Funding is now in place for a district judgeship in Morgan County created 7 years ago.
Governor Bob Riley says he will appoint the new judge, who will join district judges David Breland and Shelly Slate-Waters.
The legislature approved 9 new judges in 2000, but didn't provide the money to fill them.
All 9 positions created by the 2000 law now have the money needed to fill them and start hearing cases.
Huntsville police confirmed on Thursday that the 15-year-old victim from a shooting at Taco Bell has died in the hospital. The suspect is now charged with murder.More >>
According to a new study, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids states fewer kids are smoking traditional cigarettes now than in the past.More >>
Alabama A&M University's chief operating officer and executive vice president has pleaded to guilty to charges stemming from a state audit on the university's finances.More >>
The Sheffield City Board of Education tells us that Sheffield's L.E.Willson Elementary School is closed for Thursday due to flooding from a broken water line.More >>
The Sheffield City Board of Education tells us that Sheffield's L.E.Willson Elementary School is closed Thursday and Friday due to flooding from a broken water line.More >>
The Limestone County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding a man wanted for multiple car burglaries.More >>