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1 dead, 2 injured from fatal crash in Littleville
LITTLEVILLE, Ala. — One person is dead and two others are hospitalized Sunday after a fatal crash in Littleville, according to the Colbert County Coroner.
Alabama football player charged with DUI
TUSCALOOSA, AL (WSFA) - Alabama football player Hunter Ray Brannon has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence (DUI) by Tuscaloosa Police.The redshirt freshman was arrested Sunday morning and booked into the Tuscaloosa Jail.The 6-4, 296 pound offensive lineman is from Cullman. His
Moulton teen dead, 3 others injured in 1-vehicle wreck
An 18-year-old Moulton woman was killed and at least three other people were injured Friday night in a one-vehicle wreck on Byler Road one mile west of Moulton, according to authorities.Troopers said Makenzi Jon Farley, 18, died as a result of injuries from the accident, which occurred at 7:56 p.m.M
Missing Itawamba County teen found, man in jail
FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Itawamba County sheriff's investigators say a teenage girl reported missing this week has been found and the man she was believed to be with is now in jail.Jason Dickinson with the sheriff's department says Paige Coleman, 15, of Mantachie, was found in Tupelo.In jail in connec
Two men found dead inside Lawrence County home
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Police have identified two men found dead inside a home in North Courtland. Officers with the North Courtland Police Department responded to a call of an unresponsive person inside a home on Johnson Lane Friday night. After responding, they found 59-year-old Wymon Leona
11-year-old girl shot outside of Dollar General in TN
ST. JOSEPH, TN (WAFF) - An 11-year-old girl was shot in Lawrence County, Tennessee on Sunday. The shooting happened outside of a Dollar General off Highway 43 in St. Joseph, according to Sandra Burroughs, the Mayor of Lexington, AL. The girl was shot in the head after being left in a vehicle while
"I don't feel real": Mental stress mounting after Michael
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Amy Cross has a hard time explaining the stress of living in a city that was splintered by Hurricane Michael. She's fearful after hearing gunshots at night, and she's confused because she no longer recognizes the place where she's spent her entire 45 years. "I just know I do
Colbert County Jail hit with 3 federal lawsuits
TUSCUMBIA — Three Colbert County jail inmates have filed federal lawsuits against the county, Sheriff Frank Williamson, and jail employees over what they call a lack of security that led to the men being assaulted.
1 arrested, 1 at large after teen killed, 2 injured in Sumiton shooting
SUMITON, Ala. (WIAT) -- UPDATE Oct. 19, 2018 -- The Walker County Sheriff's Office has arrested Dylan Blair; he is charged with murder, two counts attempted murder and burglary in the first degree. He is being held in the Walker County Jail on $75,000 cash bond. UPDATE: It is revealed that the victi
1 killed in Sheffield fire
SHEFFIELD — Authorities are waiting on results from an autopsy to positively identify a man who was found inside a burning house Thursday night.Firefighters responded to the residence at 1210 South Nashville Ave. at 10:42 p.m.“The house was old, abandoned, no utilities on,” said Fire Chief Dewey Kin
Lawrence County woman, 18, dies after single-vehicle crash
An 18-year-old woman died Saturday from injuries she sustained Friday night when the Jeep she was riding in ran off the road, struck a ditch and overturned, authorities said Saturday.
One person in custody, another injured after Monroe shooting
MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - One person is in custody and another has been hospitalized following a shooting in Hamilton, Miss., according to the sheriff.Arrested is Ronald Tillman and he is in custody, accused of shooting Soloman Coleman in the leg and chest, Sheriff Cecil Cantrell said.
How a black woman took down one of America's most notorious mob bosses - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
From Elliot Ness to Robert Kennedy, America has a long history of crusaders against organized crime, but one name is far less known. Back in the 1930s, Eunice Carter, a granddaughter of slaves, became New York’s first African-American assistant district attorney. She’s credited with helping take dow
Body found in abandon home after it caught on fire
A man's body was found inside an abandon house after a Thursday night fire. The home is located at 1210 S. Nashville Ave. in Sheffield.Officials say, the body has been sent for an autopsy. His identity is unknown at this time, but authorities say it is a 60-year-old man.
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.
Mother: 'My heart dropped' when I saw dead baby
RUSSELLVILLE — Hailey Renfroe said when Shannon Gargis took her to work the night of March 21, 2016, her 22-month-old baby was in the backseat of the truck, alive and OK.
CHEROKEE 56, HACKLEBURG 30: Indians claim playoff berth with win over Hackleburg
CHEROKEE — Cherokee clinched its spot in the playoffs Friday with a 56-30 victory over Hackleburg.“Our motto this week was ‘if we win, we in’ and we in,” Cherokee coach Lymos McDonald said.The Indians had 528 yards rushing on 46 carries. Gage Pugh accounted for 4 touchdowns and 207 total rushing yar
Franklin County man on trial for allegedly murdering a toddler
FRANKLIN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - We have been following the case of the murder of a Franklin County child for more than two years. Shannon Gargis is charged with capital murder.District Attorney Joey Rushing says this was one of the most serious cases in Franklin County history.Details of how 22-month o
Aberdeen boil notice lifted - WCBI TV | Your News Leader
On Monday, crews were out re-sampling water lines across the city. Aberdeen Water Department Supervisor, Jason Robinson, says a bad water sample came back from one of the city’s 11 wells, showing E-coli was present.
Hamilton man killed in car accident
HAMILTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A Hamilton man was killed in a Thursday afternoon traffic accident.The accident happened at approximately 12:18 p.m. at the intersection of Hamilton Road and Highway 45 at the traffic light.Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley identifies the deceased as Charles Adrian Berry, 87