New Franklin County school security plan forgoes armed volunteers, at least for now
Franklin County will not put armed volunteers in its schools this fall, despite a state law that gives it the right to do so.
Franklin County schools setting up security teams with volunteers; some could be armed
Officials on Thursday will announce a security plan for Franklin County schools that might include armed volunteers, which is allowed under legislation that passed over the governor's veto in 2013.
35-year-old Red Bay man killed after his truck strikes tree near Russellville
The victim, Michael Blanton, 35, was killed when the 1998 Chevrolet pickup he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree.