Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Conviction in Alabama day care abuse standsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | ABC 33/40

    The Alabama Supreme Court has let stand the 20-year sentence that a Jefferson County day care center worker received for molesting a child. The court on Friday declined to review an appeal by 79-year-old Robert Eugene Frost.

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  2. Hueytown man faces 38 charges in sex abuse case involving 10 boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities said in October that Jason Kreider, 33, befriended the families of his victims and then sexually abused them during a span of 18 months. The abuse allegedly happened in west Jefferson County and the Hueytown area.

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  3. Hueytown man now faces 38 counts of sex crimes involving 10 young boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A Hueytown man arrested last month for sexually abusing young boys under the age of 12 now faces nearly 40 charges involving 10 victims. New charges against Jason Tobias Kreider, 33, were filed in Jefferson County this week, court records show.

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  4. Edward Bowser: Birmingham preschoolers help set a Guinness record,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Late last month, about 40 Birmingham preschoolers from the Jefferson County Committee for Economic Opportunity's Calloway Head Start Center were set to gather for what would be part of the world's largest vocabulary lesson. That's when Rice stepped in.

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  5. Jamaican man on bond from Ross Bridge murder charge arrested by ICERead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Jefferson County Bessemer Cutoff District Court Judge Eric Fancher on Thursday ordered 23-year-old Rayon Bartley's bond revoked at the request of a prosecutor. On Monday, Assistant Bessemer Cutoff District Attorney David Michaels filed a motion asking that Bartley's bond in the case be revoked.

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  6. Fall colors at Turkey Creek: Floating leaves and waterfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Go on an overcast weekday afternoon and you may just about have the whole park to yourself. In 1998, the Jefferson County Commission proposed building a jail in the area. Area residents formed the Society To Advance the Resources at Turkey Creek ...

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  7. Sentences a "joke" says relative of Hanceville family of 3 killed in 2012 crash with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... Rogue Marie Culwell, were killed in the Oct. 2, 2012 crash with an SUV on Birmingport Road in western Jefferson County. When the crash occurred the two men in the SUV had been fleeing police after they robbed and pistol-whipped a Walker County man. ...

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  8. Let's talk: Birmingham councilman brings nonviolence initiative to court with student forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Superintendents from Birmingham and Jefferson County, along with Birmingham's police chief this morning will participate in a student panel about gun violence. Activities this morning are part of Birmingham Councilman Jay Roberson's annual "100 Days of Nonviolence" campaign.

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  9. West Jefferson County history featured today through SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    WEST JEFFERSON COUNTY history will be explored this weekend at the Jefferson County Historical Society's sixth annual West End Weekend today through Sunday. Events will take place at Kalaloch Lodge, 157151 U.S. Highway 101, the Forks Timber Museum and the Peak 6 Adventure Store on the Upper Hoh Road.

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  10. Early child development forum: Meet parents where they are to improve outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... 3 lives with a single parent. The Early Care and Education Work Group of the Children's Policy Council of Jefferson County sponsored Thursday's event at the Harris Early Learning Center. The Alabama Media Group partnered with the Mathews Center on a ...

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  11. Brasch WordsTEA Party Snake Oil for SaleRead the original story

    Aug 21, 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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  12. Literacy Council of Central Alabama seeking volunteers for program in North Jefferson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Literacy Council of Central Alabama wants to establish a literacy program for North Jefferson County, but it needs volunteers. "A North Jefferson program to specifically serve the communities of Fultondale, Gardendale, Mt.

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  13. Devner group buys Pleasant Grove apartments for nearly $4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Business Journal

    Denver, Colo.-based Residential Ventures has acquired a 94-unit apartment community in Pleasant Grove and is looking to buy more Denver, Colo.-based Residential Ventures has acquired a 94-unit apartment community in Pleasant Grove and is looking to buy more. Brooke Lyn Apartments , located at 105 Brooke Lyn Drive, sold to the investor for $3.9 million, according to Jefferson County public records.

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  14. Remembering "Miss Nina": Downtown statue proposed to honor pioneering Birmingham councilwoman and civic leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... questioning the expense of changing addresses. That same year the city agreed to name the new Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority station in Miglionico's honor. The new intermodal transit facility is under construction, but there's been no ...

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  15. Market Noel holiday market Nov. 20-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... houses. All proceeds from Market Noel will support the more than 30 community projects of JLB, including Jefferson County Council on Aging's Meals on Wheels. Meals on Wheels feeds homebound seniors. General admission shopping takes place Nov. 20-22 ...

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  16. Eastwood Village shopping center sold for $17 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Business Journal

    MAP Eastwood LLC sold the portion of the mall west of the Walmart, along with an out parcel to Eastwood Village Shopping Center LLC for $17 million, according to Jefferson County public records. MAP Eastwood LLC sold the portion of the mall west of the Walmart, along with an out parcel to Eastwood Village Shopping Center LLC for $17 million, according to Jefferson County public records.

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  17. Hueytown removes the interim tag from head football coach Scott MansellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The Jefferson County Board of Education saw fit to bump the "interim" role from his job title on Wednesday. Stephens was approved as the full-time head coach on Wednesday among a series of personnel actions at a specially-called board meeting that included several other agendas.

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  18. Birmingham man arrested in connection with pharmacy robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Jefferson County deputies say they have the man responsible for a series of pharmacy robberies. On October 21, 2014 just after 1 p.m., the CVS Pharmacy located in the 2000 block of Center Point Road was robbed by a man with a handgun.

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  19. New Jefferson County Commission sworn in with Jimmie Stephens as president; Sandra Little Brown as pro temRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... of what we expect and I will do my best to make him, the other commissioners proud and I will work to make Jefferson County a better place to live for the citizens." "It's a great day for Jefferson County and I will work as closely with Commissioner ...

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  20. Wallet dropped at Jefferson County crime scene leads lawmen to suspect in string of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Alabama Live

    A man suspected in a string of robberies - as many as six - throughout Birmingham and Jefferson County was captured this afternoon. Tommy Leon Stewart, 28, was identified after he dropped his wallet at one of the crime scenes, said Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian.

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