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Al.com
How many NFL players have Alabama football roots?Angeles Rams: Mark Barron, linebacker/safety, St. Paul's, Alabama; Tre Mason, r
How many NFL players have Alabama football roots?
Al.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
Angeles Rams: Mark Barron, linebacker/safety, St. Paul's, Alabama; Tre Mason, running back, Auburn; Antoine McClain, guard, Anniston; J.J. Nelson, wide receiver, Midfield, UAB; Greg Robinson, offensive tackle, Auburn; Jabriel Washington, defensive... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Freedom Riders recall violence faced 55 years agoMontgomery,” Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced uncons
Freedom Riders recall violence faced 55 years ago
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 7 hours ago
Montgomery,” Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced unconscionable levels of violence after reaching Anniston. The bus was firebombed. The passengers were beaten by Klansmen. Hours later, Person’s bus arrived in Anniston not... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Surviving Freedom Riders recall violence they faced 55 years agoMontgomery," Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced uncons
Surviving Freedom Riders recall violence they faced 55 years ago
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Montgomery," Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced unconscionable levels of violence after reaching Anniston. The bus was firebombed. The passengers were beaten by Klansmen. Hours later, Person's bus arrived in Anniston not... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Surviving Freedom Riders recall violence faced 55 years agoMontgomery," Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced uncons
Surviving Freedom Riders recall violence faced 55 years ago
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 22 hours ago
Montgomery," Person said. On May 14, 1961, one of the buses experienced unconscionable levels of violence after reaching Anniston. The bus was firebombed. The passengers were beaten by Klansmen. Hours later, Person's bus arrived in Anniston not... Read more
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examiner.com
Tukwila named most dangerous US city: List of top 30, crime map of your streetBranson, Missouri 11. Humble, Texas 12. Henderson, North Carolina 13. Dougla
Tukwila named most dangerous US city: List of top 30, crime map of your street
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Branson, Missouri 11. Humble, Texas 12. Henderson, North Carolina 13. Douglas, Georgia 14. Blytheville, Arkansas 15. Anniston, Alabama 16. Kennett, Missouri 17. Union City, Georgia 18. Muskegon Heights, Michigan 19. Salt Lake City,... Read more
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Al.com
4 Alabama cities among 30 most dangerous in Americathe top 10: Here's the top 10 most dangerous cities in America: Three other A
4 Alabama cities among 30 most dangerous in America
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
the top 10: Here's the top 10 most dangerous cities in America: Three other Alabama cities came in further down the list: Anniston (15); Jasper (29); and Gadsden (30). Selma's violent crime rate was 13.7 for every 1,000 residents with a property... Read more
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WALB Albany
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in Americaremaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property cr
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in America
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
remaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property crimes in each city. They then calculated the likelihood of those crimes occurring out of 1,000 people in each city. The cities are ranked as follows: Anniston, A... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in Americaremaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property cr
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in America
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
remaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property crimes in each city. They then calculated the likelihood of those crimes occurring out of 1,000 people in each city. The cities are ranked as follows: Anniston, A... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in Americaremaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property cr
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in America
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
remaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property crimes in each city. They then calculated the likelihood of those crimes occurring out of 1,000 people in each city. The cities are ranked as follows: Anniston, A... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in Americaremaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property cr
4 AL cities ranked in top 30 of most dangerous in America
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
remaining cities based on the number of reported violent crimes and property crimes in each city. They then calculated the likelihood of those crimes occurring out of 1,000 people in each city. The cities are ranked as follows: Anniston, A... Read more
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New York Post
Democrats’ demons: reason to fear convention chaoscan understand why. I was there. Covering the Democrats’ 1968 convention for on
Democrats’ demons: reason to fear convention chaos
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
can understand why. I was there. Covering the Democrats’ 1968 convention for one of America’s greatest newspapers, the Anniston (Ala.) Star, I saw a bitterly divided party, riven by the Vietnam War and Jim Crow, met with violence in the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Cold case murder suspect testifies in Calhoun Co.is currently free on bond during the trial. Calhoun County Circuit Judge Debra
Cold case murder suspect testifies in Calhoun Co.
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
is currently free on bond during the trial. Calhoun County Circuit Judge Debra Jones is hearing the case in her Anniston courtroom. The defense called more witnesses to the stand after Kirkpatrick stepped down just before lunch. The... Read more
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Al.com
Etowah County jury awards family $20 million against HealthSouthof medication that had not been prescribed for her. The jury awarded the money
Etowah County jury awards family $20 million against HealthSouth
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
of medication that had not been prescribed for her. The jury awarded the money to the family of Doris Green, a 79-year-old Anniston woman who died Oct. 22, 2011. Her family contended she would not have died except for a dose of opiates she received... Read more
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Al.com
The most stone-cold sober city in Alabamacities in America. On the opposite end of the spectrum- the driest areas – you
The most stone-cold sober city in Alabama
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
cities in America. On the opposite end of the spectrum- the driest areas – you will find entries from Alabama. The Anniston/Oxford/Jacksonville area was ranked as the 20th least drunk area in America. Thirteen percent of the area's... Read more
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Al.com
Census: Huntsville and Auburn growing rapidly, Montgomery shrinkingwith 10,000 or more people. The new estimates show that about a third of those
Census: Huntsville and Auburn growing rapidly, Montgomery shrinking
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
with 10,000 or more people. The new estimates show that about a third of those lost population since 2010. Selma, Eufala, Anniston and Bessemer are the fastest shrinking of the mid-sized (10,000-40,000) towns in this state. Selma lost more than... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Wisconsin City Named Drunkest City in Americato excess. 6. La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin-Minnesota 17. Milwaukee-Waukesha-
Wisconsin City Named Drunkest City in America
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
to excess. 6. La Crosse-Onalaska, Wisconsin-Minnesota 17. Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin 14. Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia-Kentucky-Ohio 18. Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Tennessee-Virginia 20. Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville,... Read more
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Al.com
Anniston teen identified as fatal shooting victimA 17-year-old Anniston resident was the victim of a fatal shooting Tuesday nigh
Anniston teen identified as fatal shooting victim
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
A 17-year-old Anniston resident was the victim of a fatal shooting Tuesday night that wounded two others. Calhoun County Coroner Pat Brown said Monquavis Hunter was shot twice - in the leg and head - and was pronounced dead at the scene of a... Read more
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Al.com
1 dead, 2 wounded in Tuesday night Anniston shootingAnniston police responded to a shooting Tuesday night on South Christine Avenue
1 dead, 2 wounded in Tuesday night Anniston shooting
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
Anniston police responded to a shooting Tuesday night on South Christine Avenue that left one person dead and two wounded, according to multiple sources. The shooting occurred in the 2100 block of Christine Avenue. Police converged on the area... Read more
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MLive.com
Reardon Realty recognized as nation's top ERA branchthe award in 2011 and 2012. The Jackson-based company beat out branches from Ja
Reardon Realty recognized as nation's top ERA branch
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
the award in 2011 and 2012. The Jackson-based company beat out branches from Jacksonville, Florida; Harker Heights, Texas; Anniston, Alabama and Shalimar, Florida. Reardon and wife, Heather, also own a Biggby Coffee Franchise with Denise and Matt... Read more
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Al.com
Oxford police seeking carjacking suspectthe man, who pulled a knife. The suspect took off in the car, which was recover
Oxford police seeking carjacking suspect
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
the man, who pulled a knife. The suspect took off in the car, which was recovered by police on South Leighton Avenue in Anniston later that day. Partridge said police are working to enhance an image from a video surveillance camera. Anyone... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Historyof France at age four upon the death of his father, Louis XIII. In 1961, Freed
History
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 7 days ago
of France at age four upon the death of his father, Louis XIII. In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1925, the Virginia Woolf novel “Mrs Dalloway” was first published in England and the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Increasing clouds on Monday with a few scattered showerswest overnight. Lows tonight will be near 50 with more 40s in locations north
Increasing clouds on Monday with a few scattered showers
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
west overnight. Lows tonight will be near 50 with more 40s in locations north of a line from Tuscaloosa to Birmingham and Anniston. AN UNSETTLED PATTERN DEVELOPING: A stalled front near the Gulf Coast will begin the return northward as the wind... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Increasing clouds on Monday with a few scattered showerswest overnight. Lows tonight will be near 50 with more 40s in locations north
Increasing clouds on Monday with a few scattered showers
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
west overnight. Lows tonight will be near 50 with more 40s in locations north of a line from Tuscaloosa to Birmingham and Anniston. AN UNSETTLED PATTERN DEVELOPING: A stalled front near the Gulf Coast will begin the return northward as the wind... Read more
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Al.com
Freedom Rides: A journey through fire to freedomGreyhound Terminal after drivers refused to carry them farther. The day before
Freedom Rides: A journey through fire to freedom
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
Greyhound Terminal after drivers refused to carry them farther. The day before this meeting one of the buses was bombed in Anniston and passengers on a second bus were beaten in Birmingham. Later, the riders caught a plane out of Birmingham to New... Read more
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Al.com
Jury selection set for Monday in House Speaker Mike Hubbards' ethics trialtrying to do something unlawful." Hubbard was first elected to the House in 19
Jury selection set for Monday in House Speaker Mike Hubbards' ethics trial
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
trying to do something unlawful." Hubbard was first elected to the House in 1998. In 2010, he and Sen. Del Marsh of Anniston recruited candidates, devised strategy and raised money for a campaign that would overthrow Democratic control of... Read more
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Al.com
BP feuding intensifies: It's North vs. South as settlement deal languishes"We have pretty much a divided chamber on this bill and how it should be handle
BP feuding intensifies: It's North vs. South as settlement deal languishes
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
"We have pretty much a divided chamber on this bill and how it should be handled," Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh, R-Anniston, said after adjournment. 'Muddying the water' Coastal lawmakers are asking a question: Why are only northern... Read more
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Al.com
Freedom Rider recalls 1961 attack for students: 'A miracle happened in Anniston'Hank Thomas and Charles Person returned to Anniston Saturday, 55 years after th
Freedom Rider recalls 1961 attack for students: 'A miracle happened in Anniston'
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
Hank Thomas and Charles Person returned to Anniston Saturday, 55 years after the day they almost died there. The two Freedom Riders were in town to speak to a group of schoolchildren about their experiences in a bloody, violent chapter of the Civil... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 14, 2016the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
This day in history, May 14, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Ala. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacthe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historycountries, including the Soviet Union, signed the Warsaw Pact. In 1961, Freedo
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
countries, including the Soviet Union, signed the Warsaw Pact. In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Ala. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. In 1998,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historythe Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.) In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama. In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
The independent state of Israel was proclaimedsigned the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Fre
The independent state of Israel was proclaimed
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
signed the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama.In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
The independent state of Israel was proclaimedsigned the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Fre
The independent state of Israel was proclaimed
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
signed the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama.In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Star
The independent state of Israel was proclaimedsigned the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Fre
The independent state of Israel was proclaimed
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
signed the Warsaw Pact in Poland. (The Pact was dissolved in 1991.)In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama.In 1973, the United States launched Skylab 1, its first manned space station. (Skylab 1... Read more
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The Advocate
How We Killed Oxford, Ala.'s Hate Lawor the local response to such a harsh ordinance. Equality Calhoun, in close ass
How We Killed Oxford, Ala.'s Hate Law
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
or the local response to such a harsh ordinance. Equality Calhoun, in close association with our local PFLAG chapter in Anniston, began to mount a multipronged approach to fighting the ordinance. Some of our allies worked behind the scenes to... Read more
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Al.com
Activist Hank Thomas in Anniston for Freedom Rides anniversaryA living reminder of the civil rights era will be in Anniston this weekend for
Activist Hank Thomas in Anniston for Freedom Rides anniversary
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
A living reminder of the civil rights era will be in Anniston this weekend for the anniversary of the Freedom Rides. Hank Thomas, one of the original 13 riders, will speak at the Anniston Public Library Saturday at noon, and at Friendship Baptist... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Healthline: Beating the Oddsbabies my entire life, and I know how to take care of a baby, but I've never ta
Healthline: Beating the Odds
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
babies my entire life, and I know how to take care of a baby, but I've never taken care of one from a chair,” she said. Anniston Kathryn came into this world seven months ago. It's a common misconception that paraplegic women cannot have... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: KKK attacked Freedom RidersFreedom Riders exit bus firebombed in Anniston, Alabama, by Ku Klux Klan-led mo
History: KKK attacked Freedom Riders
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
Freedom Riders exit bus firebombed in Anniston, Alabama, by Ku Klux Klan-led mob on May 14, 1961. The riders were challenging segregations laws in the South. (Photo: pbs.org) May 10, 2007: An Alabama grand jury indicted former state trooper James... Read more
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Al.com
9 worst speed trap cities in Alabamadriver reports, the worst single spot for speed traps in the state is the inter
9 worst speed trap cities in Alabama
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
driver reports, the worst single spot for speed traps in the state is the intersection of Quintard Ave. and 22nd Street in Anniston. Nationally, the worst speed trap state was Vermont, with 52.07 police-monitored spots per 100,000 residents. The... Read more
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Al.com
Cleburne County infant dies; Georgia man faces chargesaccording to Cleburne County Coroner Tracy Lambert. The infant had been under t
Cleburne County infant dies; Georgia man faces charges
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
according to Cleburne County Coroner Tracy Lambert. The infant had been under treatment there since Thursday. The Anniston Star is reporting that Anthony Wade Killingsworth, 18, of Bremen, Ga., has been charged with aggravated child abuse... Read more
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Al.com
Gun-dealing Alabama teacher who slipped through cracks went on to sexually abuse studentspipeline. He bought more than 100 guns from the Birmingham Pistol Parlor, then
Gun-dealing Alabama teacher who slipped through cracks went on to sexually abuse students
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
pipeline. He bought more than 100 guns from the Birmingham Pistol Parlor, then turned around and sold them to a man in Anniston known only as Bill for a profit of $200 per gun. He pled guilty and served nine months in prison, according to... Read more
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Al.com
Oxford protest rally against bathroom ordinance turns into celebrationagreed. Beejay LeeMasters, 24, of Oxford, came to the rally with Sean Blair, 24
Oxford protest rally against bathroom ordinance turns into celebration
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
agreed. Beejay LeeMasters, 24, of Oxford, came to the rally with Sean Blair, 24, of Oxford, and Anjelique Pegg, 24, of Anniston. They said the old ordinance felt similar to the Jim Crow laws affecting black Americans in the 19th and 20th... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDEQ lifts six water contact advisories for the Mississippi SoundThey are for Gulfport Harbor Beach from 20th Avenue eastward to Thornton Avenue
MDEQ lifts six water contact advisories for the Mississippi Sound
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
They are for Gulfport Harbor Beach from 20th Avenue eastward to Thornton Avenue, Gulfport East Beach from Tegarden to Anniston Avenue, and Biloxi West Central Beach from Travia Street to Iberville Drive. MDEQ warns if you swim in these parts... Read more
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Salon.com
Dammn, baby, this is not how to talk about Janet Jacksontime. And yet, hoo boy, you can’t check out of a grocery store without seeing a
Dammn, baby, this is not how to talk about Janet Jackson
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
time. And yet, hoo boy, you can’t check out of a grocery store without seeing a tabloid cover story on whether Jennifer Anniston or Cameron Diaz has done her womanly duty and gotten knocked up yet. A provocative, much shared New York Magazine... Read more
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