JSU's board of trustees voted Tuesday to buy the Brookstone Physician Center building next door to the JSU-owned former Regional Medical Center Jacksonville for $2.6 million. The university plans to move its nursing program to the site permanently, officials said. Read the full story
Unemployment in Calhoun and surrounding counties ticked upward slightly in December, according to figures released Friday by the Alabama Department of Labor.
Members of the Anniston City Council on Tuesday debated a plan to give $800,000 in federal grant money to a proposed affordable housing development outside city limits.
Ervin Rudolph was the second of six children in a large Anniston family. His sister was the youngest. She believes that’s why he often talked about his funeral plans with her. She’d be around the longest.
Jacksonville City Council president Sandra Sudduth said Thursday that the business license for Brother's Bar was revoked for several complaints aside from a shooting that took place outside the bar in December.
Council members said that the study is a component in a federal grant which could be used to build a downtown parking deck, among other road and transportation projects.
The Jacksonville City Council voted unanimously Monday night to revoke the business license of Brother’s Bar owner Shedrick Ridley after a shooting outside the bar last month injured three.
Power crews were still working Monday morning to restore electricity to customers in Calhoun, Cleburne and Talladega counties who suffered outages in Saturday’s thunderstorms.
It’s an east Alabama success story, a still-evolving tale of what can happen, not what’s impossible, in small cities with limited budgets and political hindrances.
Wellington manufacturer Laser Fabrication and Machine plans to hire for as many as 16 new jobs after substantial expansion, according to an economic developer.
Under Anniston's current rules, residents can buy alcohol — either at restaurants or at a store — beginning at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Now one City Council member is proposing broader hours that would allow a drink with a morning meal.