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  1. AL wildlife officials: Facebook post claiming mountain lion sighting is bogusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Have you noticed a picture of a mountain lion making the rounds on social media? The posters claim it was spotted near Oneonta but WBRC has learned that's definitely not the case. State wildlife officials say it is a bogus claim but the Facebook post has been shared more than 7,000 times.

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  2. DA offering $5,000 reward in assault of 83-year-old Oneonta manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... get him on the phone. Went and found him found a lot of blood in the house and found he had a wound to the head," Oneonta Police Chief James Chapman said. Chapman believes robbery was a motive in the crime. It happened at the man's home on 4th ...

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  3. Reward offered in near-fatal beating of well-known elderly Oneonta manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Alabama Live

    Authorities are now offering a reward in last week's near-fatal beating of an elderly Oneonta man during an apparent robbery. Blount County District Attorney today Pamela Casey today announced a $5,000 reward in the Aug. 15 attack.

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  4. 4 adults and 4 tots escape serious injury in roll-over crash that closed I-81Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | PennLive.com

    ... police said, but miraculously, all of them were minor. According to Trooper Andrew Lucas, Stefance Hansard, 29, of Oneonta, Ala., was southbound in Greene Township around 3:15 p.m. when her Chevrolet Trailblazer went into the median and rolled over ...

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  5. 3 airlifted from I-81 crash sustained not life-threatening injuries: state policeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | PennLive.com

    The crash happened at around 3:15 p.m. near mile marker 19.7 on I-81 in Greene Township, and shut down both directions of the interstate for about an hour and a half. The incident occurred when a 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer driven by Stefanee Hansard, 29, of Oneonta, Alabama, crossed the left shoulder of I-81 southbound into the median, state police said in a crash report.

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  6. Blount County's Easley Bridge vandalized Sunday morning, suspect on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | Alabama Live

    ... build, was dropped off at a residence on the Cleveland side of Easley Bridge. He was later picked up on the bridge's Oneonta side by a mid-sized car. If you recognize the man in the video, call the Blount County Sheriff's Office at 205-625-4127 or ...

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  7. Blount County vandal caught on surveillance videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Blount County authorities are asking for help finding a man who vandalized Easley Bridge in Oneonta. A post on the Blount County 911 Facebook page says the vandalism happened around 1:45 a.m. on Sunday.

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  8. Otelco Reports Second Quarter 2016 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | GlobeNewswire

    ONEONTA, Ala., Aug. 02, 2016 -- Otelco Inc. , a wireline telecommunications services provider in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia, and a provider of cloud hosting and managed services, today announced results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2016. Key highlights for Otelco include: "The improvements we have made in our network and operations cost structure offset the decline in revenue this quarter when compared with the same period in 2015," said Rob Souza, President and Chief Executive Officer of Otelco.

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  9. 8 prep stories you may have missed from the last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Alabama Live

    ... ractice begins today, and that's a good thing. "I found a way to beat it," Whaley said at Blount County media day in Oneonta last week. "It's probably one of the biggest battles I've ever been through."

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  10. 'Love is trust': Why it's no longer taboo for HS football coaches to express love for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Alabama Live

    ... if ever, said "I love you" to players. Freeman said he never heard it during his high school career in the 1970s. Oneonta coach Don Jacobs said he heard it from a single coach at Scottsboro in the 1970s, but conceded it was a rarity. Some dismiss ...

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  11. Driver gets 30-years sentence for fatal high-speed crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    ... in the death of 20-year-old Melissa Gilbert of Remlap. The crash occurred at about 1:15 a.m. on June 1, 2014 in Oneonta when the vehicle left the roadway, hit multiple trees and rolled several times. Another passenger in the vehicle, Philip Pearson, ...

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  12. 'I found a way to beat it': Boaz coach Eric Whaley ready...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Whaley, the Boaz head coach since 2013, will return to the sideline this fall after battling cancer and missing the 2015 season. At today's Blount County high school football media day in Oneonta , he delivered the clear message that he's back, ready to coach and can't wait for Monday's opening of fall practice.

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  13. Motorist gets 30 years in prison for 100-mph crash that killed 20-year-old passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... of his passenger, 20-year-old Melissa Gilbert. The crash happened about 1:15 a.m. June 1, 2014 on Airport Road in Oneonta. Prosecutors argued that Reynolds recklessly engaged in conduct which manifested extreme indifference to human life and created ...

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  14. Arthur S. "Stan" Thomas, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Margaret Steelman and husband, Jon, Krista Belle Baker, and Kim Stanette Thomas; one sister, Etheleen Zirkle of Oneonta, Ala. Six grandchildren, two great-grandsons and numerous nieces and nephews also survive. In addition to his parents, he was ...

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  15. Man indicted in 2015 crash that killed 1 cyclist, injured 2 othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... is a Class A misdemeanor. The crash happened Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, on Alabama 75 about four miles south of Oneonta. Well-known Birmingham contractor William Robertson, 57, was killed. Injured were 52-year-old Demetrius White and 52-year-old ...

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  16. 21-year-old jailed after claiming to have planted a bomb in the Blount County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Alabama Live

    A 21-year-old Oneonta man is in jail tonight after authorities say he claimed he'd placed a bomb inside the Blount County Courthouse. Austin Alexander is accused of calling in the threat to Blount 911 shortly before 7 p.m. Blount 911 Director Caleb Branch said much of the conversation was unintelligible, but dispatchers were able to determine he was making the bomb threat.

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  17. Linda Sue HollonRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The family will receive friends today, June 18, 2016, from 5 until 8 p.m., at Lemley Funeral Home in Oneonta. Funeral service will be held Sunday, June 19, 2016, at 10 a.m., in the Lemley Funeral Home Chapel.

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  18. Couple Likes Being 'Boxed In'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... a change. They sold the building that housed their steel construction business in Florida and decided to move to Oneonta, Alabama, in the summer of 2009 where they owned land. Bryan moved the containers one by one from Fort Myers, Florida, also ...

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  19. Home Sweet Shipping Container: Couple Likes Being Boxed InRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... a change. They sold the building that housed their steel construction business in Florida and decided to move to Oneonta, Alabama, in the summer of 2009 where they owned land. Bryan moved the containers one by one from Fort Myers, Florida, also ...

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  20. Animal reproductive biology society honors MSU professorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... idents. Hopper came to Mississippi State in 1993 after operating his own private veterinary practice for 15 years in Oneonta, Alabama.

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