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Bin Laden killed in U.S. operation

Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans, was killed in an operation led by the United States, President Barack Obama said Sunday. Read More

All Etowah County, most Calhoun County schools to reopen Monday

All Etowah County Schools will reopen Monday.
Power has been restored to Whitesboro Elementary, so students should report to the school for classes Monday. Read More

Etowah, Calhoun added to federal disaster declaration

Gov. Robert Bentley’s office announced Saturday that seven more counties have been added to the federal disaster declaration, making them eligible for federal assistance. The additional counties are Autauga, Calhoun, Elmore, Etowah, Marion, St. Read More

State News More State News

Huntsville, Ala. getting electricity back

Electricity is slowly being restored in Huntsville, and Huntsville Utilities is restoring power in critical areas and commercial corridors that offer food and other necessities. Read More

Alabama cotton farmers hoping for good season

Farmers have a lot in common with baseball players.
Both begin the bulk of their work in the spring, and both can be a superstitious lot. Read More

Tiny Ala school struggles to stay open

The small size of Ryan School can be a blessing and a problem at the same time. Read More

Sports More Sports

Hokes Bluff takes on White Plains in Class 3A series

Call it a homecoming. Call it a reunion. Call it a must-watch series between two highly touted high school baseball teams. Read More

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Westbrook Christian travels to play Ider in Class 2A series

Westbrook Christian steps outside its comfort zone today in traveling to play Ider in the second-round of the Class 2A state high school baseball playoffs. Read More

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Currul leads Gaston into Class 1A series against veteran-laden Ragland

A year later than expected, Gaston and Ragland will meet in the Class 1A state baseball playoffs. Read More

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Life More Life

Worship Guide for April 30

A listing of local services, revivals, singings and miscellaneous church-related activities in the area. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Counties should be added

When President Barack Obama issued a major disaster declaration for eight Alabama counties, there was indignation expressed by people who had heard about or experienced firsthand the destruction in Calhoun and St. Clair counties. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Campbell, Frank

Funeral service for Mr. Frank Campbell will be at 2 p.m. today at Collier-Butler Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Campbell passed away April 29, 2011. The …..

Campbell, Pauline “Polly”

Pauline “Polly” Campbell, 91, formerly of Boaz, died Saturday, April 30, 2011. She is survived by her son, Ted Campbell. Service will be at 2 …..

Clontz, Lucille

Lucille Clontz passed away on April 30, 2011. Family and friends will gather for graveside services today at 1 p.m. at Forrest Cemetery. The …..

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