Headlines: Commission votes to demolish old Alabama Fabrics building


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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Commission votes to demolish old Alabama Fabrics building

The old Alabama Fabrics building is coming down. Read More

Elderly woman scammed of nearly $15,000

An 86-year-old woman was scammed of almost $15,000 Tuesday when two women approached her outside Gadsden Mall and talked her into withdrawing the money from her bank in Rainbow City. Read More

Etowah County Board of Education prepares to borrow up to $9.9 million

The Etowah County Board of Education approved bond measures Tuesday that will help the board borrow up to $9.9 million to finance capital projects. Read More


State News More State News

Grantham says controversy could lead to APT demise

Alabama Public Television’s chief operating officer said in letter to Gov. Robert Bentley that the contentious firing of two top officials could lead to the demise of the network in the state, meaning viewers would not be able to see favorites like… Read More

Birmingham schools start Aug. 20 with less workers

Birmingham’s schools will start on time in August, but with fewer employees Read More

Birmingham solider dies in Afghanistan

A solider from Birmingham has been killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan. Read More

Sports More Sports

Etowah County Sports Hall of Fame to induct four

The Etowah County Sports Hall of Fame will induct four new members in a ceremony Friday night at Convention Hall in Gadsden. Read More

Hudson, Braves slide past Marlins 4-3

MIAMI — It wasn’t pretty early. Once Tim Hudson settled down, he was unhittable. Read More

Martin, Bishop maintain leads in Etowah County Junior Golf Tournament

GLENCOE — Harrison Martin and Hope Bishop continued to lead their respective championship divisions Tuesday as play wrapped up on day two of the Etowah County Junior Golf Tournament at Briarmeade Golf Club. Read More

Life More Life

Health Ratings for 7/25

Here are the inspection scores from July 9 to July 13 for food, lodging and body art establishments in Etowah County. If an establishment received any major (4- or 5-point) deductions, those are noted in parentheses. Lesser (1- to 3-point)… Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Healing needed, not noise about gun control

Finding words to describe the horror of what happened Friday in Aurora, Colo., is difficult. People seeking a couple hours’ enjoyment at a movie theater shouldn’t have to worry about being blinded by tear gas and raked with… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Carter, Sharon E.

Sharon E. Carter, 65, Gadsden, died Tuesday, July 24, 2012. She is survived by her family. Village Chapel Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in …..

Davis, Nancy (Higginbotham)

Nancy Higginbotham Davis, 64, Opelika, passed away Monday, July 23, 2012, at East Alabama Medical Center. She was born in 1948 to the late …..

Glover, Gregory W.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Fellowship Baptist Church for Gregory W. Glover, 55, Gadsden, who died Friday, July 20, 2012. The Rev. …..

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