Headlines: Heat wave grips Alabama


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Wednesday, June 27, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Heat wave grips Alabama

MONTGOMERY — As soon as Tropical Storm Debbie had blown out of Alabama, the state had a new weather calamity to deal with: Excruciating heat. Read More

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Reward offered in Gateway Village shootings

A reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of Jonterio Walker, wanted in the June 13 shooting death of a Gadsden man. Read More

Gadsden seeks animal control additions

The Gadsden City Council’s Public Safety Committee has asked Police Chief John Crane to determine the cost, including equipment, of adding two full-time positions and two seasonal positions to the animal control department. Read More

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State News More State News

2 plead guilty to skimming IDs for fake cards

A Bulgarian man and a Florida woman have pleaded guilty in Birmingham to skimming bank customers’ identification at ATMs across the South and using the information to create more than 300 counterfeit credit and debit cards. Read More

Alabama residents cope with early summer heat wave

As soon as Tropical Storm Debbie had blown out of Alabama, the state had a new weather calamity to deal with: Excruciating heat. Read More

Fort Payne nearing end in desegregation case

The U.S. Justice Department and the Fort Payne school system are ready to settle part of a long-running desegregation case against the system. Read More

Sports More Sports

Presidents approve college football playoff

Playoffs and tournaments long have determined champions of every college sport from baseball to bowling.
The exception was major college football.
That ended Tuesday. Come 2014, the BCS is dead. Read More

Braves pound out 17 hits in win over Diamondbacks

ATLANTA — Tim Hudson answered manager Fredi Gonzalez’s call for improved starts from Atlanta’s rotation and the Braves opened their longest homestand of the season by beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 on Tuesday night. Read More

Kenseth to leave Roush at end of season

NASCAR points leader Matt Kenseth, one of the longest-tenured drivers in the series, is leaving Roush Fenway Racing at the end of the season. Read More

Life More Life

Cheers for June 24

The Spring Semester 2012 President’s List at Gadsden State Community College was released by President Raymond W. Staats. Full-time students who earn all A’s in college-level courses are named to the President’s List. Read More

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Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Supreme Court speaks on immigration

There was much spinning after Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Obama administration’s challenge to Arizona’s anti-illegal immigration law. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Buchanan, Lille Mae

Funeral services for Mrs. Lille Mae Buchanan will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Deliverance Church of East Gadsden. She passed June …..

Fowler, Pearline (Hosch)

Pearline Hosch Fowler, 76, Boaz, died Tuesday, June 26, 2012. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today at W.T. Wilson Chapel with burial at …..

Hallmark, Florine T.

Visitation will be held on Thursday evening, June 28, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Chapel for Mrs. Florine T. Hallmark, 81, …..

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