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Tour of Cahaba River project progress planned for Dec. 16

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- A tour is planned for Tuesday, Dec. 16 of the progress of the Cahaba River restoration project in Trussville. According to engineering firm LBYD, the tour will begin at 10 a.m. at the Trussville Senior Activity Center. It will last until about 11:30 a.m. [caption id="attachment_17953" align="alignleft" width="300"] Bank erosion and sediment deposition as well as invasive plant sp ...

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Trussville votes to remove stop signs from 3 roads

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Trussville City Council on Tuesday approved three resolutions to remove stop signs from streets in the downtown Trussville area. Stop signs will be removed from Kay Avenue at Birch Street, Highland Avenue at Club Drive and Edgeview Avenue at Debbie Drive. [caption id="attachment_9191" align="alignleft" width="300"] A Trussville historical markerfile photo by Ron Burkett[/capt ...

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Clay Elementary assistant principal becoming principal in Northport

By Gary Lloyd TUSCALOOSA -- The Tuscaloosa County Board of Education on Monday approved Pamela Blankensopp as the next principal of Crestmont Elementary School in Northport, according to The Tuscaloosa News. Blankensopp has been the assistant principal at Clay Elementary School since 2012. She replaces the retiring Katrina May. [caption id="attachment_18271" align="alignleft" width="225"] Pamela Blankensopp ...

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ALGOP chairman not seeking re-election

From staff reports MONTGOMERY -- Bill Armistead, chairman of the Alabama Republican Party, said Monday he won’t seek another term. A former state senator, Armistead said his time in the position is “one of the greatest honors of my life.” He will remain on the State Executive Committee. [caption id="attachment_18264" align="alignleft" width="239"] Bill Armisteadphoto courtesy of www.billarmistead.com[/capti ...

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Trussville announces 2015 city council dates

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The city of Trussville has announced 2015 meeting times for the Trussville City Council. The meetings will be Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24, March 10, March 24, April 14, April 28, May 12, May 26, June 9, June 23, July 14, July 28, Aug. 11, Aug. 25, Sept. 8, Sept. 22, Oct. 13, Oct. 27, Nov. 10, Nov. 19, Dec. 8 and Dec. 17. [caption id="attachment_11308" align="alignleft" wid ...

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New track at Hewitt-Trussville Stadium nears completion

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The new track at Hewitt-Trussville Stadium is nearing completion. The track features eight running lanes, two shot put rings, two long jump pits and a discus ring on the main field. There’s also a discus ring and javelin runway on the new multipurpose field. The track will be home to the first Hewitt-Trussville Invitational April 17-18, 2015. [caption id="attachment_17384" align= ...

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Crime Stoppers asks for help identifying shoplifters in Trussville

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is asking for the public’s help in identifying two people who stole from a Trussville store Dec. 3. The incident occurred around 2 p.m. Dec. 3. A male and female suspect placed merchandise in the female’s purse and when they were approached by store personnel, the male allegedly pulled a knife and threatened the employees. [caption id="attachment_1 ...

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Weld: Bad news – As al.com shifts its focus, critics question its commitment

From staff reports BIRMINGHAM -- In an in-depth article recently published by Weld for Birmingham, publisher Mark Kelly examines developments at Alabama Media Group, and explores the impact on the community and local journalism. The move a few years ago to cut daily publication of The Birmingham News, The Huntsville Times and The Mobile Press-Register to three days per week leaves Alabama's three largest ci ...

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Pinson woman, Birmingham man die in interstate crash

By Gary Lloyd BIRMINGHAM -- A single-vehicle crash at 2:28 a.m. Saturday claimed the life of a Birmingham man and a Pinson woman. Charles Richard Snider, 57, of Birmingham and Debbra Obrien Snider, 57, of Pinson both were killed when the 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier driven by Charles Snider left Interstate 459 at the 26 mile marker, one and a half miles south of Irondale, and struck a tree. Nothing further is av ...

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Only The Family

Clay-Chalkville football brought community together, pushed it forward in tough times By Gary Lloyd AUBURN -- They say it’s not about how you start, but how you finish. That can be said about an individual, a company, a team. In this case, it’s about a city of approximately 10,000 people, and how a football team helped boost its spirit when it was going through negative headline after negative headline. You ...

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