As I’ve noted before, October is my favorite month in the Tennessee Valley. The weather cools down (well, not so much this year). Autumn paints the leaves in brilliant colors (well, the drought has put a dent in that). 1,582 more words
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MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A North Alabama donut shop owner is talking about her fight with an accused robber. She fought the suspect off with an attachment for the mixer, which is the metal part that mixes the batter. 66 more words
GRANITE CITY, Il. (KMOX) – Madison County public schools are taking part in a nationwide rally to support improving public education.
The rally, #ReclaimOurSchools, is part of an effort put on by the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools, an organization made up of parents, teachers and community leaders. 189 more words
CHARLESTON, S.C. (KMOX) – (Updated Oct. 12, 9:10 a.m.) – Christopher Derleth, 39, has been booked in Madison County for allegedly kidnapping his 13-year-old stepdaughter and her newborn baby… 152 more words
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX/AP) – More than 11,000 patients are now approved by the state of Illinois to buy medical marijuana.
The drug is now available to treat patients with 44 different conditions and lawsuits are being filed by other patients who want their illness added to the list. 180 more words
ALTON, Il. (KMOX) – Investigators are trying to determine what happened to the man who stumbled into an Alton convenience store with a bullet wound late last night. 84 more words
When I was young, my parents used to take me to the nearby Smoky mountains on a regular basis. You might think that these would have been hiking trips, but my mother really wasn’t a fan of hiking so often we would just drive to a scenic spot, enjoying the views along the way. 1,448 more words