Calhoun County Newswire (Page 2)

Calhoun County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Calhoun County, AL. (Page 2)

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  1. One person injured in a minor school bus accident near AnnistonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    A school bus in Calhoun County was rear-ended while on the way to Walter Wellborn Elementary School. The crash happened around 7:15 Tuesday morning on Alabama Highway 202 near Colvin Street.

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  2. Car collides with Calhoun County school bus; children safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The accident happened about 7:15 a.m. this morning on Alabama 202 near Walter Wellborn Middle School, Chief Deputy Matthew Wade said.

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  3. Calhoun County (Anniston) residential sales in March increase 30% from last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Sales: Calhoun County residential sales totaled 117 units in March, a significant increase in sales growth of 30.0 percent from the same period a year earlier. Calhoun County has averaged 87 closed units during March over the last five years .

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  4. Owner spots his stolen truck in rearview mirror; arrest madeRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A man driving to work in Alabama suddenly noticed his stolen pickup truck following him, setting off a chain of events that included a pursuit, a crash and an arrest. Calhoun County Chief Deputy Matthew Wade told WBRC-TV a man called police Friday after noticing he was driving in front of the truck that had been stolen from him earlier that morning near Piedmont. 2 comments

  5. Federal courthouse in Anniston no longer up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... stormwater system. Even churches aren't exempt, and a few were also possibly on the auction block for May 5. Calhoun County revenue commissioner Karen Roper says federal officials didn't realize the money was due, and gave a different mailing ...

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  6. Authorities: Owner spots stolen truck following him, thief caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A man driving to work this morning near Piedmont suddenly discovered his stolen truck following him, Calhoun County authorities said. Chief Deputy Matthew Wade said the incident happened on Alabama 9 near Piedmont.

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  7. Jury finds man guilty in 2010 K-Mart pharmacy robbery, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A man who got a tattoo of his jail nickname "K-Mart" has been found guilty of robbing a K-Mart pharmacy and holding a pharmacist hostage in Calhoun County in 2010. On Wednesday, a jury found Gary Johnson guilty of pharmacy robbery, one count of first degree kidnapping and one count of second-degree kidnapping.

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  8. Trial continues of man accused of taking hostages at Anniston KmartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Calhoun County jurors learned a man accused of taking hostages at Kmart got a Kmart tattoo while in jail awaiting trial. Anniston police arrested 53-year-old Gary Joe Johnson on September 3, 2010, after a three-hour standoff.

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  9. Etowah authorities looking for armed man after standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... the home. Barton said authorities then made contact with Berry. She was later located on a dirt road in Calhoun County near New Liberty Road about two miles from the residence. Berry was taken into custody and faces charges, Barton said. It was ...

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  10. Doors blown out at Pleasant Valley High School agriculture building.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... say there is a lot of water damage in the building. They are trying to protect the machinery that is inside. Calhoun county sheriffs department deputies will be posted at the school to make sure no one can vandalize or steal any of the equipment in ...

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  11. Reports of storm damage in Calhoun CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The Calhoun County EMA, the Calhoun County Sheriff's Department and Anniston Police are all reporting damage near Pleasant Valley High School, according to posts on their Facebook pages.

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  12. Wellington Dollar General robbed by man in Obama maskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Calhoun County Sheriff's office has arrested a man believed to have robbed an Wellington, Ala. Dollar General using a rifle and a mask depicting President Barack Obama Thursday.

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  13. Whirlwind of Color 5KRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | WGMZ-FM Gadsden

    The Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce presents "Whirlwind of Color 5K' April 18th from 8am until noon starting at the Jacksonville Community Center. All participants will start the race in white, and as they make their way along the routine, volunteers will throw color.

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  14. Madison County man charged with statutory rape of missing Morgan County teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... about 6 p.m. Natalie was examined at a children's hospital in Birmingham, police said. The rape charge is in Calhoun County. Police said he will later be extradited to Morgan County where he has another arrest warrant. This is Tucker's second such ...

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  15. Couple tried to sneak drugs into jail through clothing, towels, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A couple faces charges of promoting prison contraband after authorities say they tried to sneak drugs into the Calhoun County jail in a package. Chief Deputy Matthew Wade said Seth Ryan McManus, 26, and Katelyn Michelle Bush, 19, both of Anniston, face charges of second degree promoting prison contraband and drug possession.

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  16. 3 years later, memory of Anniston murder victim remains strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... a 20-year prison sentence. Last May, Kenyata Demetris Burton , 38, of Anniston, was released from the Calhoun County Jail. Circuit Judge Brian Howell said prosecutors did not have enough evidence for the case to go to trial. Johnson, 27, said ...

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  17. Anniston firearms safety class will benefit rookie officer fire victimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    One month before being sworn in as an Anniston police officer, a Calhoun County man lost everything to a fire. Caleb Burt is a 21-year-old soldier in the Army National Guard.

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  18. Alabama native's award-winning play to premiere this weekend at JSURead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... who works in Indiana at Purdue University, said her play is loosely based on the story of Viola Hyatt, a Calhoun County farmer's daughter who confessed to two murders in 1959. In "Serpents," New York reporter Juanita Cohen probes the case involving ...

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  19. Anniston man charged with attempted murder after altercation with exRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WTVM

    An Anniston man has been charged with attempted murder after authorities say he shot into a vehicle occupied by his former girlfriend and another man. Around 10:30 a.m. on Sunday morning, authorities with the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office say Quadree Higgins and Jessica Lee were travelling down Martin Luther King Drive in Hobson City when Lee's ex-boyfriend, 23-year-old Rodericus Qinnell Finch of Anniston pulled in front of Higgins' vehicle.

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  20. Anniston man arrested for attempted murder in Sunday shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Calhoun County authorities have arrested an Anniston man after they say he fired several times at a couple in a moving car Sunday morning. Investigators say Finch pulled his vehicle in front of a car on Martin Luther King Drive in Hobson City Sunday about 10:30 a.m. Inside the other car were Quadree Higgins and Jessica Lee, who were traveling in Higgins' vehicle.

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