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Jasper, Alabama is located in Walker County. Zip codes in Jasper, AL include 35504, 35501, and 35502. The median home price in Jasper is $179,900. More Jasper information.

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2 hrs ago | Daily Mountain Eagle

Groundbreaking held for county's new animal shelter

Walker County's new animal shelter is expected to open in December. It will be located on approximately three acres near the county landfill.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

BOE welcomes its newest member

Many new faces were in attendance during Monday's Jasper City Board of Education meeting, including newest board member Mary Beth Barber.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Sessions: - S - We need to get our people working'

U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama, speaks with Jasper Police Chief Connie Cooner Rowe, left, who was recently elected to serve in the Alabama House of Representatives, and Susan Stephens during an event Wednesday morning in Jasper.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Council remembers former colleague

Jasper City Council members spent time Tuesday morning remembering a former longtime council member who passed away earlier in the morning.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

2-vehicle crash results in death of both unbuckled drivers

According to a press release, Jeremy Phillips, 34, of Cordova and Jeffrey Stovers, 50, of Jasper were both killed when the 2006 Ford F150 Phillips was driving collided head on with the 2007 Chevy Silverado Stovers was driving.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Jasper native Marona Posey turns history and imagination into family-saga murder mysteries

Marona Posey has just published "Back for Tomorrow," the third novel in her "Look Away, Dixieland" series.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Jury convicts Jasper man for 2010 robbery

A Walker County jury convicted Courtney Duran Dickerson, 23, of Jasper, of a single count of first-degree robbery this week.

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Daily Mountain Eagle

Firefighters Battle Blaze at City Landfill

Jasper firefighters continued to monitor a fire at the Jasper City Landfill on Friday afternoon.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Auditions set for Friday for this year's production of - Nutcracker'

The Athletic Arts Center will host auditions for its sixth annual performance of "The Nutcracker" on Friday beginning at 4 p.m. The audition is open to all dancers in the community, whether they are students of the center or not, in order to harness the talent in all areas of the community.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Radio Day' fundraiser on tap Friday

The Kiwanis Club of Jasper hosts two fundraisers each year, with proceeds from each going back into the community to aid in projects devoted to the youth of the county.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

BOE - Sholds work session, discusses leasing land to city

Jasper City Board of Education members and assistant superintendent Jean Lollar discussed the leasing of some district property to the city of Jasper for recreational purposes during Tuesday's work session.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Friends, family celebrate Cracker Barrel opening in style

Howard Evans of Evans Limo Service in Jasper stands by as Paul Gunter exits the limousine that Gunter's family and friends rented to carry them to breakfast at Cracker Barrel on Monday.

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Daily Mountain Eagle

Governor makes quick stop in Jasper

Gov. Robert Bentley, above right, made a quick stop in Jasper Monday afternoon and stopped in to talk with James Eidson and Steve Hager of Hager Oil.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

The art of the temple

Carrie Herron and Bill Young on the front steps of the Temple Emanu-El building, which was dedicated in 1923.

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Daily Mountain Eagle

SA hosting back-to-school giveaway; donations needed

It costs a lot of money to get kids started back to school each year. There's no denying that.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Life sentence for 2009 murder

Kevin Dwyane Shanklin pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of murder and one count of attempted murder in the 2009 shooting of Michael and Ashley Crumpton in their Cordova home.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Mountain Eagle

Popular ballet teacher returns to work in city

Clarence McDorman has returned to the Marilyn Sanders Performing Arts Center to teach the art and style of ballet to the county's youth.

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