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Laws, rumors have ammo flying off store shelves

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gun enthusiasts fearful of new weapon controls and alarmed by rumors of government hoarding are buying bullets practically by the bushel, making it hard for stores nationwide to keep shelves stocked and even putting a pinch on… Read More

May answers Crane’s charges

Gadsden Police Capt. Regina May defended herself Thursday night before the Civil Service Board against charges brought by Police Chief John Crane. Read More

Two former GCHS students receive Fulbright Scholarships

Two 2009 graduates of Gadsden City High School will continue their college educations abroad after receiving prestigious Fulbright Scholarships. Read More

State News More State News

Summary of action in Alabama Legislature

A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Thursday, the 17th meeting day of the regular session:
-Gave final approval to a bill setting up a procedure to grant posthumous pardons for the Scottsboro Boys. Goes to governor. Read More

Airport officials: Concerns arose before accident

Birmingham Airport Authority officials say concerns about flight information displays arose before one of the massive signs toppled onto a family and killed a 10-year-old boy. Read More

Ala., Ga. receive federal loans in storm cleanup

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has announced DeKalb, Etowah and surrounding counties have been approved for low-interest loans to cover damage from the March 18 storms. Read More

Sports More Sports

Athletes, coaches, fans pay tribute to Bama’s Moore

TUSCALOOSA — Athletes, coaches and fans gathered Thursday to remember the late University of Alabama athletics director Mal Moore as a Southern gentleman who was passionate about poetry, music, his family and the Crimson Tide. Read More

Auburn reviews alleged violations

AUBURN — Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs said Thursday the school is reviewing allegations of NCAA rules violations in the football program during its 2010 national championship season, but doesn’t believe they’re credible. Read More

Lee blanks Braves to give Phillies 1st win

ATLANTA — Cliff Lee allowed two hits in eight scoreless innings and the Philadelphia Phillies scored twice in the second inning to win their first game of the season with a 2-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night. 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: Another Obamacare twist

The major selling point for Obamacare, at least to its advocates, is that people who don’t have health insurance through their employers will receive government subsidies to help them to purchase it through state-based exchanges. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Bentley, Emma Jean

Funeral services for Mrs. Emma Jean Bentley will be Saturday, March 6, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 515 Church St., …..

Bird, Daniel

Daniel Bird, 99, Fort Payne, died Thursday, April 4, 2013. He is survived by his family. Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at …..

Byrd, Christopher Michael ‘Chris’

Funeral for Christopher Michael "Chris" Byrd will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Overcoming Church of God in Christ in Ashville. Bishop …..

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