Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, AL. (Page 8)

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  1. 12-year-old emails bomb threats to Center Point schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... out of the elementary school and middle school or everybodys dead." Both schools were evacuated and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office conducted searches of the schools using explosive detection K9s. No bombs were found and classes resumed. On ...

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  2. Evangelist Matt Pitt trial begins; judge says prosecutor needs to produce list of honorary badgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Evangelist Matt Pitt, his wife, Maegan, and his mother Missy, shown here at the Jefferson County Courthouse in November, are back today for Pitt's trial. The trial for Evangelist Matt Pitt, founder of The Basement youth ministry, began today with Jefferson County Judge Tommy Nail ruling that Sheriff Mike Hale's honorary badge list is relevant and needs to be produced.

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  3. Teens nabbed with prescription bottles, 42-inch TV stolen in Center Point break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... second-degree theft of property and unlawful possession of a controlled substance. He remains in the Jefferson County Jail with bonds totaling $45,000. The second suspect 16, is also from Center Point. He is charged with third-degree burglary and ...

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  4. Bessemer man killed in weekend hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim today as Daniel Drone Byrd, 56. The crash happened at 9:49 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Alabama 150 and Morgan Road. Authorities said it appeared Byrd was crossing Morgan Road when he was struck by a white minivan.

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  5. Boy, 12, videotapes himself sending email bomb threats to Jeffco schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A 12-year-old junior high student not only emailed bomb threats to his school two days in a row, he videotaped himself doing so, authorities said. Jefferson County sheriff's officials said bomb threats were emailed to Center Point Middle School both Wednesday and Thursday of last week.

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  6. 22 families evacuated after truck carrying hazardous materials gets stuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    ... Carver High School. None of the sulfuric acid has spilled from the truck, according to Jody Hodge with the Jefferson County EMA. He says the truck driver is also OK and no one was injured. Residents who were evacuated say this isn't the first time a ...

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  7. Two teens arrested for burglary in Center PointRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputies arrested two teenagers on April 16, after a report of a burglary in progress in the 300 block of 25th Avenue. 19 year old Darius Scott of Center Point was charged with Burglary 3rd Degree, Theft of Property 2nd Degree and Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance.

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  8. Man fatally shot in Brighton is city's 3rd slaying in 8 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... that had crashed into a fence. Tarrant was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:04 p.m., according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office. A woman was reportedly inside the vehicle with Tarrant, but apparently not injured. She had left the scene but ...

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  9. Rock School Center in Pinson could be future libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... The building, built by local residents in 1921, served as a school and was closed in the 1980s. The Jefferson County Board of Education decided to tear it down, but the community rose up and saved it from demolition. The building served as Solid ...

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  10. Rifle team members to compete in junior OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    Four members of the Magic City Gun Club Junior Rifle Team have earned invitations to compete in the 2015 National Rifle and Pistol Junior Olympic Championships in Colorado Springs, Colo. The Magic City Gun Club is the sponsoring organization for the Jefferson County Shooting Sports Club.

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  11. Coroner IDs man shot to death in BrightonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WTVM

    Brighton police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's office are investigating a homicide that occurred on Huntsville Avenue and Brighton Avenue on Sunday. The body of a black male was discovered in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds.

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  12. Birmingham restaurant donates surplus food to homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    According to Feeding America, 20,550 people in Shelby County, 34,330 in Tuscaloosa County and 120,440 people in Jefferson County suffer from what is called food insecurity. "This is our way of putting our stamp on the community and doing our part and giving back.

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  13. Police conducting death investigation in TrussvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    UPDATE: The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is conducting this case as a death investigation and say that it is not a homicide. Jefferson County deputies are investigating a death near Trussville.

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  14. Eye on Jefferson: Commissioners to review parks, open space plan in meeting todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    Peninsula Daily News The three Jefferson County commissioners will review the Parks, Recreation and Open Space Comprehensive Plan when they meet today. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

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  15. Police, deputies investigating homicide in BrightonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Brighton police and the Jefferson County Sheriff's office are investigating a homicide that occurred on Huntsville Avenue and Brighton Avenue on Sunday. The body of a black male was discovered in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds.

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  16. Uninsured, indigent residents to get new neighborhood clinic in Jefferson County,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A neighborhood clinic for uninsured and indigent patients could open in Jefferson County "in the coming months," according to county officials. The Jefferson County Board of Health last week transferred property in West End to the county for use of as a clinic.

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  17. Election Board changes absentee hoursRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Madison Courier

    The Jefferson County Election Board unanimously approved a reduction in absentee voting hours at the Jefferson County Courthouse during a meeting Friday morning. Clerk Karen Mannix said only two people came to the Voter Registration Office to vote in-person absentee during Thursday's full day, so she requested future hours be reduced to 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

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  18. Carson Road closure scheduled Saturday for litter cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... between Pine Hill Road and Red Hollow Road. A volunteer community cleanup has been scheduled, sponsored by Jefferson County, the City of Fultondale and Center Point and Fultondale high schools. Students will participate, and the decision was made to ...

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  19. Man gets 6 life sentences in 2012 killings of 5 menRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A Birmingham man has been sentenced to serve life in prison after he was convicted in the 2012 killings of five men found dead in a home. Al.com reports Jefferson County Circuit Judge Stephen Wallace on Thursday sentenced 20-year-old Rashad Stoves to serve six life sentences.

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  20. Accomplice shot during Trussville Chevron robbery now chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... on 20-year-old Katerra Shain Howard, of Center Point. Bridges said her bond will be set at $30,000 and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office will pick her up "when she recovers enough." At about 4 a.m. March 19, the Chevron was robbed at gunpoint. ...

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