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Woman arrested after allegedly running over former boyfriend

An Alexander City woman is facing charges after a man was injured in Sunday morning incident that police are calling a domestic altercation. Ashley Ware, 30, of Alexander City is in custody of the Alexander City Police Department. Deputy Chief James Easterwood said the incident is still under invest

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-19 15:42:00

Murder suspects seek youthful offender status

Attorneys for O'Hennessey Dimonta Wright, Anthony Parker, Bobby Lee Ponds and Edward Rashun Thomas have filed motions for their clients to be given youthful offender status. According to court documents, Circuit Court Judge Ray Martin is scheduled to take up the motions in his Alexander City courtro

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-18 19:56:00

Former Marine Police Officer honored with special funeral ceremony

A man who spent a good portion of his life keeping Lake Martin safe was memorialized in a special ceremony that included a trip back to being the center of attention in an Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Marine Police patrol boat. A special ceremony was held Thursday to honor former Marine Police Off

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-18 16:01:00

Mahindra tractors now available at new local dealership

Agriculture has deep roots in Tallapoosa County. From downtown Alexander City it takes just minutes traveling in any direction to find rich farmland and working farms. Tallapoosa Ford owner Jeff Smith said it was while working on his own farm in Coosa County that he had a revelation. "I have a littl

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-18 15:15:00

BRHS students get real with local job opportunities

Second year career tech students at Benjamin Russell High School got to see some of the career opportunities are in Alexander City through a day of job shadowing. It's an effort to help build the employment base in the area in hopes of attracting more industries. Many students are unaware of what is

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-18 14:28:00

Delivering the news by all means possible

When I became editor of the Alexander City Outlook, I had one goal - to make the Outlook the first choice for information by all the people who live here. At that time, we were a five-day a week newspaper that had seen circulation drop a bit over the years. We had to win people over and get them to

DADEVILLE RECORD - 2017-09-18 14:19:00

Selma Man Found at Home Dead on Burned Bed

From the West Alabama Newsroom- A death investigation is underway in Selma after a man is found at home dead in a burned up bed. Lt. Tory Neely says the 28 year old man lived on the 400 block of Young Street. He says the man's body was found inside his home Friday night by his girlfriend. "When he w

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-18 23:31:03

Sylacauga man killed in Shelby County car crash

From Trussville Tribune staff reports SHELBY COUNTY - A man from Sylacauga was killed today in a car crash on U.S. 280 in Shelby County, according to Carol Robinson. Robert Lee Ramsey IV, 41, was identified as the victim by a Shelby County coroner. According to authorities, Ramsey crashed into the b

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-18 18:23:20

When beer and live music don't mix: Alcohol gets club evicted from property

Britt Powell of the Powell Brothers gives a tour of the artwork in his new venue, Against the Grain, in Elmore County just outside of Wetumpka. Shannon Heupel/Advertiser Property owner's rules stated no alcohol allowed at all on site; Britt Powell looking to move his live music venue to Montgomery

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-19 14:30:01

MPD officer arrested, placed on leave

Here are the latest arrest mugshots provided by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Wochit A Montgomery police officer has been placed on leave after being arrested this past weekend. MPD Sgt. James Stewart was arrested in Wetumpka by Montgomery Co

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-19 15:26:46

DA, Task Force to address Sylacauga council on funding for 2018 budget

SYLACAUGA - Talladega County District Attorney Steve Giddens and Drug Task Force Commander Jason Murray plan to ask for funding from the Sylacauga City Council in its 2018 budget. The two are on the agenda for the council's work session today at 5 p.m. The Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Tas

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-09-19 04:05:00

Teacher helps build next generation at Redland Elementary

One educator in Wetumpka is teaching her students the value of setting goals and motivating them to succeed in and out of the classroom. The most impressive part? She is doing it all before they even leave elementary school. Her name is Rebekah Jones. Mrs. Jones started her career as an educator 10

WSFA - 2017-09-18 14:42:57

Bakery for dogs expands to Wetumpka

For many, a pet is more than an object. Cats and dogs are often members of the family. And, like any other family member, you want them to be happy and healthy. Wochit When Michelle Reeder opened her bakery for dogs on Mulberry Street, she knew she'd have at least one customer - her pup, Nick. Ten

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-18 17:36:58

Chilton law enforcement honored at luncheon

Chilton County law enforcement and area state troopers received quite the treat with a police appreciation luncheon on Sept. 18, organized by Verbena resident Kathy Giles. "They're the reason that we're safe where we're at," Giles said. "I just want them all to know that, you know, we've got their b

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2017-09-19 21:58:00

Chilton County Sheriff's Department incident report for the week of September 18

The following is an incident report from the Chilton County Sheriff's Department from September 6-12: September 6 - Custody dispute: 200 block of County Road 18 West, Clanton. - Burglary, third degree: 600 block of County Road 144, Calera. - Theft of property, third degree: Verbena. - Domestic dispu

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2017-09-18 13:26:05

Johnson enters guilty plea in Tallassee murder

WETUMPKA-A 19-year-old Elmore County man has pleaded guilty to murder in a December 2016 shooting in Tallassee. Malik Johnson entered a guilty plea to murder, courthouse records show. The state is recommending a 30 year sentence. Circuit Judge Sibley Reynolds will sentence Johnson on Oct. 26, record

MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - 2017-09-19 18:28:52

I-65 NB reopens near Verbena after crash with injuries

Alabama State Troopers worked a crash on Interstate 65 northbound near Verbena Tuesday afternoon that blocked the road near mile marker 200. According to Cpl. Jess Thornton, the crash involved a commercial vehicle, and there are serious injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

WSFA - 2017-09-19 19:58:02

Indian Valley receives $7,100 grant from Blue Cross, Blue Shield program

Indian Valley students proudly display the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Be Healthy School banner for 2017-2018.Submitted photo SYLACAUGA --Indian Valley Elementary School was the recipient of a Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) grant totaling $7,190 from the Be Healthy School grant program, according

ANNISTON STAR - 2017-09-19 00:29:00

Man, 41, killed in Monday-morning crash on U.S. 280

A Sylacauga man was killed early Monday morning on U.S. 280 in Shelby County. Shelby County Coroner Lina Evans identified the victim as Robert Lee Ramsey IV. He was 41. The accident happened about 6:30 a.m. on U.S. 280 at Alabama 55 in Sterrett. Authorities said Ramsey was driving toward Birmingham

AL.COM - 2017-09-18 18:05:52

Jazz in the park quickly approaching

Alabaster's Jazz in the Park event will be held from 4-9 p.m. in the field next to the Alabaster Senior Center and City Hall. (File) By NEAL WAGNER / Managing Editor ALABASTER - The organizers of Alabaster's upcoming Jazz in the Park said they are anticipating a large crowd at this year's event, an

SHELBY REPORTER - 2017-09-19 18:42:00