Headlines: ‘We Remember You’: Memorial unveiled in DeKalb County

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Sunday, April 29, 2012

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Local News More Local News

‘We Remember You’: Memorial unveiled in DeKalb County

RAINSVILLE — It was when Chris Bowman was able to put a face with a name that reality sank in. Read More


Alabama may have to address immigration law again

MONTGOMERY — A state senator said the Legislature should wait to revise Alabama’s anti-illegal immigration law until after the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the federal government’s challenge of a similar law in Arizona. Read More

Don your bonnet for ‘Red Cross Uncorked’

Last year, a wine gala was just a part of the Heroes Campaign for the Etowah County chapter of the American Red Cross. But board member Marcy Gregerson said the evening was such a success, it will be this year’s signature event. Read More

State News More State News

Faith leaders to hold vigil on AL immigration law

Faith leaders, activists and community members plan to gather in Alabama on Sunday to hold a vigil calling for the repeal of the state’s toughest-in-the-nation immigration law. Read More

Auburn students take ‘Hunger Games’ field trip

More than 270 Auburn Junior High School students recently traded the confines of the classroom for the wide open spaces of the forest as they converged on Auburn University’s Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve for the inaugural Hunger Games… Read More

Bo Jackson finishes 300-mile tornado relief ride

Heisman Trophy winner Bo Jackson’s 300-mile bike ride across Alabama has ended in Tuscaloosa, and organizers say he has raised more than $413,000 so far to help victims of last spring’s tornado outbreaks. Read More

Sports More Sports

Back to Reality: Westbrook routs Section

RAINBOW CITY — In the immediate wake of Friday’s 7-6 loss to Section in game two of the Class 2A, second-round baseball playoff doubleheader, the disappointment felt by coach Matt Kennedy and Westbrook Christian quickly shifted toward… Read More

Southside advances with win over Walker

JASPER — There was no last-inning magic for Walker this time. Read More

Gaston, Cedar Bluff prepare for quarters

A pair of Class 1A schools located a little more than 20 miles from each other are making some serious noise in the state baseball playoffs. Read More

Life More Life

Community Services for April 29

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. daily at 525 W. Grand Ave., Rainbow City (call 866-360-5967); at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays in a building at the corner of Second and Bay; and at noon and 7 p.m. daily at 1109 Baltimore Ave., Albertville. Read More

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Coming Soon for April 29

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY INC., LAMBDA ETA OMEGA CHAPTER presents the Outstanding Mothers’ Banquet at 6 p.m. May 8 at the Hardin Center. Family members or friends who wish to attend the banquet may reserve tickets by calling Eloise Turk at… Read More

Times Weekly Calendar for April 29

TUESDAY TALES story time is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hoyt Warsham Alabama City Branch of the Gadsden Public Library. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Student loan fix needed

Barack Obama wants it. So does Mitt Romney. Not surprisingly, the bipartisanship between the Democratic president and his presumptive Republican opponent this fall doesn’t extend to Congress. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Bellamy, Sara N.

Graveside services will be held today at 2 p.m. at Forrest Cemetery for Sara N. Bellamy, 90, of Hokes Bluff. The Rev. Jeremy Beck is …..

Gilliland, Barnie Ray

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Morgan Funeral Chapel for Barnie Ray Gilliland, 66, Steele, who died Friday, April 27, 2012. Bro. …..

Graves, Thelma Salster

Thelma Salster Graves, 66, Gadsden, died Saturday, April 28, 2012. Funeral arrangements to be announced by Talladega Funeral Home. …..

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