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Walker County woman slashed by knife-wielding attacker

WALKER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Sheriff’s deputies are investigating after a woman said a man attacked her with a knife Sunday morning.

Madison Lucciano said she was driving along Alabama Highway 195 through the Manchester community, just outside of Jasper. 310 more words


Mother of Pearl Brunch raises funds to continue JSL community projects!

The Fourth Annual Mother of Pearl Brunch was such a beautiful event!  The decorating committee did an amazing job creating lovely table centerpieces with an emphasis on Proverbs 31:10 “…she is worth far more than rubies.”  … 374 more words

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Making Chicken Salad out of gerrymandered tiny houses

Tonight I was watching the results come in for the U.S. House 6th Congressional District race here in Georgia.  The District, which is a bizarre mélange of East Cobb, North Fulton, and Northwest DeKalb Counties, has a classic partisan blend of 49 percent conservative, 49 percent liberal, 1 percent moderate (at least I think there’s moderate in there – my brethren may have been beaten to death with election pamphlets), and 100 percent wackadoodle!  759 more words


Former Alabama House Majority Leader arrested during wife's questioning

JASPER, Ala. (WIAT) — Alabama’s former House Majority Leader is facing misdemeanor charges after he was arrested inside Walker County’s Board of Education building.

Ken Guin was charged with trespassing Wednesday evening. 530 more words


Walker County looking at sales tax increase

WALKER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Walker County is looking at a sales tax increase to help pay off some of the county’s pressing debt.

Walker County shoppers currently pay a two cent sales tax to the county which County Commission Chairman Jerry Bishop says goes toward education. 344 more words


Walker County Fairy Godmothers making prom dreams come true

WALKER COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) —  A group in Walker County is making sure teens in need don’t have to worry about coming up with a way to buy a prom dress. 292 more words


Walker County authorities searching for suspect after armed carjacking from dealership

JASPER, Ala. (WIAT) — Walker County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect in an armed carjacking that happened at a dealership in Jasper on Wednesday, according to Sheriff Jim Underwood. 208 more words