Calhoun County Newswire (Page 8)

Calhoun County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Calhoun County, AL. (Page 8)

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  1. 16-year-old missing out of Ohatchee found ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Trussville Tribune

    The Ohatchee Police Department announced late Thursday that Alyssa Johnson has been located safe. They also thanked the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office for their assistance in the investigation.

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  2. Hey, ALDOT -- fix our parkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... It's too fast, its grade is steep and it features what may be the worst left-hand, cross-traffic turn in Calhoun County. And now its death toll stands at two. I didn't know about last Friday night's fatal accident until the next morning when the ...

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  3. Truck lands upside-down in crash on U.S. 431 in SaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... down across both southbound lanes of the highway. Directed by Anniston Fire Department firefighters and Calhoun County sheriff's deputies, traffic flowed at a steady pace around the wreck. The driver of a second vehicle involved, a Mitsubishi ...

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  4. Look Back ... to Anniston airport's value to the Army, 1941Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... a runway extension project as well as other upgrades to the airport. Dec. 28, 1991, in The Star: Two escaped Calhoun County Jail inmates were back behind bars last night after being released mistakenly by the sheriff's office months before their ...

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  5. Pair indicted on credit card chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Anniston Star

    A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted two Atlanta women on charges related to using stolen credit card numbers for purchases and cash in Calhoun County, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama. Alicia Shante Stewart, 34, and Nenita Chiffon Barnes, 40, were indicted on conspiracy to defraud Regions Bank and one count each of bank fraud and of possessing more than 15 counterfeit credit cards.

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  6. Chris Brown: Champions tourney provided great hoops atmosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... week. It's now been a week since the 2016 Champions Sports Academy Christmas Classic, which featured five Calhoun County teams: Alexandria, Jacksonville, Ohatchee, Saks and Weaver. The biggest takeaway from this year's tournament - other than the ...

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  7. Pair indicted on credit card changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Anniston Star

    A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted two Atlanta women on charges related to using stolen credit card numbers for purchases and cash in Calhoun County, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama. Alicia Shante Stewart, 34, and Nenita Chiffon Barnes, 40, were indicted on conspiracy to defraud Regions Bank and one count each of bank fraud and of possessing more than 15 counterfeit credit cards.

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  8. Organizers set January meeting for area's first multiple sclerosis support groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... who'd also made the drive from Oxford. "I feel there's a great need here," Crisp said recently, referring to Calhoun County residents who suffer with the same disease she has, and perhaps feel alone. So she and three other organizers set a January ...

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  9. Visitor charged in contraband incident at Calhoun County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Anniston Star

    A Piedmont woman was charged on Christmas Day after allegedly trying to sneak drugs into the Calhoun County Jail in a care package for her husband, according to law enforcement. Jeanette Nicole Bowen, 30, was charged with promoting prison contraband after corrections officers searched a package of T-shirts and socks she brought for her husband, James Fair, and found the prescription drug Suboxone sewn into the seams, said Calhoun County Sheriff Matthew Wade.

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  10. Temperatures expected near 70 on ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... of Anniston," the meteorologist said. Beyond Christmas, Goggins was unable to say with certainty when Calhoun County would next see rain, but noted there is a chance in the days following the holiday. "There are some conflicting reports at the ...

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  11. Anniston poised for progress with several downtown projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... space on the block at where Quintard and Wilmer Avenues meet 9th and 10th Streets, adjacent to the Anniston-Calhoun County Central Library. Talks involved a private landowner as well as Alabama Power, and picked up speed over the last six months. ...

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  12. Proposed retail, restaurant development in downtown Anniston has city buzzingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... blocks between 10th and 9th streets and Quintard Avenue and Wilmer, alongside the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County. >> Anniston needs economic development wins. For more than a decade, the city's fair-minded critics have lamented the ...

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  13. Look Back ... to attempted help for the library, 1991Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Anniston Star

    The date was a Saturday during a time when The Star didn't publish on that day of the week. In an effort to save the Public Library of Anniston and Calhoun County from drastic end-of-year cuts - including parking the bookmobile and cutting hours and workers - the Calhoun County Commission has agreed to plunk down as much cash as it can afford.

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  14. Jacksonville council asks Legislature's approval to vote on Sunday alcohol salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Anniston Star

    The City Council voted Monday to ask state lawmakers to give council members the choice to make Sunday alcohol sales legal. Some council members say legalizing Sunday alcohol sales might make economic sense given that other cities in Calhoun County have done so in recent years.

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  15. Prep basketball: Defensive effort stands out in Alexandria winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... column as the trio all finished with eight points respectively. The collective scoring came without All-Calhoun County caliber player in Dalton Dodd as well as Josh Tucker, both of whom are recovering from injuries. "The scoring was important," ...

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  16. Anniston city officials announce 'major' downtown retail developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... retail space on the block at Quintard and Wilmer Avenues and 9th and 10th Streets, adjacent to the Anniston-Calhoun County Central Library. More details are expected to be announced tonight during a City Council meeting involving a vote on an ...

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  17. Public Record: December 10, 2016-December 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | 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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  18. Let There Be Lights! Every year, a Calhoun County couple transforms...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Anniston Star

    Chris Gaddy with one of the controller boxes for the choreographed light show. It takes 2-3 hours to program the lights for a 3-minute song.

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  19. An obelisk rises up from a small Southern townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... and my in-laws live just up the road about 10 miles or so. Less than 300 people live here. To put that in Calhoun County terms, Hobson City is nearly three times bigger. Hopkinsville, an Anniston-sized place, is about 10 miles in the other ...

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  20. Prep basketball: Shadrix sparks a full-team effort win for Oxford over TalladegaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Anniston Star

    ... Friday night, which was enough for an 81-72 home win over Talladega. As McClendon, who is an All-Calhoun County caliber player and one who van Meter says "can change a lot of things," looked on from the bench, reserve Simeon Shadrix provided a ...

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