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Car chase ends in drug bust and one man in handcuffs
A man is in custody after a 10 mile car chase that started in Morgan County and ended in Marshall County.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Gov. Robert Bentley to talk business, job efforts during economic recovery tour in Decatur
Gov. Robert Bentley, who is seeking re-election for a second term, will meet with teachers, residents and business leaders Monday during three public appearances in Decatur.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Home in Morgan County Destroyed by Fire
It happened just outside the Decatur city limits at about 1:00 p.m. Thursday. Decatur Fire and Mud Tavern Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the house fire on Harold Drive.
Two arrested during drug raid
David Ray Grantland Jr., 33, was arrested and charged with unlawful manufacture of a controlled substance second degree, unlawful possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.
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One of Bentley's opponent releases his tax return
One of Gov. Robert Bentley's opponents in the governor's race released his income tax return Wednesday, and another opponent said he will release his tax return as soon as he files it.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Bentley Opponent Releases Tax Return
Former Morgan County Commissioner Stacy George of Baileyton reported that his only income was his paycheck as a correctional officer in a state prison.
Deputy Involved Wreck Results in Location of Man with Outstanding Warrants
A deputy involved wreck resulted in the location of a man with multiple outstanding warrants for his arrest Wednesday afternoon.
Hall signs inmate contract
Hartselle Mayor Don Hall has signed a contract with the Morgan County Commission and the Morgan County Sheriff's Department to house city inmates at the Morgan County Jail and allow the city to close its jail.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Racking Horse set April 23-26
The second largest Racking Horse Show in the United States returns to Decatur April 23-26, 2014, at Morgan County Celebration Arena.
Decatur man arrested after being shot by off-duty deputy in Huntsville Walmart
A man has been booked into the Morgan County jail after being shot in the buttocks by a Morgan County sheriff's deputy at a south Huntsville Walmart Tuesday afternoon, according to AL.com's news partner WHNT News 19. David Horton was booked into the Morgan County Jail on April 15, 2014, after being shot by an off-duty sheriff's deputy inside a ... (more)
Fun at the rodeo
Bull riding, dancing, face painting, calf roping and buggy riding are some of the fun-filled events an estimated 1,000 special needs kids and adults enjoyed at the Fourth Annual Morgan County Special Needs Rodeo on Thursday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Updated: Man killed, wife airlifted following Ala. 36 crash
An elderly man was killed and his wife was seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision on Alabama 36 West in Hartselle Friday morning.
Man killed in Hwy. 36 collision on Friday
An elderly man was killed and his passenger seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision on Alabama 36 West in Hartselle Friday morning.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Hundreds Attend Morgan County Special Needs Rodeo
The Annual Morgan County Sheriff's Rodeo got underway this morning at the Celebration Arena in Priceville.
Man sentenced to death in murders of Decatur Krystal workers seeks new trial
A 23-year-old man sentenced to death in January after being convicted in the slayings of two Krystal workers in Decatur is seeking a new trial.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Could toll bridge over Tennessee River into Morgan County be reality by 2019?
The Alabama Department of Transportation hired CDM Smith Inc. to conduct a feasibility study on building a toll bridge over the Tennessee River into Morgan County.
Jenny Turney attends meeting at Camp Sumatanga
Jenny Turney of Forrest Chapel United Methodist Church attended the United Methodist Women's Spiritual Enrichment Spring Meeting at Camp Sumatanga on Sat., April 5. The Conference theme was "Faith in Action."
Hartselle latest city to contract with Morgan County to house inmates; addition to county...
Hartselle is the latest municipality to contract with Morgan County Jail to house its inmates because it is cheaper than operating its own facility.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Decatur police make arrest after officer witnesses apparent drug deal at car wash
A 34-year-old man was arrested after an officer witnessed what appeared to be a drug deal at a car wash on Spring Avenue SW, Decatur police report.