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City council reschedules after illegal meeting
CARBON HILL — Members of the Carbon Hill City Council voted on a few issues Monday night but realized shortly after that all votes and discussions were null and void.
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Hobby Lobby signs lease deal
A national retailer specializing in crafts and home décor has officially signed a lease to open its newest store in Jasper.
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Curry FBLA raises money for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
CURRY — Curry High School’s Future Business Leaders of America Club recently raised a large sum of money that will be donated to a worthwhile foundation.
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BSCC faculty meets new acting president
The faculty and staff of Bevill State Community College had an opportunity to briefly meet their new acting president, Thomas Huebner Jr., on Tuesday.
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Council OKs Walker County Health Action Partnership event for May 3
The Walker County Health Action Partnership will host a special event in May to bring awareness to health issues in the county.
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Richardson named acting police chief
CARBON HILL — Carbon Hill Police Chief Ron Colburn was demoted to lieutenant last week following a city council meeting Tuesday night.
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Assessment complete on issues with jail security
A Harvest, Ala.-based company has completed its assessment of security issues at the Walker County Jail.
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Simmons at Sunset 5K, fun run set for May 2
Registration is now underway for the second annual Simmons at Sunset 5K and fun run that’s set for Friday, May 2, beginning at T.R. Simmons Elementary School in Jasper.
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Holy Week services begin Monday
A group of area ministers will once again host Holy Week services at Jasper’s First United Methodist Church beginning Monday.
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Acting president named at BSCC
Less than a month after announcing the retirement of Dr. Anne McNutt as Bevill State Community College’s president, Alabama Post-Secondary Chancellor Mark Heinrich announced Friday that Thomas Hueb...
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City’s senior citizens requesting new facility
CORDOVA — Members of the Cordova Senior Center are ready to move out of the back of the old National Guard Armory, where they have been housed since shortly after the April 2011 tornadoes.
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Maddox students honor ailing classmate
A mass of orange filled the sky Thursday afternoon as Lane Clark and his family, friends, students and the faculty and staff of Maddox Middle School held a balloon release in Clark’s honor.
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Free health checkups for all athletes at county schools
More than 350 athletes from middle and high schools across Walker County were given free physical exams Friday morning thanks to the Walker County Board of Education, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orth...
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Storm shelter ready for use
Walker County’s first community storm shelter to be constructed since the April 2011 tornadoes is ready for use.
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2 charged with trying to sneak items into county jail
A joint investigation between the Walker County Sheriff’s Office and Walker County Jail led to the arrest of two Parrish women Thursday.
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