Anniston police charged Chancelor Todd Chesson, 36, with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and certain persons forbidden to possess a pistol.
Darryl Abernathy, superintendent with the city’s street department, said crews had been working at similar scenes since 1:30 a.m. Thursday, when high winds from Tropical Storm Zeta hit the area.
The Calhoun County School System will be closed on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, due to the number of trees and power lines still blocking roadways, as well as power outages at numerous schools, the system announced on its website Thursday evening.
That must have been one crowded building to accommodate 2,000 people coming through in one afternoon, but such was the scene at Anniston Memorial Hospital on Oct. 28 in 1945.
The Calhoun County EMA released the following list of schools that will be closed Thursday after Tropical Storm Zeta moved through the area early Thursday morning, causing widespread damage throughout Calhoun County.
By 4 a.m. Thursday, reports were trickling in of downed trees and power outages in Calhoun County, as the remnants of Tropical Storm Zeta moved east across Alabama.
The Calhoun County EMA has released the following list of schools that will be delayed 2 hours on Thursday due to potential bad weather:
Community safe rooms throughout Calhoun County will open at 7 p.m. tonight in preparation for Hurricane Zeta, the county Emergency Management Agency announced this afternoon, with local schools delayed two hours tomorrow.
There are doubts about many people on Glenwood Terrace will do Halloween this year. On Monday many houses had fall decor, but few had actual Halloween decorations.
Northeast Alabama should be outside a tornado risk area as Tropical Storm Zeta crosses the state Wednesday night, though high wind gusts are still a concern.
Hospitalizations for COVID-19 continue to rise in Calhoun County and across the state, a sign that a long-expected second wave of the virus may be on its way.
The two councilmen and members of city staff waited about 20 minutes past the start time of a 4 p.m. work session before deciding to carry on discussion and await the rest of the council’s arrival. Both councilmen were leaving their council positions.
Northeast Alabama should be outside a marginal risk zone for tornadoes Wednesday night when Tropical Storm Zeta crosses into the state, according to the National Weather Service.
Anniston Memorial Hospital couldn't really schedule an open house as long as it was technically a federal government project, but a year later, in 1945, now that it's not, it can.
He is the mayor who harbored no lifelong ambitions to become mayor of his hometown. But next month he will be sworn in for a second term.
The folks who live in the community of Weaver's Station north of Anniston thought in 1945 it was time for them to consider incorporating their little patch of Calhoun County.
As hard rain Saturday gave way to drizzle and then just an overcast sky, carnival workers switched on the lights on the Ferris wheel and rides with names such as Moby Dick and Mardis Gras.