Calhoun County Newswire (Page 11)

Calhoun County Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Governor's office says promise to help jail didn't include promise of fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Anniston Star

    County officials earlier this week celebrated the expected arrival of $500,000 in state money to help with Calhoun County's overcrowded jail, but on Friday that money seemed to be a less-than-sure thing. "Gov. Ivey has committed to help Calhoun County find funds to help the project," Daniel Sparkman, press secretary for the governor's office, said Friday.

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  2. Look Back ... to the end of a great oak at JSU, 1993Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Anniston Star

    July 6, 1943, in The Star: Ben S. Dormon, widely known and prominent Anniston attorney, died suddenly at his home in Choccolocco this morning from a heart attack. He was 60 and had been a resident of Calhoun County around 30 years, being a native of Louisiana.

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  3. County officials: $500K on way for crowded jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Anniston Star

    A Calhoun County commissioner says he arranged a meeting between the sheriff and a local lawmaker that resulted in a $500,000 pledge to address overcrowding in the Calhoun County jail. Calhoun County Commissioner Tim Hodges said Thursday that Sen. Del Marsh, R-Anniston, told him last week a request for the money had been approved.

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  4. WOOD-n't you know it? Piedmont's Kirk shines in wood-bat leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... there to watch that," he said. Kirk starred as catcher and pitcher at Piedmont. He and Taylor Hayes were co-Calhoun County players of the year as seniors, leading the Bulldogs to the Class 3A finals. Both recently finished their first seasons at ...

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  5. Editorial: Questions JSU must answer about assault investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... Fiscus and Patrick McCreless, is that university police did investigate an alleged sexual assault and a Calhoun County grand jury did consider the case. -- Why did the officers' personnel files provided by the university to The Star in June not ...

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  6. Look Back ... to a placid patriotic weekend, 1943Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Anniston Star

    July 5, 1943, in The Star: Anniston was quieter this Independence Day weekend than it is during the average weekend, activities of police revealed. The source of whiskey for dry Calhoun County had been sharply reduced by the state liquor stores in Birmingham and elsewhere, being closed in preparation for a new schedule of operation and new, higher prices on whiskey.

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  7. Annual patriotic festival draws crowds to Oxford LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... a professional fireworks company to come in and shoot the fireworks." Calling it the best fireworks show in Calhoun County, Sparks said the show is beautiful as always, especially with the fireworks going over the lake. Sparks wasn't alone. Danny ...

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  8. Mother accuses JSU of protecting athlete from prosecution in daughter's rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... from prosecution over an alleged rape of her daughter. JSU's general counsel since 2011, and a retired Calhoun County circuit judge. Leufroy alleges Monk also played a role in protecting the athlete from prosecution. JSU police investigator, who has ...

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  9. Alexandria man honored for radio service during stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Anniston Star

    When a tornado hit Jacksonville on March 19, Buddy Lique of Alexandria had one job to do: operate the ham radios at the Calhoun County Emergency Management Agency. "The night of the tornado, he was here with us," said Jonathan Gaddy, director of the EMA.

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  10. Several theft suspects arrested after morning chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Anniston Star

    A search concluded this afternoon for the last of six suspects sought in connection with a series of area thefts and burglaries early in the morning, according to Calhoun County Sheriff Matthew Wade. "The last two were running through the woods and we were chasing them," Wade said.

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  11. Editorial: The debate over debatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... elections and rarely faced legitimate Democratic opposition. His district, Alabama's 3rd, which includes Calhoun County, is overwhelmingly Republican. His likelihood of winning re-election this fall is strong. He probably won't, however. Earlier ...

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  12. Sheriff: Theft suspects caught following search in Choccolocco areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Anniston Star

    A search concluded this Independence Day afternoon for the last of the suspects sought in a series of thefts and burglaries early in the morning, according to Calhoun County Sheriff Matthew Wade. The search arose from numerous reports early this morning of vehicles being stolen and burglarized in the Golden Springs and Choccolocco area.

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  13. Calhoun County Boys Soccer Player of the Year: Oxford's Alexis FernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Anniston Star

    Oxford's Alexis Fernandez puts a ball fake on Jacksonville's Tyler Butterworth during the semifinal round of the Calhoun County soccer tournament Friday evening at Choccolocco Park in Oxford. Oxford's Alexis Fernandez puts a ball fake on Jacksonville's Tyler Butterworth during the semifinal round of the Calhoun County soccer tournament Friday evening at Choccolocco Park in Oxford.

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  14. Calhoun County Boys Soccer Coach of the Year: Donoho's Matthew WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Anniston Star

    Long gone are Donoho standouts Shea Buckner and Mitchell Baker, but that didn't stop the Falcons from rolling again on the soccer field this season. To not only lose a player the caliber of Buckner, last year's Calhoun County Player of the Year and Baker, who scored more than 100 goals during his prep career, but also return to the playoffs the year after graduating six six-year starters says a lot about what a coach can do.

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  15. Public Record, June 23, 2018 -- June 29, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... during the seven-day period ending at 7 a.m. Thursday. The following felony arrests were reported by the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office during the seven-day period ending at 7 a.m. Thursday. Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be ...

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  16. Middle school plan part of long-term effort for Jacksonville growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... has Jacksonville's elementary school enrollment grown in the last four years, it's been the only system in Calhoun County to consistently do so. The records show that Jacksonville had 912 pre-kindergarten through sixth-grade students last year, ...

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  17. Two arrested after indictments on separate sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Anniston Star

    Calhoun County sheriff's deputies arrested two men during the weekend, one on Friday and one on Sunday, following grand jury indictments on separate unrelated sex crimes, according to court records. A Calhoun County grand jury indicted a 29-year-old Selma man in June on charges of second-degree rape, second-degree sodomy, electronic solicitation of a child and traveling to meet a child for sex, according to court records.

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  18. Photos from Morocco by David and Lesa Cummings on exhibit in AnnistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... Cummings went to enough cities and outdoor spaces to fill the Ayers Room at the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County with 35 canvas prints. The colors are vibrant and the gallery's lighting is especially effective, David Cummings said. "You can ...

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  19. From the Bunker: Cole survives at Silver LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Anniston Star

    ... for a birdie and a playoff. It was Cole's fourth win in five years at this event and was his third win on the Calhoun County Tour this year as he extended his lead in the season-long points standings. It was one of those days when he had to ...

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  20. Look Back ... to a critical shortage of labor, 1943Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | Anniston Star

    June 20, 1943, in The Star: The need for more farm workers is growing every day within Calhoun County. Several farmers and dairymen, who have been visited by the assistant county agent in the past few days, state their problems as very serious.

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