Events of local interest from 75 and 25 years ago. Read the full story
Known as the Medicare Wage Index, that rule allows the federal government to pay more for medical procedures in states where wages for medical workers are highest, and less in states where medical workers make less money. Read the full story
Jurors reviewed on Friday physical evidence taken from several homes connected to the 2011 stabbing death of a Wellborn teacher during the trial of Tyrone Thompson. Read the full story
Known as the Medicare Wage Index, that rule allows the federal government to pay more for medical procedures in states where wages for medical workers are highest, and less in states where medical workers make less money.
Jurors reviewed on Friday physical evidence taken from several homes connected to the 2011 stabbing death of a Wellborn teacher during the trial of Tyrone Thompson.
Arc of Calhoun and Cleburne Counties’ lip sync battle fundraiser set for Saturday night has been relocated to Leone Cole Auditorium at Jacksonville State University, according to an event organizer.
The former girlfriend of Tyrone Thompson, charged in 2011 with killing a Wellborn teacher, recounted Thursday at Thompson’s trial her hours spent with him before and after the teacher’s death.
Local officials in recent weeks have been talking increasingly about creating a bigger landmark in honor of Dr. David Satcher, one of Anniston’s most famous former residents. Satcher hopes the institution will encourage active lifestyles, spread accurate information about health and recognize black leaders in medical research.
Bank staff testified on Wednesday regarding security footage and still photos at banks in Jacksonville and Anniston from April 20, 2011, where money was withdrawn from the account of a 29-year-old Wellborn teacher who was fatally stabbed that night.
They're unanimously against it, in case anyone had doubts about whether members of the Anniston City Council would oppose a group's effort to have a section of Anniston legally transferred into Oxford. The vote was 5-0 to keep Ward 4 out of the transfer portal.
Members of a Calhoun County jury on Tuesday began their first day hearing testimony during the trial of a man charged in 2011 with fatally stabbing a Wellborn teacher.
Just when the federal government is about to start constructing a big U.S. courthouse in central Anniston -- thereby bringing new people and new money to old downtown -- a group comes along that envisions an affluent section of Anniston living up to Oxford's potential via cartographic magic. What could make all that even more interesting? A municipal election in about 53 weeks.
Blue Mountain blew up twice. Once in 1865 when Union soldiers lit 25 railcars full of Confederate ammunition parked on train tracks adjacent to a rebel depot. And again in 2000 when ire over an ill-fated occupational tax led to the sad death of the Calhoun County mill town.
Calhoun County’s unemployed population is higher than that of its neighbors; last month there were 1,647 people drawing unemployment and searching for work.
A Calhoun County jury on Friday ordered a former Regional Medical Center physician to pay $2 million in damages to a Childersburg woman claiming his failure to diagnose her husband in 2014 caused his death.
Saturday is going to get hot, but the heat index won’t creep high enough for the National Weather Service to issue another heat advisory, forecasters say.
A Calhoun County jury on Thursday heard from a Childersburg woman who filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a former Regional Medical Center emergency room doctor on the third day of testimony in the trial.