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Woman missing from Pell City, family requests help in finding her
Mandi Renee Darden, 38-year-old white female, was last seen in Pell City, where she lives, on September 28.
Authorities looking for Pell City woman
ST CLAIR COUNTY — Sam Bagwell, 37, is wanted in St. Clair County on a felony warrant charging her with receiving stolen property in the first degree. The subject is described as being 5-foot-2, and weighing 135 pounds, with blonde hair and brown eyes. The subject is a white female.
Teen girl killed in Sumiton triple shooting; 1 juvenile in custody, second suspect on the run
Sumiton police responded at 3:18 p.m. to the Exxon gas station on Highway 79. Once on the scene, they found a man who had sustained a gunshot wound to the arm. In the course of investigating that incident, they were led to a home on nearby Earley Street.
Police request help in identifying suspect from murder at M & N Groceries in Birmingham
From the Trussville Tribune staff reportsTRUSSVILLE — The Birmingham Police Department is reporting that homicide investigators need assistance from the public to identify the homicide suspect from surveillance photos that the authorities have obtained.Related: Deadly shooting in BirminghamPhoto cou
Talladega County’s Drug Task Force arrests 8 in 10 days (photos)
The Talladega County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force made eight felony drug arrests over the last 10 days, according to Commander Jason Murray.Justin Lamar Dorman, 30, of Munford, was arrested Oct. 6 at a driver’s license checkpoint set up by the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office. Police say Dorma
Pell City delegation visits German auto suppliers
On September 7, Pell City Mayor Bill Pruitt lead a small team to visit and show the support of Pell City to three companies who are headquartered in Germany that have locations in Pell City.The team visited the headquarters of WKW Erbsloeh Automotive GmbH, Eissmann Group Automotive GmbH, and Oerliko
Suspect apprehended in case of Birmingham man shot shortly after dropping kids of at an apartment
Related story: Birmingham man drops kids off at an apartment, gets shot, dies several hours later
NO TRICKS,JUST TREATS: Halloween event around Talladega’s Courthouse Square will make return for 2018 on Tuesday, Oct. 30
TALLADEGA --Trick or treating around Talladega’s Historic Courthouse Square is back this year.As in the rest of Talladega and the surrounding area, Halloween is being observed on Tuesday, Oct. 30, this year rather than Wednesday, Oct. 31. Trick or treating will be going around the Square from 5:30 t
22-year-old man killed in Blount County crash
Christian Alexandre Sellers, 22, was seriously injured when the 2002 Ford Taurus he was driving crossed the center line and collided with a 1994 GMC pickup. Sellers was transported to UAB where he later died.
Couple arrested after strangling, stabbing, police say
Police say an Anniston woman stabbed her boyfriend after he choked her during an altercation Tuesday night.Anniston police Sgt. Kyle Price on Wednesday said a 30-year-old Lincoln man was charged Tuesday night with domestic violence by strangulation. According to the sergeant, the charge followed a p
Perfect weather for Pell City's Fall Frenzy 2018 (gallery)
PELL CITY -- The fifth annual Fall Frenzy held Saturday at Pell City’s Lakeside Park couldn’t have asked for more perfect weather. The beautiful fall day brought out crowds for the event whose proceeds are given to school organizations, athletic programs and clubs within the school system. Pell City
Pell City leaders visit German headquarters of 3 local companies
Pell City Mayor Bill Pruitt lead a small team last month to visit and show the support of three companies that are headquartered in Germany, but also have manufacturing facilities in Pell City.For a week, the team visited the headquarters of WKW Erbsloeh Automotive, Eissmann Group Automotive and Oer
Woman killed on Highway 280 Tuesday morning
Raycom Media/fileBIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The Shelby County Coroner’s office confirms a pedestrian was hit and killed on Highway 280 in front of Best Buy Tuesday morning.Lina Evans with the coroner’s office says she can’t release the victim’s name at this time because her family hasn’t been notified
Jury awards $10 million to family of Birmingham mother killed in 2014 hit-and-run
The driver of the Grand Prix began driving erratically, around 60 mph, the witness told investigators. The man drove around the witness's car and up onto a curb, hitting McCall.
Birmingham picks: Who wins Mountain Brook vs. Thompson showdown in Class 7A?
OK, we won't know the answer to any of those questions until Friday night, but I'm back to make early-week predictions again. You'll see 10 picks with a little analysis, followed by picks for other games in metro Birmingham this week.
Birmingham police investigate pedestrian fatality on highway 280
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Birmingham police are investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred at 12:45 a.m. this morning. According to Birmingham Police Department Lt. Majors, a 41- year-old female was struck and killed on U.S Highway 289 near Cahaba circle and had no identification on her at t
School bus involved in accident, children onboard
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (WIAT) -- There is a report that a School Transportation Solutions school bus was involved in an accident at 31st Street and 12th Avenue North Birmingham. According to Adrienne Mitchell with Birmingham City Schools, the bus was hit in the rear by another car. Four students were on b
Woman struck, killed while walking across U.S. 280
A 41-year-old woman was killed Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 while she was walking across U.S. 280. (Google Maps)
Man found dead in Cherokee County cotton field
Officials have identified the man found dead in a cotton field near the Cherokee and Etowah County line Friday afternoon.Cherokee County Coroner Jeremy Deaton identified the man as 38-year-old Michael Anthony Sprayberry. He was from Cedar Bluff.A farmer found Sprayberry’s body in a cotton field on C
Birmingham school bus rear ended in accident, four children were aboard
The school bus was on 31stStreet and 12thAvenue North, in Birmingham, when it was rear ended by another car.