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"Iron Bowl Sunday" divides, unites local congregation

CALERA, Ala. (WIAT) — It is often said that college football is a religion in the South, and the similarities are there.

Every weekend, large cathedrals built to house the faithful are packed by those who come to sing praises in buildings named after patron saints. 513 more words


Crash in Shelby Co. shuts down in I-75

A serious accident stopped traffic on Interstate 75 Wednesday night.

Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers told 2 NEWS the accident happened in the southbound lanes near Fair Road, just south of Sidney in Shelby County. 29 more words


Idea of the Day: Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act Is Invaluable to Our Democracy

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Posted On February 19, 2013

On February 27 the U.S. Supreme Court  heard arguments in the case Shelby County v. Holder, a challenge to the constitutionality of… 233 more words

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Similar home invasions reported in Shelby Co. and Bessemer

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) — Investigators are searching for a suspect or suspects from two home invasions and robberies in Shelby County and Bessemer over the weekend. 519 more words


MDN: Shelby County, CSX Reach Greenline Deal

“Shelby County government has a contract with CSX Railroad to buy the railroad’s old right of way from Farm Road in Shelby Farms Park to the old Cordova train station, with plans to extend the Shelby Farms Greenline. 7 more words

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A new agreement between Shelby County and CSX Corp. will extend the Shelby Farms Greenline 4 miles further east. - Memphis Business Journal

“A new agreement between Shelby County Public Works and CSX Corp. will extend the Shelby Farms Greenline further east.

The purchase of the 4-mile stretch of railroad right-of-way will connect the Greenline’s eastern terminus at Farm Road to the old Cordova Train Station adjacent to Macon Road. 48 more words

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