Eddie Burkhalter

A member of U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers staff office was briefed Wednesday on problems at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, which previously used deadly toxins during training.  

Calhoun County commissioners in a brief meeting Thursday agreed to move forward with plans to build a storm-proof safe room at Thankful Park near Anniston.

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Employees of a federal facility in Anniston suspected in 2011 that ricin powder used in first-response training was deadly, and not the less-l…

Anniston City Council members at a brief meeting Monday agreed to sell property to a developer who plans to build a multi-million-dollar residential facility in west Anniston.

An economic development incentive program that ended in 2013 remains on the Anniston’s financial books as old debt and  should be written off, city officials said Friday.

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Anniston already has great plans for its downtown, according to redevelopment experts at a public meeting Friday. All that’s needed is to build upon them, they said.

Board member Trudy Munford during Thursday’s meeting asked Superintendent Darren Douthitt about the status of naming an interim principal at Anniston High School.

The 20 or so business owners, city officials, board members and visitors answered a questionnaire meant to drive a visiting team of downtown revitalization experts as they draft recommendations for Main Street Anniston, the local group working to spur growth downtown.

Anniston High School’s robotics team climbed a steep learning curve this year, and its members are already bringing home trophies.

Sally Jewell’s four-year tenure as secretary of the Interior Department is over, but she and her husband, Warren, wanted to visit the place that President Barack Obama last month proclaimed as the Freedom Riders National Monument

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