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Three injured in tornado-confirmed storm in Cullman County
The Cullman County EMA officials say a 7-year-old, a 3-week old infant, and their mother were all injured during the NWS-confirmed tornado. All three were occupants of a mobile home and the mobile home is “totally destroyed.”
Florence police investigating homicide of 23-year-old
According to Captain Brad Holmes, officers conducted a welfare check at Four Season Apartments Friday at 5:30 p.m. for 23-year-old Christopher ‘Devan’ Cobb after family members were not able to reach him. Upon arriving, officers say the found Cobb dead inside.
Tornado watch for Cullman area until 10 p.m.
ShutterstockCullman County and the surrounding area are under a tornado watch until 10 p.m.The National Weather Service issued the watch at 5:40 p.m. as it tracks weather activity to the west.A tornado warning was issued earlier in Colbert and Franklin counties.
Tornado Warning Issued For Parts Of Colbert And Franklin Counties Until 5:45PM
* At 516 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Littleville, or 7 miles northwest of Russellville, moving east at 20 mph.HAZARD…Tornado and quarter size hail.SOURCE…Radar indicated rotation.IMPACT…Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter.
Weather Service confirms county struck by EF2 tornado Friday
After visiting storm-damaged areas of Cullman County Saturday, representatives with the National Weather Service (NWS) confirmed that the storm that destroyed a residence, snapped power lines and ripped the tops off trees Friday was indeed a tornado.
3 injured in Jones Chapel tornado 'are OK'
JONES CHAPEL- The tornado that struck a mobile home between Jones Chapel and West Point left three people injured, leveling the residence. Hurt were one adult, a teenage girl and an infant, according to Cullman County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Phyllis Little.
Three Killings In Three Hours Friday Night In Birmingham
Approximately 45 minutes later, a man in his 30s was found shot in a driveway in the 5400 block of Park Avenue Southwest. Medics responded and tried to revive the man, but their efforts were unsuccessful, Police don't know what led to either of the Friday-night shootings but said they did not initia
Heavy traffic delays on I-65 after wreck in Cullman County
Alabama State TroopersHeavy delays have been reported on I-65 in Cullman County following a wreck that damaged a bridge.Both northbound and southbound traffic is moving slowly due to the wreck at mile marker 300.The area rest stop is closed because of a damaged bridge, according to the Cullman Count
Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Parts Of Cullman And Morgan Counties Until 7:15PM
* At 639 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Sardis, or 13 miles north of Arley, moving east at 35 mph.HAZARD…60 to 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.SOURCE…Radar indicated.IMPACT…Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3 injured in Jones Chapel area after mobile home destroyed in storm
A mother and her two children were transported to Cullman Regional after their mobile home was destroyed in the storm, said Phyllis Little, Cullman County Emergency Management Agency director said.
Man who escaped police vehicle faces four charges
Along with third-degree escape, 40-year-old Stewart Edward Wilkerson is charged with first-degree receiving stolen property, second-degree domestic violence and second-degree criminal mischief.
Decatur doctor accused of sexual assault responds to lawsuit
WHNT News 19 has interviewed some of the victims. The doctor is asking a judge to put a stop to victims sharing their stories. Dr. Dick calls the stories "one-sided and inflammatory." However, WHNT has made numerous requests for comment from legal counsel of Michael Dick. In response to the lawsuit,
Decatur man sentenced to 30 years for attempted kidnapping, attempted sex-trafficking
A federal judge sentenced a Decatur man to 30 years in prison Thursday in a case that involved attempted kidnapping and attempted sex-trafficking of a minor, The Daily's news partner, WAFF-48, reported.
Another wreck reported on I-65
Alabama State TroopersAnother wreck on Interstate 65 southbound has closed all lanes.The wreck happened at the 303 mile marker, according to an alert from the Cullman County Sheriff's Office.Alabama State Troopers report the incident involved two 2 commercial vehicles and four passenger vehicles, bu
ISIS TERRORIST Living Within Short Driving Distance To Cullman Sentenced
At the time, Sayyed (23) of Huntsville pled GUILTY to attempting to provide services and personnel, namely himself, to theIslamic State of Iraq and al-Sham(ISIS)ISIS is a designated foreign terrorist organization.
(UPDATE WITH VIDEO) Expect delays, detour until at least 4 after wreck
Interstate 65 northbound at the Gov. Guy Hunt Rest Stop (milepost 300) south of Good Hope will remain closed for an undetermined period of time today as crews remove debris and ALDOT personnel inspect the overpass.ALDOT personnel have performed initial examinations, but a more in-depth inspection wi
2 wrecks slow traffic on U.S. 278 East
Cullman Police carTwo accidents on U.S. 278 East have backed up traffic in Cullman.Cullman Police Chief Kenny Culpepper said the first accident occurred near Eastside Baptist Church, while the second one was at U.S. 278 and Alabama Avenue.He said possible injuries were reported in the first accident
RPD arrests former city employee - Franklin County Times
Former Russellville city employee Chris Scott, 42, was arrested June 4 after local officials were made aware of some suspect lawn equipment.According to Sgt. Jake Tompkins of the Russellville Police Department, RPD received a phone call from a Belgreen High School official, who informed the departme
Bremen man faces drug charges
The Cullman Police Department Crime Suppression Unit reported finding 24 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a handgun during the search. Holder was wanted on a charge for theft of lost property, third degree.
Bremen man charged with intent to distribute meth
The arrest happened on June 15, 2018. The CPD said that Donald Holder, 50, was charged with unlawful possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia after the search allegedly uncovered 24 grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a ha