Headlines: Annual tractor show rolls into Gadsden this weekend

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Monday, October 8, 2012

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Local News More Local News

Annual tractor show rolls into Gadsden this weekend

It’s billed as the 2012 Allis-Chalmers “G” Roundup Antique Tractor Show, but a variety of antique tractors will be on display Friday and Saturday at Noccalula Falls Campground. Read More

Municipal runoff elections slated for Tuesday

Voters in a few cities in Northeast Alabama will return to the polls Tuesday for municipal election runoffs.
Several cities have council races to be decided, and Cedar Bluff will have a runoff for mayor. Read More

Supporters form annual Life Chain

Pro-life supporters stand along Albert Rains Boulevard on Sunday as they participate in the national Life Chain event in Gadsden. Read More

State News More State News

Ala. library group preserving Jim Crow-era map

As color-coded zoning maps go, one created in 1926 for the City of Birmingham Zoning Commission appears easy enough to understand. Read More

Extreme trampoline park coming to Birmingham area

A growing recreation trend is coming to metro Birmingham, with plans for an extreme trampoline park off U.S. 280. Read More

Ala. governor touts Amendment 2 as job creator

Fresh off getting voters to approve a $437 million constitutional amendment, Gov. Robert Bentley is crisscrossing the state to seek support for a much smaller amendment that could determine whether he keeps his campaign promise to reduce… Read More

Sports More Sports

Kenseth wins at Talladega

TALLADEGA — The championship contenders said Talladega Superspeedway would be the wild-card race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Read More

Kenseth relishes restrictor-plate victory at Talladega

TALLADEGA — Matt Kenseth didn’t get left dancing without a partner at Talladega Superspeedway this time. Read More

South Carolina, Florida, West Virginia rise in AP Top 25

Signature victories, statement games, surprisingly easy wins and one stunning upset. Read More

Life More Life

Community Services for Oct. 7

SMART SURVIVORS meets at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at HealthSouth Rehab Hospital, Gadsden Ray Room 1. Read More

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Coming Soon for Oct. 7

DR. LOWNDES HARRISON, an oncologist at Gadsden Regional Medical Center’s Cancer Center, will speak to the TOUCH support group at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 16 in the Mirror Room at GRMC about the new treatment options available for breast cancer. Read More

Times Weekly Calendar for Oct. 7

CONSTRUCTION VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED on Wednesdays and Saturdays to help build houses with Gadsden-Etowah Habitat for Humanity. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Moving toward repayment

The constitutional amendment Alabama’s voters approved Sept. 18 authorizing a $437 million transfer over three years from the state’s trust fund to its ailing General Fund contained no mechanism for repaying the money. Read More

OUR VIEW: The color of fall is pink

It’s the time of the year when leaves change from green to gold, brown and red. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Cross, Margaret Ann

Margaret Ann Cross was born Feb. 28, 1927, and she went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012. She died …..

Davey, William

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services in Gadsden with a personal memorial service at 7 …..

Gielle, Josephine

Josephine Gielle, 94, Birmingham, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Crestwood Cemetery. …..

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