Blount County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Kimberly woman killed in Blount County crash; teen injuredRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Alabama State Troopers identified the victim as Polly Maria Franklin, 40. Authorities said she was a passenger in a 2006 Honda driven by the 18-year-old girl.

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  2. Attorney says he doesn't expect charges in deadly Locust Fork shootingRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The attorney for a Blount County teenager believed to have shot and killed a man in Locust Fork Wednesday says he doesn't expect charges to be filed in the case, but the county's district attorney says that's up to a grand jury to decide.

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  3. Authorities investigate homicide in Blount County after man is shot in Locust Fork houseRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... according to Fox 6 WBRC . The incident happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of Tawbush Road. The Blount County Sheriff's Office first received a call of a domestic dispute, and then received a call of a shooting. The victim, a ...

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  4. Prosecution on hold for Ozark man accused of threatening President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... Chairman Richard Mauk, with the Jefferson County Democratic Party was served the contest. We're told it ap... BLOUNT COUNTY, Alabama -- A death investigation is underway in Locust Fork after a man was found dead inside a home late Wednesday ...

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  5. Man found dead from apparent gunshot wound inside Locust Fork homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... is underway in Locust Fork after a 36-year-old man was found dead inside a home late Wednesday afternoon. The Blount County Sheriff's Office says the victim died from an apparent gunshot wound. Investigators are treating his death as a homicide ...

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  6. Jefferson Co. District 2 Race contestedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... Chairman Richard Mauk, with the Jefferson County Democratic Party was served the contest. We're told it ap... BLOUNT COUNTY, Alabama -- A death investigation is underway in Locust Fork after a man was found dead inside a home late Wednesday ...

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  7. It's dog and cat, puppy and kitty season; lots of animals available for adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... held at local pet stores. Visit Greater Birmingham Humane Society, BJC Animal Control, Shelby Humane Society, Blount County Animal Shelter or Cherokee County Adoption Center, or your own county's animal shelter. My wife and I are fostering a couple ...

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  8. Undocumented Immigrants Denied Water Service In DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Water Online

    ... immigrants," ThinkProgress reported back in 2011. "According to the sign at Allgood Water Works in Blount County, Alabama, customers must have 'an Alabama driver's license or an Alabama picture ID card on file' by the date that the immigration law ...

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  9. Susan Moore High School teacher to be re-instated after Blount County sex abuse, harassment, charges dismissedRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... won't be coaching this year because the position of girls' basketball coach has already been filled, he said. Blount County District Court Judge Sherry Burns dismissed the misdemeanor charges of harassment and second-degree sexual abuse after the ...

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  10. Here are this week's adoptable animals, so pick one out and take her homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... mingham 35202. 205-591-6522 or contact Lee McDonald, adoption-rescue coordinator, at lmcdonald@bjcacs.com . ++ Blount County Animal Shelter , Carl Coleman Center, 4141 County Highway 13, Locust Fork, 35097. 205.647.8340 or bcasi411@aol.com .

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  11. 14 more great Alabama swimming holes recommended by AL.com readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... in the original Mountain Brook area off of Highway 5. One of the bottles from the dairy is on display at the Blount County Museum." Allison Jackson offered advice with her recommendation: "Not far from the location on Little River is a swimming hole ...

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  12. Authorities search for wife of man arrested after chase that began in PinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... Joseph Poe III. Poe was arrested July 8 after leading deputies on a pursuit in a stolen truck that ended in Blount County. After he was arrested he was questioned about his missing wife. He told detectives that he had last seen her when he dropped ...

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  13. Corner woman convicted of killing ex-husband in 2011 with shotgun blast to the heartRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A Corner woman was convicted this morning in the 2011 shotgun shooting death of her ex-husband in Blount County.

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  14. Wal-Mart expanding in Alabama with its Express store conceptRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... documents show the company also is planning Express stores in at least two other Alabama towns: Snead in Blount County and Grant in Marshall County. But Wal-Mart would not confirm those stores. The Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer, which held its ...

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  15. Blount County factory employees evacuated due to bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    MARYVILLE - A Blount County factory is being evacuated Wednesday night due to a bomb threat.

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  16. Blount County Habitat for Humanity completes two homes for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ALCOA - Two Alcoa families have a new home on Tuesday. The Blount County Habitat for Humanity celebrated the completion of the Tate and Kirkland family homes.

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  17. Man arrested for allegedly molesting two childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2009 | Cullman Times

    ... the report of the alleged abuse came in February from the victims, who live in Cullman County, near the Blount County line. "Part of their (Arab) police jurisdiction goes into Cullman County," Roden said. "But they (suspect) still have to go through ...

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    By SAMANTHA MANNING 6 News Reporter NASHVILLE - Nearly two years after a Blount County teen's death, a bill bearing her name is now law.

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  19. Oneonta to vote on alcohol sales TuesdayRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... some people, the vote is a moral issue and a matter of right and wrong. Robert Cozad was born and raised in Blount County. He wants to "keep Blount County special." To him, that means keeping alcohol out, and he wants everyone to know it. "It's ...

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  20. Remlap woman killed in early morning accident in Blount CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    Alabama State Troopers report that a single-vehicle accident resulted in the death of 20-year-old Melissa Gilbert from Remlap.

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