Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Russell County News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Tuesday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Salem woman charged in boyfriend's murder

A Salem woman has been arrested and charged with murder for allegedly killing her boyfriend on Monday, April 14 at about 6:15 p.m. Authorities say the victim, 32-year-old Anterio "Derran" Wynn, died from a gunshot wound at his home at 107 Lamb Rd. in Salem, Ala.

Comment?

Related Topix: Salem, AL, Seale, AL

Tuesday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Phenix City man pleads guilty to 7 counts of indecent exposure

The Phenix City man who is accused of exposing his private parts in public pled guilty to several charges in court on April 15. Zachary Belitz was charged with seven counts of indecent exposure.

Comment?

Related Topix: Phenix City, AL

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Alabama Live

Documentary film chronicles pot smugglers' Alabama downfall

A major marijuana smuggling ring that made headlines in the 1970s when bales of pot were thrown from an airplane - one of them striking and killing a cow - has been chronicled in a documentary film much of which is set in Alabama.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alabama, Drugs, Hurtsboro, AL

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Sheriff: Three arrested at Phenix City burglary stash house

Lee and Russell County Sheriff's deputies uncovered stolen guns and pounds of marijuana after locating a suspected burglary stash house in Phenix City Thursday evening, officials say.

Comment?

Related Topix: Phenix City, AL, Smiths Station, AL

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Neighbors

Alabama Farm-City Committee Recognizes Creative Students

From left, back row, are Alabama Farmers Cooperative Director of Public Relations Jim Allen; Adrian Rodriguez-Febres of Russell County, multimedia contest winner; Zach Hurst of Clay County, 10th-12th grade essay contest winner; Anna Junkin of Pickens County, 7th-9th grade essay contest winner; and Alabama Farm-City Committee Chairman Jeff Helms.

Comment?

Related Topix: Alabama, Pickens County, AL, Winston County, AL, Birmingham, AL

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Alabama Live

Which is Alabama's fastest growing metro?

Auburn fans bid goodbye to the famous oak trees at Toomer's Corner last April 20, 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: Auburn, AL, Opelika, AL

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Judge Michael Bellamy takes over as Russell County presiding judge

ROBIN TRIMARCHI rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.com Newly-appointed Russell Circuit Judge Michael Bellamy, left, is sworn in by retiring Russell Circuit Judge George Greene at the Central Activities Center in Phenix City Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Phenix City, AL, Personal Finance, Retirement, Robert Bentley, US Governors

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Man wanted in Columbus home invasion arrested in Phenix City

A man wanted for armed robbery in Columbus for his suspected involvement in a home invasion on March 16 was arrested Saturday in Phenix City.

Comment?

Related Topix: Phenix City, AL

Tue Mar 18, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Two arrested after high-speed chase

Two women were arrested Tuesday morning after leading authorities on a high-speed car chase 16 miles from Columbus to near Seale, Ala., in rural Russell County.

Comment?

Related Topix: Seale, AL, Phenix City, AL

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Police: Car thieves nabbed in Phenix City after high speed chase

Columbus Police have confirmed that two suspected car thieves have been arrested after a Tuesday morning high speed chase that crossed state lines.

Comment?

Related Topix: Phenix City, AL

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••