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Human remains found could be a break in 18 year-old cold case murder

"At 10:40 am the trackhoe that was digging, pulled out a small piece of blue tarp, which was very important to us because we were told where ever Warren Flippo was located, his remains would be inside a blue tarp," explained Lt. Donny Shaw with the Madison County Sheriff's Office.

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 03:21:46

Vehicles pulled from Smith Lake; investigation underway

The Cullman County Sheriff's Office Dive Team, with the assistance of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Marine Division, recovered two vehicles from the Lions Club Landing area of Smith Lake late Thursday.

CULLMAN TIMES - 2018-10-19 15:46:00

Former Arabian donates ‘home place’

Mayor Bob Joslin and city officials received an unexpected surprise recently when former Arab resident Sandra Putnam donated her family home place, which includes a house and 20 acres, to the city.


Ammonia leak being investigated at Guntersville Chicken Plant

Employees at the plant were immediately evacuated, and police knocked on doors of residents in three neighborhoods nearby, warning them to stay inside and to keep their windows and doors shut.

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2018-10-18 20:24:13

Woman struck, killed while crossing U.S. 278 in Cullman

A woman was fatally struck by a truck carrying a trailer as she was trying to cross U.S. 278 in Cullman Thursday night, according to Cullman Police. Traffic homicide investigator Joey Duncan said the woman, who was using a walker, was trying to cross the highway near Rosemont Avenue when she was st

AL.COM - 2018-10-19 01:52:25

Firefighters battling fire at Pilgrim's Pride Chicken Plant

Firefighters in Guntersville are working to put out a fire at the Pilgrim's Pride Chicken Plant. Fire crews tell us the fire broke out just after 5 Thursday morning. Albertville Fire responded to the scene to help crew put out the fire. Workers at the plant were immediatly evacuated and tell us the

WAAY-TV - 2018-10-18 14:08:00

Cullman County Sheriff’s Office recovers 2 vehicles from Smith Lake

CULLMAN- The Cullman County Sheriff's Office Dive Team, with the assistance of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) Marine Division, recovered two vehicles from the Lions Club Landing area of Smith Lake late Thursday.

CULLMANSENSE.COM - 2018-10-19 15:47:07

Roy Moore, Bo Shedd in Arab Saturday at park

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore and his wife, Kayla, are expected in Arab Saturday for the “God touch Arab, Alabama” event, being put on by evangelist Bo Shedd of Fairview.The Moores are expected to be at the park from 10 a.m. until noon.


Pilgrim Pride fire caused ammonia leak

There was a fire at Pilgrim's Pride in Guntersville this morning. The fire is out. There is a SMALL anhydrous ammonia leak. A crew is working on sealing the leak. As a precautionary measure,...— Guntersville Police (@GuntersvillePD)October 18, 2018

ROCKETCITYNOW.COM - 2018-10-18 14:09:58

Harvest home raided after numerous reports of drug activity

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - The Madison County Sheriff’s department raided a Harvest home early this morning, after numerous complaints of drugs from neighbors.HAPPENING NOW:@mcsosheriffALconducting a drug raid at a home on Vassar Farms Dr. Investigators tell me this search came from anonymous tips from

WAFF - 2018-10-18 14:21:00

Decatur man charged with hitting girlfriend in the head with baseball bat

A man was arrested in Decatur Wednesday evening after allegedly hitting his girlfriend in the head multiple times with a metal baseball bat. Decatur Police officers responded to Decatur Morgan Hospital where they found Marisela Gonzalez being treated for a severe head injury. The incident occurred a

WAAY-TV - 2018-10-18 18:10:00

Alabama's 'war on marijuana' topic of new report by law centers

A new report on "Alabama's War on Marijuana," released today by the Alabama Appleseed Center for Law & Justice and the Southern Poverty Law Center, calls prosecution of marijuana possession a wasteful use of state law enforcement that discriminates against blacks. "This war on marijuana is one whose

AL.COM - 2018-10-18 05:21:25

Etowah County authorities searching for missing 71-year-old man with dementia

Pennington was wearing a black Vietnam veteran's hat with yellow writing, a blue plaid jacket, tan shirt, blue jeans and brown boots.

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-10-18 11:07:02

(Updated) Mother, son victims in fatal crash on Hwy. 69 in Cullman County

The victims have been identified by the Cullman County Coroner’s Office as Sarah Eileen Aldridge, 41, and her 14-year-old son, whose name has not been released.

CULLMANSENSE.COM - 2018-10-17 20:44:39

Guntersville bringing two live concerts to Hydrofest 2019

“With the Hydrofest we are adding another class of boats. So, not only are you going to get the two concerts, you’ll still have the H-1 Unlimiteds and the Grand Prix’s but we’re also adding the Formula 2 and Formula 4 boats which a lot of people know those as tunnel boats. They’ve raced here in the

WAFF - 2018-10-17 23:53:00

UPDATE: The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible homicide

Sheriff Chuck Phillips says the initial information was that a woman was badly cut and died on the way to the hospital. But, as Wednesday morning wore on, that information changed.


22-year-old man killed in Blount County crash

Christian Alexandre Sellers, 22, was seriously injured when the 2002 Ford Taurus he was driving crossed the center line and collided with a 1994 GMC pickup. Sellers was transported to UAB where he later died.


Saudi Aramco: Yanbu’ South Terminal Boosts Export Capacity

Yanbu South Terminal, which is located south of Yanbu City on the West Coast of Saudi Arabia, consists of a tank farm and offshore facilities to receive, store and load Arab Light (AL) and Arab Super Light (ASL) crude oil, said a statement issued by Aramco on Wednesday.

AAWSAT.COM - 2018-10-18 07:30:00

Red Cross bus wrecks on I-65 in Cullman County

Alabama Troopers have been on the scene of a wreck near the rest stop on Interstate 65 where a Red Cross bus wrecked.The driver was the only occupant of the vehicle, according to WBRC and had minor injuries.Traffic is moving slowly through the area.


Talladega County’s Drug Task Force arrests 8 in 10 days (photos)

The Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force made eight felony drug arrests over the last 10 days, according to Commander Jason Murray.Justin Lamar Dorman, 30, of Munford, was arrested Oct. 6 at a driver’s license checkpoint set up by the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office. Police say Dorma