Headlines: Local shoppers turn out for Black Friday

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Local News More Local News

Local shoppers turn out for Black Friday

Angie Griffin was in line at Walmart at 4 p.m. Thursday — hours before she could buy the television and MP3 players she wanted. Read More

Why must we buy? Black Friday’s powerful pull

BEAVER FALLS, Pa. — Gravy was still warm. Dallas Cowboys were still in uniform. Thanks were still being given across the country as the pilgrimages to the stores began, heralding a new era of American consumerism. Read More

Nine more Iraq, Afghan war veterans joining Congress

WASHINGTON — As Tammy Duckworth sees it, her path to Congress began when she awoke in the fall of 2004 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. She was missing both of her legs and faced the prospect of losing her right arm. Read More

State News More State News

Ala. deputy fatally shot, 2nd wounded in exchange

An Alabama deputy sheriff was fatally shot and another deputy was critically wounded Friday during a confrontation with a man they were checking on, who was also killed, authorities said. Read More

Art sprouts in Ala. church’s community garden

"Community gardens are alive and well in Mobile," says Pat Hall of Government Street United Methodist Church.
And at her church, also known as "The Bee Hive," works of art have sprouted along with the seeds. Read More

Ala. deputy fatally shot, 2nd wounded in exchange

Authorities say an Alabama deputy sheriff has been fatally shot and another deputy has been critically wounded while responding to a call. The subject of the call was also killed. Read More

Sports More Sports

Alabama enters Iron Bowl as heavy favorite

TUSCALOOSA — So much has changed since the last time Alabama welcomed Auburn into its immense home stadium. Read More

Alabama’s defense looks to contain Auburn’s McCalebb

TUSCALOOSA — Nick Saban, it would seem, is more than ready to see Onterio McCalebb go. Read More

Alabama beats Charleston Southern 59-46

TUSCALOOSA — In a game that never seemed to have a rhythm, the University of Alabama men’s basketball team managed to get hot in three separate stretches and survive some unattractive stretches in between, holding off Charleston Southern… Read More

Life More Life

Health Ratings for 11/21

Here are the inspection scores from Nov. 5 through Nov. 9 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: Enjoy the game … then think

These words might seem familiar. Indulge us, because Iron Bowl day comes every year. Read More

OUR VIEW: Kudos to GCHS Choir

Friday, in the main auditorium of New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall, noted conductor and composer John Rutter’s “Mass of the Children” will be presented, along with the Christmas portion of Handel’s… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

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