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Jefferson, St. Clair counties placed under winter weather advisory

From staff reports BIRMINGHAM -- The National Weather Service in Birmingham issued a winter weather advisory just before noon Monday for Jefferson and St. Clair counties. The advisory will be in effect from 2 p.m. Monday until until 9 a.m. Tuesday. According to the NWS, an area of precipitation will move into central Alabama on Monday afternoon with cold air already in place. The current temperature is 33 d ...

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Weather update: Freezing rain advisory issued for Jefferson, St. Clair counties

From staff reports BIRMINGHAM -- The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a freezing rain advisory for Jefferson and St. Clair counties, which will be in effect from 3 a.m until 9 a.m. Monday. [caption id="attachment_19932" align="alignleft" width="300"] The NWS in Birmingham has issued a freezing rain advisory for Jefferson and St. Clair counties from 3 a.m. until 9 a.m. on Monday.[/caption] N ...

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AEA boss Henry Mabry ousted

From staff reports MONTGOMERY -- Yellowhammer News reported that Alabama Education Association executive secretary Henery Mabry has been booted from his post by the National Education Association. Elizabeth Beshears reported Saturday morning that the NEA cleaned house at AEA Friday night, removing Mabry from his post and blocking building access to Joe Reed, the former associate executive secretary of the o ...

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Video: Winter storm watch lifted for Jefferson, St. Clair counties

From staff reports BIRMINGHAM -- The National Weather Service in Birmingham has canceled the winter storm watch for much of central Alabama, including Jefferson and St. Clair counties. Tribune meteorologist Dennis Washington said the latest weather models indicate the low will come across central Alabama, forcing the cold air a little further north. The local area will see a lot of rain with the possibility ...

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Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, St. Clair counties

From staff reports BIRMINGHAM -- The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a winter storm watch for much of north central Alabama, including Jefferson and St. Clair counties. The watch will be in effect from late Sunday evening until Monday evening. According to the NWS, a strong storm system will move into central Alabama beginning Sunday night after midnight. The system could produce ice accum ...

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Truck, train collision leaves 1 dead

By Scott Buttram BIRMINGHAM -- The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office reported that a county worker was killed Friday morning in an accident involving a dump truck and a train in northern Jefferson County. The driver and lone occupant of the Jefferson County Roads and Transportation dump truck died in the mishap, which occurred at about 10:20 a.m. on Brasher Road near Hagood Road. The cause of the accident r ...

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No major damage from Jim ‘N Nick’s fire

By Scott Buttram TRUSSVILLE -- A chimney fire in a smoker at Jim 'N Nick's BBQ sent Trussville Fire and Rescue personnel scrambling Wednesday night, but the fire was quickly contained and extinguished. The restaurant suffered no major damage, according to Chief Russell Ledbetter. Ledbetter said several units responded to the call, as is the norm for any commercial fire. By 6:37 p.m., the battalion chief had ...

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Disabled school bus snarls rush hour traffic on South Chalkville Road

From staff reports TRUSSVILLE -- A Trussville City Schools bus had a mishap Monday morning when it ran into a ditch at the intersection of  Queenstown Road and Pear Street. Emergency vehicles blocked traffic on South Chalkville Road while crews prepared to unload the students and assist in moving the bus. No other vehicles were involved and students were being loaded onto another bus, which had already arri ...

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Alabama Probate Judges Association: Ruling does not open the door for same sex marriage licenses

By Scott Buttram MONTGOMERY -- Saying it wanted to clear up any misconceptions in the media, the Alabama Probate Judges Association issued at statement Saturday regarding the effect that a federal court ruling will have in Alabama. Citing the ruling issued Friday by U.S. District Judge Ginny Granade and some media reports that same sex couples will be able to receive marriage licenses Monday, the APJA "want ...

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Federal judge strikes down Alabama’s same sex marriage ban

By Scott Buttram MOBILE -- U.S. District Judge Ginny Granade struck down Alabama's same sex marriage ban in a ruling on Friday, according to Yellowhammer News. The plaintiffs in the case were Cari Searcy and Kimberly McKeand, who were married in San Diego, Calif. in 2008, but have lived in Alabama since 2001. McKeand was the birth parent of a son with a sperm donor and Searcy had sought adoption rights. Acc ...

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