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New principals named at T.R. Simmons Elementary, Memorial Park Elementary
The Jasper City Board of Education appointed two new principals at its Thursday night board meeting.
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Red Cross warns of blood shortage
Representatives of the American Red Cross recently issued an urgent request for blood donations.
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Council agrees to rebid utility upgrade project
CARBON HILL — Members of the Carbon Hill City Council decided during Thursday night’s meeting to reject bids on the city’s water system upgrades and rebid the project.
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Local family affected by Huntington’s disease
When Lannie Young and his family were singing together as the group Tender Heart, they often participated in benefit singings for others.
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AT&T hosts technology training for seniors
Seniors from throughout the Carbon Hill area tried out new technologies last week as part of a program AT&T sponsored at the First Baptist Church.
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SIGNS OF PROGRESS IN CORDOVA
Downtown Cordova has been turned into a construction zone this summer as three tornado recovery projects are ongoing in close proximity. The new Piggly Wiggly that started going up in April is on t...
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Want to save a few dollars?
Make sure to take advantage of this weekend’s sales tax holiday on school supplies, clothing
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Cohron named Eagle news editor
A veteran of the Daily Mountain Eagle newsroom has been promoted to the position of news editor, Publisher Jack McNeely announced Monday.
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New facilities, treatments bring renewed hope to thousands
Little more than a generation ago, the terms “mental illness” and “treatment” were rarely used in the same sentence. There were state-run facilities for the mentally ill—Bryce Hospital in Tuscaloos...
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Wreck shuts down eastbound lanes of U.S. 78
Alabama State Troopers are investigating a car accident that occurred on old Highway 78 near the Warrior River Bridge midday Friday, shutting down the eastbound lanes for some time.
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Board recognizes personnel, discusses needs for city schools
The Jasper City Board of Education held a work session Thursday night where board members were updated on the progress of the new Walker High School, recognized central office staff and learned of ...
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Daughter of bombing victim speaks out on 15th anniversary of deadly crime
Fifteen years ago today, the city of Jasper was rocked by a bomb that apparently detonated as James Larry McAnnally started his riding lawnmower in his back yard at 2304 Charter Drive.
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BOE gets update on WHS project
Members of the Jasper City Board of Education received more detailed updates on the new Walker High School plans during Thursday night’s work session.
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2014 Foothills Festival posters popping up around city
Posters touting this year’s Foothills Festival in downtown Jasper are beginning to pop up around the city.
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‘Pacesetter’ program kicks off 2014 campaign
“In every life, there comes an hour of need,” the new promotion for the United Way of Central Alabama’s new promotional video says. It shows individuals who have faced loss, through natural or othe...
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