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Combined efforts result in 12 drug arrests

RUSSELLVILLE - Franklin County Sheriff Shannon Oliver said his office is trying to send a message to people in the county with outstanding warrants, and to those using drugs. "Our investigators, working with the Franklin County Drug Unit, have been following up on complaints from the public, working

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-21 20:34:00

Alabama number one in nation for Advanced Placement score growth

More Alabama students are succeeding in college-level, Advanced Placement (AP) courses than ever before. That's good news for parents of students heading to college because that success, measured by a qualifying score on an AP exam translates to college credit, saving Alabama families money on colle

AL.COM - 2017-09-21 17:49:04

Applicants needed for SEDA board

MUSCLE SHOALS -- Applications are being accepted by the City of Muscle Shoals for an appointment to the Shoals Economic Development Authority Board. The three-year term would end in September 2020. Applications will be received until 4:30 p.m. Oct. 6. Applications are available at City Hall, or onli

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

RHS earns No. 1 ranking as Standout High School

Russellville High School has been ranked as the No. 1 Standout High School in Alabama by the school ranking site Niche.com, which school officials say is a great honor for RHS and for the school system as a whole. In order to be considered for this ranking, schools had to meet certain criteria. Whil

FRANKLIN COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-20 16:23:00

Longevity raises a part of new budget

RUSSELLVILLE - The Russellville City Council has been trying for two years to incorporate salary changes into the city's budget, based on the results of a study by the Auburn University Government and Economic Institute - Human Resources Consulting Program. The $9 million fiscal year 2018 operating

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

NW-SCC plans forklift safety class

A Counterbalanced Sit-Down Forklift Safety Class will be conducted by AIDT on the Phil Campbell campus of Northwest-Shoals Community College. The course, according to instructor Michael Reaves, is part of an effort to increase workforce readiness among local students as well as the under-employed. "

FRANKLIN COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-20 14:52:33

Russellville police need the identity of a theft suspect

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. - A man caught on camera in Russellville is thought to be a theft suspect. Investigators believe he took a woman's belongings at a busy retail store in the middle of the night.This is the only image we have to share, but it should be good enough to help Russellville police. Just a

WHNT-TV - 2017-09-21 23:50:07

Russellville Gets A+ College Ready Award

An assembly at Russellville High School gathers in the auditorium as they celebrate the award honor by A+ College Ready organization on Thursday. [JIM HANNON/TIMESDAILY] Buy Now The assembly at Russellville High School watches a video message from Deputy State Superintendent of Education Jeff Langha

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-21 19:34:00

A+ College Ready honors Russellville High as School of Excellence

RUSSELLVILLE - Call it an academic pep rally - a celebration of success led by the very partnership responsible for Russellville High School being the first school named an A+ College Ready "School of Excellence." On Thursday, the school's student body, along with local and state dignitaries and off

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-22 05:15:00

Council agrees to increase cost of Russellville police reports

RUSSELLVILLE - The cost of getting a police report from the Russellville Police Department is going up. The cost of accident and incident reports from the Russellville Police Department will increase beginning Wednesday. The City Council, during its recent meeting, agreed to increase the price of co

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-21 18:03:00

Falkville site of Echota Cherokee Tribe Festival

Native American arts and crafts artists, dancers and drummers will fill Falkville's South Park on Saturday and Sunday for the Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama Festival. Entertainers include the Danza Azteca Quetzalcoatl drummers, Thunder Heart drummer and John Wayne's grandson, John T. Wayne. The fe

DECATUR DAILY - 2017-09-20 21:25:00

Tishomingo County opens jail doors to other agencies

IUKA - Jail overcrowding might be a problem at some county jails around the region, but it has been a boon for the Tishomingo County Jail. When the Mississippi Department of Corrections pulled the state inmates out of the regional jail in 2016, it cut off a source of revenue. The state was paying $2

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 06:00:00

Letter to the Editor - Adams-French House

The old lady has on a new dress. Adams-French has on her Sunday clothes with the new gardens on its grounds. I remember asking Dwight [Stevens] shortly after the fire in 2006 what his plans were for the house and in these words he told me his plans, "I am going to save it." Adams-French has stood on

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Pastors plead with Monroe County School Board on prayer

AMORY - During the Monroe County School Board's Sept. 13 meeting, a group of eight pastors and two deacons from Monroe County churches spoke about the issue of prayer at school and school events. Their presence was spurred by district notification from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) reg

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

LCHAP hopes to expand school food pantries

TUPELO - The Lee County Hunger Assistance Program (LCHAP) has quietly been helping feed Shannon Elementary School students through a well-stocked food pantry in the corner of an empty classroom. Now, a month after opening the Shannon pantry, LCHAP advisory member Nicole McLaughlin said the organizat

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 06:45:00

Survey work underway at warehouses

TUSCUMBIA - Survey work is underway this week at the location of five warehouses off Hook Street to make sure the property where the buildings are located does not contain historically significant items. The work must be done to pave the way for Tuscumbia to receive a grant to demolish 15 unsightly

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

City thrilled about teen's willingness to serve

SHEFFIELD - Hope Highfield enjoys helping her community, which is one reason she applied for a position on the Sheffield Beautification and Tree Board. City Council members, impressed that an 18-year old was interested in serving, unanimously approved her appointment. "I like serving and helping oth

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-22 05:15:00

Judge denies youthful offender request

FLORENCE - A request by a 20-year-old former Lauderdale County man charged with rape and sodomy to be tried as a youthful offender was denied Wednesday morning. After reading a report from the probation office and hearing the alleged rape and sodomy charges against Dylan Bevis began when the victim

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-21 05:00:00

Hope Highfield, 18, new member of the Sheffield Beautification and Tree Board

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism t

TIMES DAILY - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Inaugural Bird Bowl helps out Marshall charity

2017 Bird Bowl logo (courtesy of Marshall Community Schools) Marshall High School players Jack Luciani, Carter Peek, and Jeremy Luciani present Harriett Carroll, Marshall Area Community Services Director with donated socks from the first Bird Bowl August 31, 2017 (photo courtesy of Marshall Schools)

WTVBAM.COM - 2017-09-20 22:06:00