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Juniors prepare for statewide college preparedness exam
On April 23 all Alabama high-school juniors will take the ACT, a test traditionally used to determine students’ readi...
09:54 PM, Sunday, April 13
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George Smith: Am I on the road to ‘grouchy?’
George Smith's column for Sunday, April 13, 2014
04:55 AM, Sunday, April 13
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A new path to the polls: Law dictates change in voting pro...
The court’s decision in Shelby County, Ala., vs. Holder means Alabama no longer needs permission from the Department ...
03:07 AM, Sunday, April 13
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As taught on TV: Broadcast stations offer wide array of co...
"Most educators would include pro-social messages as being important," said Aletha Huston, an emeritus professor of c...
02:54 AM, Sunday, April 13
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Hundreds turn out at McClellan for festival fundraiser Sat...
Some of the old brick warehouse-type structures at McClellan were the setting for tents, rides and other attractions ...
02:44 AM, Sunday, April 13
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Volunteers clean up neighborhoods in Rocky Hollow, Blue Mo...
Willie Smith was one of 30 people who volunteered to help with the city of Anniston's annual street cleanup day. Volu...
02:34 AM, Sunday, April 13
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Sunday Record for April 13, 2014
The Anniston Star's Sunday Record for April 13, 2014.
10:36 PM, Saturday, April 12
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Police blotter for April 13, 2014
Crimes are listed by location. Anonymous tips may be called in to Crime Stoppers at 256-238-1414. A reward of up to $...
10:34 PM, Saturday, April 12
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Arrest report for April 13, 2014
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innoc...
10:30 PM, Saturday, April 12
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Oxford approves bid for sports complex
“I want the public to know we’ve invested a lot of money in this project, and in the long run, it has the opportunity...
01:04 AM, Saturday, April 12
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Emergency meeting tackles water contamination problem in H...
As a precaution, officials have turned off the gas and diesel tanks at the Cleburne County equipment shop, where the ...
08:29 PM, Friday, April 11
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Study says snack food ingredient reduced PCBs in Anniston ...
Dr. David Allison, director of the nutrition obesity research center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, said...
06:28 PM, Friday, April 11
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Cancer services fundraiser scheduled for Saturday
Saturday's event will start with a barbecue lunch served until 1 p.m. Dinner meals start at 4 p.m., then starting at ...
04:36 PM, Friday, April 11
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Summerall Gate Road widening work begins
The road, the main artery into McClellan from McClellan Boulevard, is an old military road, said Bob Dean, the Public...
04:13 PM, Friday, April 11
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Cleburne deputies arrest 10 on drug charges
Narcotics Investigator Lance Willingham said the deputies, with support from Heflin police, served the warrant in Arc...
03:28 PM, Friday, April 11
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