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  Marshall County man killed after vehicle was struck by tractor in Morgan County

A two-vehicle crash Thursday morning claimed the life of a Marshall County man.

Missing Arab man has been found

  Moonshine still, meth, steroids seized in DeKalb County

Jackson County man killed after car crashes into horse

  Prosecutors will seek death penalty for 11-year-old girl’s murder in DeKalb County

  AL woman donating kidney to husband, calling for more organ donors

Marshall County crystal meth suspect said he fled deputies to feed his hogs, authorities say

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  Federal prosecutor weighs in on doctor opioid busts, state prison problems

  Guntersville school officials want new high school

  Jackson County inmates go on hunger strike

Person on tracks killed by train in Jackson County

  Guntersville raises sales tax

  Missing man’s body found in Jackson County cave

2 high-speed police chases in DeKalb County on Thursday; 4 arrested

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office reports there were two separate high-speed chases on Thursday.

  Park visitor drowns at Little River Canyon State Park

A park visitor is dead after drowning at Little River Canyon State Park.

  Missing Jackson County pregnant teen, baby found safe

Deputies say 17-year-old Shayla Hope Wood and her 9-month-old baby are safe and were staying with a friend in Boaz.

  EF1 tornado touches down in Marshall County

The National Weather Service confirms an EF1 tornado touched down in Marshall County Monday morning. Winds peaked at 100 mph.

  New Guntersville High School price likely $50M

  Renovations underway on Guntersville High School track

  First-graders to visit mock hospital at Calhoun Community College

  Fight, stabbing at Albertville business sends 2 employees to hospital, 1 to jail

16-year-old killed in Marshall County wreck

Pisgah High School principal reassigned within school system

  Suit claims Marshall County attorney mishandled money again

New allegations are surfacing over the mishandling of money by an embattled Marshall County attorney.

  Legal Services of Alabama still working to expand to rural north Alabama counties

An organization that provides free legal services to the indigent announced more than three months ago a plan to help more people in rural Alabama. So how well is that going?

  Guntersville golfer nails 11th hole-in-one

It’s not something that happens for every golfer: a prestigious hole-in-one. But just last week, a golfer in Guntersville celebrated his 11th.

  Albertville looking to outsource mowing responsibilities of Highway 431 corridor to private contractor

The city of Albertville plans to have a cleaner city.And they’re planning to do it by contracting out mowing services Highway 431 .

  Board being formed to determine fate of Paint Rock School

A board is being formed to determine the cost-effectiveness of maintaining Paint Rock School as a community center.

Deputies: Taser used to bring Marshall County man into custody following chase

Deputies say they had to use a taser to bring Otinger into custody.

  Bassmasters brings high school Southern Open tournament to Lake Guntersville

Bassmasters is in Guntersville this weekend for another big tournament.

  Home prices in Marshall County up 12 percent above last year

Selling prices for homes are on the rise. In Marshall County, you will pocket around 10 percent more money selling your house than you would of 12 months ago.

3 from north Alabama killed in Kansas wreck

Kansas Highway Patrol confirms three people from north Alabama were killed in a single-vehicle wreck early Wednesday.

  Northeast Alabama sees increase in wildfires

State forestry officials say last weekend was a bad weekend for fires and in northeast Alabama in particular.

  Repairs to the Marshall County Jail underway

Marshall County is moving forward with plans for major repairs to the county jail.On Wednesday, estimates came out that it’s going to cost upwards of a half million dollars.

  Marshall County 911 adding towers for better coverage

Marshall County is in the process of installing new 911 towers which will help keep you and your family safe.

Gurley church fire ruled accidental

Fire investigators say an asphalt company repaving the parking lot used a torch to soften pavement too close to the building.

DeKalb County town police officer charged with DUI

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a police officer from the town of Ider.

  DeKalb County woman cited for sewing recording device to child’s clothing for ex’s visitation weekend

A DeKalb County woman must face a judge after she allegedly sewed a recording device into her child’s clothing before sending the child to visit her father.

  Probate judge plans review of polling locations for ADA compliance in Marshall County

The Marshall County Commission is considering a move to return approximately 1,200 voters to their home polling location. But probate officials have concerns.

Police identify body found in Fort Payne creek

Forensic experts identified the man as James Thomas Phillips.

  Police officers arrive in Guntersville for school resource officer training

School resource officers are the first line of defense for school adminstrators trying to keep the learning environment safe for students. In Guntersville, school resources officers are getting firsthand training this week.

  Arab city employee killed by suspected drunk driver

Arab Police Chief Ed Ralston confirms a city employee was killed in a DUI wreck Saturday evening.

Boaz police searching for suspects who left hospital following police chase, crash

The Boaz Police Department is asking that anyone with information on the whereabouts of two suspects.

  Civil War re-enactment battle begins Saturday in Bridgeport

This year marks the 25th Civil War reenactment known as the Siege at Bridgeport.

  Some Jackson County cities opposing bill that removes police jurisdictions

Jackson County officials are banding together to object to a state Senate bill that would abolish jurisdictions around cities and towns across the state.

  Vehicle swept away by floodwaters recovered at Buck’s Pocket State Park

A vehicle lost after three people were swept away by floodwaters in February has been retrieved. One person died in that incident.

  2 juveniles charged as adults after home invasion in Albertville

James Koby Chamblee and Richard Jade Duncan of Boaz are now in custody charged with first-degree robbery.The two 17-year-olds from Boaz are being charged as adults following a home invasion in Albertville.

Body found in Fort Payne creek

Fort Payne police are investigating a body found in Wills Creek south off Prestwood Drive.

  Man in custody following standoff in Jackson County

Jackson County authorities confirm the man who engaged them in a hourslong standoff is in custody.

  Marshall County woman’s family still looking for justice 5 years after her murder

It’s been five years since the death of Jennifer Hinote. Her body was found behind a car dealership in Albertville. Now, her mother wants justice and sheriff’s officials believe someone out there can help bring this cold case to an arrest.

  Marshall County men hunting in New Zealand got caught up in terrorist attack

A Marshall County man is glad to be safe on American soil and back at home. He and a friend were just two blocks away from the massacre at the mosques in New Zealand.

  AL legislator wants drug testing for SNAP recipients

A state representative from Jackson County wants to deny food stamps or SNAP benefits to anyone who fails a drug test.

  2 suspects ejected from vehicle in Boaz police chase

Boaz police confirm two suspects were injured during a police chase Tuesday afternoon.

  35 hepatitis A cases confirmed in NE Alabama outbreak

The Alabama Department of Public Health has confirmed 22 cases in Jackson County, 12 in DeKalb County, and one in Marshall County.

  DeKalb County judge sends 11-year-old girl’s murder case to grand jury as new details emerge

The DeKalb County man accused of abducting and strangling an 11-year-old girl earlier this month appeared in court Monday afternoon.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office investigates boating fatality

The men said they were bow fishing and were traveling down the river and hit something causing their boat to flip. Two people were able to get to safety.

  River cruises coming to Lake Guntersville in April

Something new is coming to Marshall County this summer for lake lovers. A Guntersville couple is bringing river cruises to Lake Guntersville.

  Senior class at Geraldine pays tribute to fellow student who recently died

Geraldine High School students said their goodbyes today to one of their fellow students who passed away in the recent flood.

  Rain hampering city projects in Marshall County

All this rain is causing headaches for people who are working on construction projects in Albertville and Boaz.

Albertville completing 5-year downtown redevelopment project

Albertville completing five year downtown redevelopment project

  Body found near Buck’s Pocket identified as teen who was swept away in floodwaters

Authorities confirm the body found near Bucks Pocket Tuesday night is 18-year-old Koy Jacob Spears.

  Marshall County Sheriff’s Office receives funding for security concerns

The Marshall County Commission approves funding for new security concerns with the sheriff's office. It’s for the safety of inmates and deputies.

  Work finally begins on Aldridge Gap Road more than 3 years after Christmas Day flood

After more than three years, a Marshall County road heavily damaged by flooding is finally getting repaired. Work is underway on Aldridge Gap Road.

  Health concerns of co-defendant prompt testimony in Marshall County capital murder case

A co-defendant took the stand on Tuesday in a high-profile capital murder case, but the alleged trigger man is not yet on trial.

Illegal immigrant charged with rape, sexual abuse, resisting arrest in Marshall County

On Monday, David Ramirez Gonzalez was arrested for rape, sexual abuse, and resisting arrest in Marshall County.

  Man arrested during raid at Albertville life insurance agency

An life insurance business is raided by state securities officers. One man was taken into custody.

  DeKalb County man charged with murdering girlfriend

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a murder suspect.

  Jackson County seeks referendum on 1 cent sales tax for roads

The Jackson County Commission is considering a resolution at this hour for a 1 cent sales tax referendum.

Scottsboro officer injured after hydroplaning, flipping police car

A Scottsboro police officer was hurt in a patrol vehicle accident Monday afternoon.

Collinsville police asking for help for officer’s family following house fire

Following a fire in Collinsville, the police department is asking for help for one of their fellow officers.

  More than $1M price tag to repair DeKalb County roads damaged by flooding

DeKalb County engineers are prioritizing a plan to repair the roads damaged by recent flooding.

  Storm spotters class set for next week in Marshall County

Saving lives. That’s what a storm spotters class in Marshall County next week is all about.

  Father outraged over racially charged note targeting son at Marshall County school

The racially insensitive note was drawn and targeted toward a black sophomore at Douglas High School.

  Officials estimate flooding causes $6 million in damage to Jackson county roads

The recent flooding has done millions of dollars in damage to roads in Jackson County.

  Family members speak out about 11-year-old murdered in DeKalb County

Family members of 11-year-old Amberly Alexis Barnett are speaking out.

  Arrest made in 11-year-old girl’s murder in DeKalb County

DeKalb County authorities have arrested a man in connection to the death of 11-year-old Amberly Alexis Barnett.

Man arrested in possible rape, kidnapping case in DeKalb County

Police want you to look out for James Ray Castle.

  Remains of WWII sailor coming home to Marshall County

A Marshall County man killed during World War II is finally coming home to be laid to rest.

  Gurley man catches near record bass from Lake Guntersville

A Madison County man is now one of the few people in the 13-pound club, a select number of people that have caught a 13-pound bass or better out of Lake Guntersville.

Man fires AR-15 inside Boaz home during argument over guns, police say

Boaz police say an argument over guns led to shots being fired and a man’s arrest.

  DeKalb County officials believe they found the vehicle swept away in floodwaters at Buck’s Pocket

Search crews believe they found the vehicle that was swept in by floodwaters at Buck’s Pocket Friday night.