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Update: man found dead minutes after early morning shooting in Cedartown
Update:Cedartown Police, the Polk County Coroner’s Office and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation all continue to work on a shooting death early this morning.The first call came in around 5:15 a.m. to 911 operators that shots had been fired near the intersection of Park and East Gibson Street in Ced
Two injured in shooting at North Huntsville convenience store
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville Police confirm two people were injured during a shooting at Victory Handy Foodmart at the corner of Mastin Lake Road and North Memorial Parkway.Huntsville police and@HEMSI_HSVare at Victory Fuels on Memorial Parkway where a person was reportedly shot this afternoon.@whn
Crowds turn out for hydroplane racing at Lake Guntersville Hydrofest
Guntersville - About 10,000 people showed up at Lake Guntersville Sunday, packing the shoreline at Hydrofest, the first boat racing event of its kind to happen in Guntersville since 1969.
Hydroplanes take over Lake Guntersville Saturday after experiencing weather delays
"They used to have the races here and they had it on the causeway and you can sit on the rocks, jump in the water and swim," said Porch.
Man dies in wreck on Ga. 140
A man died Saturday after suffering multiple blunt force trauma injuries in a wreck involving a tractor-trailer on Ga. 140 near Big Oak Tree Road in Adairsville, according to Bartow County Coroner Joel Guyton.Bartow Headlines reported the identity of the man as Jason Manning, 45, of Plainville.He wa
3 killed in 3 hours in separate Birmingham homicides
Decorian Taylor, 22, was found shot to death at 11 p.m. Friday on 28th Street Southwest. Police said Taylor was shot multiple times and may have been trying to run away when he was gunned down, according toWBRC.
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.
Four H1 Unlimited Hydroplanes Qualify for Lake Guntersville Alabama Southern Cup
In a day filled with weather delays, and an evacuation of the entire venue, eventually the nearly 7,000 fans lined the shore to see four H1 Unlimited Hydroplane teams qualify on the 2-1/2 mile course on Lake Guntersville.
Mother, toddler reported missing in Rockdale County
Family members say it is uncharacteristic of Danielle McKinley, 34, to do something like this, and they are desperately hoping mom and baby are not in any danger and asking for your help to find them.
Storms and high winds threatened Friday and Saturday
“It is quite an honor to be the top qualifier for this inaugural event,” Tate said. “We are super happy, for sure. Everything changes tomorrow when we get three to four boats next to each other racing.
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.”
Sardis man arrested for meth
A Sardis City man was arrested after agents found him in possession of 56 grams (1.97 ozs.) of methamphetamine.Etowah County Drug Enforcement Agency Deputy Commander Phil Sims said Donald Naylor, 35, of Sardis City, was charged with trafficking in methamphetamine, and two counts of unlawful distribu
5 charged with drug trafficking in Etowah County
Jevon Levincent English (L) and Misty Walker Willett (R), along with three others, face a drug trafficking charge out of Etowah County. (Etowah County Sheriff's Office)
1 Killed In Wreck Involving Tractor Trailer In Bartow County
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Hydroplane racing returns to Guntersville this weekend rain or shine
The boats are in town. The hospitality tents, scaffolding, and judge’s stands are in place. The cranes are in the pits and everything is a go for HydroFest, the return of hydroplane racing to Lake Guntersville.
Limestone DA names 7 future cases he will try
First up on Aug. 13 is the trial of Amanda Marie Reyer, 25, of 300 Bullington Drive, Athens, accused of intentionally scalding her 2-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son in the bathtub of their former home in the 21000 block of Tillman Mill Road on June 13, 2015. Reyer is charged along with her boyf
South Vinemont , Alabama Tornado 2018 Today Confirmed
A confirmed South Vinemont , Alabama Tornado 2018 is on the ground. It was spotted at 7:30 pm CDT moving east 20 mph. Officials report “emergency management confirmed tornado”. They add “flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. Damag
Albertville green lights rec center, purchase of Kmart and movie theater
The Albertville City Council approved the issue of $34.75 million in bonds to improve city roads, help fund construction of Phase II of the city’s recreation complex, purchase the Kmart property and to provide incentives for a new movie theater.The city will issue three bonds in the series. The Seri
Police: Truck shows suspicious activity, prompts search for vehicle
The video, in the post, shows the driver slowly pull into a driveway and turns around. The vehicle has been in the area since Wednesday, June 20.
HydroFest Saturday morning schedule adjusted
High winds and choppy water forced H1 Unlimited officials to cancel qualifying races on Friday, but that won’t affect the overall schedule very much.H1 Unlimited spokesman Owen Blauman said Mother Nature just dodn’t cooperate on Friday, but officials were hoping for better conditions on Saturday mor