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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. FEMA closing tornado recovery centers in Tuscaloosa, Blount countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Emergency Management Agency, both recovery centers will close their doors for good at 6 p.m. Saturday. The Blount County recovery center is located at Oneonta Recreation Park on Alabama 75 in Oneonta. The Tuscaloosa County center is at the Salvation ...

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  13. Search for Teenager in LakeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WERC-AM Birmingham

    A search was underway Thursday for a teenager who fell from a boat... on Blount County's Highland Lake.

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  14. Make this Memorial Day weekend memorable with a new furry friendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 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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  15. Plenty of wonderful companions available from area rescues, sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 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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  16. Justice for 8 pups and mama dog brutally beaten to death, Blount Cnty ALRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... who now wish to remain anonymous. If not for persistence by animal advocates in gaining cooperation from Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey and Blountsville Police Chief Ray Baxley, this incident would be unknown to proper authorities. In ...

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  17. Mystery of Alabama's ancient cave caskets, pine boxes built at the asylum and the Coffin ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... a while now, waiting for the trifecta. My discovery over the weekend of the existence of Crump Burial Cave in Blount County helped me round out this feature. In the mid-1800s, the cave was the site of the discovery of several wooden coffins used by ...

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  18. Bradberry, Hoyt JerryRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... away on Friday, May 2, 2014 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auburndale due to pneumonia. Born Feb. 15, 1948 in Blount County, AL, he was a resident of Polk County for most of his life. He was a disabled Vietnam veteran, was of the Baptist faith and was ...

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  19. These dogs and cats from area shelters, rescues are looking for permanent homesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... dopt one of the adorables above, here's the contact information for the participating shelters and rescues: ++ 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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  20. Supplies 'urgently needed' for Blount County storm victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The past week has been very challenging for Red Cross volunteers assisting the victims of last week's tornadoes in Blount County.

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