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  1. 'It's not all handcuffs and tickets': Birmingham police recruits sort groceries for the needyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Community Food Bank of Central Alabama provides food to those in need in a 12-county area that stretches from Winston County to Talladega County. "We rely heavily on volunteers,'' said Jon Barnacastle, programs coordinator for the agency. "These ...

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  2. Walker, Winston counties to take part in spring cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... 3 office is located at 19 Taft Road in Parrish. The District 4 office is located at 55 4th Ave. in Sipsey. Winston County is also expected to participate in the cleanup under the leadership of the Arley Women's Club. Club members will distribute ...

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  3. Lynn wins Winston County Baseball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Lynn High School won the Winston County Baseball Tournament on Saturday at Lynn, beating Addison and Winston County. Members of the team are, front row, from left, Brandon Heck, Drew Kelly, Bryant Lawrence, Luke Tittle, Braden Cagle and Peyton Moore, back row, head coach James Tidwell, Caden Richard, Gabe Crane, Nick Molinar, Garrison Mays, Ryan Cagle, Austin Molinar, Corey Alexander, Stevie Howell, Sam Horton and assistant Daniel Farris.

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  4. Roy L. MasseyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    ... in Walker County to parents Luther Carmack and Callie Eva (Martin) Massey, but lived most of his life in Winston County. Roy was a loving husband, father, grandfather, friend and neighbor. He was a longtime member and a deacon since 1961 at Poplar ...

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  5. Sheriff rejects request to house city inmates at jailRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    There is not enough room at the county jail to house city inmates, Walker County Sheriff Jim Underwood announced Thursday during a work session of the Walker County Commission. The contract that has allowed the Jasper Police Department to house its inmates at the Winston County Jail for the past two years expired this week, Jasper Police Chief JC Poe informed commissioners during the meeting.

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  6. Addison one win away from Winston County softball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Addison is within one win of the Winston County Softball Tournament title after picking up a pair of victories at Lynn High School on Thursday. The Bulldogs opened with a 17-0 rout of Winston County before taking down defending county champ Lynn 6-1 in the winner's bracket game.

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  7. 3 arrested, charged for thefts in CordovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    McGuff was wanted for a series of burglaries that occurred on River Road in recent months. He was arrested by the Winston County Sheriff's Office in February but was released on bond and left the area before warrants for his arrest could be finalized in Walker County.

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  8. WACF funds Winston County art programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Winston County students practice painting in the style of 20th century Dutch artist Piet Mondrian. Photo Special to the Eagle Students at two Winston County schools are taking art this semester thanks to a grant from the Walker Area Community Foundation.

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  9. Former Winston County sheriff's deputy sentenced to federal prisonRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Grady Keith Concord, 42, of Nauvoo, was sentenced Thursday to three years and nine months in federal prison for extorting a woman to produce methamphetamine in her home. Concord, a former sheriff's deputy with the Winston County Sheriff's Office, approached the woman in July 2013 promising her a supply of pseudoephedrine, a key ingredient in meth manufacturing, if she would cook the product.

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  10. Deputy who extorted woman to make meth gets 4 yearsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... ( http://bit.ly/1ChkeIe ) a judge on Thursday sentenced 42-year-old Grady Keith Concord of Nauvoo. The former Winston County sheriff's deputy pleaded guilty in December to several charges related to the manufacture of methamphetamine. Prosecutors ...

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  11. Former Winston County deputy sentenced to federal prison in meth extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Alabama Live

    A former Winston County sheriff's deputy has been sentenced to serve three years and nine months in federal prison for his plea to charges he extorted a woman to cook methamphetamine. Grady Keith Concord, 42, of Nauvoo, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Abdul Kallon during a hearing Thursday in Birmingham.

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  12. 56th Annual Chitlin' Supper set for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    A tradition that started long ago will continue later this month when the 56th annual Chitlin' Supper is held Friday, March 20, from 4:30 until 8:30 p.m., at the Meek Elementary School Gym in Arley. The supper has been hosted each March by the Winston County Chitlin' Eaters Association and "the Band of Champions" of Meek High School, as a fundraiser for the band, since 1959.

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  13. Oakman softball team improves to 10-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Oakman showed why it's the No. 2 team in Class 3A on Thursday with a 12-2 blowout win at home over an over-matched Winston County team.

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  14. Bobbie Lodge - GreenwoodRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    Born in Winston County, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Samuel and Netha Glaze Aaron. Bobbie was of the Baptist faith.

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  15. Bobbie Lodge - GreenwoodRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | GwdToday.com

    Born in Winston County, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late Charlie Samuel and Netha Glaze Aaron. Bobbie was of the Baptist faith.

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  16. Bentley awards grants to fund domestic violence programsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Governor Robert Bentley has awarded grants to help fund programs that provide assistance to survivors of domestic abuse in several Alabama counties. The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs says Bentley awarded more than $38,750 to the Marion County Commission to support a program that helps prosecute domestic violence cases in Marion and Winston counties.

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  17. Live updates: Ice hits northern, northwestern AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The National Weather Service has added Jefferson, Pickens and Tuscaloosa counties into the winter storm warning area. The warning area now covers all of northern Alabama.

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  18. North Alabama quickly becoming icy while forecasters watch freezing line sink southwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Meanwhile, in central Alabama forecasters were watching the freezing line sink southward while rain was still falling. A winter storm warning was in effect for north and parts of central Alabama on Thursday morning, and a freezing rain advisory stretched across parts of central Alabama.

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  19. Senator Holtzclaw to make first public appearance since billboard controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Senator Bill Holtzclaw posted a picture on his blog over the weekend, saying he was snowed in in rural Winston County and hasn't been able to respond to requests for interviews. He's ready for people to hear what he has to say about everything, that includes the billboard and ALDOT's decision to pull road funding from his area.

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  20. Blame it on the snow: Holtzclaw comes forward for first time since billboard kerfuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Facebook and Twitter to his Senate District 2 blog. Holtzclaw said in the blog that he has been snowed in in Winston County. "I made it safely home today and, with the recent news coverage, I am a little behind on emails and phone calls," Holtzclaw ...

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