Calhoun County Newswire (Page 6)

Calhoun County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Calhoun County, AL. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,230 in Calhoun County, AL

  1. Mother of two kills her daughters in double murder suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... Alabama, on Monday along with her two daughters in what police have described as a double murder suicide. Calhoun County Coroner Pat Brown revealed that Brenda is believed to have killed her two daughters, Alicia Williamon, 44, and Jeannie ...

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  2. Look Back ... to a distinguished news lecturer, 1942Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Sept. 6, 1942, in The Star: Seldom before in the history of Anniston and Calhoun County have the people generally been quite so interested in a lecture as they appear to be in that of Miss Helen Hiett, the noted news analyst and radio commentator, who will speak at the USO Club auditorium on Friday, Sept. 11. The free event is under the auspices of The Anniston Star and radio station WHMA, which will bear all expenses.

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  3. Anniston council approves budget with $340K education supplementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... - announced the $23 million, 47,000-square-foot expansion in March. Don Hopper, executive director of the Calhoun County Economic Development Council, told City Council members at a work session last week that Anniston is also in the running to be ...

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  4. More treatment, anti-overdose drugs needed, say members of opioid task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... with addicts increasingly turning to illegal drugs as states clamped down on prescription painkillers. Calhoun County District Attorney Brian McVeigh, a member of the task force, said he's seen more than one drug epidemic over the years, including ...

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  5. Jacksonville woman, 70, kills two daughters before killing herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Alabama Live

    A Jacksonville woman is believed to have shot and killed her two adult daughters Sunday before killing herself, the county coroner said Monday night. Alicia Williamon, 44, Jeannie Williamon, 43, and their mother, Brenda Williamon, 70, were found dead inside their home in the 8100 block of Highway 204 in Jacksonville, said Calhoun County Coroner Pat Brown.

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  6. Mother, adult daughters die in murder-suicide west of JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Three women were found dead in a home off of Alabama 204 west of Jacksonville on Monday afternoon, in what Calhoun County's coroner said appeared to be a double murder-suicide. Brenda Williamon, 70, of Jacksonville, is believed to have shot and killed her daughters, Alicia, 45, and Jeannie, 43, on Sunday night, Coroner Pat Brown said by phone Monday evening.

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  7. Historical Society program will look back at Anniston's good ol' daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Growing up in The Model City in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s is a source of so many fond remembrances for Bill Acker that he can surely testify that both he and the town have been blessed. Acker, who will speak at the Calhoun County Historical Society meeting on Sept.

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  8. Area businesses shunning minimum wage to attract workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... paying them more," D'Alessandro said. From grocery stores to restaurants and retailers, some businesses in Calhoun County traditionally expected to hire workers at minimum wage are paying more. Some business owners say they have to pay more than the ...

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  9. Public Record: Aug. 26, 2017 - Sept. 1, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | 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. a Jekobian Antwan Davis, 36, of Michigan Department of ...

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  10. Sun, mild temperatures have many Calhoun County residents enjoying the outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... Star) With temperatures expected to be in the mid-80s over the sunny, three-day Labor Day weekend, many in Calhoun County found it better to be outside Saturday than in. Among them was Bobby Martin, 42, of Augusta, Ga., who ran 10 miles down the ...

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  11. From The Bunker: Calkins, Hubbard Win 'Buddy Moore'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... was playing with Clarence Baughn, Jim Summers, Danny Robertson and Lois Carter. The top 16 finishers from the Calhoun County Tour this year advance to the Ryder Cup-style match play tournament. This year's format looks to be played on one Saturday ...

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  12. Decision by Alabama school board revives decades-old debate about standardized testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Calhoun County teachers are being trained how to administer standardized tests at the Calhoun County Board of Education Technology Center in Saks by Zach Bennett. Calhoun County teachers are being trained how to administer standardized tests at the Calhoun County Board of Education Technology Center in Saks by Zach Bennett.

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  13. Case against teen charged with murder sent to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... Fred Lawton, as they discuss whether to waive his preliminary hearing. (Kirsten Fiscus / The Anniston Star) A Calhoun County judge on Thursday sent a case against an Anniston teen, charged with murder in the death of a 56-year-old man, to a Calhoun ...

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  14. Calhoun County continues outpouring of support for hurricane relief drive, organizers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... gather supplies for people left destitute and displaced by disaster in Texas, those overseeing the effort say Calhoun County residents have already offered a hearty response. "The community's been real receptive so far," Jacksonville fire Chief Wade ...

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  15. Look Back ... to metal drive 'still' going on, 1942Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | Anniston Star

    Aug. 28, 1942, in The Star: Calhoun County Sheriff W. L. Borders is contributing to the scrap metal drive by turning in pieces of stills used in the production of illicit liquor. Borders today was rounding up the old "worms" captured at the stills in recent years so they can be dumped into the VFW collection bin.

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  16. Public Record: Aug. 19, 2017 - Aug. 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... during the seven-day period ending at 7 a.m. Thursday. The following property crimes were reported to the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office during the seven-day period ending at 7 a.m. Thursday. Here are food service establishments recently inspected ...

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  17. Oxford Commons developer needs commitment from tenants to finish projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... Reach, head of the Kentucky-based firm White Reach Development - borrowed millions. Documents filed at Calhoun County's Probate Office show that two local banks loaned Reach's Alabama company, WR Oxford, money for the first phase of the Commons ...

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  18. All-Decade Teams, The 1990s: Alexandria's Ginn, Campbell best of bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... to the NFL. When it comes to consistent on-field success at the high school level, the 1990s had no match in Calhoun County for Alexandria's run with late head coach Larry Ginn and running back Mac Campbell. They take top honors for The Star's 1990s ...

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  19. Anniston man convicted of manslaughter in 2015 shooting of NFL player's brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... victim, Broderick Taylor, was the younger brother of NFL lineman Kwon Alexander of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Calhoun County District Attorney Brian McVeigh had pushed for a murder conviction. He says the sentencing on September 20 may not make much ...

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  20. Phillip Tutor: Our lynchings in Calhoun County, largely forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... with a mustache and chin whiskers and "not of a repulsive face" - stood solemnly in a packed courtroom at the Calhoun County Courthouse on the Jacksonville Square. It was a Thursday, about 3 in the afternoon. An hour before, men who had ridden north ...

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