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Brothers arrested for trafficking heroin and drug possession

From Staff Reports JEFFERSON COUNTY - Just before 11 a.m. yesterday, Jefferson County sheriff deputies patrolling Pratt Highway in the Sandusky community conducted a traffic stop for an improper turn near Pratt Highway and Elba Avenue. There were two men in the car. [caption id="attachment_4540" align="alignleft" width="240"] file photo[/caption] According to a report from Jefferson County Chief Deputy Rand ...

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Spring Carnival 2016 enjoys good crowds and great weather

By Dale Jones Editor   TRUSSVILLE -- Spring break 2016 is turning out to be picture perfect for one of Trussville’s most anticipated events. Once again, Trussville residents and visitors from all around are coming to Magnolia Park for an afternoon of food, fun and rides as the spring carnival is officially underway. [caption id="attachment_29861" align="alignleft" width="300"] (Once caption for Moby Dick Ri ...

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New fire marshal introduced in Clay

By Dale Jones Editor   During last week’s regular council meeting in Clay, Center Point Fire District Battalion Chief Gene Coleman formally introduced elected officials to the city’s new fire marshal, Brandon Self. Self has been with the fire department for six years, and moves into the position vacated by Matt Angelo who recently retired. [caption id="attachment_29849" align="alignleft" width="238"] Center ...

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Pinson resident named to inaugural class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows

From Staff Reports The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) has announced the selection of its inaugural class of Alabama Schweitzer Fellows. Caitlyn Cleghorn of Pinson is one of 16 graduate students working in the field of health who will spend the next year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact health, and developing lifelong leadership skills. In doing so, they will follow the exam ...

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Murder charges filed against McCalla man after deadly shooting

From Staff Reports Matthew Brent Wilson of McCalla is behind bars following a fatal shooting near Interstate 20/59 on Monday afternoon. Wilson, 44, has been chared with capital murder and is being held without bond in Tuscaloosa County Jail. [caption id="attachment_29842" align="alignleft" width="227"] Matthew Brent Wilson (photo via Tuscaloosa County Jail)[/caption] According to Tuscaloosa County Lt. Kip H ...

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Pinson Library one of 20 nationally to receive grants for summer reading program

By Dale Jones Editor   Pinson Public Library is one of just 20 libraries across the United States that was chosen to receive a grant for their summer reading program for teens. The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA) has chosen the 20 libraries to receive its 2016 Summer Learning Resources Grant. The grant’s purpose is to provide libraries w ...

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St. Vincent’s Clergy Wellness Initiative calls for appplicants

From Staff Reports JEFFERSON COUNTY — St. Vincent’s Health System is calling for applicants for its Clergy Wellness Initiative, which helps local faith leaders meet their health goals through a tailored wellness program. “The Clergy Wellness Initiative provides accountability and support to help faith leaders achieve a healthy lifestyle.” said Tineciaa Harris, MSPH, Clergy Wellness Manager for St. Vincent’s ...

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UAB baseball coach to be featured speaker at April chamber luncheon

From Staff Reports TRUSSVILLE – The Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) will feature UAB Baseball Coach Brian Shoop as the featured speaker for the April chamber luncheon. [caption id="attachment_29828" align="alignleft" width="200"] UAB Head Baseball Coach Brian Shoop[/caption] Under Shoop’s guidance, UAB went 9-6 vs. teams in the 2015 NCAA Tournament, including a doubleheader sweep over Ole Miss in ...

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Springville Community Theater prepares for summer production of Mary Poppins

From Staff Reports The Springville Community Theater is gearing up for its 40th year this summer -- the classic musical Mary Poppins will be presented at the Springville Middle School on July 28, 29, and 30. This production will be the broadway version of Mary Poppins which differs from the movie in several ways.  As in the movie, the Banks family needs Mary Poppins to nanny their children because they need ...

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Trump vs. Clinton will not be lacking for controversy, acrimony and entertainment

by Steve Flowers March 30, 2016: This has been an exciting election year when it comes to presidential politics. It has been an extraordinarily unusual and unpredictable presidential contest to say the least, especially on the Republican side. The GOP race began with an extraordinarily large field. There were 17 candidates as the race began, all with exceptional credentials. The one with the least experienc ...

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