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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Gadsden water rates to rise again as improvements continue

Water and sewer rates in Gadsden will go up again in October to help finance ongoing system improvements, according to Water Works and Sewer Board General Manager Frank Eskridge. Read More

AEA backs amendment; referendum is Tuesday

MONTGOMERY — Major players in Alabama politics include the Alabama Education Association and the Alabama Farmers Federation, but only one has been involved in Tuesday’s constitutional amendment referendum. Read More

Piedmont man arrested on theft charge

A Piedmont man was arrested Thursday on a theft charge, according to a news release from Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin. Read More


State News More State News

Judge says new Ala. prepaid tuition law is valid

A Montgomery County Circuit judge told the Alabama Supreme Court Monday that a new law passed by the Alabama Legislature allowing reduced tuition payments by Alabama’s prepaid college tuition program is legal. Read More

Trial begins on isolation of HIV-positive inmates

Alabama prisons continue to isolate inmates who have tested positive for HIV even though the virus is no longer the death sentence it once was considered, an attorney for HIV-positive prison inmates said Monday. Read More

North Alabama under flood watch

Heavy rains are drenching northern Alabama, causing authorities to issue flash flood warnings. Read More

Sports More Sports

Jacksonville State prepares for Eastern Kentucky

Everything about this game says “bring your best shot.” Read More

Alabama could roll until matchup with LSU

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama coach Nick Saban finds plenty of imperfections even given the top-ranked Crimson Tide’s ridiculous scoring margin so far. Read More

Braves beat Marlins 7-5

MIAMI — Dan Uggla hit a three-run home run in the first inning, Martin Prado tied a career best with four hits and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 Monday night. Read More

Life More Life

Times Weekly Calendar for Sept. 16

Author Larry Walker, a former Gadsden resident, will sign copies of his inspirational novel “Courage to Return” from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the Coffee Well and from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Hardin Center. Read More

Community Services for Sept. 16

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP meets at 6 p.m. Monday in POB Building 500, Gadsden Regional Medical Center campus. Read More

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Coming Soon for Sept. 16

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY CENTER, 4567 Lay Springs Road, will have a meet-and-greet candidates event at 6 p.m. Sept. 27. A covered dish dinner will follow. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Welcome move for Law Enforcement Memorial

Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary defines “memorial,” used as a noun, as “something that keeps remembrance alive.” Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Cole, Jeffery S.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Morgan Funeral Chapel for Jeffery S. Cole, 45, Gadsden, who died Sept. 16, 2012. Bro. Roger …..

Hammock, Fannie Bell

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Adams-Buggs Chapel for Fannie Bell Hammock, 83, Gadsden, who died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. Burial will be …..

Ledbetter, Gene

Gene Ledbetter, 83, Gaylesville, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012. He is survived by his family. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Perry Funeral …..

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