Oxford teachers got an early start to the new school year Wednesday with a morning best described as a pep rally. Read the full story
A dramatic increase in the number of local drug overdoses and associated deaths has prompted Calhoun County officials to issue stronger-than-usual warnings about the danger of using street drugs.
Hobson City Grocery, located at 608 McDaniel Street, celebrated its grand opening Saturday with a grill fired up to feed everyone and an owner fired up to help out her community in a positive way.
Anniston city officials are asking for donations that they can distribute to area homeless persons during an upcoming count of that population in Calhoun and Etowah counties.
Two separate local charitable funds have been dedicated to the renovation and upkeep of the former C. E. Hanna School building.
The Hobson City Council will give consideration next month to establish two funding avenues designed to restore and preserve the historic former C.E. Hanna School.
HOBSON CITY — Concern for the health of community members in and near Hobson City motivated its leaders to host an event Saturday called Advancing Health Literacy.
Hobson City Mayor Alberta McCrory spoke with The Anniston Star as she was preparing for the city’s health fair, scheduled from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, in the FEMA building located behind Town Hall.
Around 50 supporters of women’s rights on diverse issues made their presence known late Saturday morning in a sidewalk march from 8th to 12th Street in downtown Anniston.
People who are still not vaccinated against COVID-19 can get gift cards as an incentive to get the vaccine at an event in Hobson City Saturday, city officials announced this week.
Calhoun County’s mayors gathered at the Oxford Civic Center for State of the Cities, a yearly update on municipal activity organized by the county Chamber of Commerce.
Gov. Kay Ivey is being asked to veto a bill approved Monday to delay until 2024 a requirement that third grade students who can't read proficiently must repeat the grade.
The Senate on Monday gave final passage to House Bill 137 to create a sexual assault survivor “bill of rights” and set a requirement for how long law enforcement must preserve evidence from sexual assault cases.
In one of its final moves of the 2021 session, the Alabama Legislature Monday ensured that restaurant owners don’t have to pay state income taxes on the newest round of COVID-19 federal relief.