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Section High School student arrested over concerning YouTube video

A Jackson County High School student is now in juvenile custody after making a concerning Youtube video talking about guns at school.

  Albertville police praise dog for seizing drugs from drug dealer

Albertville police are praising the efforts of a dog that helped to get more than $1,300 worth of drugs off the street.

Kidnapping, murder suspect charged after body found in Jackson County woods

Arrest warrants were issued on Brandon Blaine Berry, 31 of Woodville. The warrants were for charges of first-degree kidnapping and murder.

SBI called in for criminal theft investigation inside Marshall County Sheriff’s Office

Another set of problems facing the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. This time there is a criminal theft investigation underway inside the sheriff’s office.

Marshall County man allegedly shoots son in mouth after son assaults him

Marshall County authorities are investigating a domestic shooting involving a father and son in the Asbury community.

Rainsville city officials seeking $300,000 to replace Boozer Bridge

Plans to replace an old, wooden bridge that some call dangerous have been on hold for nearly six years. Officials in Rainsville say it’s all about the money.

Patriot’s Memorial Park still under construction after nearly 4 years

A proposed park in Fort Payne, dedicated to veterans, is now starting to come together.

Fort Payne police heading up benefit to aid officer struck in the line of duty

Fort Payne Police are teaming up for a fundraiser this weekend for a fellow lawman who was injured during a high speed chase.

Board to be formed to determine future of Paint Rock School

A committee is now being formed to determine the future of Paint Rock School.

Suspect in custody after threat involving Pisgah High School

A suspect is in custody after a threat was made on social media involving Pisgah High School.

Arab Mayor participating in the World of Speed

Arab's Mayor is spending time this weekend trying to reach speeds of 150 miles per hour.

  TVA working to maintain lake levels after Hurricane Florence makes landfall

The TVA is working to keep Lake Guntersville safe as Tropical Storm Florence pounds the east coast.

State audit claims former Marshall County circuit clerk bookkeeper mishandled more than $200,000

A former circuit clerk bookkeeper is being asked to repay more than 200-thousand dollars that’s unaccounted for.

Former Albertville attorney sentenced to life in prison for child sex abuse

A former Albertville attorney has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing a child.

Teachers learn about Lake Guntersville ecosystem

Two dozen teachers are getting some hands on experience with TVA officials learning the ecosystem at Lake Guntersville.

Bryant man allegedly stabs mother, stepfather, stepbrother

A Bryant man is in custody after allegedly stabbing three of his family members.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office community partnership drive helps children, seniors

For the month of September, the sheriff’s office has changed their focus from the youth of the county to the senior community.

Fyffe man confesses to damaging businesses in Rainsville

At first, he said he was assaulted, but after further investigation, police determined he is responsible for damage at two businesses on Highway 35.

Marshall County Commission rejects plan for possibly raising entry-level pay

Marshall County Commission Chairman James Hutcheson sought a new pay study be done to include all entry level positions at the request of the personnel board.

New splash pad under construction in Arab

It’s located right next to the city pool and will be approximately 50 feet by 60 feet.

Enrollment for Marshall Technical School JROTC program doubles in 1st year

The principal said the JROTC is up by 100 percent since it began last fall. They currently have 40 student and hope to have as many as 80 next year.

  Day of Caring celebrated at Boaz Senior Center

The United Way of Marshall County sponsored a Day of Caring with plenty of activities and visitors for the seniors.

Marshall County attorney’s law license suspended over possibly mishandled money

Court documents indicate the money was paid to the attorney’s trust account but never received by a client.

Albertville police investigating church burglaries

Hope of Albertville is the church that got hit twice and they have two suspects.

New retail complex eyes home in Albertville

The property, located at the corner of Rose Road and Highway 431, now has a new owner and they’re looking to bring new jobs and new business to the area.

Fort Payne man arrested in May home invasion, sexual assault

Police say he got inside a home on Forest Avenue on May 5 and sexually assaulted a woman and broke into a car there before escaping after the male homeowner arrived.

One dead in two-vehicle crash in Jackson County

A Friday night crash claimed the life of one man and injured two others.

Unidentified human remains found in Guntersville

Guntersville police are on the scene working to identify the body.

Pilot program now in Jackson County school to encourage character building

ackson County has received a more than $130,000 grant to help build character among some of its students.

App allows authorities to better watch school in Jackson County

Cameras are now at Skyline School and can be monitored with an app.

Guntersville triple murder suspect pleads not guilty

A man arrested in connection to three murders in Guntersville has plead not guilty.

  State and federal officials announce plans for bringing high-speed internet to rural America

Having high-speed internet has become a necessity for so many things in our lives.

Arab woman arrested for picking up child at school while intoxicated

44-year-old Heather Gibbs is charged with public intoxication.

Jackson County Commissioner files ethics complaint over truck given to private citizen

A Jackson county commissioner filed ethics complaints against former members of the County Commission alleging they gave away a county owned truck to a private citizen.

Marshall County school pays tribute to Arab community by playing ‘Dixie’ at first football game

After the team’s first touchdown, the song ‘Dixie’ played on the stadium’s PA system.

Large pot bust and money seizure in Marshall County

Drug agents say it’s not uncommon to see larger quantities of drugs because much of the marijuana now is coming from west coast states where it’s legal and not the old homegrown variety.

Scottsboro firefighters get $111K grant for upgrades

It’s getting over $111,000 to install new diesel exhaust capturing systems, and new fire sprinklers and alarms.

Case of DeKalb County murder victim stuffed in barrel sent to grand jury

The hearing lasted only about 10 minutes and in the end the judge found probable cause for the murder charge.

48th Annual St. William Seafood Festival being held in Guntersville

St. William Catholic Church in Guntersville will be hosting the 48th Annual Seafood Festival on Saturday.

‘Dixie’ not playing at Arab game; song’s supporters take fight to school board

They’re excited they’re playing in a new football stadium. But many are not happy about banning “Dixie.”

Asbury set to play first home game ever after new stadium built

For the first time ever, the school now has a football stadium and the local high school will be hosting its first ever home game.