Alabama recorded one new COVID-19 case in Cleburne County and one new case in St. Clair County on Saturday as the state’s number of known cases rose to nearly 700. No new deaths were reported Saturday. Read the full story
Hobson City is set to hold its annual black history program this coming Saturday, but Mayor Alberta McCrory said there will be plenty of looking forward to go along with reflections of history.
This year’s event is set for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 3 at the Bridge on 1400 Noble St. in Anniston. He said the event is open to the public, and offers free food and continuing education units for nurses, social workers and counselors.
Local circuit judges scheduled trial dates last month for three men charged with murder within the past six years. According to court documents, the trials are slated for February, March and April.
An attorney for a Texas man charged in a fatal 2017 shooting in Hobson City plans to argue he was acting in self-defense at a trial set for March.
Graduates at Friday’s Dannon Project graduation ceremony described the school as a chance to really work with the emotional issues behind the events that landed them in court.