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Local News More Local News

Council approves plans for riverfront park

A new riverfront park in East Gadsden that will include just under a mile of trails and boardwalk could be built next year, according to city officials. Read More

Guyton frustrated at GOP legislators, urges support for Ford’s SRO bill

Gadsden Mayor Sherman Guyton, clearly frustrated with Republican members of Etowah County’s legislative delegation over the issue of retired law enforcement officers serving as school resource officers, gave out the delegation’s office… Read More

Hearing delayed for grandmother in girl’s death

A court has delayed a bond hearing for an Alabama grandmother charged with capital murder in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter. Read More

State News More State News

Ala. Legislature OKs stricter abortion standards

Alabama lawmakers late Tuesday gave final passage to a measure placing stricter regulations on clinics that provide abortions. Read More

Summary of action in Alabama Legislature

A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Tuesday, the 16th meeting day of the regular session:
-Approved a bill to allow animal clinics not owned by a veterinarian to spay and neuter animals. Goes to Senate Read More

Bill to allow home brewing passes Alabama House

The Alabama House on Tuesday passed a hotly contested bill that could remove the state’s distinction of being the only one in the nation prohibiting people from brewing beer at home. Read More

Sports More Sports

Wichita State gains Final Four despite economic disadvantages

The entire basketball program at Wichita State runs on what Louisville coach Rick Pitino makes in a single year. Read More

Louisville upsets Tennessee; Notre Dame tops Duke

Shoni Schimmel scored 24 points and giant-slaying Louisville claimed another big upset Tuesday night. Read More

Alabama left guard competition heats up

Alabama has no shortage of options to replace Chance Warmack. Read More

Life More Life

Snead State Announces Fall 2012 President’s List

Snead State Community College is pleased to announce its President’s List and Dean’s List for the Fall 2012 semester. Read More

Senior News for March 31

Hokes Bluff Seniors and Friends met Feb. 22 at the Hokes Bluff Community Center.
The club welcomed new members Zach and Doris Phillips, Robert Turner, Carolyn Fry, Larry and Cecilia Smith, and Agnes Gibson. Read More

Times Weekly Calendar for March 31

The Gadsden Public Library recognizes National Sarcoidosis Awareness Month on Tuesday by showing a film about the disease at 11 a.m. in the Lena Martin Room. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Buckling up saves lives

Alabama drivers, front-seat passengers age 15 and older and children ages 6 to 15 have been required by law to wear safety belts in vehicles since 1991. (Younger children are required to be in approved restraint seats). Read More

FROM THE PUBLISHER: Times to begin charging online only readers

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Obituaries More Obituaries

Downey, Jane Simmons

Born: Oct. 17, 1962 – Date of Death: April 2, 2013 Jane Simmons Downey, 50, Wilson Chapel community of Snead, AL, died at St. Vincent’s …..

Johnson, Randall Edwin

Randall Edwin Johnson, 69, Boaz, died Sunday, March 31, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Wanda R. Johnson. Funeral service will be at 3 …..

Martin, Marion

Marion Martin, 55, Gadsden, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013. He is survived by his mother, Jane Martin. Graveside service will be at a later date …..

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