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Marshall County man found guilty in child pornography case
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. – A jury has found a Marshall County man guilty of producing child pornography. Kenneth Wayne Ennis, previously arrested in 2015, was found guilty of four counts of production and four counts of possession of child pornography.
Penny Marshall has died: Actress, director was 75
Penny Marshall, who starred in "Laverne & Shirley" before becoming one of the top-grossing female directors in Hollywood, has died. She was 75. Mashall’s publicist, Michelle Bega, said Marshall passed away in her Hollywood Hills, Calif., home on Monday due to complications from diabetes.
“You are loved” – A group of ladies from Albertville made quilts for displaced children
GERALDINE, Ala. – A group of ladies made some quilts, each one with a message on it, and they’re destined to make a child’s difficult situation a little better. On Friday morning, the inside of the Geraldine Town Hall was draped with brightly colored quilts. A group of ladies carefully folded them u
Deadline for tax exemption for seniors is Dec. 31
If you turned 65 this year or you were already 65, you could qualify for an exemption on your property taxes. Applications for the exemptions are availiable at the Marshall County Revenue Commission office located on the first floor of the Marshall County Courthouse in Guntersville.
Wildcat Review - Dec. 15
Will Marsh, a junior at GHS, has predicted which teams will win this week in the NCAA Football games. He predicted that Florida will defeat Michigan. South Carolina will lose to Virginia. Arkansas State will win against Nevada. Notre Dame will be victorious against Clemson. Stanford will be defeated
3 Alabama prison officers arrested
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Authorities say three Alabama correctional officers who worked at two different prisons have been arrested on corruption charges. The Department of Corrections says two officers from the Ventress Correctional Facility in Clayton are charged with using their jobs for personal
Officer-involved shooting victim’s family calls on AG’s office to allow local DA to handle case
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The family of a man shot by police during an altercation at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover on Thanksgiving are speaking out against the Alabama attorney general taking over the investigation.
A year for the books: Reflecting on 2018
With Christmas right around the corner and the New Year following close on its heels, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the year we have experienced. For me, I have enjoyed an amazing first year at the Boaz Area Chamber of Commerce. I started on Jan. 2, 2018 and haven’t looked back since. I came t
Bradford family and attorney respond to Attorney General's decision to take over prosecution
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT) -- EJ Bradford's family is responding to Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall's decision to take over as the prosecution in Bradford's death. Bradford's mother, April Pipkins, alongside attorney Ben Crump stated AG Marshall stepping in and taking the case from Jefferson Cou
Mother Of Alabama Star Says He’s Returning For Senior Year
Next year’s Alabama Crimson Tide team will have a familiar face leading the linebackers corps. According to the Montgomery Advertiser, the mother of Alabama star LB Mack Wilson, Sandra Wilson, revealed that her son is planning to return to the team in 2019 so he can get his college degree and win an
AHS varsity boys lose to Mae Jemison, Etowah
The Albertville varsity boys basketball team suffered a narrow 51-50 loss to Mae Jemison of Huntsville on Dec. 13 in its final home of 2018. Albertville’s next home game is Jan. 11 against Fort Payne.
Marshall County man convicted on 8 counts of producing and possessing child pornography
GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A Marshall County man has been found guilty of production and possession of child pornography. Prosecutors say they’re pleased with the verdict and feel they have a child predator off the street.
Boaz man found guilty of child porn charges
A jury found one Boaz man guilty on multiple counts of child pornography charges Monday afternoon. Inside the Marshall County Courthouse, Kenneth Wayne Ennis, 60, stood trial for four counts of production and four counts of possession of child pornography after initially being charged in February of
Five sent to the hospital in Guntersville crash
GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. - Five people were sent to the hospital after two cars crashed in Guntersville Saturday. Guntersville Fire and Rescue officials say the crash happened at Highway 431 and State Highway 79. They say two people are in serious condition.
Woman, 64, shot and killed in Birmingham’s Southside Saturday night
An investigation is underway after a woman was shot and killed in Southside over the weekend. The deadly shooting happened about 10:30 p.m. Saturday in the 2100 block of 17th Avenue South. Birmingham police homicide Sgt. Field Morton said investigators have not determined a motive.
CASA needs volunteers to help with Christmas distribution
CASA (Care Assurance System for the Aging and Homebound) plan to make and deliver Christmas food and gift bags for the elderly of Marshall County. Shirley Holland, executive director of CASA of Marshall County, United Way agencies, local church Sunday school groups, individuals and companies have he
APD requests funding for new camera system
Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith requested the Albertville City Council consider purchasing approximately $92,000 worth of video recording equipment for the police department.
Albertville sextuplets celebrate turning 1, get new season of TLC show
ALBERTVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The first sextuplets ever born at Huntsville Hospital are now one and their show on TLC is returning with new episodes next summer!. “Sweet Home Sextuplets” will be returning for a second season, the family and network announced.
Bradford family lawyer urges state to return mall shooting prosecution to Jefferson County
The attorney for the family of a Emantic Fitzgerald “EJ” Bradford Jr. lashed out at Alabama state officials Monday, calling for return to Jefferson County of any prosecution in the Riverchase Galleria shootings cases.
James Spann: Rain returns to Alabama later this week
James Spann has the Alabama forecast for Monday and a look at the week ahead from Alabama NewsCenter on Vimeo. FOGGY START: We have a dense fog advisory for parts of north and west Alabama early this morning; the fog should dissipate by mid-morning. Otherwise, today will be mostly sunny and pleasant