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Shop local on Black Friday

[Editor’s Note: This is part one of a three-part series on the impact of shopping locally. Next Thursday will be a look at the uniqueness of local small business.]

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Tuesday 11/24/2015
Second place in nationals
Updated: November 25, 2015 - 3:49 pm

All of the hard work finally paid off for the Fort Payne High School Real World Design Challenge team.

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Oxford HealthCare holding stocking drive
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 5:20 pm

Oxford HealthCare is holding a fundraiser to help make Christmas special for its clients.

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McClure competent for trial
Updated: November 24, 2015 - 4:55 pm

FORT PAYNE–Ben McClure, who is charged with murder in the October 2014 shooting death of 36-year-old Michael Arnold Johnson, was found competent to stand trial on Tuesday.

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Monday 11/23/2015
Cost of Thanksgiving same as last year
Updated: November 23, 2015 - 6:16 pm

Bruce’s Foodland in Fort Payne is bustling with business as customers as DeKalb County prepares for Thanksgiving 2015.

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Adamsburg Community Church to hold community dinner
Updated: November 23, 2015 - 6:07 pm

Adamsburg Community Church will reach out to those in need of a good meal on Thanksgiving day.

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Nearly $1 million awarded in grants
Updated: November 23, 2015 - 6:07 pm

Gov. Robert Bentley visited Fort Payne on Monday to announce nearly $1 million in grants. A total of six grants were announced with the bulk of the money allotted to fund sewer improvements in Fort Payne and Sylvania. The funds were provided by Appalachian Regional Commission grants and Community Development Block Grants.

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Irondale man gets 7 years for stealing, identity theft
Posted: November 23, 2015

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Police reports
Posted: November 23, 2015

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents: 

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