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05:00 AM, Wednesday, April 16
George Smith's column for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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Suspect scammed Anniston man of $35K, police say
An Anniston man told police Friday that someone claiming to represent a bank in Hong Kong called him at home, telling...
02:30 PM, Tuesday, April 08
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Crime Bulletin for April 8, 2014
The Anniston Star's Crime Bulletin for April 8, 2014.
09:13 AM, Tuesday, April 08
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Cleburne Commission gets earful about wind turbines
Dozens of people crowded into a Cleburne County Commission work session Monday, some to ask questions about a propose...
11:10 PM, Monday, April 07
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Anniston to begin changes allowed by civil service bill
The city of Anniston could soon post openings for five new jobs and approve an updated employee handbook, taking adva...
07:52 PM, Monday, April 07
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AG visits Anniston, says lethal injection debate slows jus...
Alabama’s attorney general said Monday the state has no other legal options to execute death-row inmates while litiga...
07:06 PM, Monday, April 07
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Legislature votes to loosen rules on stormwater runoff plans
As a weekend of rain swelled ditches and flooded streets across the state Monday, environmentalists and business lead...
06:42 PM, Monday, April 07
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Anniston resident reports $35K stolen from home
An Anniston resident reported to police Friday that more than $35,00 was recently stolen from his home.
04:58 PM, Monday, April 07
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Jacksonville leaders consider annexing large swaths of uni...
Officials have researched the steps they must take to start the process and they will discuss the possibility more ov...
04:05 PM, Monday, April 07
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Cleburne County Public Records March 7, 2014 - April 1, 2014
Property Transferred The properties listed here are a collection of three major types of deeds: quitclaim, survivorsh...
03:39 PM, Monday, April 07
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Storm leaves plenty of rainwater, little damage
A storm that passed through Alabama on Sunday night inundated much of Calhoun County and flooded some neighborhoods i...
03:26 PM, Monday, April 07
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Month's worth of rain falls in 24 hours
About 3.4 inches of rain fell in Anniston between Sunday morning and Monday morning, sending stormwater rushing throu...
11:11 AM, Monday, April 07
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Almanac: Monday, April 7, 2014
A look back at this date in history.
10:00 PM, Sunday, April 06
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Jacksonville’s first Cheaha Challenge wet and tough, rider...
A phrase printed along the bottom of the T-shirts for the 2014 Cheaha Challenge, which began from Jacksonville for th...
09:24 PM, Sunday, April 06
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Anniston civil service, McClellan bid bills pass
Despite the potential impasse on the budget, many of the Calhoun County delegation's bills fared well this year.
09:50 PM, Saturday, April 05
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