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Marshall County’s Vondale Parker was scheduled to go before the Alabama Parole Board for possible parole consideration Tuesday.

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David Ramirez Gonzalez, 29, of Union Grove, has been charged with  sexual contact-compulsion, rape 1st and resisting arrest on Nov. 15. 

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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. 

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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. 

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A Grant man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly attacked someone with a sickle. 

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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.

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A 16-year-old DAR student has been charged with making threats against the school, the sheriff’s office announced late last week.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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. 

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An Attalla women has been charged with having a Jeep in her possession that was stolen out of Albertville.

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After a week and a half of testimony, both the prosecution and the defense rested Friday afternoon in the case of Jeffrey McKelvey, charged with capital murder in the slayings of Denie and Pam Tucker on rural Sand Mountain.

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Three women who said they spent time with Jeff McKelvey and Henry Pyle in the weeks following the murders of Denie and Pam Tucker testified Wednesday morning in McKelvey’s capital murder trial.

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Samuel Bernard Greenwood, 61, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and felony drug paraphernalia first offense by the Guntersville Police Department. He was arrested by patrolman Jesse Cunningham on Lindsey Lane.

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A Guntersville man will spend 24 months on probation after entering a guilty plea on misdemeanor aggravated criminal surveillance charges.

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The capital murder trial of Jeffrey McKelvey began Thursday morning in the Marshall County Courthouse in Guntersville. McKelvey is charged with five counts of capital murder in the deaths of Denie and Pam Tucker in their home near the Asbury community.

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James Edward Griffin, 50, of Clarksville, Tennessee, was charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender on Tuesday, Aug. 13. Griffin had apparently moved to a George Wallace Drive address in Albertville without making the proper notifications in Tennessee or in Alabama.

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The first capital trial in Marshall County since 2012 is scheduled to start Monday. Jeff McKelvey is charged with killing Denie and Pam Tucker in their home on Pea Ridge Road near Asbury during a robbery. 

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The capital murder trial of Jeff McKelvey is scheduled to begin Aug. 12 in Criminal Court in Guntersville. It will be the first capital trial in Marshall County since 2012, when Jessie Phillips was convicted of the 2009 shooting deaths of his wife and their unborn child in a carwash at Warrenton.