Calhoun

Teens get ‘hour upon the stage’ with Shakespeare project

“Julius Caesar” is a production of the Shakespeare Project, a Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce Foundation initiative in collaboration with JSU and...

New looks shine on new school year’s first day

New lights, new bricks and the promise of more "new" later in the year await the collective student body of Calhoun County's schools...

Calhoun County judge grants AG’s restraining order against plumbing company

The Alabama attorney general’s office announced Friday that a Calhoun County judge granted an emergency request for a restraining order against a “...

Annual United Cerebral Palsy telethon fundraiser set for this weekend

The local chapter of United Cerebral Palsy will hold its 60th annual telethon fundraiser Saturday and Sunday. The fundraiser accounts for about 30...

No reported flooding after heavy rain Wednesday, more soggy weather incoming

Northern Calhoun County avoided flooding from heavy downpours on Wednesday, but that could change if more rain falls as expected during the next two...

Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office investigating rape in Ohatchee

According to a Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office report, the 26-year-old woman stated that the incident occurred around 10 a.m. on July 12.

Heavy rain brings flash flood warning

Heavy rain today after an overnight drenching will flood parts of northern Calhoun and Cleburne counties, the National Weather Service warned this...

Troopers find man who fled scene of fatal crash

State Troopers have been in contact with a driver involved in a crash that killed a Heflin man July 14 along Interstate 20 about 4 miles west of...

Calhoun Community College offering Commercial Driver’s License course for women

Coming up in September, Calhoun Community College is offering a special 4-week educational course designed specifically for women. And no, it’s not...

Sheriff’s Office seeks applicants to work in crowded jail

Calhoun County is desperately seeking a few more good workers. With the jail’s population at record highs – 658 people were in county custody...

Democrat Hagan holds rally at Zinn Park in Anniston

Standing before a crowd at Anniston’s Zinn Park Friday, congressional candidate Mallory Hagan summed up all the frustration her fellow Democrats...

Local athletes bring home medals from national Special Olympics games

Seven local athletes traveled to Seattle to compete in the games, and four of them were part of the area’s first stand-up paddle boarding team.

Chicago man charged with drug trafficking in Anniston

According to Anniston police reports, Jose Luis Tena-Mancera, 55, was charged with trafficking methamphetamines and with possession of a controlled...

Another jailer charged over sex with inmate

A jailer for the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office was arrested Friday on charges of sexual misconduct with an inmate, the sheriff announced Monday –...

Second jailer arrested after sexual relationship with inmate, sheriff says

The arrest came days after another jailer was arrested on charges stemmed from a relationship investigators believe went back months. A second...