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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Which is Alabama's fastest growing metro?
Auburn fans bid goodbye to the famous oak trees at Toomer's Corner last April 20, 2013.
Judge Michael Bellamy takes over as Russell County presiding judge
ROBIN TRIMARCHI email@example.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.
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.
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.
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.