Etowah County Sheriff's Lone Star Championship Rodeo set for May 9-10
The event will take place at the Etowah County Fairgrounds in Attalla, 102 Griffin St. Gates open at 6 p.m. The rodeo starts at 8 p.m. Advance tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children.
Pickup thief nabbed after he drove by scene of theft, authorities say
Etowah County officials arrested an Attalla man Sunday after they say he drove a stolen truck past a deputy while the lawman was taking down a report on the vehicle's theft.
Attalla man gets 20 years in prison for home invasion robbery
An Attalla man received a 20 year sentence Tuesday in connection with robbery charges stemming from a home invasion last year.
Gadsden woman arrested for drug possession after 3-year-old found wandering
A three-year-old boy found wandering in the parking lot of a restaurant Wednesday set police searching for his home, where they arrested his mother.
Attalla cargiver charged with exploiting elderly person's finances
Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin said in a news release that Jennifer Nicole Rosson, 38, was arrested on March 25 and has been charged with one count of financial exploitation of a elderly person.
Man killed in Ala. interstate crash
Authorities say a Rainbow City man has died after a head-on crash with a tractor trailer on Interstate 59. Etowah County Deputy Coroner Michael Head says the 26-year-old driver was in a Volkswagen Jetta and the impact pushed his car about 300 feet down the interstate.
Victim identified in early morning fatal I-59 crash
Santos Reyes, 26, of Rainbow City, was killed when the Volkswagen Jetta he was driving north in the southbound lanes collided with a tractor-trailer traveling south.
Former Attalla bank branch manager pleads guilty to bank fraud charge; approved falsified...
Phillip Alan Owen, 36, of Ashland, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud during a hearing late this morning before U.S. District Court Judge Virginia Hopkins.
2 Semis 2 cars Crash in Dubois County
It happened just before 1:00 on Highway 231 just north of I-64. Indiana State Police say Jonathan Shealey of Evansville was driving his semi on 231 when he crossed the center line and side-swiped another semi driven by Knox Whitt of Attalla, Alabama.
2014 Hero Dog Awards
Maxwell is 7 year old Australian Shepherd from Attalla. He is a NASAR Nationally Certified K-9 SARTECH III, Area Live Air Scent SAR Dog.