The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


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Members of Lakeview United Methodist Church in Tanner comb through the rubble on April 28, 2011, one day after it was destroyed by an EF5 tornado. A portion of the federal funds made available after the disaster will be used to build community storm shelters to give residents a place of safety during severe weather.


A recent national telephone survey found 75 percent of respondents believe the sale and use of pot will eventually be legal nationwide. Do you think marijuana should be legal in Alabama?

No, but I don’t think pot smokers should go to jail
Yes, but only for medical use
Yes, but only for personal adult use
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