Headlines: Dispute could threaten Etowah County’s relationship with ICE

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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

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Dispute could threaten Etowah County’s relationship with ICE

Leaders in Etowah County could put an end to its relationship with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to house federal detainees. Read More

Council approves bid for speed cushions

Speed cushions designed to slow traffic soon may be installed in neighborhoods that meet traffic volume and speed criteria after action by the Gadsden City Council Tuesday. Read More

Man charged in July fire at Marshall recycling center

An Albertville man faces arson and burglary charges for a July 6 fire that destroyed a building near the old Bishop Landfill that housed Big Marshall Recycling. Read More

State News More State News

Ala. GOP won’t remove candidates, Demos eye Lyons

The chairman of the Alabama Republican Party said Tuesday he won’t disqualify any state Supreme Court candidates based on a petition filed by a Huntsville woman, but the Democratic Party chairman said he’s seriously considering her complaint seeking… Read More

Judge delays trial of ex-prof in campus killings

A judge has delayed the trial of a former Alabama university professor accused of killing three colleagues and wounding three others during a campus faculty meeting. Read More

Ala woman accused of punching nurse over meds

Florence police have arrested a woman who’s accused of punching a nurse who refused to give her pain medicine. Read More

Sports More Sports

Piedmont paces area teams in preseason football poll

Piedmont is one of three teams in The Gadsden Times’ coverage area ranked in the Alabama Sports Writer’s Association preseason high school football poll, released Tuesday afternoon. Read More

PGA Championship offers one last major chance for Tiger

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Tiger Woods is preparing for the PGA Championship, the last major of the year. Read More

Minor allows 3 runs in first, Hamels baffles Braves

PHILADELPHIA — A bad start ruined another solid outing by Mike Minor. Read More

Life More Life

Health Ratings for 8/8

Here are the inspection scores from July 23 through July 27 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: Curiosity’s spotlight moment

While sports fans focus on the celebration of athletic excellence at the London Olympics, space junkies are cheering, waving flags and chanting “we’re No. 1” for a different reason. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Brooks, Margaret Florence

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday for Margaret Florence Brooks, 72, Gadsden, who died Aug. 6, 2012. Bro. Curtis Mason and Bro. Lavon Stone …..

Guyton, Vennie Gladden ‘Boo-Boo’

Vennie Gladden Guyton "Boo-Boo," 83, was born Jan. 24, 1929. She was irreplaceable. A beautiful angel-on-earth left this world Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, to …..

Jones, Lenda Sue Weaver

Lenda Sue Weaver Jones, 63, Crossville, died Monday, Aug. 6, 2012. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel with …..

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