Headlines: Study: Gadsden economy fares well in recession


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Sunday, July 15, 2012

Categories in this email: Local News | State | Sports | Life | Opinion | Obituaries

Local News More Local News

Study: Gadsden economy fares well in recession

Gadsden has gotten a good report card on how its economy has fared compared to other cities.
A study by Area Development Magazine gives Gadsden and Etowah County high marks in some categories. Read More

Agency: Gadsden crime stats incomplete in report

MONTGOMERY — The state agency that compiles and reports annual crime statistics still is working to get the kinks out of the system so a complete portrait of crime in Alabama can be painted. Read More

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New mental health leader: Funding elusive for downsizing plans

MONTGOMERY — Alabama’s new mental health commissioner said the department remains committed to switching from a facility-based service organization to one that provides most of its care in the community. Read More


State News More State News

UA ‘triage teams’ vet ideas by researchers

Dan Daly looks for the cream of the crop when he hunts for students to join his University of Alabama "triage teams." Read More

Mobile high school to add aviation program

A Mobile high school is preparing to debut a new aviation program – just in time for the arrival of a new aircraft assembly plant nearby. Read More

Ala. judge halts city’s private probation practice

A judge has temporarily shut down what he called a "debtors prison" run by the municipal court of a central Alabama city. Read More

Sports More Sports

Heyward, Braves rally past Mets

ATLANTA — Jason Heyward and the Atlanta Braves were patiently waiting to see if the New York Mets’ bullpen would crack. Read More

Truex brothers enjoy New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. — Ryan Truex remembers when the workers on his older brother’s car would stuff him in a box used to hold dirty rags and tape up the hole on top. Read More

Braves, Reds swap minor leaguers

ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves filled a hole in their infield Saturday by acquiring minor league shortstop Paul Janish in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds. Read More

Life More Life

Community Services for July 15

MAN TO MAN CANCER SUPPORT GROUP meets from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the first-floor Conference Room, 300 Building at Gadsden Regional Medical Center. For information, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-ACS-2345 or visit… Read More

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Coming Soon for July 15

THE COLVIN-MORGAN FAMILY REUNION will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 28 at Carnes Recreation Center in Attalla. For information, call Joyce Stocks, 256-390-0548, or Ruby Lumpkin, 256-490-3638. Read More

Times Weekly Calendar for July 15

MAH JONGG CLUB meets at 12:30 p.m. every Monday at Southside Community Center. For information, call Barbara, 256-295-1014. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Time to move forward with an I-759 expansion plan

There has been talk about extending Interstate 759 to Meighan Boulevard (U.S. Highway 278/431) in East Gadsden since the 1990s. Four plans for doing so, developed by the Alabama Department of Transportation, have been on the table for eight years. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Grant, James F. "Jimmy"

Funeral services for James F. "Jimmy" Grant, 83, of Anniston, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Carpenter United Methodist Church with the Rev. David …..

McDougal, Emma (Morgan)

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Morgan McDougal will be held Monday at 2 p.m. from Hughes Street Congregational Holiness Church with the Revs. Hollis Martin …..

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