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(Three Marshall County young people died of fentanyl overdoses earlier this year. Former Secretary of State Beth Chapman, who now writes a state political column, wrote about that particular drug in her latest column.)

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an allegation and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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The longtime general manager of an electric co-op with a big presence in Marshall County has agreed to plead guilty in federal court to diverting $200,000 worth of co-op funds to a company that then paid him $135,000.

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Judge Tim Riley on Tuesday listened to arguments from an assistant attorney general and defense attorney about why convicted killer Jessie Phillips deserves a new trial.

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The personal boat of Guntersville Rescue Squad president Blake Wildhagen has been stolen and he is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons who stole it. 

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Did county employee Rhonda McCoy try to grab BLM activist Unique Dunston’s phone and grab her finger in the process, thus submitting her to alleged “unwanted touching” and the criminal offense of harassment?

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Michael Lee Hammock’s murder case is still on the docket for Monday in Marshall County Circuit Court Monday – but it’s not likely to go to trial. One of the attorneys in the case is recovering from a medical procedure.

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A young Guntersville man has been charged with drug crimes based on the overdoses of 3 people - and the death of one of them - that he allegedly sold cocaine laced with fentanyl to back in February.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office made the arrest unless otherwise noted.

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In the weeks and months after the death of 7-year-old Colton Lee – the child who was one of 3 victims of a triple homicide in Guntersville in 2018 – Angie McCoy felt led by the Lord to do something for the family.

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County Commission District 1 has had a rash of stop sign thefts this week. It has been scattered throughout the district and in most cases, the culprits have pulled the stop signs, pole and all out of the ground. 

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On Thursday July 14, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Wyeth Mountain Road in Guntersville regarding a bullet hole found in a subject's home, Chief Deputy Steve Guthrie said.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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An incident in the county jail Tuesday sent 4 inmates to the Marshall County ER with what were believed to be overdoses of contraband narcotics. Sheriff Phil Sims gave this account and he had strong words for those he says fanned the flames of rumors that were not true:

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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It was a Good Samaritan citizen, not the police, who apparently decided enough was enough and ended a police pursuit that had come from Boaz into Guntersville and down Highway 79-S.

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an accusation and all defendants are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The arrests were by sheriff’s deputies unless otherwise noted.

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A status hearing was held Friday at the Marshall County Courthouse in the capital murder case of Jimmy Spencer, the man accused of killing three people, including a seven-year-old boy, in Guntersville in July 2018.

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One man is dead and another was jailed Saturday evening following a deadly motorcycle vs. car crash at Highway 69 and Warrenton Road Saturday evening. 

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an allegation and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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An appeal in the decision of Havoc, the pitbull who was found dangerous in two separate court cases following a September attack, has been turned over to the Supreme Court for the duration, a process which could take up to a year to complete.

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A Sand Mountain man died in an officer-involved shooting Thursday. Albertville Police were involved in the incident. The State Bureau of Investigation is looking into the shooting. 

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an allegation and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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Joshua James of Arab is likely facing between 7 and 9 years in federal prison for his role in the Jan. 6, 2021, attack at the U.S. Capitol. That’s according to the plea agreement he made with federal prosecutors in March. However, the judge in the case is not bound by that range and can sent…

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The following people were booked on these charges at the Sheriff’s Office. Please remember that a charge is merely an allegation and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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The trial of triple homicide suspect Jimmy O’Neal Spencer was supposed to being on April 26. Now that won’t happen.

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A Walnut Grove man and a Boaz woman were arrested on March 20, the Etowah County Sheriff's Office said. Both were charged with possession of burglary tools, three charges of theft of property 1st, and three charges of burglary 3rd, according to Sheriff Jonathon Horton.

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Thanks to numerous tips from the public regarding a Sheriff's Department's Facebook post, three men were charged with the theft of a utility trailer valued at $5,200.