Atlas is a 5 year old tabby that is bobtailed and neutered. He came from a hoarding situation and is looking for a forever home. He has a great personality. Call the League for Animal Welfare at 256-238-0380 or visit at 2726 Bynum-Leatherwood Road. Hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9…

Opie is a super-sized brindle mixed-breed boy. He is an easy keeper asking only for a large yard to explore and plenty of treats to enjoy. His $125 fee covers neuter, all shots and microchip. The Anniston Animal Shelter, 1201 Parkwood Drive, is open noon-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and …

Last year, Americans spent an estimated $20.7 billion on Valentine gifts. Statisticians who keep track of such things say 17 percent of these gifts (roughly translating to $9.5 billion) were unwanted. And yet Americans are projected to spend more  this upcoming Valentine’s Day (which is Frid…