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Flooding state of emergency declared, more rain forecast

Kaitlin Fleming, Editor in Chief

More soaking rain is forecasted for the state of Alabama and on Tuesday Governor Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency for all 67 counties in the state in response to widespread flooding issues.

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Recent JSU graduate hired as assistant director of alumni relations

Anastasia Barker, Correspondent

Taylor Cochran, a recent graduate of Jacksonville State University, has joined the alumni relations office as its assistant director, succeeding Alan Renfroe.

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Medical marijuana bill passes Alabama Senate committee

Ashleigh Crouch, Correspondent

The Alabama Senate Judiciary Committee voted 8-1, with one member abstaining, to advance the ‘Compassion Act’ to the Senate, a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in Alabama.

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