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Childersburg police search for man wanted for capital murder
Kev'vakius Jalik Jemison, 19, is a suspect in a homicide investigation that happened Saturday Aug. 11. Around 8:15 p.m., police responded to a shooting in the 1100 block of 4th Street South East. 35-year-old Homer Deshawn Calloway suffered a gunshot wound in his home and later died.
4 men jailed on meth trafficking charges after undercover drug sting in Shelby County
Desmond Corderro Bean, 30Antwaun Rashad Mann, 23Derry Karl Yowe, 33Steven Marcus Adams, 26
Authorities seize more than a pound and a half of methamphetamine
COLUMBIANA, Ala. (WIAT) -- Four men were arrested Wednesday, Aug. 8 as authorities served an arrest warrant in in Shelby County.
19-year-old wanted on murder charges in Talladega County
The man, 19-year-old Kev'vakius Jemison is accused of fatally shooting Homer Deshawn Calloway at his home in Childersburg on Aug. 4, said Chief of Police Richard McClelland.
10 pounds of weed, pound of meth seized in raid; 4 jailed
The Shelby County Drug Enforcement Task Force, along with a tactical unit, carried out a search warrant Aug. 8 at a Harpersville home in the 300 block of Bridle Trail. The search, said task force commander Capt. Clay Hammac, resulted from undercover operations in which illegal drugs were bought at t
Birmingham man charged with capital murder in shooting death of Ensley woman
Cameron Jamer Cook, 28, was arrested Monday after being found at an east Birmingham hotel. Cook is accused of killing Denise Fassel, who wasfound dead inside her home on Avenue J on Aug. 2.
Alabama police: Stun gun used on boy_ 13_ with handgun
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Alabama authorities say a police officer used a stun gun on a 13-year-old boy who reached into a pocket containing a handgun. News outlets report charges are pending against the 13-year-old, who was walking with a 15-year-old boy near a middle school when he was stopped Wedne
13 year old tased in Birmingham
When officers arrived, they noticed the 13-year-old and a 15-year-old walking together. Police instructed the boys to stop, but the 13-year-old reportedly attempted to move and reached for his pocket, prompting the officer to use his taser on the child. It was later discovered he had a .38 revolver
Harpersville recognizes new, former fire chiefs - Shelby County Reporter
HARPERSVILLE– Harpersville’s new fire chief is a familiar face around town.Heath Confer was recognized as the new chief at the meeting of the Harpersville Town Council on Monday, Aug. 6, when former chief Wade White was also honored.White served the Harpersville Fire Department for about 14 years, a
North Alabama man pleads guilty to online drug trafficking conspiracy
The U.S. Attorney and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service Inspector in Charge announced Tuesday that the man known on the internet's dark markets as OlympusXans, or OX, has pleaded guilty in federal court to conspiracy to traffic drugs and possessing firearms.
Engineer gives update on Old 280/Shelby County 11 intersection - Shelby County Reporter
COLUMBIANA– County Engineer Randy Cole updated the Shelby County Commission at its meeting on Monday, Aug. 13, about two local road projects.Cole told commissioners that complaints have been received about the intersection of Shelby County 280 (Old Highway 280) and Shelby County 11 in Chelsea, and t
Former Birmingham DJ shares memories of Aretha Franklin
Stewart, a legendary former Birmingham radio personality, has known Franklin since 1954, before she became widely known as the Queen of Soul. He remembers her tremendous natural talent and how a move to Atlantic Records helped make her famous. Stewart, who once served as a Otis Redding's director of
Former Alabama star QB signs with Birmingham pro team
Sims, who threw for an Alabama school-record 3,487 yards in 2014, had been playing running back of late and spent time with two NFL teams as running back during the last few years -- the Atlanta Falcons (2016) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2016-17).
Birmingham Police Charge Couple With Double Murder In Roebuck
The Birmingham Police Department received the report about a young child wandering the street alone the afternoon of August 2, and when investigators arrived, they noticed the child's clothing was stained with blood. The child, later identified as the three-year-old granddaughter of the couple who l
Two suspects have been identified in Birmingham homicide investigation of 2 senior adults, warrants obtained
Thevictims, Mary Holt, 67, and Joe Holt, 68, were discoveredonThursdayAugust2, 2018at8720 9thCourt Circle South.
HOT BLAST: The return of 'In God We Trust' signs in Alabama
Now that school is back in session, take a moment to look around your child's campus and see if you can find a "In God We Trust" sign prominently displayed.If so, you can thank the Alabama Legislature. (Or criticize it, if that's your preference.)Remember that state lawmakers this spring OK'ed legis
Man shot, wrecks car into utility pole in Gate City
East precinct officers responded to a call of 30 to 40 shots fired in the area of Interlake Avenue and 66th Street South around 10:15 p.m. While investigating the shots fired, officers heard additional shots and saw a vehicle attempting to flee the scene, police said.
Investigation continues in the death of a 55-year-old Birmingham woman, suspect in custody
The suspect, identified as Cameron Janet Cook, 28, of Birmingham, is also under investigation for 2 robberies that occurred shortly after the homicide.
Crash and Shooting Investigation near Gate City
Birmingham, Ala. (WIAT)- Birmingham police are investigating after a man is shot and crashes into a utility police.Investigators say officers heard shots around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night on 66thStreet South. When they arrived, they found several people firing shots at each other and a man driving awa
Pell City applies for grant to improve former Avondale Mills building
PELL CITY – The City Council agreed Monday to move forward with applying for an Alabama Historical Commission grant to help pay for improvements to the former Avondale Mills Administration building on the former plant site.“The shingles on the building are starting to go,” City Manager Brian Muenger