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. Chief Ladiga Trail to reopen FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Anniston Star

    ... and get that finished." "The Chief Ladiga Trail is a wonderful asset to the city of Jacksonville and all of Calhoun County; it will be great to have it back in full working order," the release said. Burns said while she and Simmons were looking at ...

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  2. Calhoun County Commission voices support of compost facility planned for LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Anniston Star

    Calhoun County commissioners on Thursday approved an 86-acre composting facility, to be built mainly in Lincoln, straddling the border with Talladega County. Roo White, president of White's Environmental Solutions in Glencoe, said after the commission's meeting Thursday that her company needed that approval to apply for a permit from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

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  3. Officials announce $362M Kronospan expansion in OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Anniston Star

    A $362 million expansion to Kronospan's wood products plant here will bring as many as 200 new jobs to the western edge of this city, local officials said Thursday. Two Calhoun County commissioners and members of Oxford's City Council gathered Thursday afternoon at Oxford City Hall to announce the expansion alongside Economic Development Council chairman Larry Deason and Kronospan's chief financial officer.

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  4. Oxford Kronospan plant expanding, hiring up to 200Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Alabama Live

    Oxford's Kronospan plant is expanding, investing $362 million in a multi-phase plan which could result in hiring another 160 to 200 employees. Company officials today announced the plan along with Oxford city and Calhoun County economic officials in a press conference at City Hall.

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  5. S.S. v. Calhoun County Department of Human ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | FindLaw

    ... tested positive for methamphetamine and because there was no other caretaker for the three children, the Calhoun County Department of Human Resources ("DHR") removed the three children from the mother's custody. On September 20, 2013, the juvenile ...

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  6. Group wants most Alabama gun restrictions endedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Anniston Star

    ... outlaw to get one," he said via phone Tuesday. Permits help law enforcement make arrests and maintain order, Calhoun County Sheriff Larry Amerson said via phone Wednesday. He said his office continuously deals with criminals who have weapons, and he ...

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  7. Calhoun County deputies train for hostage situation at Ohatchee HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Anniston Star

    The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office Emergency Services Team trains in an old building at Ohatchee High School. The building is slated for demolition this summer, making it an ideal training building for the team, according to the sheriff.

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  8. Cosmetology Boot CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Anniston Star

    Calhoun County Career Academy holds a Summer Cosmetology Boot Camp in Jacksonville. This is the second year for this event.

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  9. George Smith: Mommy does not work hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Anniston Star

    ... and Deli, but I love the sign Ellenor told me about: The headline was the Class of 2016 induction into the Calhoun County Sports Hall of fame. And I say "family reunion" because old friends (some 400 of them) spent a lot of time playing old memories ...

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  10. Calhoun County district attorney receives award from civil rights groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Monday afternoon, Ed Moore III, president of the Justice and Civil Rights Initiative, presented the award to Brian McVeigh. It took place during a brief ceremony in Anniston's Municipal Courtroom, in the Justin Sollohub Justice Center.

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  11. Hot Blast: It's been a news-heavy few days, so let's recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Anniston Star

    ... $190 per month; a family of six gets $305. Alabama lawmakers in March increased paper bingo payout limits in Calhoun County to $1 million a week from the previous $120,000 maximum. According to the law, only nonprofits are allowed to operate bingo ...

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  12. Forum on Anniston signage brings businessman's concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Anniston Star

    ... centers. In another property matter, the council Monday voted to forgive a $400,000 debt owed to the city by Calhoun County. The agreement would give Anniston a county-owned building. That building, on the corner of 11th Street and Gurnee Avenue, is ...

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  13. Look Back ... to a crowded county jail, 1991Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Anniston Star

    ... levy 14 mills in addition to the 6-1/2, but some go higher; Alabama has a $2,000 homestead exemption law. Calhoun County is risking a major inmate lawsuit because of conditions at the county jail, a jail employee told the Calhoun County Civil ...

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  14. Historic Clay County book is made new againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Anniston Star

    ... She will be at the Talladega Public Library on Wednesday at 2 p.m., and at the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County on Thursday at 2 p.m. "I think it is a top-notch regional history with important details of social and cultural significance," ...

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  15. AHSAA hires veteran game official as new overseer of state's high school officiatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Alabama Live

    ... ketball tournament coordinator since 1994. In addition, he was a founding member and current treasurer of the Calhoun County Sports Hall of Fame serving on the board for the past 11 years.

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  16. Dolores Hydock will spin tales from Chandler Mountain at Anniston libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Anniston Star

    ... They can take you to another place." Hydock has been a frequent performer at the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County, and will be back again on Tuesday. Hydock first came to Alabama more than 30 years ago as a Yale University college student ...

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  17. Gadsden police charge man, recover $32K of stolen lawn equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Police shared images of the suspect's vehicle and trailer on Wednesday, June 15 in hopes that someone would recognize the vehicle and give them a call. A Calhoun County Sheriff's deputy saw media reports about the suspect's vehicle and spotted it later on Wednesday.

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  18. Calhoun County drinking water unaffected by recent EPA advisory, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Anniston Star

    Randy Smith, filtration plant manager at Calhoun County Water Authority in Alexandria, goes over the details of a water facility at Read's Mill late Wednesday morning. Local officials say Calhoun County residents have no reason to worry about the chemicals perfluorooctane sulfonate, and perfluorooctanoic acid showing up in their drinking water, despite recent Environmental Protection Agency warnings in other parts of the state - including Gadsden.

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  19. Public Record: June 11, 2016-June 17, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | 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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  20. Calhoun County's May unemployment rate decreases year over yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Anniston Star

    Unemployment in Alabama was the same in May as it was one year earlier, but Calhoun County's unemployment dropped slightly during that time, according to numbers released Friday. Calhoun County's unemployment rate decreased from 7 percent in May 2015 to 6.5 percent in May 2016, according to a release from Gov. Robert Bentley's office.

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