Northport (Alabama, United States)

Type: City
Name: Northport (Alabama, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 33.240002
Longitude: -87.589996
population: 20,574
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Task force looks ways to improve animal shelter

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Subjects:Places:TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — The Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter has made improvements in recent months but still has a long ways to go, according to local animal advocates.A task ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Joseph Mac Smitherman

, 71, a longtime resident of Tuscaloosa who resided in Fairhope since 2011, passed away while beachcombing at Bon Secour Bay on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014.He is survived by his wife, Sandra Nobles Smitherman of Fairhope.He was preceded in death by his parents, ... [Published Gulf Coast News Today - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

LOOKING BACK: Aug. 25

50 years ago this weekDeaths this week included McKee G. Bouchelle, widely-known Boligee merchant and cattleman; and J.N. Lunsford, retired Eutaw businessman. The city of Tuscaloosa had plans to offer the federal government the site of the old junior ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Animal shelter task force to meet next week with animal support groups

On Monday, residents and groups worried about the operation of the Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter will meet with lawmakers to voice their concerns. Monday's meeting of the animal shelter task force, a joint-governmental body formed to look for ways to ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Three more charged in Devils Diciples homicide case

BAY MINETTE, Alabama — Three more people have been indicted in a 2012 Baldwin County homicide, bringing the number of people charged in the case to eight.Harlis Holcomb, 61, of Carrollton, Larry , 55, of Theodore, and Jennifer Wyatt, 41, of Northport, ... [Published al.com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

GOOD EATS HIGHLIGHTED ON BON APPETIT APPALACHIA TRAIL

Mary Johnson(334) 235-1406LouAllen Farms owner Larry LouAllen, center, accepts a plaque for being included in the trail. From left are Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs Director Jim Byard, LouAllen and Appalachia Regional Commission ... [Published Alfa Farmers - Neighbors - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Robbers follow, fire shots at Tuscaloosa man after he buys them cigarettes, refuses to give them cash

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Investigators have arrested one man and are searching for others after they allegedly tried to rob a man who bought cigarettes for them and shot at him after he did not give them money.Kip Hart, the assistant commander of the Tuscaloosa ... [Published al.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

Restaurant Week kicks off in Tuscaloosa, 19 vendors participating

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Tired of grocery shopping and feeling uninspired in the kitchen? This is the week to give your stove a break and try out new and unique restaurants in the Tuscaloosa area.Tuscaloosa Restaurant Week, beginning today at lunch, will ... [Published al.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

SOUND OFF: Aug. 7

In your web poll concerning back to school expenses, one category was omitted, i.e. teacher expenses. My daughter has already spent more than $100 to make sure her students will have the necessities when they start school. I am almost sure that is only ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

LOOKING BACK: 8/4

50 years ago this week The Tuscaloosa News featured high school coaches in a series beginning with Coach Leo Sumner at Hale County High School in Moundville. Sumner had coached at the school for 10 years after spending two years at Gorgas High School ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Back-to-school tax holiday ends Sunday

The final day of Alabama’s back-to-school sales tax holiday is today. During the holiday, no sales tax will be charged on most clothing, books, school supplies, computers and computer-related items. Tuscaloosa, Northport and Tuscaloosa County, along with ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

SOUND OFF: August 1

About 99 percent of the white citizens of the United States do not look upon President Obama as a black president; we look at him as being an incompetent president. There is a big difference. — VanceWho’s idea are the new Alabama car tags? Used to be ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 01 2014]

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"There needs to be more oversight, more accountability and some kind of transparency" said Thomas Sahm, former board member of the Alabama chapter of the Society for the Prevention of CrueltyCruelty to Animals
"I want to look atat all options and we all seem to be on the same page. We all want to make sure the tax dollars are being used as effectively as possible at the shelter and we all want to make sure the animals are properly taken care of."
"The entire Dickey's family is saddened by the events that occurred in Utah and takes this incident very seriously" the statement said
"This new map celebrates food, but it's also about teaching the importance and value of entrepreneurship" Resit said

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Task force looks ways to improve animal shelter [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 20 hours ago]
Joseph Mac Smitherman [Published Gulf Coast News Today - Aug 26 2014]
LOOKING BACK: Aug. 25 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 25 2014]
Animal shelter task force to meet next week wit... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 23 2014]
Three more charged in Devils Diciples homicide ... [Published al.com - Aug 23 2014]
Dickey's Barbecue officials: Toxic sweet tea th... [Published al.com - Aug 20 2014]
GOOD EATS HIGHLIGHTED ON BON APPETIT APPALACHIA... [Published Alfa Farmers - Neighbors - Aug 20 2014]
Robbers follow, fire shots at Tuscaloosa man af... [Published al.com - Aug 19 2014]
Parker Towing acquires Alabama port from Decatu... [Published Progressive Rail Roading - Aug 18 2014]
University of Alabama Bid Day: More than 2,000 ... [Published al.com - Aug 16 2014]
Restaurant Week kicks off in Tuscaloosa, 19 ven... [Published al.com - Aug 15 2014]
Restaurant Week discounts start Friday [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 15 2014]
Registration open for Canine Classic 5K [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 09 2014]
SEC team logos in Jell-O Jigglers are not for u... [Published al.com - Aug 07 2014]
Tracey Grissom found guilty of murder in 2012 s... [Published ABC 3340 - Aug 07 2014]
SEC teams get Jell-o molds, but Baptist leader ... [Published al.com - Aug 07 2014]
SOUND OFF: Aug. 7 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 07 2014]
Ala woman says ex-husband shot in self-defense [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Aug 06 2014]
LOOKING BACK: 8/4 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 04 2014]
Back-to-school tax holiday ends Sunday [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 03 2014]
Foreign children being used as tools of manipul... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Aug 01 2014]
Three-day sales tax break begins Friday for sch... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 01 2014]
SOUND OFF: August 1 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Aug 01 2014]
Study: Medicaid gap hurts workers; Governor opp... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Jul 31 2014]
Synthetic marijuana busts in Tuscaloosa [Published MyFox Birmingham - Jul 31 2014]
U.S. Marshals arrest 19-year-old accused of wou... [Published al.com - Jul 30 2014]
Sentencing today in Danny Ray Butler fraud case [Published Tuscaloosa News - Jul 29 2014]
LOOKING BACK: July 28 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Jul 28 2014]
Back-to-school sales tax holiday is next weekend [Published Tuscaloosa News - Jul 27 2014]
Crime down in Alabama by 4 percent; down by low... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Jul 26 2014]
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