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Former HealthSouth CFO talks ethics in Trussville By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Almost 12 years to the day, Aaron Beam was watching the local NBC affiliate in his Fairhope home when the news broke. The title of the press release from the Securities and Exchange Commission was this: “SEC Charges HealthSouth Corp. CEO Richard Scrushy With $1.4 Billion Accounting Fraud.” Beam realized pretty quickly that “in the ...

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Former football stars share stories on life, faith in Trussville

By Kyle Parmley TRUSSVILLE -- Former college football stars at Alabama and Auburn descended upon Clearbranch United Methodist Church in Trussville on Saturday to talk to men of all ages about the challenges of being leaders throughout their lives. Throughout the day, speakers took to the stage to encourage the men, tell their own stories, and share the items of their faith that have allowed them to be succe ...

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Jack Wood Stadium demolition under way

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The heavy equipment was at Jack Wood Stadium bright and early Monday. VIDEO: Watch as a light pole is taken down at Jack Wood Stadium on Monday morning. Demolition was set to begin at the stadium Monday. [caption id="attachment_20276" align="alignleft" width="300"] The scene at Jack Wood Stadium on Monday morningphoto by Gary Lloyd[/caption] The stadium and area surrounding it is ...

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HTHS Science Olympiad heading to state tournament

From staff reports TRUSSVILLE -- The Hewitt-Trussville High School Science Olympiad team recently placed second at the Regional Science Olympiad Tournament in Tuscaloosa. With the second-place finish, the team advances to the State Science Olympiad Tournament in April. The team placed in several events at the regional competition. [caption id="attachment_13128" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hewitt-Trussvil ...

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Trussville youth baseball flash mobbed by moms on opening day

By Scott Buttram TRUSSVILLE --Is anything more Americana than opening day at the little league baseball parks across the country? Every team is undefeated and full of promise. There's the National Anthem, hotdogs, packed stands and a flash mob of little league moms taking over the field. You read it right, a flash mob of moms. As the players prepared for the first pitch, their mothers took center stage - ac ...

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Daylight saving time begins Sunday

By Gary Lloyd JEFFERSON COUNTY -- Daylight saving time will begin Sunday, March 8 at 2 a.m. That means it’s time to spring forward, to move the clocks an hour ahead. Daylight saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 1 at 2 a.m. ABC News offers some tips here about how to spring forward. Contact Gary Lloyd at news@trussvilletribune.com and follow him on Twitter @GaryALloyd. ...

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Serious injuries in I-459 South wreck involving about 20 cars

By Gary Lloyd IRONDALE -- Alabama State Troopers are investigating a multi-vehicle crash involving approximately 20 vehicles on Interstate 459 South near Grants Mill Road. Serious injuries are being reported. The Alabama Department of Transportation is responding with equipment to treat icy roadways, but all motorists should avoid the I-459/I-20 corridor if possible and expect delays. Nothing further is ava ...

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JeffCo EMA announces alert system

By Gary Lloyd JEFFERSON COUNTY -- The Jefferson County Emergency Management Agency on Monday went live with an alert notification system. The Everbridge Citizen Alert Notification System allows users to be alerted about emergencies and other important community news. The system enables Jefferson County EMA to provide users with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, ...

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Trussville Amnesty Day set for March 11

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- Trussville Municipal Court’s Amnesty Day is scheduled for Wednesday, March 11 at Trussville City Hall. It starts at 8 a.m. VIDEO: Watch a report about the success of the last two Amnesty Days. [caption id="attachment_20222" align="alignleft" width="300"] Trussville Municipal Courtphoto by Gary Lloyd[/caption] The amnesty day, granted by Judge Carl Chamblee, is for people to clear ...

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Cahaba River project ‘substantially complete’ for channel work, grading

By Gary Lloyd TRUSSVILLE -- The Cahaba River restoration project in Trussville is “substantially complete” for all channel work and grading operations, according to a project engineer. LBYD’s Curtis Eatman said no more activity within the envelope of the river is anticipated. “The site has been stabilized via a combination of erosion blanket, mulch and permeant seed mix,” Eatman said. VIDEO: See a stretch o ...

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