Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. See how much Jefferson County spent to drug test new hires; which have now been haltedRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Alabama Live

    Drug tests and medical exams for new Jefferson County hires have cost $320,000 since 2007, but have been suspended pending an investigation over whether the tests are constitutional.

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  2. Informational meeting on air pollution and ABC Coke plant slated for Monday in TarrantRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Alabama Live

    ... pollution in north Birmingham and surrounding areas and the ABC Coke plant Monday evening in Tarrant. The Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH) is hosting the meeting about Drummond Company's Title V operating permit for ABC Coke. GASP, a ...

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  3. Workers find skull, another bone while excavating behind downtown Birmingham businessRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Alabama Live

    ... Cabinet Co. notified police of the discovery they had made behind the business at 95 3rd Ave. North. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office plans to do some sifting in the area, but the rain could delay their investigation for several days, Deputy ...

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  4. Parents of special needs student killed by MAX trolley want documents and driver's depositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Alabama Live

    ... she was struck by a MAX DART bus on Southside are asking a court to order the driver and the Birmingham Jefferson County Transit Authority to turn over certain documents. Azadeh Farjadi and Behraz Bahri, the parents of Pouneh Bahri who was killed in ...

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  5. Judge to decide fate of Americaa s Best Value Inn on FridayRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... who was doing what, and you would run it by him and he wouldn't do nothing," the former employee said. If a Jefferson County judge does not rule in favor of the motel, the owner will have to close its doors to the public Friday evening.

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  6. Mt. Olive teen's legacy continues with annual Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive this SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    The north Jefferson County community will continue to honor the last birthday wish of Roxanne Adams , who died at the age of 17, at the fourth annual Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive.

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  7. Attorney for teen charged in 2013 Railroad Park shooting says key witness recantsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge Clyde Jones today issued an order saying he will hear the motion to dismiss, along with other pending motions, on May 13. Deputy Jefferson County District Attorney Danny Carr said he could not comment on the motion to dismiss because the case is pending.

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  8. Did court-appointed receiver overstep authority by halting drug tests for new Jefferson County workers?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    Some Jefferson County officials believe Ronald Sims, a court-appointed receiver over the HR department, may have gone too far when he ordered the county to halt drug tests of new employees.

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  9. Steve Flowers' Weekly Column - March 26, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    ... knit and numbers about 12. The face cards are former legislator, State DHR Director, Hoover Mayor and now Jefferson County Administrator Tony Petelos, former State Representatives and now lobbyists Mark Gaines and Allen Sanderson, and current State ...

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  10. Relay For Life Blue Dress Runway fundraiser in Fultondale set for March 30Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    FULTONDALE, Alabama - Every year north Jefferson County residents create teams and raise money for cancer research as part of the Relay For Life of North Jefferson event.

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  11. Boston mourns 2 firefighters killed in blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | ABC 33/40

    ... healthy food options for them, but a boost to Alabama's farmers and farmers' markets. A hearing today in a Jefferson County courtroom began a legal battle between a hotel and the city of Homewood on whether it can stay open. After nearly 150 violent ...

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  12. Northport searching for three robbery suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... healthy food options for them, but a boost to Alabama's farmers and farmers' markets. A hearing today in a Jefferson County courtroom began a legal battle between a hotel and the city of Homewood on whether it can stay open. After nearly 150 violent ...

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  13. Fresh options for SNAP benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... healthy food options for them, but a boost to Alabama's farmers and farmers' markets. A hearing today in a Jefferson County courtroom began a legal battle between a hotel and the city of Homewood on whether it can stay open. After nearly 150 violent ...

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  14. Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore says appearance at candidate Stan...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore is scheduled to speak Sunday morning at the Jefferson County church where lieutenant governor candidate Stan Cooke is pastor.

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  15. Birmingham PD responds to overpass incidentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... Department is taking steps to find the culprit. Gayle Cunningham, the former executive director of the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity, was sentenced to 24 months in prison Wednesday according to the U.S. District Attorney's ...

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  16. Homewood hotel fights back in court to keep its licenseRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    A hearing today in a Jefferson County courtroom began a legal battle between a hotel and the city of Homewood on whether it can stay open.

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  17. Gardendale considers improving communications between departments for emergency situationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Alabama Live

    ... fully equip the city, and after the three years the city will own the equipment. Additionally, he said the Jefferson County Communications System offered the city two talk groups, or channels, on the system free of charge. During a work session ...

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  18. 2 arrested in Tuscaloosa for manufacturing methRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    Gayle Cunningham, the former executive director of the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity, was sentenced to 24 months in prison Wednesday according to the U.S. District Attorney's Office.

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  19. Former JCCEO executive director Gayle Cunningham sentenced to 2 years ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Alabama Live

    - Gayle Cunningham, the former executive director of the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity, was sentenced this afternoon to two years in prison for her guilty plea to charges related to the theft of nearly $500,000 from the agency. ...

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  20. New lunchroom coming for Johnson ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | The Trussville Tribune

    The Jefferson County Board of Education on Thursday approved of a new cafeteria being constructed at Kermit Johnson Elementary School in Pinson.

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