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  1. Calhoun County Sheriff identifies suspects in Sunday double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    Authorities said Thursday they know who killed two men in their Rabbittown home early Sunday morning, and Calhoun County's sheriff asked the public's help tracking them down. "But we have solved the case," Wade said.

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  2. Calhoun County jurors see, hear recording in manslaughter caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Anniston Star

    Faith Benefield, sister of Jerry Shaw, looks at a photograph of her deceased brother during a manslaughter trial. Faith Benefield, sister of Jerry Shaw, looks at a photograph of her deceased brother during a manslaughter trial.

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  3. Sheriff: Shooting deaths of man and grandson not - a random act'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Anniston Star

    Crime scene investigators from the JSU Center for Applied Forensics and the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office work the scene of a double homicide on Rabbittown Road on Sunday morning. Calhoun County Sheriff Matthew Wade conducts a news conference Monday on the progress of a double homicide investigation.

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  4. Cherokee County man dies in two-vehicle wreck in PiedmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Anniston Star

    A Cherokee County man died on Monday after his vehicle collided with a dump truck in Piedmont, according to officials. Ryan Paris, 32, was in a two-door Chevrolet Tahoe on Old Piedmont Gadsden Highway in west Piedmont when the SUV collided with a dump truck, Calhoun County Coroner Pat Brown said by phone on Monday.

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  5. Man and grandson killed at Rabbittown Road home Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Anniston Star

    Crime scene tape crosses the property at a home on Rabbittown Road where the Sheriff's Office says a man and his grandson were shot to death Sunday morning. Crime scene tape crosses the property at a home on Rabbittown Road where the Sheriff's Office says a man and his grandson were shot to death Sunday morning.

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  6. Rock Hunters: The newest craze has parents and kids playing hide-and-seek with painted rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Anniston Star

    Small rocks with messages, icons, etc., are painted and hid. Children throughout Piedmont are encouraged to find these rocks in public places.

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  7. Look Back ... to slow days at the Farmers Market, 1992Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Anniston Star

    July 20, 1942, in The Star: The congregation of First Presbyterian Church in Anniston by a large majority voted not to accept the resignation of Dr. Melton Clark as pastor at a congregational meeting Sunday morning. Dr. Clark said today that he had no statement or comment to make at this time and from this it was taken as an indication that he is reconsidering.

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  8. Wording discrepancy resolved, council on track to vote on infrastructure fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Anniston Star

    Piedmont's plan to pay for infrastructure improvements is on track after city leaders voted Tuesday to rescind an April vote because it conflicted with a similar vote they made last week. With the conflict resolved, the Piedmont City Council can now move forward developing a formal ordinance to earmark 3 percent of total utility revenue each month.

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  9. Look Back ... to a demand for black Marines, 1942Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Anniston Star

    According to this Associated Press article from 1942, a Piedmont man named Hugh Turk, along with two others, endured a harrowing ordeal in a wartime jungle. According to this Associated Press article from 1942, a Piedmont man named Hugh Turk, along with two others, endured a harrowing ordeal in a wartime jungle.

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  10. Spotlight on: Rain Crow, artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Anniston Star

    Rain Crow is an artist now residing in Piedmont. She has shown her works all over the South and owned an art gallery for a time.

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  11. We're all working together'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Anniston Star

    Cooperation was the theme for a meeting of all of Calhoun County's mayors Thursday as they each gave updates on their cities and towns. The mayors of Anniston, Hobson City, Oxford, Jacksonville, Ohatchee, Piedmont and Weaver were all present for a "state of the cities" event at the Jacksonville Public Safety Complex Thursday.

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  12. Piedmont mill's water tower toppledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Crews used a heavy-duty wrecker Wednesday morning to bring down the iconic water tower at the old Standard-Coosa Thatcher cotton mill in Piedmont. - Charles Thacker and his wife Samantha watched Wednesday morning as the old Piedmont cotton mill water tower crashed to the earth.

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  13. Piedmont leaders choose spot for new skateboard parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Anniston Star

    City leaders Tuesday agreed to build a new skateboard park in a Piedmont park to replace one that was recently demolished. The skateboard park will be built at the city's Veteran's Memorial Park.

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  14. Anniston's tree removal prompted by safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Anniston city arborist Danny Bussey at a tree that has been marked for removal on Glenwood Terrace in east Anniston. Danny Bussey remembers the day in 2013 when an old, giant oak tree in Piedmont fell atop the back of a car with a man and his son inside, narrowly missing both.

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  15. Piedmont lifeguard rescues 4-year-old from drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Anniston Star

    A 4-year-old Piedmont boy was airlifted to a Birmingham hospital Wednesday afternoon after nearly drowning at a city-owned pool, officials said. Piedmont Rescue Chief Phillip Winkles said his crews arrived at the Piedmont Aquatic Center on Wednesday at 2:45 p.m. after receiving the call four minutes earlier.

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  16. Piedmont car chase ends with two women in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Anniston Star

    First responders work to get two women out of a car that crashed after a chase involving Piedmont police Wednesday. First responders work to get two women out of a car that crashed after a chase involving Piedmont police Wednesday.

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  17. Anniston Salvation Army thrift store closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Cashier Chasity Yates checks out customer Mildred McNeal at the Salvation Army Family Store on Thursday. The Salvation Army announced it is closing the store because of poor sales.

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  18. Third Piedmont carjacking suspect turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Anniston Star

    The third missing suspect in a Piedmont carjacking turned himself in to police early Wednesday morning, according to Piedmont Police Chief Freddie Norton. Colton Steed, 20, turned himself in to the Piedmont Police Department around 4:30 a.m, Norton said.

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  19. All-county softball: 1A-3A player of year Williams stood out for Pleasant ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Pleasant Valley's Savannah Williams bunts the ball during the Piedmont vs Pleasant Valley AHSAA area softball game. Photo by Stephen Gross / The Anniston Star Pleasant Valley's Savannah Williams bunts the ball during the Piedmont vs Pleasant Valley AHSAA area softball game.

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  20. All-county baseball: 1A-3A players of the year Kirk, Hayes made a great duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    The numbers say the two seniors did their thing to devastating effect in leading Piedmont to a state runner-up finish, which is why they are The Anniston Star's All-Calhoun County co-players of the year for Class 1A-3A. Kirk batted .476 with 13 home runs and 42 RBIs.

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