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Alexandria nurse sentenced to probation in elder-abuse case
An Alexandria nurse pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree elder abuse and neglect charges from July 2017.According to court records, Carol Jann Doyal, 58, received a 36-month probation sentencing in connection to the incident. Doyal, the 85-year-old victim’s years-long caregiver, was trying to giv
Ragland man paroled from state prison facing new drug charges
RAGLAND – A man released from state prison on parole in 2013 was arrested on drug charges Monday by Ragland Police.Jason Killings, 40, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and attempting to elude.Police Chief James “Bubba” Brown identified the controlled substance as 18 grams of met
BREAKING OVERNIGHT: Two dead, suspect hospitalized in Limestone stabbing
According to Sheriff Mike Blakely, all three are related. Blakely says that a woman came to her mother’s house and fatally stabbed her and her sister, then proceeded to try to stab herself.
Police Report for Sept. 19
A 60-year-old Gadsden man told police through an interpreter that he was robbed in his home at about 2:45 a.m. Monday. He said a man stuck a gun through his open window and told him not to move, then two other men and a young woman came in. One man grabbed him and put him on the floor, holding a pis
Las Vegas Names Team That Is Most-Likely To Beat Alabama
TUSCALOOSA, AL - OCTOBER 26: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide prepares to enter the field with his team prior to facing the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 26, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Albertville Community Yard Sale begins Friday
Pickers, junkers and yard sale enthusiasts will have a chance to go on a citywide treasure hunt this weekend during the Albertville Community Yard Sale.The yard sale, sponsored by the Albertville Chamber of Commerce, will have locations across Albertville. Albertville Chamber of Commerce President J
In Jacksonville, work remains six months after tornado
The church, whose congregation's roots in Calhoun County are a century old, was destroyed by the EF-3 tornado which struck through the heart of Jacksonville. Sunday services have since been held at a nearby school. Moore holds bible study in his trailer. He hopes to break ground on the new church in
Marshall County Man Detained After Shooting Son In Domestic Dispute
Asbury, AL (WAFF) - Marshall County authorities are investigating a domestic shooting call late Tuesday afternoon.It happened in the 2200 block of Martling Gap Road in the Asbury community. Sheriff’s officials say when they arrived shortly after four this afternoon they found a man had been assaulte
3 teens charged with armed robbery
Three Rome teens were in jail without bond Tuesday night after being accused of forcing their way into a Cave Spring Road home and using a firearm to steal marijuana from the victim.According to Floyd County Jail report:The names of the three teens — ages 14, 15 and 16 — were redacted from the felon
Ashville’s rock building at center of contentious council meeting; mayor threatens to resign (photos)
ASHVILLE – Tensions ran high at Monday night’s council meeting as the mayor and council discussed what to do with the historic old rock building and Upping Block.After a 4-1 vote, the council agreed to move forward with purchasing the rock building, which is owned by Charlie Robinson. Plans are to t
Decatur woman arrested on drug, shoplifting charges.
Decatur Police arrested two people after a shoplifting call to a Walmart on Spring Avenue. They first approached and then detained Jordan Southern after it was discovered Southern had multiple items from the store which were not paid for. Officers also detained Amanda Smith as she left the store. Sh
Arab man indicted for murder in Baileyton death
An Arab man first charged last year in connection with a shooting has been indicted for murder in Cullman County.The shooting in April 2017 left one person dead in Baileyton.Robert Lee Kimbrough Jr., 28, of Arab was indicted for murder and two counts of first-degree burglary.
Fall Is Coming And These Are The 9 Best Places To See The Changing Leaves In Alabama
Cheaha State Park - Deltagoogle/Leigh IsomCheaha State Park is located atop Cheaha Mountain, which is Alabama's highest natural point. The views from this majestic mountain are spectacular during the fall season. You can visit Cheaha State Park at 19644 Hwy. 281, Delta, AL 36258.
Navy chief found dead in her Jacksonville home filed for protective order two weeks ago
Family members have identified the woman found dead in a home on Jacksonville's Northside on Monday.She is 37-year-old Andrea Washington of 12568 Itani Way.Police were called to the homejust after midnight and found her body inside.Washington has three children, a family member told First Coast News
Police Report for Sept. 18
A 41-year-old Gadsden man told police he was robbed at about 5 a.m. Saturday after he let a female acquaintance and an unknown male into his residence in the 1100 block of Seventh Avenue. He said the woman came in and begged for money. He gave her $25, but the man pushed him down, got on top of him
Man dies after being crushed by machine at Georgia workplace
CARROLLTON, Ga. —A man was killed Monday when he wascrushed by a machineat his job in west Georgia, a fire department official said.The incidentoccurred between 5:30 and 6 a.m. at DieTech Industries in the 100 block of Automation Drive, Carrollton fire Chief Jimmy Bearden toldWSB-TV.
Arab man indicted for murder in Baileyton
Robert Lee Kimbrough Jr., 28, was indicted for murder and two counts of first-degree burglary.
Gadsden remembers 9-11 with memorial
On Tuesday, September 11, about 100 people gathered on the corner of 4th and Broad streets, where a small memorial park honors those lost in the September 11, 2001 attacks. Every year on the anniversary, the Gadsden Beautification Board hosts a memorial to remember what happened and the people that
Twitter reacts: Five-star commits to Michigan over Alabama
On Tuesday night, Michigan scored a huge, huge verbal commitment when 2019 five-star safetyDaxton Hillpledged to the Wolverines over Alabama, Ohio State and Clemson among others.
More Steelers drama? Antonio Brown reportedly skipped work on Monday
The Pittsburgh Steelers are the most interesting and chaotic 0-1-1 team in football. (We're kidding about the record part of it, folks.)But seriously, it's hard to look away right now, what with All Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown reportedly skipping work on Monday,per Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh