Friday Jul 25
Colbert County seeks road funding from industrial development committee
The pains are running so deep the Colbert County Commission is looking to industrial recruiters to fund a road expansion.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Man files lawsuit against former children's minister in Shoals, church
The Colbert County church that employed Jeffrey Dale Eddie is facing a lawsuit. The defendants in the suit are Jeffrey Dale Eddie, Highland Park Baptist Church, and Loving the Shoals United Appeal Fund, Inc., a non-for profit organization connected to the church.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Sex abuse victim files lawsuit against children's pastor, Baptist church
A victim of former Highland Park Baptist Church Children's Pastor Jeff Eddie, charged this year with 36 counts of child sexual abuse, has filed a lawsuit against Eddie and the church.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Colbert Co. man charged in series of vehicle break-ins
A Colbert County man faces bonds totaling $40,000 after deputies said he stole a truck and a list of other property.
Attorney: Accused secretary 'looks forward to resolution'
The attorney for a former church secretary accused of stealing more than $100,000 from her parish released a statement Monday.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Ricky Saint wins Colbert County school board seat in close race
Candidates Ricky Saint and Brad Counce tied the first time around. But after an investigation, the Colbert County Probate Judge discovered poll workers gave some voters incorrect ballots.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Car break-ins leave residents and authorities asking for help
"My stepdad was getting off work and getting home at midnight, so in between that time someone had broken into the garage and gotten into two of our vehicles."
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Colbert County School Board Candidates Prepare for Runoff Race
The signs are all over Colbert County. Candidates, Ricky Saint and Brad Counce, wasted no time preparing for next week's race once they found out their names would be placed on the ballots.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Abandoned house causing problems with Colbert County resident
It`s a unique house on the side of 4th Avenue in Tuscumbia. But Vivian Bates says it's been a distraction for some time.
Preliminary tests confirm 5 new cases of mosquito virus
Sustained winds for Tropical Storm Arthur increased overnight to 60 mph, and the storm was expected to become a hurricane as early as Thursday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Alabama adds 4 four more Chikungunya cases as mosquito virus pushes way into U.S.
A Birmingham area man, two residents of Colbert County and one resident of Tuscaloosa County are the latest believed to have contracted Chikungunya virus, which is rarely deadly but can lead to debilitating joint pain.
Preliminary tests confirm 4 new cases of mosquito virus
According to preliminary test results, health officials in Alabama have confirmed four new cases of the mosquito-borne virus called Chikungunya.
Police: Suspect uses flower pot to break in to pharmacy
Police said the suspect tried to break in to Leighton Pharmacy around 3 a.m. Tuesday.