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Two charged with back-to-back robberies

Police arrested Daryl C. Reeves, 34, and Bradley D. Carter, 28, both of Florence, shortly after the crimes occurred Saturday. Officers responded to the first robbery around 10:30 p.m. at the Circle K at County Road 47 and Cox Creek Parkway. Police said witnesses told them a man ran into the store

WAAY-TV - 2018-03-20 15:41:00

Tornado in Ardmore destroys family's house

On Gatlin road, the strong wind from last night's storm ripped apart one house. Parts of the house and items from inside are scattered across the road into the neighbor's yard. "You think of this happening to someone else. But you don't think of it happening to your friends right around you," s

WAAY-TV - 2018-03-21 01:08:00

LOCAL FISHING: Killen angler sets record with 90-pound catfish

Tyler Moses has a new fish story to tell and it is not about the one that got away. The Killen angler set a record Saturday while fishing in the Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail on Wheeler Lake. Moses reeled in a catfish weighing 89 pounds, 96 ounces, setting a Cabela's King Kat record. "It was a

TIMES DAILY - 2018-03-21 05:10:00

Alabama man sentenced in theme park fraud

FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) - A man who promised to build a $3.5 billion theme park in northwest Alabama is going to prison for fraud. A judge in Florence sentenced Bryan Keith Robinson of Killen to 10 years in prison during a hearing Wednesday. Robinson was ordered to repay investors more than $7 million.

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-03-21 12:58:12

Lewisburg police investigating suspicious item at old National Guard Armory

(Photo: WKRN) LEWISBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) - Multiple agencies in Lewisburg are investigating a suspicious item found in the old National Guard Armory. The scene is at the intersection of Ellington Parkway and Fayetteville Highway. Lewisburg police are investigating, along with Lewiburg fire, Marshall

WKRN - 2018-03-20 22:05:07

Colbert man indicted for capital murder

TUSCUMBIA - Officials say charges have been upgraded against a man originally charged with murder in connection with the 2016 shooting death of a Tuscumbia man outside an apartment complex. A Colbert County grand jury has indicted Riley Earl (Trey) Hamm III, 30, for capital murder, first-degree hind

TIMES DAILY - 2018-03-21 05:10:00

NAACP members believe Tanner High Schools suspension is a race issue

Members now believe Gordon's suspension is a race issue. They claim another black principal in Limestone County was dismissed a few years ago. Members of the NAACP walked into the county school board office asking to speak with the school superintendent Tom Sisk. According to the members Sisk w

WAAY-TV - 2018-03-21 00:15:00

Weather service finds at least 9 tornado tracks in Alabama

Buy Now Ivy Thigpen, left, helps Phillis Schell in Schell's roofless kitchen the morning after a tornado destroyed Schell's house on Gatlin Road in Ardmore. [JERONIMO NISA/DECATUR DAILY]Jeronimo Nisa BIRMINGHAM (AP) - The National Weather Service says there's evidence that multiple tornadoes struck

DECATUR DAILY - 2018-03-21 17:27:00

Update to Storm Timing Today

The Shoals (areas around Florence, Muscle Shoals, Tuscumbia, Russellville, and Moulton): 3 PM to 5 PM I-65 and I-565 (areas around Huntsville, Madison, Athens, Decatur, Fayetteville, Guntersville, Boaz, and Cullman): 4 PM to 7 PM Sand Mountain (areas around Scottsboro, Stevenson, and Fort Payne): 6


Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued For Parts Of Lauderdale And Limestone Counties until 6:30 PM

The National Weather Service in Huntsville Alabama has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Lauderdale County in northwestern Alabama... Northern Limestone County in north central Alabama... * Until 630 PM CDT * At 602 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Lexingto

ALABAMAWX.COM - 2018-03-20 01:03:00

Troopers: Hit-and-run driver admits he killed Leighton man

Alabama State Troopers say David Lee Borden of Cherokee contacted them late Saturday night. Troopers tell WAAY 31 Borden told them he was driving on Highway 157 Saturday evening when he hit 75-year-old Jimmy Oneal Waldrep near Duncan Lane. Borden says he didn't see Waldrep because he was wearin


Rogersville man killed in early morning wreck

Image courtesy of MGN Online LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. - Authorities confirm a Rogersville man died Sunday morning following a single-vehicle wreck. Alabama State Troopers said Robert Nicholas Phillips, 28, was killed when the 2003 Honda Odyssey he was driving left the roadway on U.S. 72 and overturned


Fatal crash in Ardmore leaves 1 dead, several injured

ARDMORE, Ala. - A woman is dead after a fatal crash on HWY 251 and Sweet Springs Rd./Pinedale Rd. Sunday morning according to Alabama State Troopers. Officials say the woman was traveling in the passenger seat of a white SUV with her family, a man and two children, going eastbound on Sweet Springs R


Woman dead, 4 injured in Limestone County wreck

Multiple people, including two children, were injured and a woman died during an accident involving a farm truck in Limestone County on Sunday, Alabama State Troopers said. Manisha Thaker, 33, of Tacoma, Washington, was a passenger in a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox that collided with a 2000 Volvo commerci


Woman says Steven Seagal sexually assaulted her at audition - WSMV News 4

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A woman on Monday said she was a 17-year-old model and aspiring actress when Steven Seagal sexually assaulted her at a supposed casting session at a Beverly Hills hotel room in 2002. Faviola Dadis was emotional but composed as she spoke at a news conference in Los Angeles, becomin

WSMV - 2018-03-19 21:45:00

Weekend wreck victims ID'd

Alabama State Troopers have identified the victims of separate fatal wrecks Sunday. Robert Nicholas Phillips, 28, of Rogersville, was killed when the 2003 Honda Odyssey he was driving left the road on U.S. 72 and overturned, according to Alabama State Trooper Chuck Daniel. Daniel said Phillips was n

NEWS-COURIER - 2018-03-19 21:01:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Largest meth bust in Colbert County history nabs 17lbs of 'ice'

Colbert County Sheriff, Frank Williamson, said investigators worked with a number of other state and federal agencies to make the county's largest meth bust. On Mar. 1, officials with the Colbert County Drug Task Force, Colbert County Sheriff's Office, Lauderdale County Drug Task Force, Franklin


Local meth suspect faces federal charges

A man arrested earlier this month in Colbert County with more than $750,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine was taken into federal custody Wednesday, authorities said. Christopher "Pee Wee" Carroll, 38, 2503 E. 13th Ave., Sheffield, has Drug Enforcement Agency charges pending, Colbert County Drug T


Child hit by truck in Florence

Florence Police told WAAY 31, a family member kept the child still and calm until the ambulance got to the scene. The child was transported to Huntsville Hospital. The child was injured but alert and answering the officers' questions, said police. The driver of the truck did stop immediately an