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Saturday, April 28, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Alabamians mark anniversary of deadly tornadoes

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama residents who spent the last year rebuilding their lives and mourning the dead from a historic tornado onslaught marked the anniversary Friday in both public remembrances and intimate moments in communities still scattered… Read More

Operation Lockdown warrant roundup proves successful

“We’ve put a lot of folks in jail,” Sheriff Todd Entrekin said Friday at a news conference, as he detailed the success of a three-day roundup called Operation Lockdown. Read More

U.S. Marshals help in roundup

The woman repeatedly told the U.S. Marshals she did not know where her brother was. Read More


· Description: Marshals Track Fugitives


State News More State News

AL officials urge participation in drug take-back

State officials are urging Alabamians to turn in any expired or unneeded prescription drugs on Saturday. Read More

Ala. state workers No. 3 in average pay in South

A new report by the state Personnel Department shows Alabama’s state employees rank third in the South in average salary. Read More

2 hurt in Ala. plane crash in Talladega County

Authorities say two people were hurt when the small airplane they were riding in crashed into a lake in Talladega County. Read More

Sports More Sports

Crunch Time: Westbrook splits with Section in 2A playoffs

RAINBOW CITY — Fourth-ranked Westbrook Christian saw a chance to sweep its second-round Class 2A playoff series against Section slip through its fingers Friday night. Read More

Gaston rolls past Ragland

RAGLAND — The Gaston Bulldog baseball team advanced to the third round of the AHSAA Class 1A state playoffs after sweeping the Ragland Purple Devils on Friday. Read More

Southside splits with Walker

Southside and Walker will need one more game to determine who gets to advance and whose season ends. Read More

Life More Life

East Gadsden Presbyterian calls new pastor

After serving East Gadsden Presbyterian church since Jan. 15, the Rev. Daniel Glenn Barkley was officially installed as pastor by Grace Presbytery on April 1. Read More

Worship Guide for April 28

• Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 514 Shorter Ave., Attalla — 3 p.m. May 6, Missionary Day will be observed. Guest minister/church will be the Rev. Charlie Parker, Thankful Baptist Church, Piedmont. Read More

PAPER PULPIT: Conflict hurts the church

Jesus requires of His people a deep, special love for fellow believers. We are to love them as Jesus loves us. We are to love them so much that we would give our lives for them. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: That pesky pledge

Politicians regularly do things they later wish they hadn’t; sometimes because the actions are embarrassing, sometimes because the pols find themselves painted into a corner. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Anderson, James Floyd

Mr. James Floyd Anderson, 91, of Ashville, passed away on Thursday April 26, 2012. Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. today at Morgan …..

Daniels, Frances M.

Services for Frances M. Daniels, 92, Hokes Buff, who passed away on April 25, 2012, will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2012, …..

Dennis, Russell J.

Services for Russell J. Dennis, 71, of Gadsden, who passed away on April 25, 2012, will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2012, …..

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