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Alabamians take part in National Voter Registration Day

Tuesday was National Voter Registration Day. Read more | Add your comment

LaFayette audit positive: City shows little debt, good standings for 2019

In the approach to the end of the year, the city of LaFayette underwent an audit. Read more | Add your comment

Chambers volleyball in midst of hectic schedule

LaFAYETTE — The Chambers Academy volleyball team has played five matches in the last nine days. Read more | Add your comment

LaFayette falls out of top 10, Beulah on outside looking in latest state rankings

Only a few weeks after every team in the Greater Valley Area either received votes or were in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Valley Council addresses issues with property, engineering

On Monday, the Valley City Council approved resolutions to take care of an unforeseen issue in a recent property purchase, approved a memorandum of understanding, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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City of Valley recovers mini-excavator stolen 4 years ago

The four-year mystery of a stolen mini excavator has been solved Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

Sports

Valley freshmen beat Benjamin Russell, storm stops game early

ALEXANDER CITY — The Valley ninth-grade football team (2-2-1) defeated Benjamin Russell 13-0 on Monday night. The game was stopped after the first quarter due ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

Briefly Told items may be emailed to news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Police reports

For information and policies on publishing police reports, email news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Editorials

Register to vote regardless of the day

Yesterday, however, this day-naming trend was used for good as Sept. 25, 2018, was deemed “National Voter Registration Day,” the name given to the fourth ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Mr. Dempsey Tinsley

CAMP HILL, Ala. — Mr. Dempsey Tinsley, 95, of Camp Hill, Ala. died Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Dadeville Health Care, Dadeville. A memorial service ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Police reports

LANETT — A total of 16 people were arrested in Lanett over the weekend. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

Briefly Told items may be emailed to news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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More fireworks for Troup County Tigers

LaGRANGE — It was more Friday-night fireworks for the Troup Tigers. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Point University Skyhawks move ahead in season without starting running back

VALLEY — The Skyhawks of Point University celebrated its first win of the football season on Sept. 15 against Kentucky Christian University. It was the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

Editorials

After Dark, Fear is Near: A Grief Relief Column

Time and time again, I find invitations to evening events are declined by those who are grieving.  It is not that they are being unkind ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Well-deserved celebration

The Greater Valley Area Chamber of Commerce is a large proponent of local business. Last week, members of the GVACC and local leaders packed together ... Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

Editorials

A good downward turn

Recent jobs data shows that the unemployment rate in Chambers County is continuing to drop. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Historic River View School holds 26th annual reunion

The 26th  Annual Reunion of the Historic River View School was held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 in the school cafeteria. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Whistleblower recovers more than $6.6 Million

BIRMINGHAM — East Alabama Medical Center (EAMC) and its subsidiary Aperian Laboratory Solutions, LLC agreed to pay an additional $4,250,000, plus attorney’s fees and litigation ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Huguley United Methodist holds bake sale at El Rio

LANETT — Saturday was the first day of autumn, and some members of the Huguley United Methodist Church spent part of this first day of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Fuller Center looks to build two new homes

WEST POINT — The Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project has a goal of building two new homes over a three-week period. Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Kidnapped baby returned to father

VALLEY — The Valley Police Department has found four-month-old Kaylee Roxanne McGill, who had been missing since Wednesday, Sept. 19. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Man arrested on rape, assault, burglary charges

LANETT — A man was arrested by Lanett police officers over the weekend after allegedly raping and assaulting an unidentified female victim.  Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.

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Rams suffer second consecutive loss on Friday night at home

VALLEY — Valley High lost a tough one Friday night at Ram Stadium, falling to the No. 8-rated Carroll of Ozark Eagles by a score ... Read more | Add your comment

by Wayne Clark.

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Southside falls short as Beulah rushes to victory, Bobcats now 5-0

SELMA — Southside was in position to grab its first win of the season. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Lanett shuts out Notasulga 42-0

Lanett breezed their way to victory against Notasulga on the road in a 42-0 one-sided demolition derby. Read more | Add your comment

by Bryce Johnson.

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Chambers Academy shuts out rival Springwood for 30th regular season win in a row

It was just another week of business for AISA No. 4 Chambers Academy. The Rebels topped rival Springwood, 49-14 on Friday night at home. Read more | Add your comment

by Rashad Milligan.

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BRIEFLY TOLD

Briefly Told items may be emailed to news@valleytimes-news.com. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Police reports

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by Staff Reports.

Editorials

Bringing back an old favorite

The Valley Times-News recently released a survey to our readers asking what no-longer running features they would like to see brought back. Read more | Add your comment

by Steven Thomas.

Editorials

A good reason to celebrate

On Thursday night, the King Ford showroom was full of music, food and spirits all in the name of celebration for the Greater Valley Area ... Read more | Add your comment

by Chris Heaney.