Dekalb County Newswire

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  1. Labor Day means Mule Day in Ider, stars of TV's 'Fat Cops' to appearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Alabama Live

    ... Cops." Ider Mule Day is a family friendly festival centered around the agricultural heritage of this small DeKalb County town. Activities include mule and horse competitions, the parade, live music, activities for children and appearances by Chief ...

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  2. DeKalb County man found with child pornography faces additional charges of rape, sodomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Alabama Live

    DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports that additional charges have been added to a man that was arrested earlier this week in connection to child pornography.

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  3. 68-year-old DeKalb Co. man accused of sexual contact with minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris said a 68-year-old man faces numerous charges following an investigation into sexual contact with a minor.

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  4. DeKalb County AL Man Charged with Indecent Contact with a MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | WTVC

    A 68-year-old man in DeKalb County, Alabama is behind bars after being charged with having sex with a minor.

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  5. DeKalb County man found with child porn, stolen gun, according to sheriffRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Alabama Live

    ... Robert Carl Bannon, 68, of Dawson after reports surfaced of sexual contact with a 15-year-old girl. DeKalb County Jail records show Bannon was arrested Monday and charged with possession of child pornography, contributing to the delinquency of a ...

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  6. Power restored after widespread outage in Northeast AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Power went out around midnight Saturday. It effected areas in and around Albertville and Boaz, including parts of DeKalb County around Aroney.

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  7. 17-year-old arrested in DeKalb County woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Cherokee County deputies have arrested a 17-year-old male in connection to the death of Sarah Ortiz of Valley Head in DeKalb County.

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  8. Cedar Bluff man arrested for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... located a body that was floating near the North River Bridge in Guntersville on Saturday around 7:00 a.m. DeKalb County sheriff's officials say a body that was pulled from Weiss Lake in Leesburg has been identified as a 20-year-old woman who was ...

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  9. Cedar Bluff teenager charged with capital murder in missing persons caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Friends and family reported the 20-year-old Valley Head woman missing on July 16 after she failed to return home on July 14. Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver said the Leesburg Police Department, Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, DeKalb County Sheriff's Office, DeKalb-Cherokee County District Attorney's Office, and the Etowah County Sheriff's ... (more)

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  10. Fyffe commemorates 1989 UFO sightings with annual festival SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Alabama Live

    The tiny DeKalb County town of Fyffe, with a population hovering at about 900 souls, will celebrate its reputation as a UFO mecca Saturday with its annual festival.

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  11. DeKalb County District Attorney recognized with awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Staff / Katherine Frye / DeKalb District Attorney Robert James looks over some paperwork in his office at the DeKalb County Courthouse.

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  12. Valley Head Goes from "The Hunter" to "The Hunted"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... list to win football games. Class 1A Region 7 is wide open and after a 9-2 campaign in 2013, folks in DeKalb County are asking, "Why not Valley Head?" "Last year it was kind of like we want to win the region and this year we need to set our goals ...

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  13. Jackson County deputies seek help in finding wanted manRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Alabama Live

    ... and fleeing to elude law enforcement. Deputies believe that Easter may frequent the surrounding areas of Dekalb County, Alabama, Dade County, Georgia, and Marion County, Tennessee. Anyone with information as to Easter's whereabouts may contact ...

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  14. Jackson County Sheriff's Office looking for wanted personRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... elude law enforcement. He is from the Higdon, Alabama area but may also frequent the surrounding counties of Dekalb County, Alabama, Dade County, Georgia, and Marion County, Tennessee. Anyone with information on Easter's whereabouts can contact ...

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  15. Collinsville man first in DeKalb County charged under new police disarming lawRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Alabama Live

    ... resisting arrest and disarming a law enforcement or corrections officer. He said this is the first instance in DeKalb County someone has been charged under Alabama's disarming law, a Class C felony that was implemented in 2012.

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  16. DeKalb County sheriff announces 10 arrests in drug, burglary casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Alabama Live

    DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris announced several arrests stemming from a variety of drug and burglary charges over the last week.

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  17. Ala woman pleads guilty in nursing home theftRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... Strange's office says 41-year-old Kimberly Yvette Nance of Rainsville pleaded guilty to theft Tuesday in DeKalb County. She was accused of stealing about $5,600 from a resident's trust fund at a nursing home where she worked. Nance received ...

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  18. Former nursing home bookkeeper convicted for theft of fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A DeKalb County nursing home employee is convicted of stealing more than $5000 from the facility's resident trust fund.

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  19. Attorney General Announces Conviction of Former Nursing Home Bookkeeper for Theft of Resident's FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WTVY Dothan

    Attorney General Luther Strange announced the conviction today of a former employee of a DeKalb County nursing home for the theft of more than $5,000 from the facility's resident trust fund.

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  20. DeKalb County woman convicted of stealing over $5,000 from nursing home residents' trust fundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Attorney General Luther Strange announced the conviction today of a former employee of a DeKalb County nursing home for the theft of more than $5,000 from the facility's resident trust fund.

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