Jan. 1, 1944, in The Star: The date fell on a Saturday during a 12-year span when The Star wasn’t published on that day of the week.

Jan. 1, 1994 in The Star: Among many new state laws passed in 1993 to take effect in 1994 is one declaring that people who are convicted of drug dealing or possession not only face jail time, they’ll lose their driver’s licenses for six months. Sponsored by Rep. Clarence Haynes of Talladega, the act also penalizes anyone found to be driving under the influence of a controlled substance.

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