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USPS looks at options to continue Rainbow City service

The U.S. Postal Service is open to putting either a contract postal unit or a village post office in Rainbow City to replace service lost today. Read More

Minimal local impact expected from Tropical Storm Karen

Tropical Storm Karen is not expected to reach hurricane strength, and it’s not expected to impact Etowah County, Mike Bryant, director of the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency said. Read More

Altoona annexes West End Elementary School

It’s official. West End Elementary School now is inside the city limits of Altoona. Read More;sz=300x250;dcove=r;ord=123456789?

State News More State News

Store owner gunned down in Talladega robbery

Authorities say a store owner was killed during an attempted robbery in the Talladega area. Read More

Alabama coast preparing for Tropical Storm Karen

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley on Friday declared a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Karen approaches the coast. Read More

Ala. Supreme Court issues major divorce ruling

The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday ordered an end to a 24-year-old practice where judges ordered divorced parents who don’t live with their children to pay college costs for the children after they turned 19. Read More

Sports More Sports

Gaston shuts out Westbrook 26-0

Gaston football coach Swane Morris likes to tell his defense that each player represents a single brick in a house. Read More

Pell City spoils homecoming for Titans

Pell City’s running game proved too much to handle for Gadsden City on Friday night, as the Titans lost 35-7 in a Class 6A, Region 7 game. Read More

Southside tops Arab 45-25

A win over Arab Friday night improved the Southside Panthers to 6-0 for the first time since 1993. Read More

Life More Life

More Americans getting in vital exercise time at the office

WASHINGTON — Glued to your desk at work? Cross that off the list of reasons not to exercise. Read More

EXTENSION CORNER: Garlic an easy addition to winter gardens

I cannot imagine cooking one meal without using garlic and onions. As soon as these two hit the pan, the house is filled with that wonderful smell. These are cooking staples and an easy addition to winter gardens. Read More

GLENDA BYARS: Doctorates at Dwight

The Sunday morning that Dwight Baptist Church received the newly bestowed doctorate degree upon its pastor, William “Bill” Riddle, I was a teenager. Read More

Opinion More Opinion

OUR VIEW: Grant for SROs too big to pass up

Anyone who’s served in the military has encountered an obstacle course. Paul Galla, president of U.S. Netting, which manufactures netting for such courses, summed up their purpose rather nicely on his company’s website: “The trial… Read More

Obituaries More Obituaries

Ashley, Richard

Richard Ashley, 89, Altoona, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 He is survived by his family. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Village …..

Bolling, Ernest Cecil

Earnest Cecil Bolling Sr., 75, Fort Payne, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. He is survived by his family. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. …..

Breeden, Oscar T.

Funeral services for Mr. Oscar T. Breeden Jr., 82, of Wellington, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Collier-Butler Chapel. The …..

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