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Talladega Daily Home (Newspaper) - November 14, 2012, Talladega, AlabamaI f sports High school basketball Page 1b Oak Grove fire chief resigns Talladega cd my honors employees Sylacauga new program for girls 3a 4a 4c your Hometown newspaper for Talladega and St. Clair counties the daily Home 75 cents wednesday november 14, 2012 City discusses issues with to from guard shacks to noise complaints by Chris Norwood t Home staff writer Talladega a City manager Brian Muenger met with Talladega College vice president Gerald Williams and facilities director Gary Lawson tuesday to discuss several issues Between the school and the City. According to Muenger the meeting was productive and covered three main areas the recently constructed guard shacks noise complaints stemming from marching band rehearsals and the vacation of several City streets. The guard shacks were put up in the Wake of an incident where a student got shot. Unfortunately at help needed for toys this season by Mark Ledbetter Home staff writer f Childersburg a for the past 30 years Santa has found Childersburg toys for children to be great helpers. Last year the toy drive provided toys for 278 children in the Childersburg area. Childersburg resident Janie Green said 30 years ago she saw need and started by writing names on a piece of paper. Today Green and Childersburg fire department chief Douglas Blair Are the Only two original members of the drive. Recently they sent a letter to supporters informing them about this years drive. Parents that want their child or children to be considered can pick up an application from Childersburg City Hall monday through Friday from 8 . To 5 . The two Page application must be completed and returned to City Hall by nov. 21. Applicants must be prepared to reveal How Many see toys Page 6a least one of the shacks was placed on a City right of Way no construction permits were issued and the buildings Are not in compliance with the historic preservation District that includes the Campus. Munger said Williams and Lawson said the College would move any of the shacks that Are on City property and agreed to seek a certificate of appropriateness from the City a historic preservation commission. Muenger said the College representatives said the shacks would be manned by employees of a private Security company the College had hired. It was not Clear tuesday what authority these Security guards would have. Muenger said his understanding was that they would be there a to observe the College also planned to install surveillance cameras All Over the Campus although the timeline on this was not Clear. According to Talladega College vice president for student affairs Jacqueline Paddio the new Security guards will be certified police officers and they will be armed. The officers will be coming from outside agencies. The exact number of extra guards would vary according to shift and to the schools needs at any Given time. The school administration was a working expeditiously on the Security see issues Page 6a Brian Schoenhals the daily Home Talladega College has said that they will move the guard shacks that infringe on City rights of Way and will ask for certificates of appropriateness from the City a historic preservation commission. The shacks will be manned by employees of the private Security company the College has hired. Gary Hanner the daily Home Riverside House fire no one was injured when this Riverside Home caught fire tuesday afternoon shortly before 4 . The Home is owned by David Lampi and located at 305 lock 4 Road. Lampi was at Home at the time of the fire and said it started in the garage. Lampi said the House was built in 1996, and he and his wife have lived there for 16 years. The Riverside fire department and Pell City fire department responded to the fire. Graham attends his last meeting As aids president by Aziza Jackson Home staff writer Talladega a Alabama Institute for the deaf and Blind Board of trustees meeting tuesday was the last for president Terry Graham and two Board members. Graham As Well As Board members Jake Montgomery and John Granger were presented with framed resolutions highlighting their work and years of dedication to aids. Graham announced that he would retire As president of aids on feb. 1, 2013. Board member John Granger was first appointed to the Board in 2000 his term ends nov. 30. Board member Jake Montgomery was first appointed in 2002 his term also ends nov. 30. Gov. Robert Bentley has appointed James h. Boyce of Talladega to represent the state at Large replacing Granger and appoint see Graham Page 6a Halpin is named Bureau manager by David Atchison Home staff writer Ell City a it was announced tuesday that advertising representative Dale Halpin was named the new Pell City Bureau manager for the daily Home and the St. Clair times. A Dale Halpin has performed at a High level for the daily Home and the St. Clair times and is More than ready to take on new responsibilities a said de Fowler publisher and editor of the daily Home and publisher of the St. Clair times. A i am pleased that she has accepted this new role and look Forward to working with her As she moves into her new Halpin began working As the advertising representative for the St. Clair county area More than 10 years ago. She will replace Sandy Ponder former Pell City Bureau manager who recently retired. A we Are All going to dearly miss Sandy Ponder but i appreciate this Opportunity and look Forward to working with the great staff in the Pell City Bureau office a Halpin said. A it is my pleasure to continue see Halpin Page 6a Dale Halpin of inside editorial. 7a lifestyles.1d sports.1b-3b Community calendar.3c dear abby.2c comic television 2c classified.2d-4d see obituaries rage 2 weather opinion today. Mostly sunny through mid morning then becoming Cloudy with a High near 56. Tonight. Mostly Cloudy with a Low around 40. Calm wind. Tallada lost a Superb citizen Page 7a please Recycle online at 66000 02225

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