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A fire damaged a Florence plant early Wednesday morning. Investigators said all workers were accounted for, after the fire at the Fiberex plant on Parkway Drive. Investigators told WAFF 48's Marie WaxelMore >>
Investigators are looking for the cause of a fire that damaged a Florence plant early Wednesday morning.More >>
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A new study ranks Alabama 19th among in the states in the amount of federal funding that goes into the state government's general revenue. The study by the Tax Foundation says federal funding accountsMore >>
A new study ranks Alabama 19th among in the states in the amount of federal funding that goes into the state government's general revenue. More >>
TUSCUMBIA, AL (WAFF) -
A Colbert County man charged with multiple counts of capital murder and solicitation of murder will be in court later this month.
Derek Burt is accused of shooting and killing Harry Ricks in Colbert County in 2008. Investigators say Burt tied up Ricks' family during the home invasion. Ricks' managed to get free and that's when he was shot.
Colbert County investigators say while in jail, Burt tried to mail a letter to someone asking him to kill two members of the Ricks family. That letter was intercepted by jail staff.
Burt will be arraigned on the solicitation of murder charges on February 20.