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A petition has been signed to not remove the tree without full assessment.
The Jackson County Courthouse Landscape Committee met Tuesday morning and there was a motion before the committee by Judge John Graham that a certified arborist be hired at the county's expense to provide a professional assessment of the tree and a recommendation.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Specialist offers to analyze 150-year-old tree at no cost to Jackson Co.
The Jackson County Commission will discuss cutting down a 150-year-old maple tree from the courthouse square on Tuesday.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Unclaimed items become a 'masterpiece' for local foster children
Visitors to the Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro got a chance to let their inner creative spirit shine while doing something good for local foster children.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Oxford Police charge two in sovereign citizens' extortion case
A couple who were charged last year in connection with a sovereign citizens' campaign face additional charges in what police say was an extortion scheme that tried to bilk money from several businesses.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
150-year-old Scottsboro courthouse tree at risk of being removed
The City of Decatur is looking at a $1.6 million shortfall for the 2015 fiscal year.There's little time to get the budget in place.
Scottboro's Unclaimed Baggage store providing luggage for visitors to paint Saturday as gifts for foster children
For the third year, owners of Scottsboro's Unclaimed Baggage Center will donate hand-painted luggage to foster children so they have something special to call their own.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
There was a low voter turnout for Tuesday's municipal election.
As expected, it was a low turnout for voters in Huntsville and Scottsboro. While there were around 76,000 registered voters in the city of Huntsville, only about 10,000 came out to vote.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
3 of 4 Scottsboro races head to runoffs
In the race for Place 4 on the Scottsboro City Council, N. Keith Smith won with a count of 1,404 votes, or 59 percent of the tabulated vote against Blake Burns.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Final election preps underway in Huntsville, Scottsboro
Voters go to the polls Tuesday, August 26th for municipal elections in two Valley cities.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Alabama Supreme Court rules in favor of Lowell Barron; could lead to charges being dropped
The Alabama Supreme Court ruled today against an appeal made by prosecutors in the case against former state Sen. Lowell Barron.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Where do bags go after the TSA takes them?
Air travel comes with a risk that, although mathematically rare, seems all too common: lost luggage.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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There's A Special Place In America For All The Lost Luggage
But if they can't, the luggage and all its contents are sent to the sprawling Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama, NPR reports .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
North Alabama Center for Educational Excellence celebrates 40 years...
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - The North Alabama Center for Educational Excellence celebrated 40 years of service with a bit of a moving party and relocating central office headquarters from 4900 Century St. to 513 Sparkman Drive, right across from The University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Items Up For Sale At Unclaimed Baggage Center Reflect Trends
If you lose your luggage on a flight, you know - you check with the airline, it usually involves waiting in some line, and if you're lucky, they find your suitcase and deliver it.
Latest Ford Expedition to add power and utility to Harbin Auto menu
With the release of the 2014 Ford Expedition, drivers can expect all of the performance that has always distinguished the model line, while also making a firm push toward the efficiency that drivers demand.
Huntsville Sew & Vac closes Scottsboro store, expanding with new shop in Gardendale
Huntsville Sew & Vac recently closed its Scottsboro store, but is expanding with a new full-service shop in central Alabama, according to The Birmingham Business Journal.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Rabies cases increase in Jackson Co.
Public health officials are concerned after Jackson County health officials note an increase in the number of rabies cases this year.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Getting Results: 6th grade band reinstated in Scottsboro
However, it was gone for several days after reportedly being cut to give students more time to focus on testing.
Kennedy Company gets $24K federal grant to train workers at Scottsboro manufacturing...
A direct manufacturer of noise control barriers and sound proofing products in Jackson County will have an opportunity to train several employees thanks to a new $24,100 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.