The Alabama Parole Board this week denied parole for multiple offender Anthony Wayne Phillips.
A parole hearing will likely be held in 2020 for Cecil Eugene Looney, who shot and paralyzed Guntersville Police officer Tommy Bishop in 1993, WHNT 19 of Huntsville reported.
Alec Cameron Holderfield, 21, of Albertville, and Kandie Smith Noah, 46, of Altoona, collided on Oneonta Cut-Off Road near Highway 205 and Mount Olive Road, according to a Guntersville Police report. Noah was driving an AMED ambulance at the time.
Although the weather was severe in some parts of Alabama last weekend, the rainfall and wind were not too bad in Guntersville and the surrounding area. No one reported any wind damage in their area, but Kerry Jackson from WGSV said one of their listeners reported a tree down.
Another misdemeanor criminal charge has been filed against Guntersville City Councilman Sanchez Watkins, he said by the same woman who earlier took a domestic violence charge against him.
Guntersville City Councilman Sanchez Watkins was booked into the county jail Saturday night on a charge of domestic violence harassment taken against him by a woman he termed as a former girlfriend.
Jacob Tanner Bearden, 19, of Grant, has been charged with manslaughter in connection with last Monday evening’s shooting death of Nathan Helton, 21, at a shopping center on Highway 431 in New Hope.
Walter Richard Rives, 77, of Albertville, was found guilty of sexual abusing a child under the age of 12 on Thursday, October 31. A jury of 13 men reached the verdict after deliberating about 45 minutes. It came at the conclusion of a 3-day trial.
Stan Warren, who was serving a life sentence for killing a woman in Guntersville, has been killed in Ventress Prison, the Alabama Department of Corrections announced this week.
A dozen male students at Jacksonville State University – including Guntersville’s Seth Emmenegger – have been accused of statutory rape after they allegedly had relations with an underage girl who purported herself to be much older than she was.
The U.S. Supreme Court will not review the death penalty case against Jessie Phillips, who killed his wife and their unborn baby in a car wash at Warrenton in 2009.
The Georgia Mountain Volunteer Fire Department discovered some bank account irregularities several weeks ago and asked the Marshall County Sheriff's Office to investigate.
The focus of the big rape case at Jacksonville State University is beginning to shift to the alleged victim rather than the young men charged in the case.
Amanda Woods, 38, was charged with felony possession of methamphetamine, misdemeanor illegal possession of prescription drugs, misdemeanor drug paraphernalia 1st offense, and misdemeanor alias writ of arrest.
The Georgia Mountain Fire Department board of directors discovered some discrepancies in one of its bank accounts. They have asked the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office to investigate.
Tyfeeq Landon Nigi Moore, 21, was charged with robbery first degree, a felony, and felony theft of property third degree in the amount of $500 to $1,499.
Marshall County Sheriff Phil Sims said over the last few days, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Douglas Police Department, have investigated reports of student threats being made at Douglas Schools.
Shots were fired at an Arab apartment complex last Thursday afternoon, leading to a big response by police. No one was hit but 2 men ended up going to jail on different charges.
Phylis Baker of Langston passed away August 16. She lived in the Langston area all her life. She was a member of Langston UMC. Her son Wesley and husband Jerry passed away previously.
When the Tucker brothers recommended life without parole for Jeffrey McKelvey, who brutally murdered their parents, it struck me as very impressive.
Jeff McKelvey was convicted on 5 counts of capital murder and sentenced to serve life in prison without the possibility of parole this week in the deaths of Denie and Pam Tucker of Pea Ridge Road.