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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Obama seeks to shift election toward tax debate

WASHINGTON — Facing sagging jobs numbers, President Barack Obama sought to recast the November election as a fight over tax fairness on Monday, urging tax cut extensions for all families earning less than $250,000 but denying them to… Read More

Democrats put redistricting challenges on hold

MONTGOMERY — Democrats on Monday said challenges to legislative redistricting passed this year by the majority Republican House and Senate will wait until Alabama’s attorney general files the plans in Washington, D.C. Read More

Man arrested for indecent exposure at bird sanctuary

A Boaz man was arrested Saturday afternoon for indecent exposure and other charges because of his alleged conduct at the bird sanctuary at the James D. Martin Wildlife Park, according to a news release from Gadsden Police Capt. Regina May. Read More

State News More State News

Birmingham congregation selling synagogue

A Jewish congregation in Birmingham is selling its synagogue after being stung by the tough real estate market Read More

Human trafficking charges dropped against Ala. mom

A mother and grandmother are out of jail in Birmingham after prosecutors dropped charges accusing them of trading the mother’s 11-year-old son to a man for cash and crack cocaine. Read More

Ala man fights to keep wife in front yard grave

A north Alabama man is appealing to keep his wife buried in the front yard of his home in downtown Stevenson. Read More

Sports More Sports

Alabama’s plan: Stay on top

When he took over the storied Alabama football program in 2007, Nick Saban’s mission was to bring it back to SEC and national prominence. Read More

TSN honors Jacksonville State’s Ealey

PHILADELPHIA — Jacksonville State running back Washaun Ealey was named to the Sports Network’s FCS Preseason All-America Team on Monday. Read More

Harper, Trout go from farmhands to fame at All-Star game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bryce Harper remembered back to Oct. 27, when just 414 fans were at Scottsdale Stadium to watch his Scorpions play the Mesa Solar Sox in the Arizona Fall League. Read More

Life More Life

Community Services for July 8

SMART SURVIVORS meets at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Day Room 1 in HealthSouth Rehab Hospital, Gadsden. The group is for survivors of heart disease or stroke. Refreshments will be served. Read More

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Coming Soon for July 8

CharACTers presents “The Music Man” at 7:30 p.m. July 27-28 and Aug. 3-4, 2:30 p.m. July 29 and Aug. 5 at Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center. Advance tickets are $8 for students and seniors, $10 for adults before July 26. Regular admission is… Read More

museum. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Politicians practicing profanity

A small town in Massachusetts last month made it illegal to use profanity in public, with violators subject to a mostly symbolic $20 fine (the ordinance itself is unlikely to survive First Amendment appeals in court). Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Curry, Josephine

Josephine Curry, 47, Gadsden, died Monday, July 9, 2012. She is survived by her family. Arrangements will be announced by West Gadsden Funeral Home. …..

Downer, Vickie Barber

Vickie Barber Downer, 55, Fort Payne, died Sunday, July 8, 2012. She is survived by her family. Funeral service will be at 4 p.m. today …..

Fox, Geneva

Geneva Fox, 79, Boaz, died Monday, July 9, 2012. She is survived by her family. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Boaz …..

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