Legal notices for the week of Oct. 24 - Oct. 30, 2014



Default having been made in the payment of the indebtedness secured by that certain mortgage executed by Charlotte Ann Rhoades, an unmarried woman, to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. acting solely as nominee for Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., on June 29, 2006, said mortgage being recorded in the Office of the Judge of

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Messenger Community Calendar for October - November

The Senior Activity Center located at 623 Broad Street in downtown Gadsden will hold a dance for seniors 55+ every Friday night from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5.

SouthernCare is looking for compassionate people to provide volunteer services to our patients in Etowah and surrounding counties. Volunteers are needed to sit with patients and provide companionship, run errands and do light

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By Danny By Danny "The Vagabond" Crownover

“And your young men shall see visions…” Part VII

Sometimes back The Vagabond came across a pamphlet written by the Gadsden Women's Club called A Little Book About Gadsden, which tells about the early periods of the Gadsden area. For the last few weeks we have been reporting on this old pamphlet. It continues....


“The common school is the greatest discovery ever made by man.”

“In the home of Gabriel Hughes

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By Craig FordBy Craig Ford

Being sincere with the voters

In two weeks, voters across our state will head to the polls and decide who will be leading Alabama for the next four years. As voters are evaluating the candidates, I think it is important that we carefully look at the candidates’ background and how the candidates have presented themselves in their campaigns.

Last week, I questioned why my opponent, Doug

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Richard Hagedorn demonstrates a deadlift at Gold’s Gym in Rainbow City.Richard Hagedorn demonstrates a deadlift at Gold’s Gym in Rainbow City.

Two local athletes to be nationally honored

By Sarrah Peters/News Editor

Richard Hagedorn and Bobby “House” Driskill can often be found in the back room at Gold’s gym training for powerlifting competitions. They go to train three of four days a week, while working different muscles.

The two have been training together since 1994, when they met. They have participated in many competitions together. Now, their practice and hard

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