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  1. Northeast Alabama leaders preparing for free 'Made in DeKalb' expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Alabama Live

    DeKalb County will host its third-annual "Made in DeKalb" expo Thursday to stress the importance of supporting locally-owned businesses in northeast Alabama. The free event will be open to participating businesses from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and to the public from 2-5 p.m. at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center on 1571 McCurdy Ave. in Rainsville.


  2. Veterans needed for courthouse vigilRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | De Kalb Midweek

    SYCAMORE – Veterans are needed to volunteer to help provide a 24-hour vigil at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore from 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8. For many years, the vigil was coordinated by DeKalb County VietNow. Last year, Dwain Adkins and Mark A. Pietrowski Sr. took over the event.


  3. DeKalb County hosting domestic violence symposiumRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | WTVC

    Organizers say the event is expected to include a resource fair and a program featuring a domestic violence survivor, experts on the issue and group discussions. Organizers say those who are unable to attend the symposium are still encouraged to donate used cellphones at the Solicitor-General's Office on the fifth floor of the DeKalb County Courthouse.


  4. Judge sets bonds for men in connection with Fyffe murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Two men charged in connection to a DeKalb County murder appeared before a judge on Tuesday. Investigators say the men killed the victim with an assault rifle.


  5. Two held in Fyffe, Ala., man's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    No court dates are set and the men charged in a DeKalb County, Ala., slaying remain behind bars without bond in the Saturday shooting death of a 36-year-old Fyffe man, according to officials.


  6. Alabama Man Charged with Homicide, Gives Self Up After StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WTVC

    Two Alabama men are behind bars in connection with a murder that happened on Saturday night in Fyffe, in DeKalb County. Sheriff Jimmy Harris says 36-year-old Michael Arnold Johnson of Fyffe was shot several times at his home on County Road 578, just after 4:00 p.m. The shooter fled the scene and a BOLO was issued by police to try to find him.


  7. DeKalb County makes arrest in deadly shooting; sheriff calls it 'one of most violent murders' he's seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Alabama Live

    ... in the shooting death of Michael Arnold Johnson, 36, of Fyffe. He was shot multiple times at his residence on DeKalb County 578 shortly after 4 p.m. on Saturday. A second suspect was arrested for hindering prosecution. The shooter fled the scene and ...


  8. DeKalb County authorities investigating homicide after possible shooting in FyffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Alabama Live

    A man died in DeKalb County this afternoon as a result of possible shooting in the small town of Fyffe, according to news partner WHNT 19. DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris told WHNT the incident occurred at a residence on 2223 County Road 578. The victim's name has not been released.


  9. Homicide in Fyffe has police searching for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    According to the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office, there is a possible shooting in Fyffe. The shooting is located on County Road 578.


  10. 1 dead in North Alabama shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    A quarrel between two DeKalb County, Ala., men ended with one dead.


  11. DeKalb County deputies investigate shooting death of Valley Head manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Alabama Live

    "We appreciate all the assistance from all the agencies that responded last night. We had officers from Alabama State Troopers, Henagar Police Department, and Sylvania Police Department," said Harris.


  12. DeKalb County officials investigate shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office is investigating an argument between two men that resulted in one of them being shot to death. Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports deputies from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday at a residence on County Road 603.


  13. Fort Payne man charged after plotting to get someone killed, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Alabama Live

    A Fort Payne man is in jail after DeKalb County deputies say that he had planned to have someone killed. Kilgro is currently in the DeKalb County Detention Center on several other charges, but is now being charged with criminal solicitation for murder, which carries a bond of $250,000, says Sheriff Jimmy Harris.


  14. Berry Facing Charges of Manufacturing PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WTVC

    Randall Miller Berry, 51, of Rainsville, Ala. is facing pornography charges, according to DeKalb County, Ala.


  15. DeKalb County youth football coach arrested on pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office arrested Randall Miller Berry, 51, of Rainsville on charges of producing pornography. Berry was arrested Friday.


  16. Alabama man arrested for allegedly producing child porn at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    A man was arrested in DeKalb County, Ala., for allegedly producing pornographic material at his residence, according to a news release from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office.


  17. Randall Miller BerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Sheriff Jimmy Harris said 51-year-old Randall Miller Berry was taken into custody on Friday after investigators seized computers and cell phones during their investigation. Department of Human Resources and the Child Advocacy Center are working with DeKalb County and Rainsville officers to follow up on the case.


  18. Drunk man found at DeKalb County firehouse turns out to be burglary suspect, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Alabama Live

    DeKalb County deputies responded to complaints about a man walking down County Road 370 on Wednesday. They soon learned they may have just closed several recent burglary cases.


  19. Burglary suspect caught after public intoxication arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    On Wednesday, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office received reports about a man who appeared to be intoxicated walking down County Road 370. Deputies found Thaddeus Keith Owens, 32, of Crossville, at Kilpatrick Fire Department.


  20. Mentone's Colorful Event Welcomes the Arrival of AutumnRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | PR Log

    ... and Mountain Top Country Store. For more information on Colorfest or on additional things to do in and around DeKalb County, contact DeKalb Tourism at 888.805.4740 or visit .