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Mike Beasley Memorial Poker Run set for Saturday on Smith Lake
The 14th annual Mike Beasley Memorial Foundation Poker Run will be held Saturday on beautiful Smith Lake from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., starting at Duskin Point Marina.
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Jasper man convicted of sex charges sentenced to 20 years
Shane Allen Johnsey, 36, of Jasper, was sentenced to four 20-year prison terms on Thursday on four counts of first-degree sexual abuse of a child.
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Shoe Carnival ready for weekend opening
The grand opening for Shoe Carnival locations in Jasper and Gadsden will be held Saturday.
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AT&T project for rural America making progress
CARBON HILL — The city of Carbon Hill received good news from a representative of AT&T during the city council meeting held Thursday night.
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RSVP hosts Community Health Watch Program
More than 40 people attended the Community Health Watch Program Wednesday at the Community Health Systems Activities Center in downtown Jasper.
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11 years for bomb threats, bank robbery
BIRMINGHAM — A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a Jasper man to more than 11 years in prison for robbing a Walker County bank, calling in bomb threats on a hospital and a highway bridge before the...
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Single Mothers Empowerment Conference set for this weekend
A wealth of information will be made available to women at the Single Mothers Empowerment Conference being held Saturday at The Bridge in Birmingham.
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BOE hears update on high school project
Jasper City Board of Education members were updated on the progress of the school system’s new high school Monday night.
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Council gives mayor OK to sign contracts for Foothills Festival
Jasper City Council members approved allowing Mayor Sonny Posey to sign all contracts for the 2014 Foothills Festival scheduled for Sept. 12-13 in downtown Jasper.
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Council hears from WACF’s Kennedy
SUMITON — The Sumiton City Council heard from Paul Kennedy and two young women from the Walker Area Community Foundation during its council meeting Tuesday.
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Underwood wins GOP bid for sheriff
James “Jim” Underwood won the Republican nomination for Walker County Sheriff over J.C. Poe Tuesday night.
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Jackson named new superintendent
Cordova native tasked with leading city school system through building high school
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Runoff election set for Tuesday
The Republican nomination for Walker County Sheriff will be settled Tuesday with a runoff election between the top two Republican candidates, J.C. Poe and Jim Underwood. The two men combined for ap...
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Cities looking at additional grants for walking tracks
DORA — With the City of Sumiton’s portion of the walking track complete and joined with Dora’s existing track, the trail now covers approximately three miles from the former T.S. Boyd School to Bev...
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Board presented information on new programs in county schools
Walker County Board of Education Superintendent Jason Adkins, board members and those in the audience heard interesting and exciting news during Thursday’s meeting.
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