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Prep basketball roundup: White Plains boys take defensive battle over Cherokee County
At White Plains, the homestanding Wildcats won a defensive battle over Cherokee County 52-46. The Warriors led at the half 23-22, but the team were tied 37-37 at halftime. The Wildcats used a 15-9 fourth quarter to pull out the win. Gavin Burrage led the Wildcats with a double-double (12 points, 13
Deputies Seize Meth and Gun During Search Warrant
According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, Cherokee County deputies and investigators executed a search warrant at a residence on County Road 89 in the Needmore Community on Thursday. Investigators arrested 5 individuals from the residence as a result of the search warrant. Jammy T. White, 36
Small Fire Reported At Cherokee Milling On Tuesday Night
Centre, Cedar Bluff and Leesburg Fire Departments were called to Cherokee Milling on Tuesday night in response to a possible structure in on the of the storage warehouses. Centre Fire Chief Jeremy Lee was among the first to arrive on the scene and found a small fire smoldering inside the building.
Chattooga County Fugitive Found Trafficking Drugs in Nearby Alabama
Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested a 60 year-old fugitive from Chattooga County, Floyd E. Wells, of Centre, for drug trafficking charges this week. According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, investigators were initially looking for Wells on a fugitive from justice warrant based on existi
Chattooga Warrant Results In Alabama Meth Bust
Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested 60 year-old Floyd E. Wells, of Centre, with drug trafficking on Friday. According to Sheriff Jeff Shaver, investigators were initially looking for Wells on a fugitive from justice warrant based on existing warrants from Chattooga County, Georgi
Cherokee County phasing out weather sirens
CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ala. — One east Alabama county diverted money from outdoor tornado sirens repairs to buy weather radios for residents. Cherokee County has 16 outdoor warning sirens. Six of them need costly repairs.
Woman, 64, shot and killed in Birmingham’s Southside Saturday night
An investigation is underway after a woman was shot and killed in Southside over the weekend. The deadly shooting happened about 10:30 p.m. Saturday in the 2100 block of 17th Avenue South. Birmingham police homicide Sgt. Field Morton said investigators have not determined a motive.
Alabama family wins ‘The Great Christmas Light Fight’
An Etowah County family won the grand prize in Monday night’s early episode of “The Great Christmas Light Fight." The Gilleys of Ballplay won the $50,000 prize for the Christmas light display outside the family home, which regularly attracts thousands of visitors each holiday season. The show also s
Two women arrested, charged with trying to bring drugs into Alabama prison
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WPMI) — In a move to combat drugs and other illegal contraband from entering state prisons, law enforcement agents with the Alabama Department of Corrections made separate arrests at two state correctional facilities during inmate visitations on Saturday.
New School Named Transfer Option For Alabama QB Jalen Hurts
This weekend was a big one for Jalen Hurts, as the Alabama quarterback graduated from school. He got a raucous ovation as he walked across the stage. Hurts, Alabama’s starting quarterback in 2016 and ’17, became the backup this past season. Tua Tagovailoa took over the starting gig in the national t
Man wanted in North Georgia deadly shooting apprehended in Alabama
A man wanted in connection with a deadly weekend shooting in North Georgia was taken into custody in Alabama. About 8 hours elapsed from the time Gordon County sheriff’s deputies found a man’s body at a home near Calhoun and Justin Blake Martinat, 29, was apprehended, authorities said. A manhunt beg
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Must-see: Car crashes into Alabama home; shocking photo goes viral
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Nobody was hurt Sunday when a car crashed into a home in Montgomery, Alabama, authorities said. The shocking scene on Perry Hill Road was captured in a photo that quickly went viral.
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Roads closing this week on University of Alabama campus
Sections of Paul W. Bryant Drive, University Boulevard and Seventh Avenue on the University of Alabama campus will close this week as work begins on construction projects during the winter break.
Vehicle Found Submerged In The Lake On County Road 1008 North Of Cedar Bluff, No Injuries Reported
Emergency crews responded to the scene of a single vehicle accident occurring on County Road 1008 north of Cedar Bluff shortly before 3:00 on Friday afternoon. Cedar Bluff Fire Department units arrived on the scene to find the Toyota SUV almost completely under water. Law enforcement officers were a
Alabama elementary school bus driver buys McDonald’s breakfast for students when ice delays school opening
One generous Alabama school bus driver has gone viral for purchasing 50 McDonald’s breakfast biscuits for his elementary school students when icy roads delayed the school’s opening, so that the youngsters would not go hungry in class.
Jalen Hurts draws standing ovation at Alabama graduation (Video)
It’s highly unlikely that Jalen Hurts will be starting under center for the Crimson Tide in their College Football Playoff game against Oklahoma, now that Tua Tagovailoa has been practicing and appears to be getting healthy, but he’s still provided the team with plenty of big-time throws and strong
Man shot to death at Sylvania Circle home; suspect captured in Alabama
The Gordon County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a man at a Sylvania Circle home early Saturday morning. The suspect in the shooting was taken into custody in Eastern Alabama around 9:45 a.m. Saturday.
K9 alert leads to two drug arrests
A traffic stop and subsequent K9 alert has led to the arrest of a man and woman in Rome. Derrick Loren Richardson, 39, of 301 Branham Ave., and Kayla Mae Kinney, 27, of 6862 Cave Spring Road, Cave Spring, were arrested Friday night on Martha Berry Boulevard after Richardson was stopped for a traffic