Winston County Newswire

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  1. Council hears from city's new acting police chiefRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... be discussed at the next council meeting in May. a heard a report from officials from the Walker County and Winston County libraries. a heard from Buddy Smith, the city's fire chief, who said currently things are running smoothly at the fire ...

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  2. Council hears from city's new acting police chiefRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... be discussed at the next council meeting in May. a heard a report from officials from the Walker County and Winston County libraries. a heard from Buddy Smith, the city's fire chief, who said currently things are running smoothly at the fire ...

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  3. WCSO searching for owners of recovered itemsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Winston County Sheriff's Office is hoping to return a special item to its rightful owner.

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  4. Alabama's best: Winston County teens head to national auto competition in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Alabama Live

    BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Two Winston County students will represent Alabama and show off their automotive skills this summer in the Motor City.

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  5. Prep Softball: Lynn blanks No. 1 Sumiton ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... said. "There's no telling how many times we're going to play them this year." Lynn (28-4) opens play in the Winston County Softball Tournament Friday at Double Springs. Sumiton Christian (23-10) plays at Brilliant on Thursday and competes in the ...

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  6. WCSO searching for owners of recovered itemsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Winston County Sheriff's Office is hoping to return a special item to its rightful owner.

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  7. New study shows a growing number of children are born out of wedlock in AlabamaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Alabama Live

    ... women in 2012. Shelby County had the lowest rate of births to unmarried women at 17.7 percent, followed by Winston County with 24.2 percent and Blount County with 24.7 percent. In Montgomery County, the rate was 58.1 percent. "Such high rates of ...

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  8. AUM study shows number of children born out of wedlock growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... children were born to unmarried women in 2012. Shelby County had the lowest rate at 17.7 percent, followed by Winston County at 24.2 percent and Blount at 24.7 percent. Montgomery County had a rate of 58.1 percent of births from unmarried women. ...

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  9. Alabama Farm-City Committee Recognizes Creative StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Neighbors

    ... row are Xavier Mosley of Russell County, kindergarten-third grade poster contest winner; and Jake Crowson of Winston County, fourth-sixth grade poster contest winner. BIRMINGHAM, Ala., - Creative students from Clay, Pickens, Randolph and Russell ...

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  10. Townley man saves Civil War-era cemeteryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Louie Self stands in the cemetery that he uncovered several years ago just off Highway 124 near Townley.

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  11. Townley man saves Civil War-era cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Louie Self stands in the cemetery that he uncovered several years ago just off Highway 124 near Townley.

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  12. Prep Baseball: Cordova moves to 2-0 in area playRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    With the game on the line, Cordova came through in the clutch on Friday night in its area opener against Winston County.

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  13. Missing children found safe in HaleyvilleRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities are searching for three girls in Haleyville in Winston County. Police are looking in a wooded area off 12th Avenue near 16th Street just south of downtown Haleyville.

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  14. Authorities searching for 3 missing girls in HaleyvilleRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The girls, ages 5, 7 and 10, went into the woods around 4 p.m. Friday, Mayor Ken Sunseri said.

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  15. JPD recovers heirloom items taken in burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Jasper police Connie Cooner Rowe and officers from the Jasper Police Department and Winston County Sheriff's Office look over items recovered from a residential burglary that happened on Jan. 6. Photo courtesy of Jasper Police Department Jasper police, along with help from the Winston County Sheriff's Office, recovered a large assortment of ... (more)

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  16. Jailhouse sexual abuse reaches far beyond Tutwiler Prison, and guards ...Read the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... and county jails across the state, in work release centers and lockups in places like Mount Vernon and in Winston County, in Bullock and Clarke counties. While six workers from Tutwiler have faced charges of custodial sexual misconduct - the statute ...

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  17. Arrest made in Smith Lake burglaryRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Winston County Sheriff's Office announced this week that they have arrested Gordon Lance Winstead, 43, of Arley, for at least one large theft in the Smith Lake community.

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  18. County braces for more wintry weatherRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... due to the threat of severe winter weather. With the area under a Winter Storm Warning, Walker, Jefferson and Winston County school systems will be closed again today. Jasper City Schools and Sumiton Christian School will also be closed today. ...

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  19. Arrest made in Smith Lake burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The Winston County Sheriff's Office announced this week that they have arrested Gordon Lance Winstead, 43, of Arley, for at least one large theft in the Smith Lake community.

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  20. County braces for more wintry weatherRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... due to the threat of severe winter weather. With the area under a Winter Storm Warning, Walker, Jefferson and Winston County school systems will be closed again today. Jasper City Schools and Sumiton Christian School will also be closed today. ...

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