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  1. Professional hockey needs more representation in Huntsville Athletic Hall of Fame, voters...Read the original story

    Friday | Alabama Live

    ... is entering the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. Rounding out the top 10 were former Butler and Alabama basketball great Bobby Lee Hurt; ex-Johnson High and Auburn football player Andy Fuller, now an Alabama A&M assistant ...

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  2. North Huntsville ministers call for prayer over city school desegregation planRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Alabama Live

    Butler High School in Huntsville, Ala., is closing. Some African-American ministers and elected officials contend the plan to combine Butler and Johnson students at the new Jemison High will further segregate Huntsville.

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  3. Black ministers and Councilman Will Culver join growing opposition to Huntsville zone linesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Alabama Live

    Butler High School is closing. Black ministers and black officials contend the plan to combine Butler and Johnson students at the new Jemison High will further segregate Huntsville.

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  4. It's all smiles for Dr. Anthony Toney and his family as he enters Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Alabama Live

    ... them played a range of sports growing up. Three of the brothers played football at Stone Middle School and later at Butler High School before landing college football scholarships. Anthony was the first. A two-time All-City defensive back at Butler ...

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  5. Huntsville School Board Claims Commissioner Harrison Demanded Johnson Closure 8 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... by then county administrator Howard Baites. The agreement would have closed Johnson High School and moved students to Butler and/or Lee, in addition to other stipulations. The letter from then superintendent Moore to Harrison cited on the Huntsville ...

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  6. Huntsville feud : School board fires back at Commissioner Bob Harrison on official web pageRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Alabama Live

    ... a new school elsewhere in northwest Huntsville. The plan called for combining Johnson students with students from Butler or Lee. Harrison today said county attorneys wrote the eight-year-old proposal, not him, and that he intended to replace Johnson ...

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  7. Historic Columbus business facing tough timeRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | Washington Times

    ... purchase from those overseas suppliers directly. He said Sanderson Plumbing wants a buyer for both the Columbus and Butler, Ala ., plants. The Butler plant, which produced woodflour plastic, closed two years ago. The Mississippi Development ...

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  8. Huntsville BOE president David Blair releases documents accusing Bob Harrison of 'strong arm tactics,' 'glaring inconsistencies'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    ... a sales tax increase. 1. Bob Harrison demanded Dr. Ann Roy Moore to close Johnson High School and move students to Butler and Lee. Dr. Moore refused saying, "We need Johnson High School, it would be unlikely to get Justice Department approval to ...

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  9. Huntsville feud escalates: Bob Harrison writes judge, blasts school board as dishonestRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Alabama Live

    "There is no reason to build the ninth grade academy at Huntsville High School when Lee High and Butler High schools are under capacity."

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  10. Toilet seat maker pitching potential buyers as shutdown loomsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... comes forward. A recently issued sales announcement said Sanderson Plumbing wants a buyer for both the Columbus and Butler, Ala., plants. The Butler plant, which produced woodflour plastic, closed two years ago. The owners have hired Heritage Equity ...

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  11. Toilet seat maker pitching potential buyers as shutdown loomsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... comes forward. A recently issued sales announcement said Sanderson Plumbing wants a buyer for both the Columbus and Butler, Ala., plants. The Butler plant, which produced woodflour plastic, closed two years ago. The owners have hired Heritage Equity ...

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  12. Toilet seat maker pitching potential buyers as shutdown loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... comes forward. A recently issued sales announcement said Sanderson Plumbing wants a buyer for both the Columbus and Butler, Ala., plants. The Butler plant, which produced woodflour plastic, closed two years ago. The owners have hired Heritage Equity ...

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  13. Toilet seat maker seeks buyerRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Plastics News

    ... in 24 hours. The other company-owned, wood-flour production facility consists of a 25,000-square foot building in Butler, Ala. This plant closed in May 2011 after 13 years of operation, resulting in 50 layoffs. The mayor at the time cited a drop in ...

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  14. Toilet seat maker Sanderson to shut down if no buyer foundRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... in the Columbus area. The sales announcement said Sanderson Plumbing Products wants a buyer for both the Columbus and Butler, Ala., plumbing products plants. The Butler plant, which produced woodflour plastic, closed two years ago. Sanderson ...

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  15. Browning on Business: Historic Columbus business facing tough timeRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... company was making on average 1 million toilet seats a month, it employed 900 people, as well as more than 100 at its Butler, Ala., location. The Butler site closed two years ago. At the 360,000 square foot facility in Columbus today, roughly ...

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  16. UPDATED: Troubled Sanderson Plumbing Products for sale 2 years after state-assisted saleRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... can produce 6,000 seats in a 24 hour day. A second company-owned woodflour production facility is located in Butler, Ala., is in a 25,000 square-foot building. In addition to all the machinery and equipment, Sanderson also has a variety of ...

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  17. Sanderson Plumbing seeks buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... sale of its business and assets. The company's main operation in Columbus is joined by a second, smaller facility in Butler, Ala. The Columbus location is a 360,000-square-foot building on 30 acres along Tuffy Lane. The company manufactures toilet ...

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  18. Dallas County gets 51-48 OT win over J.O. JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and also forced overtime with a late 3-pointer. It was the first season at J.O. Johnson for coach Jack Doss, who led Butler and Hayes to a combined seven state titles. Lee and Moorer made the all-tournament team for Dallas County, along with J.O. ...

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  19. Ray SkipperRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | MainStreetNews.com

    Elmar Ray Skipper, 73, husband of Sandy Middleton Skipper, died Thursday, February 6, 2014. A native of Butler, Ala., he was one of eleven children to the late Eddie Frank Skipper and Josie Phene Jones Skipper. He was a Baptist Minister, having ...

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  20. ObituariesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    BUTLER, George Washington, Jr. 78, a resident of Prattville, AL, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014. Funeral Services were held on Monday, February 17, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Prattville Memorial Chapel with Dr. Travis Coleman officiating ...

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