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According to the town of Rainsville’s mayor, A supervisor at the Rainsville Wastewater Treatment Plant is suspended pending an investigation of an illegal winery operation that was discovered at the facility. Mayor Roger Lingerfelt spoke at a brief press conference to announce that the employee is on leave without pay while the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office investigates. Lingerfelt did not name the employee, but said the person has worked at the Alabama plant for about fifteen years. DeKalb County Sheriff Nick Welden announced Thursday night that deputies found the illegal winery when they went to investigate an anonymous tip at the plant on Horton Road in Rainsville. No one has been arrested in connection with the operation as of Friday morning, though the sheriff’s office said it expected to file criminal charges. (https://bit.ly/34NAsi3)
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Actress Elizabeth Banks spoke out against “Stand Your Ground” laws in a series of tweets Friday, writing they only “endanger your neighbors.” Banks referenced a childhood incident where a man shot an arrow at her without any warning. https://fxn.ws/38miVhP
Earlier this year, Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom welcomed a baby girl named “Daisy Dove Bloom.” (https://pge.sx/2WMfSdi)
The mansion Renee Zellweger stayed in when she filmed “Judy” is on the market. (http://dailym.ai/3eLrJ31)
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FACT FOR YOU:
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Researchers at the Mayo Clinic calculated that chewing gum burns up about 11 calories an hour.
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In Poland a woman was arrested for stealing fruit, chocolate, batteries, beauty products and earrings. After her arrest, police took her mug shot with a digital camera; when the booking officer turned his back for a moment, she swiped the camera, too, which was then recovered from her bag.
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Montana woman is accused of shooting a gun after a man, who wasn’t
allowed in her house, mooned her on his way out. 39-year-old Amanda
Allen is charged with felony assault with a weapon. She appeared by
video in Gallatin County Justice Court. The man reportedly told a
deputy that his girlfriend invited him into Allen’s home to cook
breakfast. He said Allen became angry and yelled at them to leave.
Allen told the deputy the man was not allowed inside the home. She
told deputies that the man mooned her as he was leaving. Allen said
she then grabbed her rifle and admitted firing one round into the air
from her front door. She said she didn’t threaten the man after the
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Firefighters respond to a New Years Eve incident in Florida as an intoxicated man under a stay at home order, set off fireworks inside his mother's home. #FakeNews
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