Headlines: ‘Evil visited this community’; school shooting shocks town

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Saturday, December 15, 2012

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Local News More Local News

‘Evil visited this community’; school shooting shocks town

NEWTOWN, Conn. — A man killed his mother at their home and then opened fire Friday inside the elementary school where she taught, massacring 26 people, including 20 children, as youngsters cowered in fear to the sound of gunshots reverberating… Read More


Weapons, explosives found at Glencoe home

Glencoe Police Chief Jonathan Horton said Detective Kennon McKenzie was approached Friday morning about the possibility of a stolen generator being at an Edgar Road residence. He said the generator was all officers expected to find. Read More


Two injured in shooting; one suspect in custody

At least two people were injured in a shooting about 9 a.m. Friday in East Gadsden, and at least one man suspected in the shooting was found a little while later hiding in an attic a few blocks away. Read More


State News More State News

Anonymous donation helps build 2 homes

The country music group Alabama once sang about angels being among us.
In part, the song states the angels were:
"Sent down to us from somewhere up above. Read More

Hospital to pay $140 million in ex-patient death

The family of a 59-year-old diabetic woman who was mistakenly given a lethal dose of insulin at an Alabama hospital has been awarded a $140 million judgment. Read More

Appeals court upholds Ala. inmate’s death sentence

An Alabama appeals court has confirmed the capital murder conviction and death sentence given to Donald Broadnax for the deaths of his wife and her grandson in 1996. Read More

Sports More Sports

Huff gets win No. 400 in Gadsden City victory

The return of Rakim Lubin to the Gadsden City lineup Friday night proved to be quite the boon for the Titans. Read More

Gadsden City girls knock off Clay-Chalkville 54-46

Gadsden City used a dominating performance by Dajia Williams and solid defense to defeat Clay-Chalkville 54-46 for its 34th consecutive victory in area play Friday night. Read More

Bowl season features matchup for ages, games to miss

The BCS has been criticized plenty for not getting it right over the years, from all those teams that believed they should have been playing for a national title to last year’s all-SEC championship game. Read More

Life More Life

Health Ratings for 12/12

Here are the inspection scores from Nov. 26 through Nov. 30 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: The Newtown tragedy

This isn’t supposed to happen. Not any time, but especially not 11 days before Christmas — a season that, no matter how hard they try otherwise, is going to be forever scarred for victims and survivors of Friday’s massacre at Sandy… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

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