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  1. Blount County vice principal secretly videotaped nude 14-year-old, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Blount County school administrator was arrested early this morning on felony charges that he videotaped a 14-year-old girl nude in the bathroom without her knowledge. Tim Clevenger, the 48-year-old assistant principal at Locust Fork High School, is charged with production of obscene matter, criminal surveillance and possession of obscene matter, according to court records.


  2. ALDOT crews treating area roads in preparation for possible winter weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... re now applying de-icing agents to I-59 in St. Clair County, Hwy. 31 from Finley Avenue to Warrior and I-65 in Blount County.


  3. Update from Blount County and Jeremy Todd AddawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Yesterday was made infinitely more hilarious around kosland by the diligent investigation and reportage of the now famously esteemed Mr. Jeremy Todd Addaway of Blount County, Alabama. Despite the dearth of "homosexual activities" uncovered by Mr. Addaway by light of the north central Alabama sanitizing sun, and in light of his nagging suspicions of covert tree dwelling rodent Bacchanalia in his pines, apparently Jeremy decided to stake out his brush-pile overnight to prevent any perversion of his parcel and mayhap snag the makings of a fast-breaking AM squirrel redeye gravy.


  4. 'No Homosexuals Doing Homosexual Things': 'Redneck News' Reports from Blount County, AL [VIDEO]Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Brad Blog

    House GOP passes Keystone XL bill - again; Apple invests big in solar; Oil cos dump toxic waste into CA aquifers; PLUS: Uncle Sam wants YOU to save the monarch butterfly... Three Muslim students were shot in the head execution style by a neighbor in NC. Police say it was a 'parking dispute'.


  5. Alabama's 'Redneck News' Reports On Changes After Gay...Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Memeorandum

    Alabama's 'Redneck News' Reports On Changes After Gay Marriage - An intrepid citizen journalist in Blount County, Alabama posted a video to Facebook on Wednesday reporting on the changes to his state after legalization of gay marriage.


  6. Blount, St. Clair Counties will improve parks with $120K in grant fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Blount and St. Clair Counties will get to improve some of their parks thanks to grant money from the Land and Water Conservation Fund . The Blount County Commission will use $30,000 to purchase 20 acres adjacent to Palisades Park in Oneonta and develop hiking trails and areas for rock climbing and rappelling.


  7. Adoptables: Area shelters, rescues offer pets for forever homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... one of the pets above, here's the contact information for the shelters and rescues participating this week: ++ Blount County Animal Shelter , Carl Coleman Center, 4141 County Highway 13, Locust Fork, 35097. 205.647.8340 or .


  8. Brothers charged 23 years apart with murder in baseball-bat beating deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... three people suspected of helping to beat a Holly Pond man to death last month - with a stick or baseball bat. Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey today announced the capital murder charges against Matthew Thrasher, 33, Stephanie Underwood, ...


  9. Parking complaint in Kenosha leads to homicide victim in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... a homicide victim in Alabama, Kenosha police said Wednesday. The body of David Hayes, 53, was found Tuesday in Blount County, Alabama, according to a news release from Kenosha Police Chief John W. Morrissey. According to Morrissey, officers found a ...


  10. Blount Co. teacher sex abuse case headed to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Blount County teacher accused of having three inappropriate relationships with students waived her right to a preliminary hearing on Wednesday. The sex abuse case against Ashley Parkins Pruitt will go straight to a grand jury, which is scheduled to begin meeting on Monday, Jan. 26. Pruitt is charged with two counts of sex acts with a student, one count of sexual contact with a student, and two counts of providing porn to a minor.


  11. Wisconsin shoplifting arrests lead to Alabama murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Matthew Thrasher and Stephanie Underwood were arrested in Wisconsin, and what authorities found in their car led to a murder investigation in Alabama. A shoplifting arrest in Wisconsin turned into a bizarre murder investigation in Alabama's Blount County, and led authorities today to the body of a missing Cullman County man.


  12. Adoptables: Give one of these pets a chance at a long, happy lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... one of the pets above, here's the contact information for the shelters and rescues participating this week: ++ Blount County Animal Shelter , Carl Coleman Center, 4141 County Highway 13, Locust Fork, 35097. 205.647.8340 or .


  13. Nearly 90 pounds of marijuana found during drug raid in HomewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Irondale, Warrior and Blount County drug investigators raided a house on Edgehill Road in Homewood on Jan. 2, 2015. Irondale police confiscated nearly 90 pounds of marijuana, as well as guns and cash, during a raid on a stash house in Homewood.


  14. Massive search underway for missing Georgia man with Alabama tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... 6'02" tall and 215 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes. Nash has immediate family and friends that live in Blount County, Alabama. Hundreds of volunteers are searching the area where Nash was last seen and will continue to do so throughout the ...


  15. Blount County man charged with rape of young girl, suspected in abuse of 9 others, dead in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Alabama Live

    An Oneonta man charged with the rape and sex abuse of a young girl, and suspected in at least nine other cases, fled Alabama and committed suicide, authorities confirmed today. Blount County officials charged Jason Thomas Bates, 35, with two counts of first-degree rape, two counts of first-degree sodomy and one count of sex abuse of a child.


  16. Red Cross puts out call for donations of badly needed blood, platelets, during the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Regency Wynfrey Hotel, 3000 Riverchase Galleria, Hoover, Fri., Dec. 26, through Sun., Dec. 28, 12 noon-6 p.m. Blount County Chapter, American Red Cross, 906 Second Ave. NE, Oneonta. Thurs., Dec. 18, 1:30-5:30 p.m.


  17. Blount County farm's famous Nativity camel has died, but shows go on this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Tony and Nan Fallin, who run T&N Acres near Locust Fork in Blount County, have been providing animals for Live Nativity scenes every Christmas season for more than 14 years. More than a dozen churches in central Alabama rely on the farm to provide them with donkeys, camels, sheep and other Nativity scene animals.


  18. 'Santa's helpers' decide to retire after turn in Christmas paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... week. Neither of them are in good health, they say, and it feels like it's time to walk away. "Children in Blount County see us year round, see us every Sunday," Cecelia said. "But at Christmas time, their faces just change, they look at him like, ...


  19. Shotgun shooting death in Blount County will go to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The shooting death of a Blount County man last week will be presented to a grand jury to determine whether charges will be filed in the case, authorities said today. Clint Myrick, 28, was killed early Thursday at a home in the Susan Moore community.


  20. Ready to sell?: Birmingham Water Works Board ramps talks to sell part of state's largest utilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Underwood told the board today. Utility officials recently met with officials from Pine Bluff and Remlap in Blount County about potential interest in buying parts of the system within their county. Water Works leaders this spring met with St. Clair ...