Headlines: West End student again invited to state Chemistry Olympiad competition at UAB

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West End student again invited to state Chemistry Olympiad competition at UAB

WALNUT GROVE — One of the first questions Darrell Butler remembers asking his mother is “Why?” He still asks that question a lot, but if someone doesn’t know the answer, he just figures it out. Read More

State bills ease prosecution of elder abuse

MONTGOMERY — Alabama lawmakers have passed two very similar bills that would make it easier to criminally charge people who abuse, neglect or financially exploit the elderly, and the sponsors say they expect the governor to sign one of them… Read More

Plants abound at upcoming Master Gardeners’ sale

The Etowah County Master Gardeners’ Plant Sale this weekend will feature more than 20,000 vegetables and plants for sale.
Gardening advice is free. Read More


State News More State News

Urban farms try to meet demand for local produce

Montgomery residents are hungry for locally grown food, and the operators of the city’s urban farms are working to help feed that demand. Read More

Barber retires after 57 years of cutting hair

Jimmie Hills settled in behind his barber chair for the last time at 6 p.m. on a recent Friday Read More

Death sentence for Melson upheld in Gadsden case

An Alabama death row inmate has lost another appeal nearly two decades after three employees at a Gadsden fast food restaurant were gunned down during a robbery. Read More

Sports More Sports

Etowah County Sports HoF to induct new members

The Etowah County Sports Hall of Fame will add four new names to its illustrious history with an induction banquet Saturday night. Read More

Johnson gets win at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — No matter the changes to the car, the tires, or the weather, Martinsville Speedway is Jimmie Johnson’s kind of place. Read More

Louisville, Michigan escape shadows at Final Four

ATLANTA (AP) — The hoops teams at Louisville and Michigan are used to being overlooked. Read More

Life More Life

Group gives helping ‘paw’ to displaced pets

PHILADELPHIA — After a fire broke out at Dorothy Phillips’ apartment in Philadelphia, the Red Cross gave her a temporary place to stay. Unfortunately, the shelter would not accept her beloved dog, Max. Read More

Calendar for April 7

ATTALLA LODGE NO. 383 FREE AND ACCEPTED MASONS will meet at 9 a.m. for practice.
GADSDEN BOY SCOUT TROOP 54 meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Scout cabin at Noccalula Falls. Call Larry Sitz, 256-538-5720. Read More

Gadsden Bridge Club’s March results

Here are the winners in the Gadsden Bridge Club for the month of March: Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Operation Spring Break sends message

It didn’t look or feel like spring Wednesday, and we hope the dozens of people brought in on warrants by law enforcement officers won’t get any undeserved breaks. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Clay, Jerica Ashley

Jerica Ashley Clay, 21, Boaz, died Saturday, April 6, 2013. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McRae Funeral Home Chapel with burial in …..

Feazell, Jean Cobb

Mrs. Jean Cobb Feazell, 82, Anniston, surrounded by her family, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 6, 2013. Funeral service will …..

Grantland, Roy C.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Williams Southside Funeral Home for Roy C. Grantland, 65, Southside, who died Friday, April 5, 2013, at …..

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