dentist’s office.
04:47 PM, Tuesday, August 06
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Bentley visits Anniston's Entrepreneurial Center
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley stopped by the Entrepreneurial Center in Anniston on Tuesday, part of Bentley’s “Road to ...
04:31 PM, Tuesday, August 06
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Piedmont home burns while resident is in jail
A Piedmont man’s home was destroyed by fire early Tuesday morning while he was being held in jail on a methamphetamin...
04:15 PM, Tuesday, August 06
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Man charged with armed robbery of woman on Noble Street
Police charged a man today with robbing a woman at gunpoint Monday night on Noble Street.
04:11 PM, Tuesday, August 06
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Crime Bulletin for August 6, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for August 6, 2013.
10:35 AM, Tuesday, August 06
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Cleburne BOE does some hiring before start of school
The Cleburne County Board of Education on Monday finalized some last-minute personnel decisions before the start of s...
11:45 PM, Monday, August 05
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Cleburne County Search and Rescues requests emergency fund...
Cleburne County Search and Rescue approached the Cleburne County Commission at its work session Monday for some emerg...
11:43 PM, Monday, August 05
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Anniston to discuss grading scale
Superintendent Joan Frazier said Monday the school board is set to discuss the grading scale next week. She said she ...
06:46 PM, Monday, August 05
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School officials ponder gun-ban warnings
A state law that went into effect this month is prompting local school officials to ask whether they should take extr...
06:42 PM, Monday, August 05
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Man charged with breaking into home
Anniston police charged a man Friday with breaking into another man’s home and demanding money last month.
06:35 PM, Monday, August 05
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Fire-damaged Saks High expected to open on time
Although the cleanup of fire-damaged Saks High School is expected to last through September, school officials still b...
05:35 PM, Monday, August 05
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New state law: Physicians must provide brochure to patient...
The law requires physicians to hand out a standardized brochure on breast cancer treatment options and other useful i...
05:28 PM, Monday, August 05
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Anniston police investigating robbery
An employee of a local business was robbed Saturday morning while on her way to deposit money.
04:34 PM, Monday, August 05
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Man reportedly assaulted in Anniston
A 29-year-old man told police he was assaulted by a man Friday evening after the man asked for a cigarette.
04:20 PM, Monday, August 05
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Anniston man charged with kidnapping
Anniston police on Sunday charged a man with kidnapping a 31-year-old woman.
04:13 PM, Monday, August 05
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