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Coldwater Mountain Bike Trail, Anniston, Alabama

Highlights of the ~1.5 mile beginner (green-green) trail.

 

Tornado in clouds near Jacksonville, Alabama 04-10-09

This is not the best or most viral local tornado video footage to be sure. It is, however, a very good reminder that tornado season approaches once again. In an extreme situation your only safety lies underground. IF you have alternatives, NOW is the time to be thinking about them. Calhoun County, Talladega County, St. Clair County and Cleburne County are no strangers to vicious twirlers.   


 

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Nearby Sylacauga, Alabama during the war years... A government film featuring in part, the community at work and play more than 70 years ago. It is entitled "When Work Is Done." Hollywood comes to Alabama during WWII.

 

 

 

Curated local, regional, national, and international news of interest to Calhoun County Alabama and surrounding county readers.


Anniston AL news -

Anniston's Kmart will close soon - Anniston Star

Anniston's Kmart will close soonAnniston Staremail to a friend | print. A shopper pushes her cart to the car after shopping at the Big Kmart in Anniston. The store has been at its north Anniston location across from Blue Mountain Road for some 40 yea ...

Anniston City Council sets guidelines for public works in emergency situations - Anniston Star

Anniston City Council sets guidelines for public works in emergency situationsAnniston StarIn response to some confusion during the response to the April 2011 storms, the Anniston City Council Tuesday night adopted an ordinance that outlines steps th ...

 

RMC CEO unaware of hospital open records case - Anniston Star

RMC CEO unaware of hospital open records caseAnniston Star(Anniston Star photo by Trent Penny). slideshow. Regional Medical Center's top administrator says he was unaware of a state court case that appears to indicate withholding the price his hospit ...

Listen, learn, govern - Anniston Star

Listen, learn, govern Anniston StarAnniston is, after all, a city in widespread transition. The political troublemakers of recent years are out of office. A new mayor and three new council members are in place. The city's public schools don't lure in ...


Oxford AL news -

Child killed, several injured in Heflin shooting; suspect dead (updated) - al.com (blog)

al.com (blog)Child killed, several injured in Heflin shooting; suspect dead (updated)al.com (blog)After the shootings in Heflin, Cleburne County sheriff's deputies and Heflin police started to chase the man and the suspect crashed his vehicle near th ...

Nashville Session Singer Trae Edwards Steps into the Spotlight with Debut Album - Equities.com

Nashville Session Singer Trae Edwards Steps into the Spotlight with Debut AlbumEquities.comEdwards starting singing at the age of 5 at a PTA meeting in Oxford, Alabama, when his mother lifted him up on a table and handed him a fake microphone. Before ...


Jacksonville AL news -

New Jacksonville State head coach Bill Clark announces coaching staff - The Birmingham News - al.com

New Jacksonville State head coach Bill Clark announces coaching staffThe Birmingham News - al.comDrew Champlin / al.com. Courtesy JSU sports information. JACKSONVILLE, Alabama - Head football coach Bill Clark announced nine members of his inaugural c ...

Jacksonville State falls to Tennessee State - al.com

Jacksonville State falls to Tennessee Stateal.comJACKSONVILLE, Alabama - Sophomore Darion Rackley scored a game-high 22 points but it wasn't enough for the Jacksonville State men's basketball team in a 66-57 loss to Tennessee State on Saturday at Pet ...


Talladega AL news -

Talladega defeats ninth-ranked Gold Nuggets 68-65 - Victory Sports Network

Victory Sports NetworkTalladega defeats ninth-ranked Gold Nuggets 68-65Victory Sports NetworkArielle George scored 12 of her 17 points in the second half Monday to lead Talladega to a 68-65 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference women's basketball victory ag ...


Heflin AL news -

PROGRESS 20 Announces I-20 Rolling Roadblocks/Lane Closure Wednesday - Newsaegis

PROGRESS 20 Announces I-20 Rolling Roadblocks/Lane Closure WednesdayNewsaegisCLAIR COUNTY — Work continues on Interstate 20 as part of the Alabama Department of Transportation's project to widen the last four-lane segment of the roadway in St. Clair ...

County hopeful for bridge money - Cleburne News

County hopeful for bridge moneyCleburne NewsAs many politicians take a “no new taxes” approach to governance, the Cleburne County Commissioners are facing the realities of insufficient revenues to do the work they would like to get done. ... *Adopted ...


Alabama News -

2012 hottest in US records, warmest ever for Huntsville & Montgomery - al.com (blog)

2012 hottest in US records, warmest ever for Huntsville & Montgomeryal.com (blog)elijah willis.JPG Three-year-old Elijah Willis battles the heat at Bridge Street Town Centre on June 30. (The Huntsville Times/Robin Conn). The Lower 48 just recorded th ...

$16 million beach restoration project progressing in Gulf Shores; next stop ... - al.com (blog)

al.com (blog)$16 million beach restoration project progressing in Gulf Shores; next stop ...al.com (blog)Enlarge Marc D. Anderson | manderson@al.com Beach restoration project crews with Manson Construction work along the last section of beach in Gulf ...


United States News

Lampert To Take Over As Sears CEO - Hartford Courant

Lampert To Take Over As Sears CEO Hartford CourantWhile Sears' Kmart discount chain has managed to keep some budget-conscious U.S. shoppers, the Sears chain has been losing market share in appliances and apparel. Sears has been closing stores, tightly ...

 

Glenn Beck Relaunching The Blaze As Global Libertarian News Network - BuzzFeed

BuzzFeedGlenn Beck Relaunching The Blaze As Global Libertarian News NetworkBuzzFeedGlenn Beck announced plans Tuesday during his online television program to expand the news operation in his media company, The Blaze, and refocus it as a libertarian n ...

Ed Koch: Obama Reneged on Israel Support With Hagel Nomination - Newsmax.com

Ed Koch: Obama Reneged on Israel Support With Hagel NominationNewsmax.comFormer New York City Mayor Ed Koch believes President Barack Obama's decision to nominate former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel for secretary of defense will damage relations between ...

 


Global News -

Ride down ski slope in giant inflatable ball turns deadly in Russia - Fox News

CBS News Ride down ski slope in giant inflatable ball turns deadly in RussiaFox NewsMOSCOW – What was supposed to be a thrilling ride down a ski slope inside a giant inflatable ball ended in tragedy for the two Russian men inside. The transparent plas ...

 

China-Japan Dispute Takes Rising Toll of Asia's Top Economies - Bloomberg

The GuardianChina-Japan Dispute Takes Rising Toll of Asia's Top EconomiesBloombergFour months after Chinese consumers staged a boycott of Japanese products over the islands in the East China Sea, sales of Japanese autos in China have yet to recover, ...

 


Magic Trillion Dollar Coin May Be Used To Pay Off The National Debt

January 05, 2013 CNN MOXNews.com

More magic from Washington. Magical solution for the nation's man made debt crisis. President Obama considers a platinum One Trillion Dollar Coin. 16 of them perhaps. Once issued by directive the debt crisis is solved. Financial wizards hail the idea as one of the better ones to come down the primrose path.


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Fort McClellan, Anniston, AL

This is from my trip to Jacksonville State University in Anniston, AL. This base is completely abandoned and has lots of interesting places to see and visit. On this video is an old camp where German POW's spend their time during WWII.


 

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