Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. On Native GroundTHE Nexus of Climate Change and WarRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... seen the first municipal bankruptcy - of many to come, I believe - in Central Falls, R.I., and others like Jefferson County, Ala., preparing to vote on declaring Chapter 11. Global economies are exhausted, teetering on collapse. The entire fiat ...

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  2. Support for Iraq's Christian minority, keeping Birmingham's Vulcan Trail clean and more letters to the editorRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... sessor Andrew Bennett's request for convention expenses continues to be debated. A Midfield reader says the Jefferson County Commissioners should re-evaluate the request.

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  3. Game warden to work with Trussville officials on disappearing pets problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Trussville Tribune

    Jefferson County Game Warden Kerry Bradford on Monday will meet with city of Trussville officials to come up with a plan regarding the missing small pets in the Maplewood subdivision .

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  4. Vehicle of woman found dead on I-65 recovered in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Jefferson County authorities say that no evidence to explain why a woman was left on the side of I-65 was found in her recovered vehicle.

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  5. 'Survivor' contestant killed in workplace accidentRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Canadian HR Reporter

    ... former contestant on the `` Survivor'' reality show, has died in a railway accident in Alabama. He was 27. Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Bill Yates says Bankston, who was working at the Alabama Warrior Railway in Birmingham, was thrown from a ...

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  6. Jefferson County to open new car tag office by Aug. 1 at Hoover MetRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Jefferson County Commission today voted to open a car tag office in the southern area of Jefferson County that could serve up to 150,000.

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  7. Birmingham high school teacher, 41, charged with having sexual contact with 14-year-old studentRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... High School teacher has been arrested on charges he had sexual relations with a 14-year-old student. A Jefferson County grand jury on Wednesday indicted Phillip Smith III, 41, on a charge of a school employee having sexual contact with a student ...

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  8. Morris to update senior centerRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... is" sign and passed a resolution for a Community Development Block Grant Program Cooperation Agreement with Jefferson County.

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  9. Federal judge turns focus to Jefferson County Sheriff's Office in 32-year-old discrimination orderRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A federal judge, who last year installed a manager to oversee all Jefferson County personnel decisions to prevent discrimination against blacks and women, has now turned his focus onto the county sheriff's office.

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  10. Train killed 'Survivor' starRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Fox News

    ... be missed by so many. We extend our most sincere condolences to his family and to his fiancA , Colton" Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Bill Yates says Bankston, who was working at the Alabama Warrior Railway in Birmingham, was thrown from a ...

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  11. JeffCo Commission Pres. David Carrington endorses Gary Palmer in 6th District runoffRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... to meet with Gary Palmer, I've had the opportunity to visit with him." Carrington said he's discussed Jefferson County issues with Palmer, as well as issues of a broader scope, including immigration, tax policy, the Social Security system, economic ...

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  12. Juror's pending criminal charges didn't prejudice outcome of capital murder trial, judge...Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... of parole. It was the second trial for Porter after the first one last fall was declared a mistrial by Jefferson County Circuit Judge Laura Petro before the jury deliberated. Petro rejected most of their arguments, but said she would focus on ...

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  13. Man found killed in Homewood house identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Patrick Ken Geralds, 59. Authorities said Geralds had recently moved into the Grove Street home where he was discovered dead.

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  14. Jefferson County runoff candidates to meet at forum in Lawson State Community CollegeRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Candidates for Jefferson County Commission Districts 1 and 2 and Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge Place 10 will take part in a Runoff Candidate Forum tonight at Lawson State Community College.

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  15. CollegeFirst Students Celebrate Finishing ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... their completion of a college-preparatory program called CollegeFirst. Students from Birmingham City, Jefferson County, Hewitt-Trussville and Shelby County Schools participated in the program. CollegeFirst aims to get students ready to take Advanced ...

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  16. Torch Run hosted at Alabama AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... forum Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Audience members will be allowed to ask questions about the candidates for Jefferson County Commission Districts 1 and 2. The Lawson State Community College will host a candidate forum Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Audience ...

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  17. Supreme Court limits president's power on appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... forum Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Audience members will be allowed to ask questions about the candidates for Jefferson County Commission Districts 1 and 2. The Lawson State Community College will host a candidate forum Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Audience ...

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  18. Jefferson Co. authorities report 51 heroin-related deaths so far in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities say heroin related deaths have more than quadrupled in Jefferson County in the last five years.

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  19. Alabama high school hoops legend Jeremy Monceaux named new basketball coach at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Alabama High School Athletic Association's all-time career scoring leader at 4,555 points was approved this week by the Jefferson County Board of Education.

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  20. Coroner identifies woman found dead on I-65Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... morning on the side of interstate after a stranded driver saw the body and reported it to officials. The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office described her as a white female with brown hair, 5'7", 235 pounds, with a tongue piercing. The coroner's ...

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