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Simmons at Sunset 5K, fun run set for May 2
Registration is now underway for the second annual Simmons at Sunset 5K and fun run that’s set for Friday, May 2, beginning at T.R. Simmons Elementary School in Jasper.
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Acting president named at BSCC
Less than a month after announcing the retirement of Dr. Anne McNutt as Bevill State Community College’s president, Alabama Post-Secondary Chancellor Mark Heinrich announced Friday that Thomas Hueb...
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City’s senior citizens requesting new facility
CORDOVA — Members of the Cordova Senior Center are ready to move out of the back of the old National Guard Armory, where they have been housed since shortly after the April 2011 tornadoes.
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Maddox students honor ailing classmate
A mass of orange filled the sky Thursday afternoon as Lane Clark and his family, friends, students and the faculty and staff of Maddox Middle School held a balloon release in Clark’s honor.
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Free health checkups for all athletes at county schools
More than 350 athletes from middle and high schools across Walker County were given free physical exams Friday morning thanks to the Walker County Board of Education, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orth...
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2 charged with trying to sneak items into county jail
A joint investigation between the Walker County Sheriff’s Office and Walker County Jail led to the arrest of two Parrish women Thursday.
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BOE votes to close 3 schools
A wave of emotion swept over the crowd at the Walker County Board of Education meeting Thursday afternoon as superintendent Jason Adkins and board members decided to close three public schools.
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Storm shelter ready for use
Walker County’s first community storm shelter to be constructed since the April 2011 tornadoes is ready for use.
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Council increases donation to city’s Horse Creek Jubilee
DORA — Dora’s City Council voted to increase its donation to the city’s Horse Creek Jubilee, from $500 to $2,000 if needed, in order to assure the festival’s success.
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CPD gains reserve officer, tracking dog
CORDOVA — The Cordova Police Department got two officers for the price of none when Alex Daniel joined the reserve program. Daniel is the owner of Ellie, a certified tracking dog.
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Rowe: Shots fired in incident in west Jasper
JPD officer slightly injured, treated at WBMC
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WCSO searching for owners of recovered items
The Winston County Sheriff’s Office is hoping to return a special item to its rightful owner.
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Candlelight vigil remembers county’s victims of violent crimes
More than 300 people were on hand at Tuesday’s candlelight vigil to honor the county’s victims of violent crimes.
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Students enjoy class with TV meteorologist
LUPTON — Walker County students enjoyed a fun experience Tuesday afternoon when they met with a well-known TV meteorologist.
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‘Tasting of the Arts’ set for Thursday
Walker County Arts Alliance’s next Tasting of the Arts will be Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the WCAA office on 19th Street in Jasper. The featured artist is Bill Young III, an instructor at Walker ...
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