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Coosa County town soon to find itself without medical care

At the Triple R Cafe in Rockford, Jeffrey Sallas says the latest news in town isn't going down quite so well for him. "I'm very upset about it," Sallas admitted. The news is that nurse practitioner Jamie Chappell has turned in her resignation at the Rockford Family Medical Clinic, a move that caught

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GA apartment residents recognized AL escapee from the news

More details are being released following the capture of an "armed and dangerous" Alabama jail escapee who was captured in the Atlanta area late Tuesday night. The manhunt for Coosa County Jail escapee Shane Vernon, 27, ended around midnight, capping several days of searches as the fugitive racked u

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Rockford Volunteer Fire Department in need of more volunteers

The Rockford Volunteer Fire Department needs more volunteers. The department currently has 12 committed volunteers, but Bill Smith says it's gotten to the point now the department really needs assistance. Smith is encouraging anyone who is interested to come to the department on Dec. 1. "We need hel

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$10,000 Reward Offered for Arrest in Murder of Clanton Woman

On November 2, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of possible human remains found in the area of Egg and Butter Road and Oak Drive near Columbiana. With the help of the Alabama Department of Forensic Science, the deceased was identified as Melissa Ann Cleckler, 27, from Clanton

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94th Annual Turkey Day Classic Parade

Alabama State University ended their week of festivities before the big game against Edward Waters College, but not without a bang. Hundreds lined Dexter Avenue to experience the sights and sounds of the annual Turkey Day Parade. For many in attendance, it was the continuing of tradition. "I'm an al

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-11-23 20:56:54

'Our hearts are absolutely broken': Mother grieving son's murder after 2 bodies found in Macon County

The grieving mother of one of two men found dead in rural Macon County over the weekend said she is devastated by the murder of her firstborn child. The bodies of Atlanta-based rapper Edward Reeves, also known as Bambino Gold, and promoter Kendrick Stokes, also known as Skooly, were discovered Frida

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Sylacauga could see development of old Kmart property

SYLACAUGA - A company that was successful in bringing Ollie's Bargain Outlet to town is hoping to take another old building and renovate it for another retail establishment. Brent Frederick of Second Street Development presented a proposal to the City Council in a work session Tuesday to renovate an

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-11-24 22:39:00

Alabama to defend prison staffing plan in federal court

U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson will hear arguments next week on the Alabama prison system's plan to hire more correctional officers and mental health caregivers in response to the judge's finding that mental health care in prisons is "horrendously inadequate." Thompson ruled in June that Alabama

AL.COM - 2017-11-24 13:00:45

State police Troop F accepting donations for Toys for Tots drive

Santa Claus made an appearance at the Walkway Over the Hudson Friday afternoon and took photos with children. The event was free and open to the public. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit Those hoping to spread cheer to local children and families this holiday season are encouraged t

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 23:30:04

Film captures making of the Great Sacandaga Lake

The Great Sacandaga Lake is a playland for boaters, swimmers and anglers, but beneath the surface lies a story of personal sacrifice for the greater good. A new documentary, "Harnessing Nature, Building the Great Sacandaga," tells that story. The film, produced by the Sacandaga Lake Advisory Council

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-24 11:25:03

Forum sheds light on complicated Indian Point closure: Editorial

Subscribed, but don't have a login? While it's years away, the Indian Point nuclear power plant will close, and there will be huge ramifications, including here in Dutchess County. New Orleans-based Entergy, the plant's owner, faced many regulatory hurdles and lawsuits if it continued a permit renew

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 14:00:06

Grateful Dead auction features artwork of Ulster artist Jan Sawka

An auction of rare Grateful Dead memorabilia is showcasing the Hudson Valley's strong links to the rock band known for its enduring legacy and loyal following of fans. More than 100 items are on an online auction block from Nov. 22 through Dec. 9 thanks to Jesse Kant, wife of the late Hal Kant, the

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 11:00:01

Spend Thanksgiving weekend with wildlife at nature museum

CORNWALL-ON-HUDSON - Bring the family for some post-holiday fun to the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum for a special Thanksgiving Weekend at the Wildlife Education Center, celebrating the museum's live animals. The Wildlife Education Center is at 25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson and will be open from

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-24 07:01:00

Fight for a Red Hook school auditorium has been long and arduous: John Rolfe

Tis the traditional season of giving, and the big question in my town is how generous its voters will be on Dec. 9. That's when they'll decide on approving an auditorium for Red Hook High School, the fervent but frustrating wish of many during the 18 years I've lived here. Its distinction as the Hud

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 13:00:03

Woman fatally injured in Columbia County crash

KINDERHOOK, N.y. >> A Columbia County woman was fatally injured Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. Route 9, according to state police. State police at Livingston said in a press release that Alicia M. Fernandez, 41, of Hudson was driving south on Route 9 near Birch Drive around 7:58 p.m

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Legacy of former Congressman Hinchey, environmental advocate, lives on

Former Rep. Maurice D. Hinchey, who had been battling a terminal neurological disorder, died on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Hinchey was an environmental advocate during his 38 years in Congress and the state Assembly. Abbott Brant/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit A supporter of dredging PCB contamination

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-23 16:57:31

Macy's parade rolls on with balloons, bands, security

The new oxy? There's another popular prescription drug to watchThe new oxy? There's another popular prescription drug to watch Updated: Monday, November 20 2017 5:15 PM EST2017-11-20 22:15:29 GMT In the midst of a nationwide opioid addiction crisis, a different type of drug may be slipping in under

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-23 22:40:00

Texas authorities search for suspect in fatal shooting of state - FOX Carolina 21

(CNN) -- A trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety was shot and killed Thursday south of Dallas and officials are looking for the man they believe is responsible. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the TXDPS trooper shot and killed this afternoon in Freestone County," said a statement fro

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 03:35:00

Coroner identifies man who died a day after Greenville Co. crash

A man died on Thanksgiving after being hurt in a crash the day before, said the coroner's office. Coroner Parks Evans said 86-year-old Robert Carnes, Jr. of Mauldin succumbed to his injuries at Greenville Memorial Medical Center after treatment was unsuccessful following the crash. His officials cau

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 23:25:00

Five of the most dangerous US highways pass through South Caroli - FOX Carolina 21

Just when you thought it might be safer to get back on the road after state Transportation Department workers began road work in the wake of the gas tax increase, a new report shows five of the most dangerous highways in America pass through South Carolina. The company Teletrac Navman, which provide

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 18:18:00