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Mr. Don Calvin Terry, age 83, of Centre, passed away Sunday April 23, 2017 at his residence.

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The Centre City Council, upon the recommendation of Centre Police Chief Kirk Blankenship, has approved the promotion of Centre Police Officer Matthew “Matt” Peek to the rank of corporal following the recent resignation of Officer Brent Grimes.

Alabama, AL, April 24- Average retail gasoline prices in Alabama have fallen 0.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.17/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,348 gas outlets in Alabama. This compares with the national average that has increased 1 cent per gallon …

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Cherokee County Commission has adopted a resolution asking the county’s legislative delegation to introduce a local bill establishing an occupancy fee on lodging. The proceeds would benefit the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, the Cherokee County Parks and Recreation Board and the Ch…

On Friday, April 14, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received a call from 911 stating that a female had called in about a domestic violence situation on Dekalb County Road 232 on Lookout Mountain. DeKalb County Deputies, Alabama State Troopers, and DeKalb County Investigators responded to…

Centre’s pleas to the Alabama Department of Transportation to keep their traffic signal at the intersection of Main Street and College Street and to keep its current speed limit have apparently fallen on deaf ears. But the city hopes DOT will listen to the voice of the citizens.

Alabama, AL, April 17- Average retail gasoline prices in Alabama have risen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.17/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,348 gas outlets in Alabama. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.1 cents per gallo…

Earlier in the week the Cherokee County Republican Party voted to receive two more elected officials to the GOP. According to Republican Party Chairman Josh Summerford, the GOP welcomed County Commissioners Carlton Teague and Kimball Parker to the Republican Party. The addition of Commission…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Sheriff’s Office recently acquired a new tracking canine, appropriately named “Tracker.” The addition was made possible through assistance from a Spring Garden couple and local veterinarian, Dr. Jeremy Deaton.

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (April 10, 2017) – Kay Ivey was sworn in as the 54th Governor of the State of Alabama in the Old Senate Chamber in the Alabama State Capitol by Acting Chief Justice Lyn Stuart.

Alabama, AL, April 10- Average retail gasoline prices in Alabama have risen 4.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.13/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,348 gas outlets in Alabama. This compares with the national average that has increased 5.7 cents per gallo…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting i…

Gadsden State Community College begins the first of a series of Preview Days starting on Feb. 8 to allow prospective students to get a firsthand view of a campus of their choice in either Etowah, Calhoun or Cherokee counties. Preview Days will continue through April 4 at each of Gadsden Stat…

On March 21, 2017 Sergeant Robin Snider the DARE coordinator for Alabama came to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office to present School Resource/DARE Officer Lieutenant Anthony Bartley with the DARE officer of the year award.

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