News archive from 1 May 2013

Defense lawyer worried about trial date for man charged with murder

Defense lawyer worried about trial date for man charged with murder

slideshow A judge and prosecutors said Tuesday they’re ready for the trial of a man accused of killing a Wellborn schoolteacher in 2011. However, a newly appointed defense lawyer is concerned evidence won’t be available in time. Tim Burgess, the...

 

Another Miley Cyrus cover? Elle UK releases second glamour shot

Miley Cyrus' cover shot for Elle UK is strong and edgy. At least that's how the cover's curators describe it and her. The 20-year-old former "Hannah Montana" star graces the magazine's June issue, and photographer Jan Welters shot her...

 
Anniston Sunday alcohol sales bill now law, council could vote by June

Anniston Sunday alcohol sales bill now law, council could vote by June

slideshow MONTGOMERY — The Anniston Ecotourism Beverage Bill is now law. The much-debated bill, which gives the Anniston City Council the power to approve alcohol sales on Sundays, was signed by Gov. Robert Bentley today. Anniston's mayor says the...

 

Oxford's Danny Hubbard honored for recreational trail advocacy

An Oxford resident was honored recently for his work in advocating for and helping to create Alabama recreational trails. Danny Hubbard was named Alabama’s 2013 Trail Advocacy Award-winner by American Trails, a nonprofit that promotes trail...

 

Jacksonville Sav-A-Lot to be replaced by Price Less IGA

The Sav-A-Lot discount grocery store in Jacksonville will close and a new grocery will open in its place in May. The Sav-A-Lot store is expected to shut its doors May 10, and Price Less IGA will open in the same location by May 13, said Tammy Banks,...

 
Holiday for Vietnam veterans proposed in Alabama House

Holiday for Vietnam veterans proposed in Alabama House

slideshow A bill introduced last week in the Alabama House of Representatives would mark March 29 as Vietnam Veterans Day in the state. The bill, sponsored by Rep. John Knight, D-Montgomery, and co-sponsored by lawmakers from both parties, wouldn’t...

 

Ex-scout Bryan Broaddus: Dallas Cowboys gave 49ers 'a free ride' in first-round trade

Ex-scout Bryan Broaddus joined the Elf & Slater show on 105.3 FM The Fan on Friday. Here are some highlights from the interview. On the trades that were made: “Take the Cowboy chart, I used to work in this organization so I know the chart. I don’t...

Dallas News, 19:00 in Sport
 

NFL analyst: Terrance Willams and J.J. Wilcox are two guys that will give the Cowboys 'a little juice'

DallasCowboys.com writer Mickey Spagnola recent joined New School on 105.3 The Fan. Here are some highlights: On how the Cowboys fared in the draft: “I certainly think that they filled some spots that they needed to fill and they needed to boost that...

Dallas News, 19:00 in Sport
 

Dwight Howard: Contract decision centered on 'right to be happy'

Dwight Howard will take some time away from basketball as he contemplates his future. "I'm going to take my time, get away from the game, my phones and everything and just clear my head," Howard said Tuesday after his exit meeting at the...

 

Police searching for suspect in pharmacy burglary

CULLMAN - One minute after receiving an alarm call, officers were on the scene at a break-in at Hospital Discount Pharmacy on Highway 278 at 4 a.m. Monday. Lt. Gene Bates said when officers arrived, they found the front window had been broken and the...

 

Golf needs more emotion, less calculation

I could be wrong, but I can't imagine Bubba Watson – good ol' Bubba from Bagdad, Fla. – sitting around talking about a statistic like driving efficiency, which is arrived at by combining a player's carry efficiency (his carry...

 

27 months for accountant in fraud case

Sentencing has been partially delayed for a former Lake County accountant who pleaded guilty last fall to bank fraud for bilking clients out of $1.8 million over the span of a six-year scheme. Jeffrey B. Travis, of Vernon Hills, was sentenced April 25...

 

Elmhurst still tallying cost of floods

Officials in Elmhurst are tallying the costs the recent devastating flood, and planning to provide an update to residents on recovery efforts at the next City Council meeting. Assistant City Manager Mike Kopp said Tuesday an estimate of the total cost...

 

Apple selling record amount in bonds

NEW YORK -- Apple Inc. began selling $17 billion in bonds on Tuesday, one of the largest corporate bond issues ever. The company is selling the bonds in its first debt issue since the 1990s as part of an effort to raise money to give to shareholders...

 
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay coach Brian Wardle accused of abuse 

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay coach Brian Wardle accused of abuse 

On the day that former Rutgers guard Eli Carter announced his transfer to Florida in light of the fallout from coach Mike Rice's abuse, another college, this time in Wisconsin, found itself facing lurid accusations regarding a basketball coach's...

Daily News, 19:07 in Sport
 

News Widget for Webmasters

Newsrt at twitter
«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31