Last of Four Latino Men Involved in Home Invasion Plot Sentenced to Year in Prison

BIRMINGHAM – The last of four Latino men prosecuted in federal court for their roles in a March 2016 plot to invade a Calhoun County house, take a safe from it and deliver the residence’s occupants to a Dallas-based enforcer for drug organizations was sentenced today to one year and a day in prison, […]

Beloved Shoals area author Danny Creasy to sign books at Gun & Knife Expo this weekend

Shoals Area Author Danny Creasy

MUSCLE SHOALS-Shoals area residents will get a chance this weekend to meet and greet author Danny Creasy who will have a booth at this weekend’s Gun & Knife Expo in Muscle Shoals at the North Alabama State Fair Grounds.


Colbert Heights senior dies in crash

A single-vehicle crash at 7:15 a.m. today, Feb. 9, has claimed the life of a Tuscumbia teen, who was a senior at Colbert Heights.


Police asking public for help in locating suspect

George Earl Craig

RUSSELLVILLE–Authorities in Franklin county are trying to locate a suspect.


Gov. Bentley awards grants to assist domestic violence victims in northwest Alabama

Governor Robert Bentley

Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded $235,363 to assist victims of domestic violence in northwest Alabama in obtaining justice against their offenders.


Indiana Man Arrested After Stopping At Checkpoint In Stolen Car

David Adam Stapleton

According to Florence police, David Adam Stapleton, 26, or Noblesville, IN, was arrested after he stopped at a police safety checkpoint in a stolen vehicle, yesterday.


BREAKING: Governor Bentley Appoints Strange to U.S. Senator Seat

Senator Luther Strange

MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley announced on Thursday the appointment of Luther Strange to Alabama U.S. Senator. Strange will fill the Senate seat vacated by U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions who was confirmed Wednesday night to serve as United States Attorney General. Previous to the appointment, Strange served as Alabama’s Attorney General, […]