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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Presidential campaign nice, then not so nice

NEW YORK — In a split-screen race for the presidency, Republican Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama were on their best campaign behavior in public Tuesday, all the while slashing away at each other in paid television ads. Read More

Gadsden Council OKs $46.6 million budget

Gadsden’s mayor and city council members made hard decisions that allowed for the city to pass a $46.6 million budget without using reserve funds for the first time in three years, Finance Director Lisa Rosser said Tuesday. Read More

Sports bar planned for East Broad after rezoning

A portion of East Broad Street will be rezoned from a neighborhood business district to general business district to accommodate a sports bar and grill. Read More


State News More State News

Selma City Council halts work on Civil War statue

The Selma City Council voted Tuesday night to stop work on a monument in honor of Confederate Civil War General Nathan Bedford Forrest at a city cemetery. Read More

ThyssenKrupp to build new facility in Bibb County

ThyssenKrupp Materials North America says it plans to build a new facility in Woodstock in Bibb County. Read More

Deputies Semmes man they say shot at teens

Mobile County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Semmes public works supervisor they say shot a car with five teenagers inside. Read More

Sports More Sports

Gadsden City gains 1 spot in 6A poll

Gadsden City moved up one spot to No. 7 in the Class 6A poll of the Alabama Sports Writers Association high school football rankings this week. Read More

Braves clinch playoff spot with 4-3 win over Marlins

ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to put the Atlanta Braves back in the playoffs with a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. Read More

Mississippi’s young defense to face No. 1 Alabama

OXFORD, Miss. — Mississippi’s defense is undersized, inexperienced and doesn’t have much depth. Read More

Life More Life

Times Weekly Calendar for Sept. 23

CONSTRUCTION VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED on Wednesdays and Saturdays to help build houses with Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity. Skilled and unskilled volunteers, groups from churches and businesses are welcome. Volunteers must be at least 16 to work… Read More

Community Services for Sept. 23

A new self-help support group for multiple sclerosis patients meets at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month in the high school building library at CrossPoint Community Church, 2730 Wills Creek Road in Gadsden. Read More

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Coming Soon for Sept. 23

Flu shots will be available from 8:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 5 at the George Wallace Senior Center in Glencoe. Shots are $15. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Keeping up with technology

Two generations ago, hand-held calculators were the apex of technology for elementary and high school students.
Times certainly have changed, as shown by recent events in Etowah County Schools. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Daugette, Inez

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today in the chapel of Snead Funeral Home for Inez Daugette, 84, Altoona, who died Sept. 24, 2012. …..

Lyle, W.L. "Billy"

W.L. "Billy" Lyle, 80, Horton, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. He is survived by his family. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at …..

Mayo, Ronald L.

Ronald L. Mayo, 65, Piedmont, died Sept. 25, 2012. He is survived by his family. Arrangements will be announced by Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel. …..

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