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4/28/2017 10:26:08 AM
A telephone spoofing scam involving the name of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is making its way across Alabama. The scammers identify themselves as BC&BS employees then use various tactics to obtain or verify the victim's personal information. Blue Cross and Blue Shield reminds its customers it does not make outgoing calls to verify or update your personal information. Individuals sh
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4/26/2017 12:57:55 PM
Vulcan Oil and the Yogi’s Food Co. CITGO are excited to announce the installation of their new ‘Spirit Pump’ to help raise money for the Russellville High School Girls’ Softball Team. Taking place now through May 31, the Yogi’s Food Co CITGO station will donate up to $1,000 based on sales from the station’s spirited fuel pump to help with various equipment and ...read more
4/26/2017 12:56:54 PM
Voters in the East Franklin and Newburg communities could soon have new polling places if the Franklin County Commission approves a proposal from Franklin County Probate Judge Barry Moore. The measure calls for the Newburg polling place to be relocated from the Newburg Masonic Lodge to Macedonia Baptist Church. Additionally, Trapptown voters would no longer vote at East Franklin Junior High and w...read more
4/26/2017 12:53:14 PM
John Merrill is a busy man. Alabama's Secretary of State is constantly on the road. Last year marked the fifth consecutive year Merrill visited all 67 Alabama counties on a total of 350 unique visits. His Friday morning visit to Franklin County constituted county number 32 for 2017. And he's not done yet educating Alabama citizens on the ease and convenience of registering to vote. Even with Mer...read more
4/19/2017 9:30:15 AM
The Northwest-Shoals Community College (NW-SCC) Music Department has been a staple for rural Northwest Alabama for approximately 40 years. On Saturday, April 29, NW-SCC will hold a Homecoming Celebration for all the alumni of the NW-SCC Music and Fine Arts Department. NW-SCC Music Department alumni will participate in a banquet at 5 p.m. in the Student Center (Building 305) and hold a concert (o...read more
4/19/2017 9:12:22 AM
After some initial questions and concerns were satisfied, the Franklin County Commission approved an overhaul of the way the Franklin County Water Service Authority elects its board of directors at the commission's Monday morning meeting. By unanimous vote, commissioners approved the changes that were requested by Doug Aaron, executive director of the FCWSA. Essentially, the changes come in who n...read more
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