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Community comes together at annual Elks Lodge Thanksgiving lunch

 Though it is not yet Thanksgiving, that didn’t stop people from coming together Wednesday to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal. The R.E. Nelms Elks Lodge’s...

Tennessee Valley Marvel fans react to death of Stan Lee

Stan Lee was a legend, credited with building a universe that’s complex, inspiring, and larger than life. Fans across the world are saying goodbye. “...

Brindlee Mountain Fire Apparatus honors 99-year-old WWII veteran

UNION GROVE, Ala. – Greeted by flashing fire truck lights and waving flags, Mr. Edwin Grady arrived at the Brindlee Mountain Fire Apparatus to be...

Far-flung family: At Heflin Veterans Day event, cousins recall service on different sides of the globe

HEFLIN — World War II veteran Norris Johnson, 95, said it felt good to be recognized “once in awhile” while having breakfast with fellow veterans at...

Jeff Davis senior selected for Special Olympics World Games

Bradley is the first Alabamian selected for the Special Olympics World Games in at least 10 years.         

Joseph Bradley will compete in the Special Olympics World Games

Mary Bradley and her son Joseph Bradley discuss Joseph being chosen to be on the equestrian team competing at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu...

Wanna-be Waffle House thief falls through ceiling, gets away

Authorities say an Alabama man fell through the ceiling of a Waffle House restaurant during an apparent theft attempt while customers were inside.

Parade, concert, ceremonies to mark Veterans Day

On the 100th anniversary of World War I’s end, Mike Abrams said it’s especially important for communities to recognize veterans on Nov. 11.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns at Trump’s request

The president had soured on the former Alabama senator after Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation.

Masked gunman’s death at McDonald’s ruled justified, police say

Police in Alabama say an armed McDonald’s customer was justified in fatally shooting a masked gunman.

Hurricane-evacuated families enroll their students in Wiregrass schools

Three weeks since Hurricane Michael and Panama City public schools haven't resumed. Many families who've evacuated have decided it's...

A Roundup and Review: Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival's "Southern Stories" block

The Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, in addition to being the longest-running all-documentary festival in North America, is also a uniquely...

Wallace-Dothan medical coding program named top program in Alabama

Wallace Community College-Dothan’s Medical Coding Program is the top program of its kind in Alabama, according to Medical Billing Coding World. The...

Company World Finance taking donations for Michael disaster relief

World Finance's Wiregrass Area Offices are now accepting donations to help in the relief effort for our neighboring communities due to the...

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Walt Maddox visits Huntsville, says choice is clear

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, the Democratic candidate for governor, was in Huntsville Tuesday. He spoke at the Von Braun Center...