On-time tax collection ends December 31

Remember, ad valorem property taxes are due October 1 annually and may be paid with no penalties or interest through December 31 each year. This means all 2015 property tax payments must be received in full or postmarked with full payment by December 31, 2015. All property taxes become delinquent on January 1, and penalties…

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It's December 21: do you know what happened on this date in history?

On December 21, 1968, Apollo 8 departed for the moon’s orbit. According to the History Channel website, Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon, was successfully launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, with astronauts Frank Borman, James Lovell, Jr., and William Anders aboard. On Christmas Eve, the astronauts entered into orbit around the moon, the first…

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It's December 14: what happened on this date in history?

On December 14, 1819, the beautiful Alabama territory–the heart of Dixie–became the 22nd state in the Union. Only 58 years later, the state established Cullman County in north Alabama following its settlement by Colonel John G. Cullmann and several families who moved here from Frankweiler, Germany. Also on this date in history–on December 14, 1944– Congress…

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It's December 11: do you know what happened on this date in history?

“The forces endeavoring to enslave the entire world now are moving toward this hemisphere. Never before has there been a greater challenge to life, liberty and civilization. Rapid and united effort by all of the peoples of the world who are determined to remain free will insure a world victory of the forces of justice and righteousness…

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