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News in Blount County, Alabama

“What’s Working?”: Peaches, profits and progress is growing in Chilton County
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:58:18 -0700

It's the 5th fastest growing county in Alabama known for growing what many people say are the best peaches in Alabama and possibly the nation. Now there's something else growing in Chilton County, the area annual Peach Festival and Peach Jam Jubilee. A series of public events that run for week, this annual stretch of celebrations typically runs during the last week of June. Alabama's 13 Bettina ...

Area voters to elect a revenue commissioner, vote on fire district issue
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:56:08 -0700

So just what all is on the ballot for Tuesday’s runoff election? Not a lot.

Summary of 2014 Alabama Primary Runoff Election results
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 04:27:57 -0700

Here's a quick summary of the results from key races in last night's primary.

Tarrant man arrested after two county chase in Jefferson and Blount Counties
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:42:35 -0700

Authorities say Joseph Poe III ignored the traffic signals at Center Point Road and Sweeney Hollow Road and led deputies on a chase in a stolen vehicle through Jefferson and Blount Counties.

Missing Morris woman last seen June 18, husband arrested after leading deputies on a pursuit through two counties
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:57:34 -0700

Paula Anne Worcester was last seen June 18 when her husband, Joseph Poe III, says he dropped her off at his sister's house in Hueytown. Poe was arrested earlier this week in a separate case. Authorities say he led deputies on a chase through Jefferson and Blount Counties.

SBA Adds Bullock County to Private Non-Profit Disaster Declaration in Alabama; Upcoming Deadline is July 11
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:02:42 -0700

ATLANTA, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Small Business Administration adds Bullock County for disaster assistance and reminds eligible private non-profit (PNP) organizations in Alabama of the July 11 deadline to submit disaster loan applications for damages caused by...

Firework buyers come out in Loudon County, prompts safety reminders
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:36:54 -0700

It's the busiest week of the year at Bimbos Fireworks in Loudon County, with customers loading up on everything to make a festive 4th of July.

$32 million in FEMA aid approved for Alabama tornado recovery
Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:57:38 -0700

$32 million approved for severe storm recovery in Alabama Baldwin Blount DeKalb Etowah Jefferson Lee Limestone Mobile Tuscaloosa FEMA 

Canoers pass through Lenoir City, raising money for diabetes cure
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:09:01 -0700

Two men from Aurora, Illinois are paddling 1,000 miles to raise money for the American Diabetes Association.They started near Bryson City, North Carolina and will end up in the Gulf of Mexico by Mobile, Alabama.

InPlay from Briefing.com
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:53:45 -0700

InPlay from Briefing.com