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Tuesday, April 3, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Officials: 7 dead, 3 hurt in Christian university shooting

OAKLAND, Calif. — A gunman opened fire at a Christian university in California Monday, killing at least five people, law enforcement officials said. Police say they have a suspect in custody. Read More

Budgets, jobs on Legislature’s second-half agenda

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Robert Bentley’s job creation bill, two budgets, immigration law changes, legislative pay and local bills are on tap for the second half of the 2012 legislative session that starts Tuesday. Read More

McCain’s funeral Thursday inside Convention Hall

Funeral services for Jerry “Boogie” McCain will be at 2 p.m. Thursday inside Gadsden Convention Hall. Read More


State News More State News

Clergy group to air ad against Ala immigration law

A group of clergy leaders is airing a TV commercial that speaks out against Alabama’s crackdown on illegal immigration. Read More

Alabama governor addressing high school leaders

Gov. Robert Bentley is among the state, federal and local officials scheduled to participate in Congressman Jo Bonner’s annual Workshop for High School Leaders in Mobile. Read More

Alabama lawmakers want commercial spaceport

Alabama lawmakers say they hope their state can be one of the first in the Southeast to complete a commercial spaceport to ferry travelers, tourists and cargo into space. Read More

Sports More Sports

One-and-fun: Kentucky tops Kansas 67-59 for title

NEW ORLEANS — No matter where Anthony Davis and his buddies go to make their millions, their ol’ Kentucky home will long remember this championship season. Read More

Auburn’s Frazier gaining confidence in QB battle

AUBURN — Quarterback Kiehl Frazier is growing more comfortable in Auburn’s new offense, while Clint Moseley has been limited by a sore shoulder. Read More

Auburn hires Georgetown’s Williams-Flournoy

AUBURN — Terri Williams-Flournoy, who led Georgetown to the past three NCAA tournaments, is taking over as women’s basketball coach at Auburn. Read More

Life More Life

JIMMY SMOTHERS: Bayou La Batre and Blessing of the Fleet

When Clarence Mallet, a man of good faith, moved to the area in 1925, he thought that God’s blessings were essential to a good harvest from the ocean Read More

Times Weekly Calendar for April 1

The 1940 U.S. Census will be released. Find your family tree with the celebration at 8 a.m. Monday in the Lena Martin Room of the Gadsden Public Library. Read More

Advance Notices for April 1

AN ATTALLA COMMUNITY MEETING will be held at 4:30 p.m. April 10 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 514 Shorter Ave., Attalla, The subject will be community problems, the Attalla Cemetery and the Emancipation Proclamation. Chief Tucker, Attalla Police… Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Will stronger weather warnings help?

Alabamians in a few weeks will mark the first anniversary of the April 27, 2011, tornadoes that killed nearly 250 people and caused a billion dollars worth of damage in the state. Twenty-five days later, folks in Joplin, Mo., will reflect on the… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Bahr-Wella, Sofia Soto

Sofia Soto Bahr-Wella, 89, Rainsville, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at her home. Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at W.T. Wilson Funeral …..

Bowman, Terry Michael

Terry Michael Bowman, 54, Albertville, died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at his home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Macedonia No. 2 …..

Bufford, Gladys

Gladys Bufford, Gadsden, died Saturday, March 31, 2012. She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Moore. Arrangements are to be announced. Gadsden Memorial Funeral Home …..

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