Blount County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Bessemer man charged in shooting deaths of Blount County pet zebrasRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... have arrested a 22-year-old Bessemer man in the February slaying of two pet zebras on a family's Oneonta farm. Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey announced the arrest Thursday afternoon. Timothy Wayne House Jr., who goes by the nickname ...

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  5. 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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  6. Markers will soon be placed at unmarked graves of historic African-American burial groundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... system. It will deliver emergency and non-emergency information to residents' cell phones. Authorities in Blount County are searching for a 15-year-old Ragland boy who went missing in Highland Lake, Thursday, May 1, 2014. (abc3340.com) Police have ...

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  7. Body of 15-year-old Ragland boy recovered from Blount County lakeRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Authorities have recovered the body of a 15-year-old from Ragland who went missing in a Blount County lake this week.

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  8. Body of drowning victim recovered from a Blount County lakeRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The body of a 15 year old Ragland boy missing since Thursday has been recovered from Highland Lake in Blount County.

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  9. Senate District 17 candidate offering scholarship for high school seniorRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... the opportunity to 'pay it forward' to help another deserving high school senior do the same. My father, a Blount County educator, instilled in me a true value for education at an early age and this scholarship is one way I am putting my money where ...

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  10. Walking Horse Owners Sue Blount County Humane GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | The Horse

    ... purpose. See our privacy policy for more information. A group of Tennessee Walking Horse owners is suing the Blount County, Tenn., Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BCSPCA) for more than $2 million on grounds that horses seized ...

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  11. Forever homes needed so these boys and girls can thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 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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  12. 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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  13. Search underway for missing teenRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    Units from the Blount County Sheriff's Office and Blount County Rescue Squad are searching Highland Lake for a teen who fell from a boat.

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  14. Search underway for teen in water in Highland LakeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Thursday. Source: Matt Kennedy/WBRC Around 50 people are searching for a 15-year-old who fell out of a boat in Blount County on Thursday morning. Sheriff Loyd Arrington says the teen is from Ragland and was on a boat on Highland Lake near Oneonta ...

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  15. Divers summoned in search for teen who fell overboard in Blount County lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Blount County Sheriff Loyd Arrington said the 15-year-old was with two adults who were inspecting boat docks for storm damage when he fell overboard.

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  16. Search underway for missing teen at Highland LakeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    Units from the Blount County Sheriff's Office and Blount County Rescue Squad are searching Highland Lake for a teen who fell from a boat.

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  17. Authorities searching for teen boy in Blount County lakeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Blount County Sheriff's Office and the Blount County Rescue Squad are among those searching the 15-year-old boy.

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  18. Alabama tornadoes destroyed, damaged more than 1,000 homes, Red Cross preliminary numbers showRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Dennis Nix stands outside his father's destroyed house in the Straight Mountain community of Blount County, Ala., Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

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  19. Is storm damage to your home, vehicle or business covered by insurance? There's a good chance, but policies varyRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The debris-covered bed Dennis Nix was in seconds before a tornado destroyed his father's destroyed house is shown in the Straight Mountain community of Blount County, Ala., Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

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  20. Blount County Storm Damage April 29, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Dennis Nix stands outside his father's destroyed house in the Straight Mountain community of Blount County, Ala., Tuesday, April 29, 2014.

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