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Fall Farm to Feast coming up this weekend

The Blackbelt Benefit Group's annual Fall Farm to Feast is coming up Saturday, and Spencer Farm is making the final preparations to make the night as good as it can get. Local food prepared by the group, Spencer Farm and local restaurants will be served at the feast, which features libations, hors

SELAM TIMES-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

Selma Man Found at Home Dead on Burned Bed

From the West Alabama Newsroom- A death investigation is underway in Selma after a man is found at home dead in a burned up bed. Lt. Tory Neely says the 28 year old man lived on the 400 block of Young Street. He says the man's body was found inside his home Friday night by his girlfriend. "When he w

ALABAMANEWS.NET - 2017-09-18 23:31:03

Charges filed in rash of vehicle break-ins

A Selma man wanted for breaking into several vehicles in Valley Grande last month while out on bond for seven prior burglary charges has been arrested.MITCHELL According to Lt. John Hatfield with the Dallas County Sheriff's Department, 19-year-old Rayford Mitchell was arrested Sunday morning. An arr

SELAM TIMES-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

CH police complain about Selman bond order

CARBON HILL - Carbon Hill police complained Thursday about the lack of cash and property bonds in the wake of Circuit Judge Jerry Selman's order eliminating those payments for bonds. This item is available in full to subscribers. CARBON HILL - Carbon Hill police complained Thursday about the lack of

DAILY MOUNTAIN EAGLE ONLINE - 2017-09-19 04:40:45

City will relist hotel for $700k

The Selma City Council will try again to sell the St. James Hotel but is leaving the door open for hotelFUBU if the company can come up with the money to buy and renovate the Water Avenue landmark. The city council voted Friday during a special called meeting to relist the hotel at $700,000. The cit

SELAM TIMES-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

Let's all plan to play on Family Day, September 25

One of the most confusing days of the year in Wilcox County can be Father's Day. Mother's Day is not as complicated. This year the Mayor of Camden, Phil Creswell, is giving area residents another day to celebrate. In connection with the national movement intended to raise awareness about the importa

AL.COM - 2017-09-19 15:29:33

FEMA sets up staging site at Craig Field

Hundreds of tractor trailers full of water and other supplies are lining a runway at Craig Field awaiting orders to be deployed to Florida to assist victims of Hurricane Irma. Jeff Glass, federal staging unit leader for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, said the airport is serving as a stagin

SELAM TIMES-JOURNAL - 2017-09-16 23:59:59

COMMUNITY ALERT: Missing Pets Linked to Coyote Sightings in Mobile

Mobile, Ala. - Coyote sightings, with reports of missing pets, have created a public safety concern. Residents in Llainfair and Yester Oaks neighborhoods have sighted coyotes on their property. In recent months, residents' game cams have shown coyotes roaming the streets, backyards and ditches. More

WKRG - 2017-09-19 19:20:15

Chilton County Sheriff's Department incident report for the week of September 18

The following is an incident report from the Chilton County Sheriff's Department from September 6-12: September 6 - Custody dispute: 200 block of County Road 18 West, Clanton. - Burglary, third degree: 600 block of County Road 144, Calera. - Theft of property, third degree: Verbena. - Domestic dispu

CLANTON ADVERTISER - 2017-09-18 13:26:05

First Baptist Church offers class to help parents address modern issues

With modern technology and ever-evolving social norms creating new and unique challenges for parents, Demopolis First Baptist Church is organizing a "Christ-Centered Parenting" class designed to help parents discuss with children today's toughest topics. Christ-Centered Parenting, a program written

DEMOPOLIS TIMES - 2017-09-19 14:22:14

The unexpected addict: How heroin destroyed an Alabama drug counselor

When they found out she would be buried at 10 a.m., April Carpri's friends quickly made a memorial to place at the head of her grave. A basic black frame contained a wallet-sized photo of the former social worker surrounded by tributes to her counseling skills. The three women at the gravesite all w

AL.COM - 2017-09-17 13:06:11

Demopolis BOE approves 2017-18 budget

Following its second public hearing on Monday, the Demopolis Board of Education approved the system's 2017-2018 school year budget. During a presentation on the budget, the budget estimates that it will bring in just under $20.3 million in revenue with expenditure over $22.3 million during the 2017-

DEMOPOLIS TIMES - 2017-09-19 13:31:47

First Baptist Church of Demopolis offering unique parenting class

First Baptist Church will be offering a six-week parenting study titled "Christ-Centered Parenting" beginning Sunday, Oct. 1st at 5 p.m. Parents will hear teaching on topics such as human dignity, identity, sexuality, relationships, and technology. The goal of this study is to help parents form a bi

WESTALABAMAWATCHMAN.COM - 2017-09-19 03:24:03

Greensboro middle school student dies in Saturday car crash

Two schools in Greensboro are grieving following a fiery car crash on Saturday afternoon. The crash killed Ra'hQwon Davis, an eighth grader at Greensboro Middle School. Davis was a passenger in a car being driven by a senior attending Greensboro High School. The car burst into flames after running

WSFA - 2017-09-18 21:19:56

Death investigation at business on Woodruff Road, coroner says

Investigation is at the Home Depot Updated: 11:40 PM EDT Sep 18, 2017 The Greenville County coroner's office said they are on scene investigating a death at an Upstate business. They said a body was found in the parking lot at the Home Depot on Woodruff Road Monday night. The call came in around 1

WYFF4.COM - 2017-09-19 03:40:00

Coroner on scene of death investigation on Woodruff Road

Greenville County investigators are conducting a death investigation at the Home Depot on Woodruff Road Monday night. The coroner confirms at least one person has died. The investigation is in its early stages. No further details were immediately available. Stick with FOX Carolina for the latest. Gr

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 06:19:00

Man accused of child sex crime in Spartanburg Co.

Jarvous Duane Mcdowell A man has been accused of a sex crime with a girl under 11 years old, according to a Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office report. Jarcous Duane Mcdowell, 27, of Wellford has been arrested. He is charged with 2 counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct with a minor under 11 years of age

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-18 21:32:40

Man accused of having child porn in Spartanburg

Joshua Gripper SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - A man has been arrested on child porn charges in Spartanburg, according to the SC Attorney General's Office. Joshua Clark Gripper, 28, of Spartanburg has been charged with 10 counts of first-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Gripper is also charged with

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-18 15:27:17

Spartanburg deputies asking public for help to ID attempted armed robbery suspect

Spartanburg Deputies are asking for public assistance in identifying a suspect after an attempted robbery over the weekend. Deputies say they responded to reports of an armed robbery at the Holiday Inn Express on Sha Lane on Saturday around 9:45 p.m. An employee told investigators an individual dres

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-09-19 07:14:00

Man gets 'sensitive' body part stuck in gym weight

WORMS, Germany (WCMH) - Firefighters in Germany were called to help free a man who became stuck in a gym weight. According to Feuerwehr Worms, it happened Friday morning. Firefighters were called to help get the man's penis out of a 2.5kg weight plate. Firefighters said it took three hours to remove

WSPA.COM - 2017-09-18 22:55:52