Headlines: Trees down, injuries reported as storms rip through Etowah County

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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

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Local News More Local News

Trees down, injuries reported as storms rip through Etowah County

The Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service are expected to conduct damage assessments Tuesday throughout Etowah County after a strong line of thunderstorms moved through the area late Monday afternoon. Read More


Slain child’s family grateful for support from community

The family of Maliyah Lindsay and her mother, Tasmine Thomas, is very grateful for the outpouring of support from the Gadsden community following the child’s death. Read More

Law enforcement personnel training to deal with active shooters

An active shooter in a school, church or business is every police officer’s nightmare, but training now under way at the former Stowers Hill Intermediate School in Attalla is showing law enforcement personnel in Etowah County how to respond to that… Read More


State News More State News

Alabama senator holds 1,800th constituent meeting

Richard Shelby has reached a milestone in his long U.S. Senate career.
The Republican senator held his 1,800th town hall meeting Monday in Florence. Read More

Dothan store killing unsolved after 3 years

Three years later, the tears still haven’t stopped for family members of Grace Bridges Dedert.
Neither have the nightmares. Or the questions. Read More

Strong storms bring high wind, hail to Alabama

Strong storms moved across much of Alabama on Monday, bringing hail, high winds, and heavy rainfall as a cold front passed through the state. Read More

Sports More Sports

America begins filling out March Madness brackets

Professor Michael Magazine is upending the logical world of math with a good dose of March Madness. Read More

JENNA FRYER: What makes a memorable NASCAR race?

BRISTOL, Tenn. — It was a simple question asked the day before the Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway that started a debate: “Who won the last race here?” Read More

Miami extends winning streak

BOSTON — LeBron James made the go-ahead jumper with 10.5 seconds left to lead the Miami Heat to their 23rd consecutive victory, the second-longest streak in NBA history, with a 105-103 win over the Boston Celtics on Monday night. Read More

Life More Life

Sandlins celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Sandlin celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary March 13. Read More

Nappers celebrate golden anniversary

Larry and Shirley Napper celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary March 8 with a dinner hosted by their family and trips to Europe and DisneyWorld in Orlando. Read More

Calendar for March 17

THE NORTHSIDE COMMUNITY CLUB ( A.P.T.T.) meets at 4 p.m. at 411 N. Ninth St. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Bike loop will be welcome addition at Black Creek Trail

Black Creek Trail has been a hit with hikers and bicyclists in the area, and it’s about to get even better. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Bearden, William A.Z.

William A.Z. Bearden, 66, Ashville, went to be with the Lord on March 16, 2013. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 20. …..

Burton, Willie Mae

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Methodist Church of Altoona for Willie Mae Burton, 97, of Altoona, who went to be …..

Campbell, Ricky Dale

Ricky Dale Campbell, 59, Ragland, died Monday, March 18, 2013. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gray’s Chapel Baptist Church. Burial will …..

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