An academic calendar approved by the Calhoun County Board of Education on Thursday night won’t move the first or last days of school, but will add more in-service days for teachers.
Local pastors on Wednesday described the Rev. Billy Graham as someone who wasn’t flashy but professed “the basics of evangelicalism.”
Two men were flown to a Georgia hospital Wednesday after the stolen car they were in wrecked south of Piedmont during a police chase, officials said.
Reginald Tiller, the superintendent of Anniston’s Freedom Riders National Monument and the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument, was the keynote speaker during a Black History Month event at Jacksonville State University on Tuesday. In his speech, Tiller touched on his time with the National Park Service and how it’s grown to embrace African American culture and history.
Anniston police responded to two unrelated robberies early Tuesday morning during which suspects brandished firearms, police said.
Mary Elliott sits with a portrait of her husband and firefighter, Lynn Elliott, who died from cancer in 2005. Doctors said Elliott's exposure …
Two bills currently before the Legislature touch on firefighters and their elevated risk of cancer. One bill could help cut down on firefighters’ exposure to carcinogens while another would help ease the financial burden for retired firefighters diagnosed with cancer.