Sunday Aug 24
Power restored after widespread outage in Northeast Alabama
Power went out around midnight Saturday. It effected areas in and around Albertville and Boaz, including parts of DeKalb County around Aroney.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
17-year-old arrested in DeKalb County woman's death
Cherokee County deputies have arrested a 17-year-old male in connection to the death of Sarah Ortiz of Valley Head in DeKalb County.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Texas company cancels Alabama wind power project
The Gadsden Times reports that Pioneer Green Energy is abandoning the $2 million project because rules imposed by the Alabama Legislature were too restrictive.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Wind energy company pulling out of Cherokee, Etowah County projects, opposition says
Groups opposed to a proposed wind farm project in Cherokee and Etowah counties say the company behind the development has informed them that it will not be building a wind farm in Alabama.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Gaylesville man drowns in Weiss Lake trying to retrieve boat
A 70-year-old Gaylesville man drowned in Weiss Lake this afternoon when he tried to retrieve his drifting boat.