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Demopolis prepares to welcome visitors for annual Christmas on the River events - The Demopolis Times
Christmas on the River is approaching and will enter full swing on Wednesday, Nov. 28 and last through Saturday, Dec. 1.
Mother seeks answers in daughter's unsolved murder
DEMOPOLIS, Ala. (WTOK) -It has been almost a year since the murder of Shannon Steele in Demopolis, Ala., and the case is still a mystery.
Demopolis PD requests $5,000 reward in unsolved murder
DEMOPOLIS, Ala. (WTOK) -Law enforcement officials in Demopolis have requested a $5,000 reward from Gov. Kay Ivey for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever is responsible for the death of Shannon Steele.
Demopolis BOE approves personnel, bus purchase - The Demopolis Times
The board also approved the purchase of a 2020 model, 72-passenger, school bus. The bus was a budgeted item and the low bid of $97,000 was accepted from Transportation South.
Case of juvenile murder suspect bound to grand jury
Jarvis Nichols, 17, of a rural area of Opelika, is charged with murder as an adult in connection to the September fatal shooting of 20-year-old Evan Mikale Wilson, of Tuskegee.
Survivor Or Not? 1963 Chevrolet Bel Air
Ok, let’s get this out of the way. This is a beautiful car, period. Clean lines and apparently in remarkable condition! It’s for salehere on eBaywith no reserve. Bidding is already up to $7,700 and I predict it will go higher still. The big Chevy can be found in Demopolis, Alabama, and the seller is
ALDI to provide job and money-saving opportunities
The German grocery retailer ALDI, known for its cost-cutting efficiency in management and sales, will open in 2019 on Frederick Road, adjacent from Opelika’s Tiger Town.
Tuscaloosa Police make arrest in attempted murder investigation, 2 suspects still at large
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) -- Tuscaloosa Police have arrested one suspect in an attempted murder investigation on Thursday, November 8. They are still searching for two others. Thursday November 8 around 5:15 p.m., Tuscaloosa Police responded to the 4100 block of 20th Street on a shooting call. Police
Missing woman could be in the Pine Belt
PINE BELT (WDAM) - The Choctaw County, AL Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a missing woman, and investigators believe she could be in the Pine Belt.
Linden honors veterans with parade - The Demopolis Times
The City of Linden of hosted a Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony Friday. The event involved participation from several area veterans organizations, the Linden Police and Fire departments, churches and the University of West Alabama Marching Band, as well as other entries. The parade was sponsored and
Butler County coroner’s race almost decided
BUTLER, AL (WSFA) - Butler County voters are one step closer in knowing who their next coroner will be.The Butler County probate judge oversaw the count of the provisional and write-in ballots Tuesday and incumbent Wayne Garlock appears to have won.Garlock actually lost his coroner’s job of 16 years
Lawsuit: Ex-Judson college administrator sought online sexual “role-play” with former student
Not long after accepting a Facebook friend request on May 21 fromJudson Collegeadministrator William “Billy” McFarland, 20-year-old Alexis Burt, a freshman at the“Christ-centered” (according to its website) women’s collegein Marion, AL, affiliated with theAlabama Baptist Convention, received private
Best stores to shop at on Black Friday
FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2016, file photo, Maddy, left, and her friend Maggie, sit with their shopping bags at Union Square in San Francisco. The holiday shopping season is losing some of its power in the year's sales. November and December now account for less than 21 percent of annual retail sales
Sen. Cam Ward: Alabama Board of Pardons will be held accountable
In July,Jimmy O’Neal Spencer was chargedwith the brutal killings of Martha Dell Reliford, 65, Marie Kitchens Martin, 74, and Martin’s 7-year-old great-grandson, Colton Ryan Lee, in Guntersville. Spencer, a man with a violent rap sheet going back to the early 1980s, had been granted parole by the Boa
Police searching for parents of child found wandering B’ham roadway
The child, who is between the ages of four or 5-years-old, was found alone on Palisades Boulevard around 8 a.m.
Defense, Besteder key Tiger playoff win - The Demopolis Times
The Demopolis Tigers passed its initial test of this season’s playoff, defeating the Faith Academy Rams, 41-13, and advances to round two next week.
CPSAA collecting toys, food for holidays - The Demopolis Times
The Demopolis Citizen Public Safety Alumni Association (CPSAA) is hosting a food and toy drive until Nov. 15. Demopolis City Hall, the police department and the fire department are all collecting nonperishable food items and new or gently used toys, while U.S. Jones Elementary School is collecting n
The defenestration of Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III
The moment during the 2016 presidential campaign, when Sen. Jeff Sessions put on the red MAGA hat, the brim looked stiff. The top of the cap didn’t form to his head just right, and it made his ears look even bigger than they were. But even as he looked like the rookie on a Little League team, Sessio
Man found slain in Selma; Suspect arrested, held without bond
A 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody late Sunday afternoon after a man was found dead Friday in Selma. Selma Police Chief Spencer Collier announced the arrest of 34-year-old Winston Harris. He is charged with murder in the death 42-year-old Ricky Dewayne Sanders. Both are from Selma. Sander
18 members of violent Selma street gang indicted on major federal charges - Yellowhammer News
The gang is known as the “MLK Gang,” and includes members of Selma’s DTE gang, as well as individuals associated with the Crips, one of the largest and most violent gangs in America.