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County Commission approves $37.5 million budget

The general fund budget for the Etowah County Commission is about $87,000 less than last year’s, but employees are getting a raise and there are no cuts in services. Read More

Students get schooled in drunken driving

ATTALLA — Etowah High School students learned what it is like to drink and drive, and just like a drunken driver, they laid waste to most everything in front of them. Read More


· Driving Simulation at Etowah High

Boys & Girls Club still looking for site, employees

The Boys & Girls Club of Gadsden/Etowah County is considering three sites and is interviewing applicants for three part-time positions, according to Interim Director Al Harrison. Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

Plaintiff in Ala. integration suit dies at 62

Authorities say the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit that forced the integration of Montgomery’s public schools has died.
Montgomery Police Lt. Regina Duckett says Arlam Carr Jr. has died at the age of 62. Read More

Attorney for Carbon Hill mayor requests lower bond

An attorney representing a northwest Alabama mayor accused of groping jail inmates has requested a bail reduction for his client. Read More

Judge to rule on fairness of deal in Ala. HIV case

A judge is set to rule on the fairness of a settlement ending the segregation of HIV-infected inmates in Alabama prisons after hearing from prisoners about the agreement on Thursday. Read More

Sports More Sports

Glencoe, Hokes Bluff tangle in Times’ GOTW

Hokes Bluff fans traveling to Wilson-Darnell Stadium on Friday night to watch the Eagles play home-standing Glencoe likely won’t feel much different than the Yellow Jacket faithful gathering to watch The Gadsden Times’ Game of the Week. Read More

Gadsden City travels to Auburn

Matt Scott views playing and coaching high school football as things that can be very simple in a basic way. Read More

Sardis hosts No. 9 Geraldine

So what is it that makes the Sardis Lions’ offense so potent? Read More

Life More Life

‘Seaside in the Mountains’ — Cherokee County’s Chesnut Bay

NEAR LEESBURG — Tucked into the base of the mountains that surround Yellow Creek’s entrance into Weiss Lake is a peaceful village known officially as Chesnut Bay Resort. Read More

Recreational Outreach Center offers programs

CENTRE — The Recreational Outreach Center of the Centre First Baptist Church provides numerous programs open to all residents of Cherokee County. Read More

Library offers many programs

CENTRE — After surviving several years in limited space in the basement of the courthouse annex, the Cherokee County Public Library moved to its present location in 1974. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: More should’ve been done to change state constitution

Alabama’s Constitutional Revision Commission didn’t propose substantive changes as it concluded its work Wednesday at Samford University. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Cranford, Timothy Alan "Timmy"

A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. today at Crestwood Memorial Chapel for Mr. Timothy "Timmy" Alan Cranford, 34, of Gadsden, who passed …..

Harris, Thomas Glen

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church of Southside for Thomas Glen Harris, 83, of Southside, who died Tuesday, …..

Oliver, Jimmy Lee

Jimmy Lee Oliver, 81, Grove Oak, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rainsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial …..

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