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  • Animal Services director on administrative leave

    Animal Services director on administrative leave

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:17:32 GMT
    To either keep or fire Carol Wicks as Director of Animal Services will be a decision made by the city council. If it comes to that, it would be put on a Decatur City Council meeting agenda for further review.So far, it is not on the agenda for their next meeting on Sep 2. If the issue comes before the city council, that's when we hope to find out why Mayor Kyle decided to put Wicks on paid administrative leave.He will not comment on it, saying he cannot talk about a pending personnel issue. W...More >>
    To either keep or fire Carol Wicks as Director of Animal Services will be a decision made by the city council. If it comes to that, it would be put on a Decatur City Council meeting agenda for further review.So far, it is not on the agenda for their next meeting on Sep 2. If the issue comes before the city council, that's when we hope to find out why Mayor Kyle decided to put Wicks on paid administrative leave.He will not comment on it, saying he cannot talk about a pending personnel issue. W...More >>
  • Superintendent: Pell City 8th grader dies after collapsing at school

    Superintendent: Pell City 8th grader dies after collapsing at school

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:07:56 GMT
    A 13-year-old boy died after collapsing in a classroom this morning in Pell City. Superintendent Michael Barber said happened at Duran Junior High during first period. St. ClairMore >>
    A 13-year-old boy died after collapsing in a classroom Thursday morning in Pell City. The coroner says the boy had a pre-existing heart condition.
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  • Montgomery Co. DA protests DOC work release for violent offenders

    Montgomery Co. DA protests DOC work release for violent offenders

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 00:14:38 GMT
    The Montgomery County District Attorney is voicing his concerns about dangerous criminals being able to work out in the community but the Department of Corrections is firing back, saying that the workMore >>
    The Montgomery County District Attorney is voicing his concerns about dangerous criminals being able to work out in the community but the Department of Corrections is firing back, saying that the work release program saves the state millions of dollars.More >>
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