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Police: Man injured at the Guntersville Dam
According to Police Chief Jim Peterson, someone reported that a man who was on a barge in the area needed help, and that he suffered from an injured leg.
Huntsville city councilman arrested and charged for DUI
Huntsville District 5 council member, Will Culver, was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of alcohol early Sunday morning according to the Madison County Jail website.
Man trapped in barge at Guntersville Dam
A man is currently stuck in a barge at Guntersville Dam. Marshall Co. police responded to the call around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. The man has reportedly suffered injuries to his foot. Authorities are looking into using a rope to rescue the man from the barge. They are unable to get a boat to him. This
Man threatens to jump from Gadsden's Noccalula Falls
Gadsden police successfully talked a man off the ledge near Noccalula Falls today, after almost two hours. Witnesses said the man climbed over a fence and out near the falls from the campground side of the park. He took off his shirt and left it on the rocks near the water. A crowd of people stood n
Woman accused of having crack cocaine
A Rome woman was arrested Saturday and charged with felony possession of crack cocaine.According to Floyd County Jail reports:Kelly Teneil Diamond, 41, of 201B Woodward St., was arrested around 1:20 p.m. at a convenience store at 1403 N. Broad St. She had a pipe containing crack cocaine.
Channing Tatum: 'anywhere they say y'all, that's where I call home'
Channing Tatum hopped out of a van Sunday wearing faded blue jeans with a dangling scout belt, black Converse shoes with white soles, a gray T-shirt and a backwards black cap with a red Crimson Tide script A for University of Alabama. "What's up, guys?" he said inside a small media trailer. "Good mo
Arab woman killed in Wednesday fire
An Arab woman died Wednesday night in a house fire on South Main Street. The woman rented the house. Arab firefighters were called to the house, located at 353 South Main Street, about 11:30 p.m. The fire likely was caused by a cigarette, according to Arab Fire Chief Ricky Phillips. Tabatha Tammy Cl
Two Car Collision With Entrapment East Of Jones Chapel
Two Car Collision With Entrapment East Of Jones ChapelCullman e911has dispatched multiple Cullman County emergency response agencies to a two-car collision east of Jones Chapel.The location of the mishap is along the9400 block of US Highway 278 West.There is complete road blockage at the wreck site;
Downtown Dawgs, C.F. Penn Hamburgers in limbo after storm
The sidewalk was closed Friday around the building at the corner of Second Avenue Southeast and East Moulton Street. Two eateries in the building facing East Moulton, C.F. Penn Hamburgers and Downtown Dawgs, are closed. [BRUCE MCLELLAN/DECATUR DAILY]
Coroner identifies woman killed in late night house fire in Arab
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. — A late night house fire Wednesday claimed the life of a woman in Arab, according to officials.
Brewer High School student charged with murder of mom found in house fire
A 16-year-old boy was charged Thursday in connection with the death of his mother, who was found dead in a house fire earlier this week. Morgan County Sheriff's investigators arrested Nicholas Clay Lamons for the murder of his mother, 32-year-old Kimberly Faye Lamons. Sheriff Ana Franklin tells
Arab Guntersville SWAT team responds to home following shots fired at investigator
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. — The Arab Guntersville SWAT team is actively responding to a home on Lookout Drive after authorities say shots were fired at a District Attorney investigator.According to authorities, a Marshall County DA’s office investigator was at the home searching for a stolen vehicle whe
Investigator: teenager admitted to setting fire that caused mother's death
When they arrived the house was fully engulfed in flames and, according to court records, the family van was gone.
Mom killed, 2 others injured in house fire; arson investigation underway
Kimberly Faye Lamons died at the scene of the fire at her home on Alabama 67 in the Joppa community of Morgan County, said Coroner Jeff Chunn. The cause of death appears to be smoke inhalation. Although the fire is being investigated as a case of arson, Chunn said he isn't yet prepared to declare La
Man accused of stealing $2,800 mower from Walmart
Police believe Thompson stole the mower, valued at $2,893, from the store on April 4. Police also believe he was involved in the theft of $1,771 in merchandise in January.
Huntsville City Schools Superintendent intends to take new position in Gulf Shores
“I’ve given it all I have. It’s much bigger than Matt Akin. The public needs to know that there’s a team in place. There are 1,500 committed teachers. Some principals are working really hard every day. The staff here is working every day with principals and teachers to make it better,” said Akin.
Woman jailed after meth found in home where 3 young children lived
A 29-year-old Vinemont woman is under arrest after authorities found methamphetamine in the home where she lives with three young children. The Cullman County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced the arrest of Angela Michelle Simpers. Sheriff Matt Gentry said deputies and the Department of Human
Man shot with rifle, airlifted to hospital, Morgan authorities say
A man was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital this afternoon after he was shot in the groin or leg area with a rifle, according to Chief Deputy Michael Corley of the Morgan County Sheriff's Office. The shooting happened shortly before 2 p.m. today on the side of South Johnson Chapel Road in Danville, C
Boaz Night Live performances this weekend
Looking for laughs in all the wrong places? Say no more. Simply go to the Boaz High School Auditorium this weekend as theatre students perform its seventh annual production of Boaz Night Live. Boaz High School visual arts and theatre teacher Jeff Davis said the students' spinoff of the comedic show
Vinemont woman accused of using meth around children
A 29-year-old Vinemont woman is in the Cullman County Detention Center after investigators say she used meth in the presence of children. Angela Michelle Simpers is charged with three counts of chemical endangerment of a child. The arrest stems from an investigation conducted by investigators with t