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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

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Teenager rescued from High Falls

GERALDINE — Someone said the teenager was not breathing, so John Smothers jumped in the water and swam across the creek to help. Read More


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CED gets state Medicaid funding back; AG’s office looking at case

MONTGOMERY — State Medicaid funding has been restored to the CED Mental Health Center and service to clients is continuing, but a Medicaid billing question has been turned over to the attorney general’s office, officials said Tuesday. Read More

Weather warnings changing in Etowah County

If a tornado warning is needed for one community in Etowah County, the entire county is alerted. But soon, tornado warnings will be issued and sirens will alarm to specific areas, Denise Cooey, director of the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency… Read More


State News More State News

Boeing marks 50 years in north Alabama

The Boeing Co. is marking its 50th anniversary in Alabama.
The aerospace company started doing business in the state in 1962 during the space race, and this week it’s marking the golden anniversary. Read More

Summary of action in Alabama Legislature

A summary of action in Alabama Legislature on Tuesday, the 24th meeting day of the regular session:
-Gave final passage to a bill to change themandatory school attendance age from 7 to 6-years-old. Goes to governor. Read More

Alabama Legislature updates parts of Constitution

The Alabama Legislature is going to let voters decide if they want to update two parts of the state Constitution. Read More

Sports More Sports

Phillies rally to beat Braves 4-2

ATLANTA — John Mayberry Jr. doubled and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Tuesday night in the first meeting of the season between the NL East rivals. Read More

Alabama football great Billy Neighbors dies at 72

TUSCALOOSA — Billy Neighbors, who became one of the most recognized players from Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant’s first national championship team at the University of Alabama and a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, died… Read More

Pettitte testimony recalls Clemens conversation about HGH

WASHINGTON — Andy Pettitte and Roger Clemens sat some 20 feet apart, Pettitte on the witness stand and Clemens at the defense table trying to avoid going to jail. The topic: a remark about human growth hormone Pettitte recalled hearing from… 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: ‘Bo knows’ a good cause

‘Bo knows” was the theme, a few years back, of an advertising campaign featuring Bo Jackson demonstrating his prowess in a variety of sports, including cycling. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Agan, Minnie

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2012, at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for Minnie Agan, 85, of Gadsden, who passed away on May 1, …..

Bowlin, Ruth (Morgan)

Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2012, at Morgan Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Ruth Morgan Bowlin, 90, of Attalla, who …..

Bozeman, Dawna Michelle (Downey)

A Homecoming Celebration will be held Thursday, May 3, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Anniston City Meeting Center, 1615 Noble Street, …..

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