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Delicate negotiations continue in standoff

MIDLAND CITY — The standoff between police and a gunman accused of holding a kindergartner hostage in an underground bunker dragged into a fourth day on Friday, as authorities sought to continue delicate conversations with the man through a… Read More

Committee members will seek tax to fund school security

School Safety and Security Committee members will ask the Etowah County Commission to pass a 1 percent sales tax to be used to fund school security. Read More

Toomer’s Corner oaks to be removed

AUBURN — Officials at Auburn University have announced the iconic oak trees at Toomer’s Corner will be removed. Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

Officials: Gifted student underserved in Alabama

Lisa Weston spends her morning teaching her fourth grade students about the difference between Renaissance artists and Impressionist artists. At some point, the word "chiaroscuro" is used, and later students work to make their own reproduction of… Read More

Univ. of South Alabama names interim president

The University of South Alabama Board of Trustees has named Vice President of student affairs John Smith as interim president. Read More

Toomer’s Oaks to be removed from Auburn campus

Officials at Auburn University have announced the iconic oak trees at Toomer’s Corner will be removed. Read More

Sports More Sports

Glencoe boys knock off Southside 52-46 in overtime

Glencoe came back from a late fourth-quarter deficit to force overtime, and the Yellow Jackets pulled away in the extra period for a 52-46 victory over Southside in boys high school basketball Friday. Read More

Southside girls down Glencoe 62-54

Southside overcame a 30-point effort by Glencoe’s Laura Poovey to pick up a 62-54 win in girls high school basketball Friday. Read More

Goodell says he shares blame on player safety

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to share the blame. Read More

Life More Life

AMY BURGESS: Controlling those pesky, destructive armadillos

We have had a lot of questions lately concerning armadillos. Folks locally are beginning to take note, in their own backyards, of these unique creatures’ destructive nature. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Let people brew legally

Thousands of Alabamians, it’s estimated, are felons, and many of them don’t even know it. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Cain, Fred Kenneth

Fred Kenneth Cain, 81, Cullman, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. He is survived by his family. Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at …..

Darwin, Manassie Alice

Manassie Alice Darwin, 97, Sylvania, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial will …..

Gore, Cecil Tarvey

Cecil Tarvey Gore, 83, of Rainbow City, went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 31, 2013. Funeral services will be Sunday, Feb. …..

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