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David Nash resentenced in "Critterman" murder case
Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.
Lawsuit filed against Alex City and police officer in March shooting death
A lawsuit is being filed against the City of Alexander City and one of its police officers following the March 8th officer-related shooting death of a man at a local restaurant.
Chief admits statements made after fatal officer-involved shooting were false
More than a month after an officer-involved shooting left a man dead in Alex City, the city's police chief has acknowledged that a statement made by a police department spokesperson after the shooting was false.
Alexander City man, 1 of 6 charged after 31 dogs rescued in Tallapoosa County, sentenced for dogfighting
A Alexander City man, who was charged for dogfighting after dozens of dogs were rescued in November , was sentenced to five years in prison this week.
The numbers are staggering- Alabama has recorded 50 fire deaths in just the first three months of the year.
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Lafayette man dies in Thursday car wreck
A Lafayette man died in an accident near Alexander City Thursday. Edwin Benton Yancey, 51, was killed when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree while he was driving on Alabama 50. The single-car crash occured at 7:05 p.m. just five miles west of Lafayette, his home.
Alexander City woman, 73, killed in weekend house fire
Linda Woodfin, 73, was killed when a fire consumed a rear room of the home on Spring Hill Road around 7:17 a.m. Sunday, according to the report.
Horseshoe Bend and the Scottsboro Boys: One shaped Alabama, one helped to change it
It's a week to take note of two important events in Alabama's history, events which connect us as a people to the past and tell us something about today.