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Leeds Mc Calla Midfield
Morris Mount Olive Mountain Brook
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Pleasant Grove Sayre Shannon
Trafford Trussville Warrior
Brookside Center Point Sylvan Springs
Cahaba Heights Watson Shoal Creek
New Castle Dixiana
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News in Jefferson County, Alabama
Man accused of setting ex-girlfriend on fire caught in Midfield
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:43:15 -0700
A man accused of dousing his ex-girlfriend with gasoline and setting her on fire has been apprehended.
Man accused of setting girlfriend on fire has Huntsville ties
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:11:32 -0700
Michael Kennedy, who allegedly set his girlfriend on fire in Jefferson County, has Huntsville ties.
Alabama county ratepayers say sewer bankruptcy settlement too pricey
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:03:21 -0700
Lawyers representing ratepayers in the Jefferson County, Alabama sewer debt bankruptcy told a federal judge on Monday that the terms of a settlement are unconstitutional and will cost the ratepayers too much money in coming years. In late 2013, Jefferson County closed a $1.78 billion sewer bond deal to end what had been the biggest U.S. municipal bankruptcy prior to Detroit's. The ratepayers ...
Sandra Little Brown says challenge to Jefferson County Commission District 2 run-off results "meritless"
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:13:13 -0700
Jefferson County Commissioner Sandra Little Brown is calling a challenge to election results in the Jefferson County Commission District 2 race"meritless."
What’s Working? : Cherokee Co. reeling in millions through tourism events involving Weiss Lake
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:28:10 -0700
Less than hour and half away from Jefferson County there’s a paradise for anglers which, throughout the years, has helped Cherokee County stay afloat financially. Cherokee County is a place where breathtaking waterways are attracting hundreds of thousands annually to the area. With a population of more than 26,021, the county spans about 600 hundred square miles teeming with lakes, rivers and ...
2 Alabama farmers among White House honorees
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:56:28 -0700
Two north Alabama farmers, Bill Bridgeforth of Tanner and Lee Haynes of Cullman, are among the local agriculture leaders being honored by the White House and the Agriculture Department this week.
Gov. appoints new ASU board member following Dean's resignation
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:50:29 -0700
Gov. Robert Bentley has appointed Pike Road resident Pam Ware to the Alabama State University Board of Trustees.
Alabama PSC commissioners to testify against EPA restrictions on coal-powered electricity
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:42:57 -0700
President Obama's new proposal to fight carbon emissions and climate change is meeting heavy resistance here in Alabama.
2001 double-murder cold case comes to an end Monday with plea deal in Bessemer
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:13:38 -0700
A plea deal was reached Monday to close a nearly 13-year-old murder case in western Jefferson County.
Alabama man accused of setting ex-girlfriend on fire following argument
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:19:51 -0700
MIDFIELD, Ala. — An Alabama man has been accused of dousing his ex-girlfriend in gasoline and lighting her on fire. Jefferson County sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says 48-year-old Michael Kennedy was arrested Monday afternoon on charges of domestic violence and attempted murder.