Friday May 17
Sid Brown is new band director at PCHS
Newly hired band director Sid Brown said he expects the Pell City High School band to continue to grow.
Friday May 17
Watch artist Scott LoBaido finish his American flag mural in Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Alabama -- It took speed artist Scott LoBaido a little more than a day to complete a mural of the American flag to adorn the backside of Jacksonville High School's Field House.
Wed May 15, 2013
Anonymous donor to match Gary Sinise benefit concert ticket sales up to $50,000
Actor Gary Sinise will play a benefit concert at JSU Stadium May 19 to benefit a wounded Afghan soldier, Ben Tomlinson.
Sun May 12, 2013
Francis canonizes first saints of papacy
Pope Francis canonized the first saints of his papacy -- including the first ever honored from Colombia and Mexico -- at a Mass on Sunday at St.
Sat May 11, 2013
Fri May 10, 2013
Oxford Farmers market
Join us for the kick-off of Oxford's first ever Farmer's Market hosted by The Quintard Mall in the Jc Penny's parking lot.
Thu May 09, 2013
Wed May 08, 2013
Gregory J. Kernion: The Star's incomplete presentation of facts
In the Feb. 28, 2013, editorial, "Let light shine at RMC," the editorial board of The Anniston Star wrote, "Committing journalism is not a crime, nor should it be subject to a civil lawsuit," referring to a declaratory-judgment action filed by Regional Medical Center seeking a court ruling on whether RMC was required to provide The Star a copy of ... (more)
Jacksonville council addresses streetlights, farmer's market
The Jacksonville City Council on Tuesday approved an agreement to update city traffic lights and voted to amend the schedule for the local farmer's market.
Mon May 06, 2013
One killed, two injured in Alabama 204 crash
One woman was killed and two men were injured during a crash Sunday morning on Alabama 204 outside Jacksonville.
Sun May 05, 2013
Jacksonville contemplates future with off-center square
City leaders in Jacksonville are considering moving several public buildings from the town's traditional center to new space near the city's southern limits.
Now you know: May 5, 2013
May 5 a Chris and Heather Dempsey of Jacksonville invite you to their home, Fiddler's Green, for the annual "Skirmish at Fiddler's Green." Civil War-era activities will take place throughout the day, with a tour of the home at noon and battle reenactment at 2 p.m. Camps and sutler shops will be open to browse and Un-Reconstructed, a six-piece ... (more)
Wed May 01, 2013
DKG Sigma Chapter: A meeting with an international flair
The meeting of Sigma Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International on Tuesday, March 12, at the Anniston Museum of Natural History proved to be quite cosmopolitan.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Michelle Bright's life is fun and busy
Michelle Bright shares her home with three males -- her husband and their two sons.
Defense lawyer worried about trial date for man charged with murder
A judge and prosecutors said Tuesday they're ready for the trial of a man accused of killing a Wellborn schoolteacher in 2011.
Today crucial for Weaver Sunday alcohol sales bill
A bill that would allow the Weaver City Council to legalize Sunday alcohol sales could come up for a vote today in the Alabama Senate.
The Little Tree able to stay open through July with recent fundraising success
The Little Tree, a Jacksonville preschool that specializes in helping children with developmental delays, was successful enough with its fundraising efforts in April to remain open through July, administrators at the school said.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Jacksonville Sav-A-Lot to be replaced by Price Less IGA
The Sav-A-Lot discount grocery store in Jacksonville will close and a new grocery will open in its place in May.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Hundreds attend first Whirlwind of Color 5K in Jacksonville
A Whirlwind of Color 5K Saturday morning in Jacksonville. The event was a paint filled celebration of community recovery from the April 27, 2011 tornadoes.
Jacksonville-area convenience store robbed
Jacksonville police were looking for this man, seen in a surveillance photo, who reportedly robbed a convenience store just south of the city on Sunday.