Headlines: 76-year-old Gadsden woman working toward GED

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Sunday, December 30, 2012

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Local News More Local News

76-year-old Gadsden woman working toward GED

On a given day at Even Start in Gadsden, you might see Shirley Hale sitting at her special cubicle, with study books on her desk and her walker nearby.
Hale, who will be 77 years old Jan. 5, is working four days each week, studying to earn her GED. Read More

Senior Notes for Dec. 30

The Northeast Etowah Senior Citizens held their monthly meeting Dec. 12 at the Northeast Etowah Community Center. President Shirley Boyd presided over the meeting. Read More

Senate leaders seek compromise ahead of fiscal cliff

WASHINGTON — Senate leaders groped for a last-minute compromise Saturday to avoid middle-class tax increases and possibly prevent deep spending cuts at the dawn of the new year as President Barack Obama warned that failure could mean a… Read More

State News More State News

Ex-football player reflects on time in prison

Sherman Williams wore No. 20 at the University of Alabama, and with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. Read More

King church in downtown Montgomery has new pastor

A new pastor has taken over as the spiritual leader of one of Montgomery’s most historic churches that was once led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Read More

Ala. video shows what to do if shooting occurs

The Alabama Department of Homeland Security has released a video that instructs people on what to do in the event of a shooting like the one at an elementary school in Connecticut. Read More

Sports More Sports

Pee, Christian, Owens highlight Times’ All-Etowah County Team

The accolades keep rolling in for Sardis’ Toby Pee. Read More

Livingston, Jackson, Howard earn top honors on Times’ All-Area Team

If Jason Howard had won the 2012 state championship for Spring Garden, Hollywood might have come beating down his door for the movie rights. Read More

Notre Dame gets serious about title game prep

Top-ranked Notre Dame finally got down to the serious business of getting ready to play defending national champion Alabama. Read More

Life More Life

When Harry Met … Ben and Nila Gunter

Listen to the auctioneer … Read More

Community Services for Dec. 30

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets at 7 p.m. daily at 525 W. Grand Ave., Rainbow City (call 866-360-5967); and at noon and 7 p.m. daily at 1109 Baltimore Ave., Albertville; 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and 7 p.m. Saturday 7 p.m. at 609 Washington St.,… Read More

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Coming Soon for Dec. 30

A Yu-Gi-Oh! tournament will be held at 4 p.m. Jan. 14 in the Teen Zone at the Gadsden Public Library. Trade cards and battle to win. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Dark side of human nature

People generally like animals and don’t like to see them hurt. The reaction to a couple of egregious local cases of cruelty to animals this year is an example. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

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