Headlines: Katrina survivors remember, reach out to Sandy victims

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Monday, November 12, 2012

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Katrina survivors remember, reach out to Sandy victims

NEW ORLEANS — The chaos wrought by Superstorm Sandy, the homes tossed from foundations and landmarks buried beneath seawater, delivered a gut-wrenching dose of deja vu for survivors of Hurricane Katrina like Joe and Gloria Robert. Read More

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Little progress seen on Interstate 759 project

Gadsden Councilman Billy Harris doesn’t think he will live to see Interstate 759 connected to U.S. Highway 431 and U.S. Highway 278. Read More

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Volunteers needed for CommUnity celebration

Volunteers are needed for the annual CommUnity Thanksgiving Celebration at Gadsden Convention Hall.
The communitywide Thanksgiving meal will be from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Nov. 22. Read More

State News More State News

Research could help ID number of Ala. Black Bears

It’s an odd feeling that comes over a person when you’re walking alone on a sandy woods road and suddenly realize there are more bear tracks than deer.
It’s cool, but in an uneasy kind of way. Read More

More students taking college test prep classes

Muscle Shoals High School senior Celena Spurgeon said she never worried too much about getting a good score on her ACT college entrance test until her junior year when she realized how competitive it is to receive a scholarship. Read More

Friends honor Huntsville student killed by train

Friends of a Huntsville teenager killed by a train have gathered at a skating rink to remember him. Read More

Sports More Sports

After the Fall: Alabama’s aura of invincibility gone after loss

TUSCALOOSA — Now it’s out of Alabama’s hands. Read More

SEC gives up control of national title race

That Alabama lost really wasn’t shocking. Surprising, sure, but not shocking. The Crimson Tide is tremendously talented, exceedingly well coached, but as LSU showed last week, vulnerable. Read More

Kansas State tops BCS standings

NEW YORK — Kansas State and Oregon now are on course to play for the BCS national championship. Read More

Life More Life

East Gadsden Baptist sets Veterans Day service

East Gadsden Baptist Church will conduct a special service Sunday morning to celebrate Veterans Day. The program will begin at 10:45 a.m. and end with a free Thanksgiving-style noon meal. Read More

PAPER PULPIT: Passion, penitence, praise

Psalm 100:1-5 (NKJV): “Make a joyful shout to the Lord, all you lands. Serve the Lord with gladness; come before His presence with singing. Read More

Worship Guide for Nov. 10

A listing of local services, revivals, homecomings, singings and miscellaneous church-related activities for the area. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Health care decisions loom

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, told an interviewer Thursday that President Barack Obama’s re-election victory confirmed the Affordable Care Act as “the law of the land.” A few hours later, a spokesman said the speaker remains… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Brown, E. Wayne Bruno

E. Wayne "Bruno" Brown, 76, of Gadsden, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2012. A memorial service will be held today from 5 to 7 p.m. …..

Carnes, Laura Lois

Laura Lois Carnes, 90, Crossville, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. She is survived by her family. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. today at …..

Davis, Charles ‘Chuck’

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012 at the Collier-Butler Funeral Home for Charles "Chuck" Davis, who passed away Saturday, Nov. …..

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