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  1. City to seek AG's opinion on police chief's positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... a great deal of concentration and focus." Either way, Rowe said she's excited about representing Jasper and Walker County in the state legislature. "I look forward to going to Montgomery and serving in the House of Representatives," she said. If ...

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  2. RPS - Sstaff takes on - cold water challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... outside at the RPS office. Daily Mountain Eagle - Briana Webster The cold water challenge has reached Walker County and is spreading rapidly among local residents. Most recently, members of the Regional Paramedical Services team were challenged by ...

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  3. What's Going on in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... will host monthly breakfast Saturday, June 14, at 7:30 a.m. at community center on Stella Lockhart Road. Walker County ARES (AMATEUR RADIO EMERGENCY SERVICES) Ham Radio Club will meet Saturday, June 14, at 8 a.m. at American Red Cross Office on ...

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  4. Hours cut for part-time employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Walker County Commission voted Monday to reduce the schedule for part-time, seasonal and temporary employees from 32 to 29 hours per week to avoid paying health insurance costs now required by the Affordable Care Act.

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  5. BOE discusses empty school buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    With three county schools officially closed, what does the Walker County Board of Education plan to do with the empty institutions?a S Superintendent Jason Adkins said T.S. Boyd Elementary/Jr. High School is in the process of being acquired by the city of Dora and the Yerkwood community.

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  6. Longtime Circuit Court judge diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... morning after an extended illness. He was 73. Photo Special to the Eagle A longtime Circuit Court judge in Walker County who was instrumental in the development of several youth-related programs across Alabama has died. Judge James Brotherton, who ...

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  7. City's splash pad up for discussion at meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... the council after he and utilities board member Bill Hurst spoke with Jason Adkins, superintendent of the Walker County Schools System, at a board meeting prior to the city council meeting Thursday night. During the previous board administration ...

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  8. Dora's Boshell to head wrestling camp next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Three-time state champion and Newberry College wrestler Blake Boshell will be hosting a five-day camp beginning on Monday at the Walker County Wrestling Club in Dora.

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  9. Walker Baptist hosts anthrax drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... one of the dispensing stations inside the hospital where they picked up their medication. Representatives of Walker County EMA, Alabama EMA, ADPH, Jasper police and fire departments, the Walker County Sheriff's Department, Alabama State Troopers and ...

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  10. Elliott: - S - The potential is unlimited for deaf people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Brad Elliott, a network technician for the Walker County Board of Education, poses for a picture at his desk.

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  11. Countywide cleanup day in planning stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... cleanup campaign to tackle the area's litter problem. Linda Lewis, president of the Chamber of Commerce of Walker County, and Penne Mott, dean of Bevill State Community College's Jasper campus, introduced "Don't Drop it on Walker County" to members ...

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  12. Walker Baptist hosts anthrax drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... one of the dispensing stations inside the hospital where they picked up their medication. Representatives of Walker County EMA, Alabama EMA, ADPH, Jasper police and fire departments, the Walker County Sheriff's Department, Alabama State Troopers and ...

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  13. Dora's Boshell to head wrestling camp next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Three-time state champion and Newberry College wrestler Blake Boshell will be hosting a five-day camp beginning on Monday at the Walker County Wrestling Club in Dora.

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  14. Council OKs funding to buy fire engineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... local singer Shelbie Z, who told council members about a video she is currently working on for her single "Walker County Way," which was released earlier this year. Filming has been held at locations across the county and is expected to continue ...

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  15. Rowe unseats incumbent RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... to unseat incumbent Bill Roberts in the Alabama House of Representatives. Rowe won the District 13 race in Walker County by more than 600 votes. A strong showing by Roberts in Blount County cut that lead nearly in half. All vote totals are ...

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  16. City pool opening todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... jockey providing music. The kid zone is free to all kids. "Carbon Hill's got a pool like nobody else has in Walker County, or probably even in the state of Alabama, as far as size,"a SO'Rear said. "I just drove by, and it really looks nice. They got ...

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  17. Walker County Sheriffa s RaceRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    For the first time in nearly 20 years there will be a vacancy for the position of Walker County Sheriff.

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  18. Storm damage reported in Walker CountyRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    The National Weather Service in Birmingham says storms that passed through Walker County Friday evening caused some damage to a mobile home and another house.

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  19. Carbon Hill council votes to relocate storm shelterRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... the city could not move forward with the project because it had not received the proper paperwork from the Walker County and State boards of education to give the city permission to use the old junior high school property. "Right now, we can't put a ...

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  20. Carbon Hill council votes to relocate storm shelterRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... the city could not move forward with the project because it had not received the proper paperwork from the Walker County and State boards of education to give the city permission to use the old junior high school property. "Right now, we can't put a ...

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