Thursday Dec 12
Legislators should let the people decide Sunday sales
For the second time this year the Lincoln City Council has passed a resolution asking for a referendum in the city on Sunday alcohol sales, with Mayor Bud Kitchin arguing the city needs it as an economic development tool.
Commission increases and extends tax abatement for IKO
The Talladega County Commission unanimously approved increasing and extending a tax abatement for IKO Southeast Inc. during a meeting held Monday.
On November 30, 1954, a meteorite crashed through the roof of a home in a then-unincorporated area near Sylacauga, Talladega County, striking resident Ann E. Hodges .
Lower Township Gazette
Weather trivia: Afternoon nap nearly kills woman on Nov. 30, 1954
An afternoon nap nearly killed Ann Elizabeth Hodges on Nov. 30, 1954. Instead, she became living proof of the statement "What doesn't kill you only makes you stronger."