George Smith: There is some good news today
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George Smith's column for Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014

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Piedmont City Council agrees to more talks on wireless Int...
“I’m encouraged that we are going to be able to sit down together, the three parties, and work toward a resolution,” ...
12:11 AM, Wednesday, December 04
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Local group receives money to help residents pay heat bills
According to a Monday press release, Gov. Robert Bentley awarded approximately $1.8 million in federal money to the n...
06:28 PM, Tuesday, December 03
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Lawmaker would offer tax credits to Medicaid doctors; Tax ...
A state legislator representing Calhoun County wants to give Alabama doctors another way to get paid for serving Medi...
06:07 PM, Tuesday, December 03
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Police: Man charged with two felonies runs from police twice
An Anniston man arrested on two separate felony charges allegedly broke into an Anniston woman’s home as he fled from...
05:10 PM, Tuesday, December 03
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Bill would provide paid leave to some kin of slain police ...
Randy Wood, a Republican from Saks, has pre-filed a bill for the 2014 legislative session that would grant administra...
05:03 PM, Tuesday, December 03
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Idea to expand Weaver westward gets little support
WEAVER — Residents on Alexandria Road west of Cedar Springs Road receive trash and sewer service from the city of Wea...
04:57 PM, Tuesday, December 03
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Crime Bulletin for December 3, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for December 3, 2013.
10:41 AM, Tuesday, December 03
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Cleburne commissioners hear of refinance savings
In times of low interest rates, refinancing borrowed money makes as much sense for public entities as it does for pri...
01:27 AM, Tuesday, December 03
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Cleburne BOE adopts code of conduct for board members
The board already had a code of conduct in place, but it didn’t cover all the issues that were required under the new...
01:22 AM, Tuesday, December 03
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Anniston City Council gets good feedback on historic distr...
The tweaks in the ordinance for the districts include adding a fine for noncompliance, rather than making it a crimin...
01:15 AM, Tuesday, December 03
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Drizzle dampens Jacksonville crowd, not its Christmas spirit
Surrounding the square, 16 white snowflake frames encircled street light globes like halos and four clusters of color...
12:52 AM, Tuesday, December 03
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Thanksgiving Day fire at Anniston home may have been arson...
Anniston police and fire officials Monday were investigating a Thanksgiving Day house fire they believe might have be...
05:40 PM, Monday, December 02
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Police: Shots fired at two Anniston homes over weekend
Two shootings over the weekend left bullet holes in Anniston homes, though police said today that no one was injured ...
05:20 PM, Monday, December 02
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Downtowner Inn being razed
Anniston's old Downtowner Inn will soon be a vacant lot, opening the possibility of commercial development at the sit...
04:45 PM, Monday, December 02
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Alabama nonprofits looking for residents in a giving mood ...
Several Alabama organizations have partnered with the movement this year, including the Autism Society of Alabama, Li...
04:21 PM, Monday, December 02
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