Potential jurors don’t need to report, court offic...
06:40 PM, Friday, April 18
Officials with the Calhoun County Courthouse on Friday announced that residents who received jury summonses for Monday no longer have to report for duty. Circuit Clerk Eli Henderson said that as cases get closer to a jury trial, lawyers often work...

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Turkey-day shoppers say they enjoy a more convenient schedule
According to Nancy King Dennis, a spokeswoman with the Alabama Retail Association, stores may have decided to open up...
02:27 AM, Friday, November 29
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George Smith: Of lovely ladies and the green side of the g...
Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 ... Thanksgiving Day ... and I’m thankful for another year on the green side of the grass ......
05:00 AM, Thursday, November 28
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Football rivalry brings Cleburne senior citizens together
Tammy Perry, director of Parks and Recreation for Heflin, said the city, with the help of sponsors, has hosted the pa...
02:42 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Oxford audiologist raising money for son’s ear surgery
As a doctor of audiology, Summer Heard spends her days helping improve people’s hearing. Her own 6-year-old son, Hayd...
02:37 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Police, deputies arrest three after string of car break-ins
Three people suspected of breaking into more than five vehicles in Jacksonville Tuesday night were in the city jail W...
02:32 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Black Friday backlash
A poll conducted in early November by the University of Connecticut said 90 percent of Americans don’t plan to shop o...
02:18 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Growing gobblers; Business booming at Alabama's last turke...
A family business, the Bates farm is the only commercial turkey farm in the entire state of Alabama, according to the...
02:11 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Ranburne council hires new manager for senior center
The Ranburne Town Council this week hired a new manager for the Senior Center.
02:05 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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Former Clay County Jail worker indicted in alleged inmate ...
A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted a former Clay County jail administrator on eight charges involving the all...
12:55 PM, Wednesday, November 27
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George Smith: Of coats and turkey breasts ...
David and Debbie Young will give your old coat a good cleaning, and then send it to the Calhoun County Baptist Associ...
05:00 AM, Wednesday, November 27
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Piedmont City Council plans vote next week on whether to r...
The City Council planned to vote on the matter at the last meeting, but postponed the decision to discuss it in great...
12:25 AM, Wednesday, November 27
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Crime Bulletin for November 26, 2013
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for November 26, 2013.
10:34 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Weaver liquor tax set at 21.5 percent, lowest in county
Thanks to a decision by the City Council on Tuesday, businesses selling alcohol in Weaver will pay the lowest liquor ...
08:09 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Heflin City Council votes to establish tax form to protect...
After almost missing out on some wine tax dollars, the Heflin City Council Tuesday approved a wine tax form for vendo...
07:54 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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Area food bank, churches help provide Thanksgiving meals t...
Jackie Howle, director of HEARTS, said 50 clients will receive a box with the fixings for a ham dinner for Thanksgiving.
06:58 PM, Tuesday, November 26
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