Breaking News from Russellville
Find the latest Russellville News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
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
Muscle Shoals woman dead after shooting
MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) - Police are investigating a Monday night shooting in Muscle Shoals.The incident happened just before 8 p.m. on A.C. Curry Street, according to ournews partners at the Times Daily.The identity of the victim has not yet been revealed, but officials in Colbert County have repo
Decatur police: Florence man found with meth after chase
Officers responding to a call Sunday about a shoplifter at Target at 1235 Point Mallard S.E. tried to stop a person of interest, who fled the scene in a vehicle, police said in a release. After a brief pursuit, the driver and passenger were apprehended, and the passenger, Braxton Blair Minor, was fo
Bullets found in hallway at Cherokee High School
COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – School officials say they placed Cherokee High School on a “soft lockdown” Tuesday morning after bullets were found on campus.Colbert County Schools Superintendent Gale Satchel said the bullets were found in a hallway just before 10:30 a.m.As a precaution, students were kept i
Wreck victim turned 49 on day of death
Estrada’s aunt, Albania Alvarez, was killed Saturday night in a four-car wreck at the intersection of Florence Boulevard and Cox Creek Parkway.
Homicide reported in Muscle Shoals
Sources tell us one person is in police custody after a murder Monday night in Muscle Shoals. The Colbert County coroner confirmed it took place around 8PM at a home on A.C. Curry Street. The name of the victim isn't being released at this time, but is described as a woman in her 20's or 30's.Muscle
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.
Man killed in early-morning wreck on I-65
Lonnie Ray Busbey, 33, was driving on the interstate around 3:40 a.m. when his pickup truck ran off the road and hit a guardrail, Alabama State Troopers said. The wreck happened about two miles south of Decatur.
Colbert County crew featured in new reality show
MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF/TIMES DAILY) - A new reality show debuting Tuesday night will show you what it takes to build the “Fastest Cars in the Dirty South”.The show follows seven men in Colbert County as they build, salvage and race cars all across north Alabama and southern Tennessee.It features Er
Murder victim shot in garage; charges filed
Reck said Benjamin Andrew Davenport, 30, Colburn Mountain Road, Tuscumbia was taken into custody late Monday night. He was charged Tuesday afternoon.
The Latest: Flash flood kills man in Virginia
The weather service in Wakefield, Virginia, says the storm has been categorized as an EF2 tornado, with winds of up to 120 miles (about 190 kilometers) per hour.
Alabama's complete 2019 football schedule
We already knew Alabama would begin next season with a neutral-site game against the Duke Blue Devils in Atlanta. It was also established the Crimson Tide would welcome New Mexico State, Southern Miss and Western Carolina to Bryant-Denny Stadium in 2019. And while the SEC slate was already determine
Woman killed in weekend wreck in Florence
FLORENCE, Ala. – Florence police and Alabama State Troopers are investigating a wreck that left one person dead Saturday night.The wreck happened when police said a vehicle on Florence Boulevard ran into a with a vehicle on Cox Creek Parkway, hitting it in the side. The driver of the vehicle was hit
Police trying to make positive identity on wreck victim
FLORENCE — Police are hoping the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences can help make a positive identification of the woman who was killed in a traffic accident Saturday night.Police said the woman, who is believed not to be from the Shoals area, was killed in a four-car accident at the intersecti
Morgan deputy shot by Morgan deputy
Deputy Zac Dockery was shot by Deputy Mike Whittle, according to Franklin. She said Dockery was transported to the hospital and released the same day. A baton round is ammunition designed to be non-lethal, typically a bean bag.
Lauderdale County bridge passes inspection; weight limit to be enforced
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala. – One of Lauderdale County’s oldest bridges got the green light to remain open after a recent inspection.There’s always a steady stream of vehicles crossing the Happy Hollow bridge on County Road 47. It’s a main artery from north-central Lauderdale County intoFlorence. The br
Capital murder trial set for Oct. 15
Shannon Dale Gargis, 23, of Rail Splitter Road, Phil Campbell, has been indicted for capital murder and aggravated child abuse.
Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State Top College Football National Championship Odds
OddsShark provided the latest odds to win a title following the Week 3 games, with Alabama, Clemson and Ohio State at the top of the list:
Work begins on second phase at Brush Creek Park
WRIGHT — Beginning today, the back section of Brush Creek Park will be closed as work begins on the second phase of renovations.Commissioner Fay Parker said King and Associates of Muscle Shoals has been approved for the work at a cost of $289,176.He said the second phase includes putting in a new pa
Woman dies in four-vehicle accident in Florence
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - A woman died as the result of a four-car accident on Saturday.The accident happened at 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Florence Boulevard and Cox Creek Parkway, according to ournews partners at the Times Daily.Authorities reported that two others were taken to Eliza Coffee Mem