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Escaped Alabama Inmate Recaptured
Authorities in eastern Alabama say a man who escaped the Etowah County Detention Center has been recaptured.
Fri May 17, 2013
Inmate escapes from Etowah County Jail
Justin Wade Hopkins, 30, of Collinsville, escaped from the jail shortly after 4 a.m. He was last seen running toward Tuscaloosa Avenue in Gadsden.
Wed May 15, 2013
Gadsden Riverfest tickets available online, other additions coming
Heather New, president of the Chamber of Gadsden/Etowah County, said tickets are available at www.gadsdenriverfest.com . This is the first year the chamber has attempted online sales.
Mon May 06, 2013
Etowah County sheriff offers citizen's firearms course tomorrow
The Etowah County Sheriff's Office is offering another citizen's firearms course, the latest in a series for local residents.
Thu May 02, 2013
Attalla man arrested on stolen property charges
James Taylor Wilder, 30, was arrested last Thursday. He is out of the Etowah County Detention Center on $5,000 bond.
Wed May 01, 2013
Cleaning up the Coosa: Jail inmates pick up river trash as part of drug rehab program
Inmates from the jail are taking part in the " Renew Our Rivers " cleanup this week, and today concentrated on areas near Whorton Bend.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Everybody's a winner: Gadsden Special Olympics draws 350 competitors
Randy Cornelius had just finished the 50 yard dash and was waiting to get his first place ribbon, when he saw one of the men he had just beaten.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Ohatchee mayor hopes to renew town's river
The fact that it was a workday didn't stop fisherman from lining the banks of the Coosa River along Alabama 77 Monday, enjoying the warm morning and sights of Neely Henry Lake.
Etowah County 'Renew Our Rivers' cleanup campaign to take place April 29-May 4
Volunteers for the annual "Renew Our Rivers" campaign can pick up their collection supplies Thursday as the annual conservation campaign kicks off next week.