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‘Realistic’ active shooter drill pleases officials

For a moment, it was chaos. Two students roamed the halls and started barking orders, armed with bad intentions. Other students scurried to their classrooms before everything locked down. Read More


· Shooter Drill at GCHS

Voting location changes approved

All the proposed changes for voting locations except one were approved Tuesday by the Etowah County Commission. Read More

Council approves purchase of land for downtown parking

If the city has to have a problem, needing additional parking downtown is a good one to have, members of the Gadsden City Council said Tuesday. Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

Ex-UA football player tried as adult in robberies

A judge has denied youthful offender status for a former University of Alabama football player who was accused of robbing two UA students earlier this year. Read More

Ala. budget chairman says teacher raise unlikely

The chairmen of the Legislature’s two education budget committees said Tuesday they are committed to paying off the state’s debt to its Rainy Day Fund on time, which could prevent a teacher pay raise starting in one year. Read More

Northern Beltline construction to begin in 2014

Construction of the Northern Beltline, a highway that will link areas of Jefferson County, is expected to begin in 2014, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley announced Tuesday. Read More

Sports More Sports

Freshmen make quick impact for Auburn, Ole Miss

Those prized recruits at Auburn and Mississippi already are key figures in the programs’ efforts to climb the SEC West ladder in their first season. Read More

KIM CRAFT: Appleton, Glencoe win Week 5 online football polls

A Warrior and a group of Yellow Jackets became the popular choice for the The Gadsden Times’ online player and team of the week high school football polls at when voting ended Tuesday. Read More

Braves return to familiar ground atop National League East

This used to be the norm. Read More

Life More Life

Health ratings for Oct. 1

Here are the inspection scores from Sept. 16 through Sept. 20 for food, lodging and body art establishments in Etowah County. 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

Duncan, Charles Edward

Charles Edward Duncan, 60, Boaz, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. He is survived by family. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Thursday at Albertville Memorial …..

Glover, Amari LaShun

Infant Amari LaShun Glover, 3 months, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013. He is survived by his family. Arrangements to be announced by Adams-Buggs Funeral Service. …..

Hunley, Joe Willis

Joe Willis Hunley, 59, Talladega, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. Funeral will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Africa Missionary Baptist Church, Talladega. …..

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