Friday Mar 7
As trial approaches, former state Sen. Lowell Barron says, 'I trust the people of DeKalb County'
Attorneys for former state Sen. Lowell Barron said today they want to use testimony from the state's top prosecutor to help prove Barron did nothing wrong in giving campaign funds to a campaign worker.
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Friday Mar 7
Reports: Fort Payne Man Pleads Guilty in Fred's Robbery, Shooting in 2012
A Fort Payne man accused of shooting two people at Fred's store in Rainsville in 2012 has pleaded guilty.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
County Leaders Confident Tourism Will Stay Strong In Mentone
The Mentone Springs Hotel was a main focus in Mentone, and it was what tourists first saw when they looked at information for the small town.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Fire That Destroyed Mentone Springs Hotel And White Elephant Antiques Under Investigation
Officials are still working to find out what caused the Mentone Springs Hotel and White Elephant Antiques to burn down Saturday.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Strange fights subpoena to testify in Barron trial
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama's attorney general is fighting efforts by former state Senate leader Lowell Barron to call him as a defense witness in Barron's trial on campaign finance charges.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Crossville Teacher Suspended for 15 Days
Kim Bolt, who has more than 20 years of teaching experience, was suspended by the DeKalb County Board of Education on Thursday.
DeKalb County barbecue joint to get $10K makeover from Food...
A Southern barbecue joint in DeKalb County will get a little TLC from celebrity chef Robert Irvine and his staff on the hit Food Network show "Restaurant: Impossible" next month.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
DeKalb County constable, business owner charged with defrauding customer
A business owner and DeKalb County constable was arrested Friday for home repair fraud, according to Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
DeKalb Co. EMA Says Agency Handled Storms Well, But Working To Perfect Efficiency
DeKalb County EMA officials say the county's responders handled the severe weather it saw last week well, and the agency is working to perfect its efficiency even more so to be ready for the next threat.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
North Alabama storms result in damage, injuries, closed schools
Strong storms rocked north Alabama Thursday night, hitting some areas in particular.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
25 years ago, tourists descended on tiny Alabama town in wake of UFO sightings
What I saw the first time was like nothing I ever saw before. It was not a helicopter, it was not a plane.
Where does Alabama rank in UFO sightings for 2013?
A s the tiny DeKalb County town of Fyffe marks 25 years since a series of UFO sightings made national news in 1989, Alabama was ranked 15th in the number of sightings in 2013 on a list compiled by the Mutual UFO Network.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Support for Dems, campaign contributions from AEA highlight complaints against challenged candidates
Alabama Republican Party Chairman Bill Armistead said the party's candidate committee has set aside 30 minutes apiece to consider challenges to 18 candidates seeking office under the party banner in 2014.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Road conditions across north Alabama
DeKalb County EMA is reporting slippery roads between Rainsville and Fort Payne.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Snow blankets north Alabama for second-straight day
Snow and sleet blanketed north Alabama for a second straight day and trees and limbs snapped under a coat of ice to the east Wednesday as the state endured a second winter storm in as many weeks.
Several businesses, city offices and courthouses in the Tennessee Valley announced closures due to winter weather that may cause hazardous travel conditions in the area.