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Roy Moore vs Luther Strange was a doozy of a 'debate'

Lincoln, it wasn't. Douglas, not a chance. What happened Thursday night in Montgomery was far from eloquent, or significant, or memorable in the grand scheme of American politics. It was not deep or broad, and will not be heralded in the pantheon of Alabama politics. But man. What happened in Lincol

AL.COM - 2017-09-22 00:44:55

Albertville Community Yard Sale this weekend

Albertville Chamber of Commerce ALBERTVILLE, Ala. - It's a yard sale of city - wide proportions: the Albertville Community Yard Sale is September 22 - 23. Businesses, residents, churches, and organizations will be set up throughout the two days ready for sales. The locations are at homes and busine

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-21 21:22:21

Albertville's family owned Whitten's Town & Clothes closed for good Thursday

ALBERTVILLE, Ala. -- It's the end of an era. A store in Albertville that has been run by a family for three generations has closed. Whitten's Town & Country Clothes shut its doors for good Thursday. Whitten's has been a part of Albertville for decades. "We opened up on Main Street in 1948," said pre

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-21 22:38:52

Samuel 'Sam' Davis IV

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BLOUNTCOUNTIAN.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Tebow talks about what's significant

An estimated 10,000 people - mostly high school and middle school students - went from rave mode to rapt attention Wednesday night, as Tim Tebow talked to them about what is significant and what brings meaning to life. For all his accomplishments - college football national championship, Heisman Tro

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-09-21 18:40:15

Tim Tebow talks about the other time Alabama made him cry

Tim Tebow came to Alabama Wednesday night, speaking to a packed high school football stadium in Albertville a life of faith in sports. He also brought a familiar story - how, as a high school senior, Tebow picked the University of Florida over the University of Alabama. "I had to tell the world wher

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 11:33:29

Taylor Beck: Psyched up for Saturday

This marks the first match-up between the two schools since the Tide took the 'Dores to the wood shed with a 34-0 beating in 2011. What makes this weekend exciting is the fact that both teams come in undefeated, which I'm sure hasn't happened too often, and Vanderbilt players and even the head coach

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-21 00:02:00

Jay Beard: Hobbies ... what are those?

I remember going to the Blue Parrot one night after work with some friends, but instead of going into the bar, I walked over to the dock and flipped a jig around for a few minutes. A photo of me holding a bass I caught that night is up top. Anyway, as you get older, how do you develop and maintain h

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-21 00:01:00

Marshall seeking documents from opioid manufacturers

Attorney General Steve Marshall announced he is part of a bipartisan coalition of 41 state attorneys general seeking documents and information from manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids as part of multistate investigations into the nationwide opioid epidemic. "Opioid abuse has reach

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-20 23:53:00

Trees still carry scars from drought

Trees are dying from the inside out, a reminder that the 2016 drought, although over, is still affecting the State of Alabama. The Marshall County Commission and the Marshall County Extension Services is working overtime to assess the damage done by the drought, and the pests that can worsen due to

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-20 23:49:00

Popular Shepherd's Cove Thrift Shoppe to move locations

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. -- When something becomes so popular that you need a bigger space, that's a good problem to have. That's exactly what's happening for a nonprofit agency in Marshall County that serves nine counties. A store on U.S. Highway 431 in Guntersville is constantly busy. On Tuesday it beco

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-20 23:09:37

Marshall County woman gets 2 years for impersonating police officer

A Marshall County woman will spend two years behind bars for impersonating a police officer. Samantha Stevens pleaded guilty to the charge before a judge on Monday. Albertville police say a man stopped driving on Edmondson Street after he thought a woman hit his vehicle back in May. Police say the w

WAFF - 2017-09-19 22:37:48

Gadsden Service Guild to host annual rummage sale

The Gadsden Service Guild's annual rummage sale will be held Saturday, Nov. 4, at Gadsden's Convention Hall, located at 344 South 1st Street. The sale will begin at 6 a.m. General ticket entry is $1 and can be purchased at the door. Doors will close at 11 a.m. and will re-open at 12 p.m. for a $5 ba

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-21 00:10:00

Albertville council recognizes culinary arts students for volunteer work | Walking tour set for Thursday at farmers market

The Albertville City Council recognized a group of Albertville High School volunteers for stepping up to the plate and delivering the goods. When the Albertville Farmers Market held its second annual Farm to Table Dinner, students in Lauren Bolding's culinary arts classes volunteered to help cook an

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-20 23:57:00

Civil War author to speak in Guntersville

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SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-20 23:54:00

Tim Tebow gives Christian speech in Albertville

As a nationally known SEC quarterback, Tim Tebow was outspoken about his Christian faith. On Wednesday night, he shared that faith with thousands of people in Marshall County. The crowd made their way into McCord Field in Albertville for "Shine: A Night With Tim Tebow." He spoke at length about his

WAFF - 2017-09-21 02:45:50

Snead lecture recital explores the myth and magic in music | Snead State Music Department pairs lecture with music

The community is invited to explore the fascinating, troublesome, and sometimes frightening use of myth and magic as they influence classical music as the Snead State Community College Music Department presents a special lecture recital. Myth, Magic and Music: A Lecture Recital, to be held on Friday

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2017-09-21 00:09:00

Albertville school board OKs bus bid

ALBERTVILLE - The Albertville City Board of Education on Tuesday accepted a renewal of a bus bid with Southland International for $92,563. An addition of $247.36 for parking break interlock made the total amount approved $92,810.36 was approved. The board accepted a proposal to finance school buses

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-09-20 23:06:42

Albertville Council accepts bid on water main extension

ALBERTVILLE - The Albertville City Council on Monday accepted a bid from HD Supply Waterworks Ltd. for the Community Development Block Grant water main extension project that will be awarded by the Municipal Utilities Board. Following a public hearing, Wayne Farms property at College, Midland and Mc

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-09-19 21:11:40

Woman reports malicious killing of puppy

A 43-year-old Gadsden woman reported the killing last Thursday or Friday of a new pet, a puppy she'd recently gotten, according to a Gadsden police report. The woman said she believes the puppy might have been killed in the 900 block of Martin Avenue by a man she used to date. After she turned him d

GADSDEN TIMES - 2017-09-20 23:09:54