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Operation Spring Break drug roundup sweeps area

The Etowah County Drug Enforcement Unit, in conjunction with 15 local and federal law enforcement agencies, on Wednesday conducted a sweep across Etowah County that brought in at least 32 people on 41 different warrants. Read More


Gifted students showcase ideas at Invention Convention

Participants in Gadsden City Schools’ Enrichment Program on Wednesday presented their inventions and ideas to be judged by members of The Chamber of Gadsden and Etowah County at Eura Brown Elementary School. Read More


Etowah County woman sentenced to prison for fraud, aggravated identity theft

BIRMINGHAM — An Etowah County woman was sentenced this week to almost five years in prison for stealing more than $900,000 from her former employer through fraud and identity theft, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Joyce White… Read More

State News More State News

UNA trustees approve construction bid

The University of North Alabama Board of Trustees has approved a $39.7 million construction build for a new science and technology building. Read More

Summary of action in Alabama Legislature

A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Wednesday, a committee meeting day:
-Senate Health Committee held a public hearing on a bill to restructure the state Medicaid program, but did not vote. Read More

Legislature hears comments on Medicaid proposal

A joint session of the Alabama Legislature heard a recap of a bill that would allow major changes to the way Medicaid is administered by the state. Read More

Sports More Sports

Atlanta routs Philadelphia 9-2

Justin Upton, Jason Heyward and rookie Evan Gattis homered, helping Paul Maholm and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies. Read More

Final Four brings Big East to Big Easy

The subtitle to the 2013 women’s Final Four might as well be: The Big East throws one last bash in the Big Easy. Read More

Michigan’s Beilein, Syracuse’s Boeheim share linked careers

They’re sort of polar opposites in a way. 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: Riverfront park worth pursuing

Entrepreneurship is the heartbeat of the economy, and private investors virtually always trump public investments in our book. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Adcock, Shirley Mae

Mrs. Shirley Mae Adcock, 72, of Attalla, went to be with her Lord on April 3, 2013. Funeral service will be held at 1 …..

Brown, Earnest

Earnest Brown, 85, Albertville, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013. He was a businessman in Attalla. He is survived by his family. Funeral will be at …..

Brown, Virginia

Virginia Brown, 81, Rainsville, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013. She is survived by her family. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Rainsville …..

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