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Samuel L. Crosslin Obituary

Samuel L. Crosslin Obituary
July 23, 2017
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FLORENCE — Samuel Lee Crosslin, age 46, of Florence, passed away on July 21, 2017, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. …Read More

Casting call for ‘Redneck Housewives of Alabama’ set for Aug. 5 in Huntsville

Casting call for ‘Redneck Housewives of Alabama’ set for Aug. 5 in Huntsville
July 22, 2017
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From Helen Evans: Redneck Housewives of Alabama announced today that it is seeking women to star in reality show. Helen …Read More

Nothing to do? Let’s talk about that . . .

Nothing to do? Let’s talk about that . . .
July 22, 2017
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From T. R. Williams: I usually write my columns for a general audience, but today I want to talk to …Read More

America’s future is at stake, senate must end filibuster rule

America’s future is at stake, senate must end filibuster rule
July 22, 2017
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From Mo Brooks: Standing before the U.S. House this morning, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) called on Senate Republicans to stop …Read More

Trella Townsley Patterson Obituary

Trella Townsley Patterson Obituary
July 21, 2017
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FLORENCE — Trella Townsley Patterson, 40, passed away on July 19, 2017, at Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital. She was a member of …Read More

Ivey Appoints Jim Purcell and Todd Cotton to Cabinet Posts

Ivey Appoints Jim Purcell and Todd Cotton to Cabinet Posts
July 20, 2017
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From Governor’s Office: MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Wednesday that she has appointed James “Jim” Purcell, Sr. as …Read More

Jessica Tayo Long Indicted in First Degree Robbery

Jessica Tayo Long Indicted in First Degree Robbery
July 19, 2017
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Jessica Tayo Long, 23, of Florence has been indicted in the First Degree Robbery of an 83 year old Indian …Read More

Global Leadership Summit coming to Asbury Church on August 10 & 11

Global Leadership Summit coming to Asbury Church on August 10 & 11
July 19, 2017
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From Asbury Church: Global Leadership Summit 2-Day Leadership Event Comes to Madison on August 10 and 11 World-Class Leadership Experts …Read More

Shoals Idea Audition Pitch Set for October 10

Shoals Idea Audition Pitch Set for October 10
July 19, 2017
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From Shoals Chamber of Commerce: SHOALS — Bank Independent, the Shoals Chamber of Commerce, and the University of North Alabama …Read More

Sachiko Basden Found Safe After Five Days

Sachiko Basden Found Safe After Five Days
July 18, 2017
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Tuscumbia police have announced finding 39 year old Sachiko Basden safe after almost five days. The only confirmed information is …Read More

Ivey Appoints Sheryl Gordon as First Female Adjutant General

Ivey Appoints Sheryl Gordon as First Female Adjutant General
July 18, 2017
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From Governor’s Office: Governor Kay Ivey announced on Monday that she has appointed Major General Sheryl Gordon as Adjutant General …Read More

Early Morning Fire in North Florence

Early Morning Fire in North Florence
July 18, 2017
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Pictured is engulfed residence at corner of Houston and Lee Streets in North Florence. The house was reportedly vacant and …Read More

Ivey announces grant to prepare Calhoun Community College students for jobs in health-care fields

Ivey announces grant to prepare Calhoun Community College students for jobs in health-care fields
July 18, 2017
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From Governor’s Office: Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $47,343 grant to help provide ground-floor employment opportunities for students interested …Read More

ADECA joins forces with law enforcement agencies across the South to reduce traffic crashes and deaths in special safety campaign

ADECA joins forces with law enforcement agencies across the South to reduce traffic crashes and deaths in special safety campaign
July 18, 2017
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From ADECA: The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs will be teaming up with law enforcement offices throughout the …Read More

State of Fear – Life Imitates Art

State of Fear – Life Imitates Art
July 18, 2017
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The late writer of thrillers Michael Crichton had many followers. He also had many critics. One of his best novels, …Read More

Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday July 21 through 23

Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday July 21 through 23
July 17, 2017
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From Alabama Department of Revenue: Alabama’s 12th Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 21, …Read More

Ivey awards grant to help create new jobs in Franklin County

July 17, 2017
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From ADECA: Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $300,000 grant to help provide new jobs in Franklin County. The Community …Read More

Five Views of Nessie?

Five Views of Nessie?
July 17, 2017
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Ivey Bans Appointments of Lobbyists to Boards and Commissions

July 16, 2017
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From Governor’s Office: Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday, Day 94 of her administration, signed Executive Order 4, which bans any …Read More

Executive Order Regarding Task Forces, Commissions and Councils Created by Executive Order

Executive Order Regarding Task Forces, Commissions and Councils Created by Executive Order
July 16, 2017
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From Governor’s Office: MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed Executive Order 3 disbanding 18 task forces, commissions and …Read More

Lawrence County Animal Shelter Delayed Again

Lawrence County Animal Shelter Delayed Again
July 15, 2017
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Smiling county commissioner Bobby Burch announced Friday that a new Lawrence County, Alabama, animal shelter has been again delayed. Burch …Read More

Brooks applauds house passage of fy18 defense bill

Brooks applauds house passage of fy18 defense bill
July 14, 2017
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From Mo Brooks: Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) voted in favor of H.R. 2810, the National Defense …Read More

Fight for the American people: Build the wall!

Fight for the American people: Build the wall!
July 14, 2017
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From Mo Brooks: Washington, DC – Congressman Mo Brooks (AL-05) has appeared on Fox News to advocate funding for the …Read More

Two Roofers, a Dog, and an AR-15 Walk into Internet History

Two Roofers, a Dog, and an AR-15 Walk into Internet History
July 14, 2017
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Remember the roofing company with the AR-15 giveaway? This is what Zach looks like with clothes on… This is Zach’s …Read More