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Jasper man convicted of sex abuse
A Walker County jury convicted Shane Allen Johnsey, 33, of Jasper, on four counts of first-degree sexual abuse on Wednesday.
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Council to consider changes to zoning law
CORDOVA — The Cordova City Council will hold a public hearing May 13 to discuss zoning changes that will affect several properties in the downtown area.
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Council OKs ‘Welcome to Dora’ sign
DORA — The council approved up to $3,500 to place a “Welcome to Dora” sign in the city.
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School-wide FINISH program benefits students’ achievements
CURRY — Students and members of the faculty and staff at Curry Middle School are ready to FINISH what they’ve started.
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Second Paula Wade scholarship chili cook off set for Saturday in Jasper
Teams from across Walker County are set to converge on Scott Crump Toyota in Jasper to find out who cooks the best chili in the area.
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T.J. Maxx to open May 4, company says
Jasper’s newest retail business will open its doors May 4.
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Oakman hosts orientation for prospective students in 2014-15
OAKMAN — Students, faculty and staff at Oakman High School welcomed potential transfers and their families during Tuesday night’s open house.
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City Council approves bond issuance for construction of new Walker High School
Jasper City Council members took a huge leap forward Tuesday night in their bid to help fund construction of a new Walker High School.
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County looking at litter problems
Members of the Walker County Commission are looking at new ways to tackle the local litter problem, including requiring county residents to pay for garbage pickup. The topic was discussed at Monday...
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The heat is on
Firefighters train with help from Ala. Fire College
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4-H students participating in state Chick Chain Project
Approximately 400 baby chickens arrived at the Walker County Extension Office on Wednesday.
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Pilot Club to host annual luncheon
If you missed last year’s performance by Daniel “River Dan” Rogers at the Pilot Club of Jasper’s annual Adminsitrative Professionals Luncheon, don’t fret. “River Dan” is coming back.
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Curry couple carries on ancient agricultural traditions
To the uninitiated, the sayings sound like either gibberish or some secret code. But the practice of “planting by the signs” — a combination of the Zodiac and phases of the moon, as memorialized in...
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Natatorium hosts Special Olympics sectional swim meet
More than 110 special needs athletes from across north Alabama were in Jasper this week to compete in a Special Olympics of Alabama sectional swim meet at the Memorial Park Natatorium.
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Dancing for a cure
Winners of the Relay for Life of Walker County’s “Dancing with the Stars of Hope” held Friday night at Bevill State’s Rowland Auditorium were Danny Arnold and Yvonne Brown, pictured above. Second- ...
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