A new partnership between law enforcement and a home security company could make Oxford safer, according to city police. Read the full story
Anniston High School's relatively new health science programs are similar to other health science curriculums in local school systems, including Calhoun County and Oxford high schools, with a focus on preparing students for work in the medical industry. Read the full story
Tornado stricken homeowners looking for more time to rebuild their homes may get a break from the Jacksonville City Council, according to its agenda. Read the full story
Anniston High School's relatively new health science programs are similar to other health science curriculums in local school systems, including Calhoun County and Oxford high schools, with a focus on preparing students for work in the medical industry.
Tornado stricken homeowners looking for more time to rebuild their homes may get a break from the Jacksonville City Council, according to its agenda.
Firefighters were still working Friday to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed a home and possibly killed two cats early Thursday morning in the Choccolocco community, according to Quad Cities volunteer fire chief Van Roberts.
Calhoun County’s unemployment rate has improved more than half a percentage point in a month, according to February data from the state Department of Labor.
Rogers, a Republican from Saks, spoke to — and debated — about 50 local residents Thursday in a town hall meeting at Oxford Civic Center. The event was a chance for Rogers to openly engage with critics.
“The elementary science olympiad is a very big deal,” said Erika Clark, Kitty Stone Elementary School principal. “These kids took time out of their schedules to stay after school and study science.”
“In my professional opinion, Alabama cannot afford to keep ‘switcherooing’ tests and expectations and levels of what this state wants our students to achieve,” said Joan Frazier, board member and former Anniston superintendent.
A $5.2 million construction project at Anniston Army Depot could be canceled to fund President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall, according to a list released by the Pentagon this week.
After hearing Wednesday about the success of new career tech programs at Anniston High School, school board president Robert Houston asked career tech director Ed Sturkie how his department will keep paying for them.
An Anniston man was awaiting transfer to a state prison after he was sentenced to life in prison earlier this month in connection with a 2013 homicide in Wellborn.
“April 6 will be the opening day with the fireworks,” Piedmont City Councilman Doug Dickeson said. “They’ll also be doing a fish fry and that’s what pays for the fireworks. If you don’t like fish, there will be chicken tenders.”
Anniston’s City Hall will relocate to the newly vacated offices of Consolidated Publishing, with a four-year lease that begins April 1, with four annual renewal dates during that time.
The memory of a town no one ever lived in, known as “Mock Village at Yahou Lake” in Pentagon documents, is a minor headache for local officials hoping to reopen McClellan's Yahou Lake as a recreation area.