COLBERT CHIEF DEPUTY RETIRES AFTER 26 YEARS IN LAW ENFORCEMENT

TUSCUMBIA–Veteran law enforcement officer Jim Heffernan retired on Wednesday after 26 years in law enforcement.A reception was held for Heffernan at the Sheriff’s department Wednesday afternoon where several coworkers and area law enforcement officers came by to see Jim on his last day before retirement.

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CHARGES UPGRADED TO MURDER, WITNESSES SAY FULKERSON PUNCHED SELF IN FACE TO APPEAR ASSAULTED

DAVID ALLEN FULKERSON

TUSCUMBIA–According to Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williamson attempted murder charges against a man who shot another man in the face after the Alabama / LSU game Saturday have been upgraded to murder.

31-year-old David Allen Fulkerson was served while in the custody of the Colbert County Jail, with a warrant for […]

Colbert’s Sheriff Williamson receives humanitarian award

Sheriff Frank Williamson gives a speech after receiving the award

SHEFFIELD– At Monday nights meeting of the Shoals Democratic Club, Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williamson was presented with the Outstanding Humanitarian Award.

The award is presented annually to a Shoals Area Citizen who has tirelessly dedicated themselves to the service of others.

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