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Suspended teachers, arrested janitor leave jobs

Two suspended Geraldine teachers have stepped down from their jobs.

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Tuesday 05/26/2015
DeKalb schools receive more than $290,000 for pre-K
Updated: May 26, 2015 - 4:10 pm

DeKalb County schools will receive more than $290,000 in grants for voluntary prekindergarten programs at Collinsville, Fyffe and Valley Head.

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Monday 05/25/2015
Rainsville now an Alabama Communities of Excellence member
Updated: May 26, 2015 - 10:48 am

Rainsville recently was designated as an Alabama Community of Excellence.

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Thursday 05/21/2015
Sylvania teacher on leave after Facebook post
Updated: May 27, 2015 - 11:57 am

DeKalb County school administrators are investigating the Sylvania band director and have suspended her with pay following her apparent Facebook rant after a senior prank gone bad.

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Sardis City hires Lanier
Posted: May 21, 2015

Retired Rainsville Treasurer Debbie Lanier has a new job in Sardis City.

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Wednesday 05/20/2015
Vandals cover Sylvania campus in chicken litter
Posted: May 20, 2015

When students, teachers and administrators arrived at Sylvania School on Wednesday, they were greeted with a smelly surprise.

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Friday 05/15/2015
Barry Whitton removed from Jackson County Jail
Posted: May 15, 2015

Murder suspect Barry Whitton has left northeast Alabama, at least for the time being.

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Wednesday 05/13/2015
No suspects in killing of miniature horse
Posted: May 13, 2015

Boaz police are looking for leads in the shooting death of a miniature horse.

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Barry Whitton murder trial continued
Posted: May 13, 2015

Jackson County Circuit Judge John Graham granted murder suspect Barry Whitton’s request to continue his trial, which was to begin next month. Whitton is accused of killing his first wife, whose body was found in 1998 in DeKalb County.

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