For two years a U.S. vehicle manufacturer ran operations at the depot. But on this date, it was announced that arrangement would end in August. Read the full story
The family of James Gilbert is under strain from hundreds of dollars' worth of medical bills, accrued over the past 12 months after the Boy Scout, doing his patriotic duty to assist with a waste paper drive, severely injured his leg in the effort. Now the community is urged to help them out.
The Piedmont Rescue Squad had been an all-volunteer group since its founding in the mid-1960s, but some paid paramedics were added to the force in 1995.
Long before he would become Elvis Presley’s doctor, Anniston teenager George Nichopoulos and several members of a young social club were guests of Fort McClellan and IRTC officers.