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Shutdown orders issued as Congress misses deadline

WASHINGTON — For the first time in nearly two decades, the federal government staggered into a partial shutdown early this morning after congressional Republicans stubbornly demanded changes in the nation’s health care law as the price… Read More

Under fire, ‘Obamacare’ goes live; program not without glitches

WASHINGTON — Contentious from its conception, President Barack Obama’s health care law has survived the Supreme Court, a battle for the White House and rounds of budget brinkmanship. Now comes the ultimate test: the verdict of the… Read More

Gadsden physician under investigation, has medical license suspended

A Gadsden physician’s medical license has been temporarily suspended while he is being investigated for sexual misconduct in the practice of medicine, distributing controlled substances for non-medical reasons and application fraud, according… Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

Ala. Rep. Spencer Bachus won’t seek re-election

Republican Rep. Spencer Bachus, the longest-serving member of Alabama’s House delegation, said Monday he will not seek re-election in 2014 after his current term, a decision that could set off a free-for-all in a heavily GOP district. Read More

Alabama launching bass tournament for amateurs

Alabama is launching a series of bass fishing tournaments for amateur anglers with the goal of generating tourism dollars from Mobile to Florence. Read More

ALA man sentenced for mailing fake promissory note

A Pinson man accused of filing a fraudulent promissory note to pay off his home mortgage has been sentenced to two years in federal prison. Read More

Sports More Sports

Alabama faces kinder October schedule

TUSCALOOSA — Alabama’s reward for beating two ranked SEC West teams in September is an October lineup that seems to set a clear path to a showdown with No. 10 LSU. Read More

Jacksonville State prepares for UT Martin

Overtime finally caught up with the Jacksonville State Gamecocks. Read More

Alabama launches bass tourney series

MONTGOMERY — Alabama is launching a series of bass fishing tournaments for amateur anglers with the goal of generating tourism dollars from Mobile to Florence. Read More

Life More Life

WHEN HARRY MET … Judy Hooker Hicks

From Webster’s Fourth Edition College Dictionary …
• Piano: A large keyboard instrument, each key of which operates a small, felt-covered hammer that strikes and vibrates a corresponding wire (containing 36 black and 52 white keys). Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Making a dent in debt

Rainy day funds are for emergencies, and Alabama certainly faced one in fiscal year 2009. Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Arnold, Henry Edmund

Henry Edmund Arnold Jr., 79, Centre, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013. Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. today at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with …..

Croft, Joan Hill

Dr. Joan Hill Croft, 67, Glen Alpine, N.C., died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. Born April 13, 1946, in Etowah County, she was a daughter …..

Douglas, Frances

Frances Douglas, 80, Southside, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. A memorial service is at 2 p.m. Friday at Lakeview Baptist Church. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation …..

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