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RSVP hosts Community Health Watch Program
More than 40 people attended the Community Health Watch Program Wednesday at the Community Health Systems Activities Center in downtown Jasper.
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11 years for bomb threats, bank robbery
BIRMINGHAM — A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a Jasper man to more than 11 years in prison for robbing a Walker County bank, calling in bomb threats on a hospital and a highway bridge before the...
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Single Mothers Empowerment Conference set for this weekend
A wealth of information will be made available to women at the Single Mothers Empowerment Conference being held Saturday at The Bridge in Birmingham.
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BOE hears update on high school project
Jasper City Board of Education members were updated on the progress of the school system’s new high school Monday night.
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Council gives mayor OK to sign contracts for Foothills Festival
Jasper City Council members approved allowing Mayor Sonny Posey to sign all contracts for the 2014 Foothills Festival scheduled for Sept. 12-13 in downtown Jasper.
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Council hears from WACF’s Kennedy
SUMITON — The Sumiton City Council heard from Paul Kennedy and two young women from the Walker Area Community Foundation during its council meeting Tuesday.
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Underwood wins GOP bid for sheriff
James “Jim” Underwood won the Republican nomination for Walker County Sheriff over J.C. Poe Tuesday night.
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Jackson named new superintendent
Cordova native tasked with leading city school system through building high school
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Runoff election set for Tuesday
The Republican nomination for Walker County Sheriff will be settled Tuesday with a runoff election between the top two Republican candidates, J.C. Poe and Jim Underwood. The two men combined for ap...
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Cities looking at additional grants for walking tracks
DORA — With the City of Sumiton’s portion of the walking track complete and joined with Dora’s existing track, the trail now covers approximately three miles from the former T.S. Boyd School to Bev...
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Board presented information on new programs in county schools
Walker County Board of Education Superintendent Jason Adkins, board members and those in the audience heard interesting and exciting news during Thursday’s meeting.
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Community meetings begin this week
A series of community meetings organized by the Walker Area Community Foundation will kick off Tuesday night at Cordova High School.
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Girls basketball team exposed to CrossFit workouts
LUPTON — Members of the girls basketball team at Lupton Jr. High School were very active Wednesday morning as they wiped the sweat from their faces before dropping to the gym floor to do burpees, s...
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Teen receives top honor at Alabama Governor’s School
Cordova High School senior Kyle Allen was just one in a crowd of 91 high school students at the beginning of the Alabama Governor’s School, held on the campus of Samford University last month.
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JPD investigating woman’s death
Jasper police have confirmed that the death of a Jasper woman earlier this week is under investigation.
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