Headlines: Massive snowstorm begins pounding Northeast;sz=728x90;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

If you have trouble reading this email click here
Gadsden Weather


Mostly sunny

Weather Icon

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Categories in this email: Local News | State | Sports | Life | Opinion | Obituaries

Local News More Local News

Massive snowstorm begins pounding Northeast

BOSTON — A storm that forecasters warned could be a blizzard for the history books began clobbering the New York-to-Boston corridor on Friday, grounding flights, closing workplaces and sending people rushing to get home ahead of a possible 1… Read More

School safety committee seeks sales tax or other funding measures

The School Safety and Security Committee of Etowah County voted Friday to ask the Etowah County Commission to assess a 1 percent sales tax, or call for a referendum to let the people vote for a property tax increase or other funding measures to pay… Read More

Another Gadsden school burglarized

For the second time in less than a week, a Gadsden City school has been burglarized, this time for two computers. Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

ASU trustees delay decision on hiring search firm

The Alabama State University committee that was formed to help find a new president for the Montgomery-based college delayed making a decision Friday on whether to hire a private firm to assist with the search. Read More

Ala. fugitive arrested after 16 years on the run

Authorities have arrested a man who escaped from a jail in eastern Alabama in 1996 and had been on the run since then. Read More

Etowah County looks to increase school security

The School Safety and Security Committee of Etowah County is looking to use a sales tax or property tax to fund school security improvements. Read More

Sports More Sports

Boaz tops Southside to reach 5A, Area 10 title tilt

The Boaz boys high school basketball team proved Friday night what their coach Jeremiah Patterson believed all along. Read More

Glencoe routs Susan Moore 73-48 to reach 3A, Area 9 championship game

Tommy Stanley said he was a bit concerned about his Glencoe Yellow Jackets being rusty Friday night. Read More

Wallace leads latest NASCAR Hall of Fame induction class

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rusty Wallace was the headliner of the fourth Hall of Fame class inducted by NASCAR on Friday night. Read More

Life More Life

Wills Creek Association sets revival services

The Wills Creek District Baptist Association Ministers Auxiliary will sponsor revival services at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Wills Creek Building, 1431 Chestnut St. Read More

PAPER PULPIT: Scriptures include covenants

In the movie “Courageous,” the main characters adopt a resolution to be better men and fathers, based on biblical doctrines. They agreed to it of their own free will, so that it truly came from the heart. Read More

RELIGION LETTER: Recomitting lives

As I watched the president of the United States lay his hand on the Bible and swear to uphold the Constitution to the best of his ability, it was indeed a time of somber reflection. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Back away from table, cut stroke risk

It’s not exactly news that fried foods and sweet drinks are bad for you, but a University of Alabama at Birmingham study ties those items and others traditionally found on Southern dinner tables to the risk of stroke. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Brasher, L.A.

July 23, 1930 – February 7, 2013 Louis "L.A." Brasher Jr., 82, of Forsyth County, Ga., passed away on Feb. 7, 2013. Mr. Brasher graduated …..

Brasher, Lois (Watters)

Lois Watters Brasher, 98, Gallant, died recently. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church in Gadsden. Morgan Funeral …..

Chandler, Luther Franklin "Frank"

Luther Franklin "Frank" Chandler, 79, Fyffe, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at W.T. Wilson Funeral Chapel. Burial …..

Categories in this email: Local News | State | Sports | Life | Opinion | Obituaries


[ ]

To Subscribe

Go to to register and sign up to receive this newsletter.

Now get the Gadsden Times Breaking News sent to your mobile phone. Sign up for the alerts by texting GTALERT to 22411.

To Unsubscribe

If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from this newsletter, please simply reply with UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line and you will be automatically be removed, or click here. Click here to read our privacy policy.

This is a free service and does not imply paid newspaper subscription.

Tell A Friend

Encourage your friends to visit and subscribe. Or, forward this email to their attention.


Send your comments, ideas, suggestions to webmaster

Advertise With Us

To advertise with us, contact Wes Williams at wes.williams or by phone at (256) 549-2071.

Contact Us

Our business offices are located at 401 Locust St., Gadsden, AL, 35901. | E-mail Preferences | Privacy Policy | Help | Advertising Opportunities All material ©The Gadsden Times and


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: