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5 Jefferson County schools deemed as failing

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (wiat) — Principals at five Jefferson County schools are expected to speak with students about being classified as a failing school by the Alabama Accountability Act of 2015 definition. 191 more words

Local News

Dallas Resident Frustrated By Migration Of Homeless People

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DALLAS (CBS11) – “Don’t mess with our neighborhood.” That’s the message from some Dallas residents who say the migration of homeless from downtown to Pleasant Grove is turning streets they have worked hard to clean up, into dumping grounds. 324 more words


Best of 2016 #5: Sixteen Is Too Young To Die

I cringe as I read that headline, because the death of a child is the not “the best” of anything. This week I will be looking back at the year that was, and reposting the 5 most popular blog entries written in 2016: a “Best of” list. 102 more words

Personal Development

My Granddaughter Almost Killed A Singer At The High School Choir Concert Last Night

Okay, maybe I bore some slight responsibility, but I’m pretty sure she was partly to blame.

It’s concert time for people with kids in school. With a half dozen high schoolers and a couple of junior high kids at my house, we have been to a lot of concerts in December: band, orchastra and choir. 608 more words

Personal Development

Family Breaks Tradition With Vegan Mexican Restaurant

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Tacos, tamales and all the Mexican food favorites made without any meat. A North Texas family is breaking tradition and going vegan after the health scare of a lifetime. 292 more words


DAS, DCAP, SNN and SPCA once again on the front lines in battle against pet overpopulation

The infamous BCG Report said in order to make Dallas a more humane community, someone would need to provide 46,000 low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for southern Dallas each year for the next three years. 516 more words


Search for suspect that robbed Pleasant Grove strip mall

PLEASANT GROVE, Ala. (WIAT) — Police are looking for the person that broke into four stores in Pleasant Grove on October 10.

The robber broke in around 4:30 a.m. 74 more words