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 Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Public invited to event at Lake Lurleen park

Lake Lurleen State Park will host a free "All About Nature" event from 9:30 a.m. until noon Friday at Pavilion 1 in observance of the 75th anniversary of Alabama state parks. The event will highlight the West Alabama birding trail with a "Raptor Trek ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

No extended hours at post office Tuesday

Tuesday's the deadline for filing 2014 income tax returns. Those filing online will have until midnight to file. Those filing by mail are being advised to mail their returns early in day and pay close attention to pick-up times and postmark information ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bowhunters host 3-D shoot

The Tuscaloosa County Bowhunters will hold its second 3-D shoot on April 12 and 13 at the Archery Park located at the Faucett Brothers Activity Center. The 3-D shoot consists of 20 full-sized animal targets placed on the wooded trail through the archery ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Storms, flooding cause damage in West Alabama

TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -Overnight storms created flooding problems and led to wind damage in parts of Tuscaloosa County.In Northport, Amerigas at the intersection of Boone Road and Highway 82 had waist-deep water between the front door and the ... [Published MyFox Birmingham - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 2 reports

Red Cross hosts Volunteer Week

To deliver assistance in times of disaster, the American Red Cross needs volunteers. That's why this week marks Volunteer Week, the non-profit organization's registration drive that's meant to bolster its rolls of volunteers.Those interested are encouraged ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Alabama Guard Deployment

MONTGOMERY, Ala. Three more Alabama National Guard units are heading to Afghanistan.The Air National Guard's 187th Fighter Wing is deploying from Montgomery's Dannelly Field on Saturday morning. Gov. Robert Bentley plans to attend the ceremony.The unit's ... [Published WJHG - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

CLUB EVENTS: April 6

-- Pool Tournament: 8 p.m. Sunday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6022, 7001 University Blvd. E., Cottondale. Entry fee is $5. Call 205-553-8040. -- Kiwanis Club of Tuscaloosa: noon Monday, Indian Hills Country Club, 1650 McFarland Blvd. N.-- Blue River ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

Alabama Army Guard members assemble for Afghanistan deployment

The Army National Guard's 877th Engineer Battalion and 1305th Survey and Design team will deploy 180 members from Haleyville, Alabama in support of Operation Enduring Freedom Saturday.Guard members there have been called into active-duty to deploy to ... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Former Ala police chief loses discrimination suit

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - A former Alabama police chief has lost a federal lawsuit over claims of racial discrimination. Former Northport Police Chief Robert Green sued the city and its administrator in 2011 saying he experienced racial discrimination ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Looking Back: March 31

50 years ago this weekDeaths this week included retired Tuscaloosa businessman Sterling S. Harris. Harris' grandfather was Gen. Sterling A. Wood, a Confederate general during the Civil War. Also, Mrs. Watt A. Henderson, 77, president and principal stockholder ... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Body found in passenger seat of burning SUV in Etowah County

Hamilton family in dispute with city over a mobile home ordinance Hamilton family in dispute with city over a mobile home ordinanceUpdated: Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:10 PM EDT 2014-03-27 03:10:55 GMTA fires displaces a family of four in Marion County. ... [Published Alabamas13 - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

West Alabama man accused of theft

Northport police have arrested 30-year-old Anthony Jamane Marshall after an incident that occurred in the 1000 block of Fieldcrest Drive on March 13, 2014. Investigators say the victim told them the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 21 2014]

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"I don't think there is anything to hide," Sanford said. "Data is good for everybody, but it has to be understood as well as possible."
"The Red Cross responds right behind the first responders," Powell said. "And so we want our volunteers to have every tool to use, and so if we can get them educated, they can be very helpful to the clients in many ways."
"We had about, I'd say 75 or so, I'd say were sitting outside the fenced in area we had back there. And at least half of those floated off" Haygood said around 8:30 a.m
"The Red Cross needs volunteers all the time, not just in the face of a disaster," Powell said. "Ninety-seven percent of the Red Cross work force are volunteers, and every day citizens are giving back to help their community."

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Public invited to event at Lake Lurleen park [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 17 2014]
No extended hours at post office Tuesday [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 15 2014]
Meat lovers unite: New-to-Huntsville Dickey's B... [Published Huntsville Times - Apr 14 2014]
6 Tuscaloosa-area health care providers top $1M... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 12 2014]
Bowhunters host 3-D shoot [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 09 2014]
Arm wrestling strong in Alabama [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 09 2014]
West Alabama Red Cross seeking volunteers [Published MyFox Birmingham - Apr 08 2014]
Storms, flooding cause damage in West Alabama [Published MyFox Birmingham - Apr 07 2014]
Tuscaloosa man pleads guilty to killing blind a... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 07 2014]
Overnight thunderstorm batters Tuscaloosa Count... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 07 2014]
The Way of our Water [Published Crimson White Online - Apr 07 2014]
Flash Flood Warning for some west Alabama counties [Published Alabamas13 - Apr 07 2014]
Alabama Guard Deployment [Published WJHG - Apr 05 2014]
Red Cross hosts Volunteer Week [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 05 2014]
CLUB EVENTS: April 6 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Apr 05 2014]
West Alabama Red Cross hosting “Volunteer Week” [Published WIAT TV - Apr 05 2014]
Solons See No Slam Dunks in Alabama BBQ Bracket [Published Roll Call Online - Apr 04 2014]
Alabama Army Guard members assemble for Afghani... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 03 2014]
Former Ala police chief loses discrimination suit [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Apr 03 2014]
Alabama National Guard deploying Haleyville, Mo... [Published WSFA - Apr 02 2014]
Looking Back: March 31 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Mar 31 2014]
Sports Calendar: 3/29 [Published Tuscaloosa News - Mar 30 2014]
OUTDOORS: Archers descend on Tuscaloosa for Arc... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Mar 29 2014]
Battle rages for Second Amendment in Alabama [Published Examiner.com - Mar 28 2014]
Here are some Obamacare stories you may have mi... [Published al.com - Mar 28 2014]
Body found in passenger seat of burning SUV in ... [Published Alabamas13 - Mar 27 2014]
Head of state credit union regulatory agency re... [Published Tuscaloosa News - Mar 26 2014]
W.C. Orrick [Published Franklin County Times - Mar 21 2014]
West Alabama man accused of theft [Published Big News Network - Mar 21 2014]
Today In History - 21st of March [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Mar 21 2014]
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