Anniston Star / Journalism

Church about $800,000 in debt after project Rachael Scarborough KingStar Staff Writer Published: July 24, 2006 Parker Memorial Baptist Church finished a two-year, $4.2 million renovation of its sanctuary with a dedication ceremony at its Sunday morning services. The project, which originally was intended to bring the sanctuary up to fire code, has been in … Continue reading

Anniston Star / Journalism

Motorcyclist breaks leg in accident Rachael Scarborough King Published: July 22, 2006 Anniston police report that a motorcyclist ran a red light and collided with a Jeep Cherokee in the intersection of Quintard Avenue and 22nd Street Friday afternoon, sustaining a broken leg but no life-threatening injuries. Around 2:15 p.m. Friday Laquita Mack, 19, of … Continue reading

Anniston Star / Journalism

Man dead of gunshot wound Rachael Scarborough KingStar Staff Writer Published: July 21, 2006 A 77-year-old man walked up to the front door of the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office around 7:45 Thursday morning and fatally shot himself. The incident occurred shortly before the office’s opening time of 8 a.m., according to Sheriff Larry Amerson. Amerson … Continue reading