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  1. Alabama Water Park Temporarily Closed After Parasite FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    An Alabama water park has temporarily closed after a parasite that can survive for days in chlorinated water was found in the area, according to park officials. The Spring Valley Beach Water Park in Blountsville, Alabama, was closed this weekend after health officials traced a parasite called cryptosporidium to the park.

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  2. Alabama water park closed due to parasite plans to reopen this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Alabama Live

    Spring Valley Beach in Blountsville closed Sunday on the recommendation of the Health Department after the parasite cryptosporidium, known as "crypto," was found in the water. The highly contagious parasite is typically spread in swimming pools or other water sources that contain fecal matter from an infected person.

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  3. Water Park Temporarily Closed After Parasite FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | ABC News

    An Alabama water park has temporarily closed after a parasite that can survive for days in chlorinated water was found in the area, according to park officials. The Spring Valley Beach Water Park in Blountsville, Alabama, was closed this weekend after health officials traced a parasite called cryptosporidium to the park.

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  4. Parasite closes popular Alabama water parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | The Decatur Daily

    AL.com reports that park officials say Spring Valley Beach in Blountsville was closed Sunday due to the presence of the parasite cryptosporidium, known as "crypto." According to the Centers for Disease Control, crypto is highly contagious and is typically spread in swimming pools or other water sources that contain fecal matter from an infected person.

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  5. Alabama water park closed due to parasiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Alabama Live

    Spring Valley Beach in Blountsville was closed Sunday on the recommendation of the Health Department, park officials said. The closures were due to the presence of the parasite cryptosporidium, known as "crypto."

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  6. 72-year-old former Alabama Supreme Court justice pins 'rude Brit' to wall at GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... to Mrs. Butts' aid. "You're gonna take care of your own, and that's what this group did," he said. Beavers, of Blountsville, is the Senior Whip of the delegation. Butts, who served on the Alabama Supreme Court from 1994 to 1998, the newsman, who ...

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  7. Linda Sue HollonRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... her son, Tommy Hollon (Lisa) of Jasper; daughter, Kay Hollon Moorer of Horton and Vickie Privett (Johnnie) of Blountsville; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers, Larry Perryman of Remlap, Buddy Perryman of Mary Esther, Florida, Danny ...

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  8. Motorcycle Run and Rally scheduled for Saturday, June 18, to benefit Marshall County animalsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... Riders can register at 8:00 a.m. and the ride will start at 10 a.m. It's $15 to ride. "We'll be riding to Blountsville, Alabama. We have an hour, hour and a half layover there, and we'll return back to Guntersville Powersports," event coordinator ...

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  9. Woman charged with murder in fatal shooting of her husbandRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... sheriff's Operations Officer Tim Kent says the shooting occurred around 8:45 p.m. at the couple's home in Blountsville. Court records state the woman called 911, admitting shot her husband. When police arrived, Jerry Holaway was found with gunshot ...

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  10. Bobbie Green HolawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Bobbie Green Holaway, 60, of Blountsville is in the Blount County Correctional Facility in connection with the death of William Jerry Holaway, according to the Blount County Sheriff's Department Facebook page.

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  11. Unfaithful wife charged with murder after fatal shooting in couple's bedroom, records showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... the weekend. The Holaway shooting happened about 8:45 p.m. Friday at the couple's home on State Highway 79 in Blountsville, said Blount County sheriff's Operations Officer Tim Kent. According to court records, the woman called 911 to report she had ...

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  12. Alabama police chief involved in possible DUI caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The Blountsville police chief was a passenger in a vehicle involved in a Monday night accident Gadsden police are investigating as a possible DUI case, according to police reports. The incident happened at 7:37 p.m. in the 400 block of Hoke Street.

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  13. 72-year-old Blount County man killed when hit by truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... A single-vehicle crash at 9 p.m. Friday, claimed the life of a pedestrian. Rex Evans Fortenberry, 72, of Blountsville who was crossing U.S. 231 at the intersection of Alabama 67 when he was struck by a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado. Evans was pronounced ...

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  14. Alabama's Best BBQ Sandwich: 5 things to know about PAW's BBQRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... PAW's BBQ was born. He and his brother, Johnathan, operate the food truck, which is in Oneonta on Wednesday, Blountsville on Thursday and Snead on Friday. This sandwich -- piled on Ciabatta bread -- is a delicious belly-buster. Pulled pork is topped ...

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  15. Blountsville man accused of abusing two children, ages 1 and 2Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Blountsville man was arrested on child abuse charges earlier this month, according to the Blount County Sheriff's Department. Michael Dean Morgan, 25, is accused of abusing two children ages 1 and 2, in April.

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  16. Prototype moon buggy saved from junkyard goes to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Gizmag

    ... who originally purchased the vehicle from NASA, did so at an auction, and then left it in his backyard in Blountsville, Alabama for some years. It was in that backyard that a US Airforce historian visiting a neighbor saw and identified the ...

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  17. Moon buggy model found in Alabama scrapyard is ready for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... disposed of as surplus. Current owner Johnny Worley says he bought the vehicle from its original owner in Blountsville, Ala., where it was sitting in the owner's backyard. The vehicle drew a flurry of media interest when it was spotted in Worley's ...

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  18. Moon buggy that never made it to outer space could fetch over A 100,000 at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Moon buggy that never made it to outer space could fetch over A 100,000 at auction - after being discovered in backyard in Alabama A lost moon buggy once used by NASA for its top-secret space programme has been found languishing in a back garden more than 40 years later - and is now expected to reach over A 100,000 at auction. The Lunar Rover vehicle was spotted when a US Air Force Historian passed through Blountsville, Alabama in 2014 and noticed it.

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  19. Man killed in weekend crash during police pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The crash happened at 10:18 p.m. on Blount County Road 26, three miles east of Blountsville. Alabama State Troopers today identified the victim as 26-year-old Joshua Blake Hamby.

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  20. Man, 35, charged with rape and more after meeting girl on Kik appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... County sheriff's investigators learned Bates had met the girl on the social media app Kik and had traveled to Blountsville to take the student from school. Two weeks ago, Casey said, the student had met with Bates off campus and had engaged in ...

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