Athens Author Publishes New Teen Novel

Athens Author Publishes New Teen Novel
October 7, 2014
Books

Athens, AL– Vanquished, a dystopian novel by Athens resident Katie Clark, was published by Pelican Book Group on September 19, …Read More

Terrance Kareem Garrett Charged with Attempted Murder in Florence

Terrance Kareem Garrett Charged with Attempted Murder in Florence
October 6, 2014
Crime

Terrance Kareem Garrett, 29, of Florence was arrested without incident and charged with Attempted Murder, Robbery 1st, Burglary 1st, Shooting …Read More

Third Robbery Suspect Arrested in Memphis

Third Robbery Suspect Arrested in Memphis
October 6, 2014
Crime

Billy Antwon Young, 31, of Memphis was arrested early Sunday morning following a reported burglary at Audio X on Seville …Read More

Two Arrested in Local Robbery of Audio Shop

Two Arrested in Local Robbery of Audio Shop
October 6, 2014
Crime

Charges have been filed against Nicholas Antwone Walker (red shirt), 29, of Memphis, and Terrance Jermaine Williams (black shirt), 27, …Read More

Ashley Hardwick Arrested on Narcotics Charge in Iron City

Ashley Hardwick Arrested on Narcotics Charge in Iron City
October 3, 2014
Crime

From Lawrence County Drug Task Force: On September 25, 2014 narcotic investigators with the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department gathered information …Read More

Theron McKinney Indicted on Two Sex Abuse Charges

Theron McKinney Indicted on Two Sex Abuse Charges
October 3, 2014
Crime

Theron McKinney has been indicted on two charges of sexual abuse by the most recent Franklin County grand jury. From …Read More

MEBRATU OGBAZGI MEHUR Held on 400K Bail

MEBRATU OGBAZGI MEHUR Held on 400K Bail
October 2, 2014
Crime

A man who attempted to hold up the McDonald’s on Hwy 43 in Russellville remains in the Franklin County Jail …Read More

Nicholas Wellington In Custody After Removing Teens From School

Nicholas Wellington In Custody After Removing Teens From School
September 30, 2014
Crime

Nick Wellington, 22, has been taken into custody in Rogersville after removing two underage girls from Lauderdale County High School …Read More

Theft at Pet Depot

Theft at Pet Depot
September 27, 2014
Crime

Isaac Morgan Rasberry, 27, of Killen was arrested overnight and charged with Theft of Property 1st after police were notified …Read More

Detroit Fugitive Arrested on Sherrod Avenue

Detroit Fugitive Arrested on Sherrod Avenue
September 26, 2014
Crime

Man wanted for outstanding robbery charges in Michigan was arrested this morning by the US Marshals Fugitive task force and …Read More

What Does Phil Spector Look Like Now?

What Does Phil Spector Look Like Now?
September 24, 2014
Crime

Here’s his latest mug shot after five years in the joint. Prison obviously agrees with him. Wonder which sex he …Read More

Tollie Michael to Register as Sex Offender–Update

Tollie Michael to Register as Sex Offender–Update
September 22, 2014
Crime

Tollie Michael, now 67, was arrested on First Degree Rape charges on June 25th. The Lauderdale County resident’s last known …Read More

Trouble in Chinese Paradise at UNA?

Trouble in Chinese Paradise at UNA?
September 17, 2014
Town & Gown

Officials anticipated a large number of Chinese students enrolling in the new Integrative Health graduate program this fall, but reality …Read More

Are You a Bigamist and Don’t Know it?

Are You a Bigamist and Don’t Know it?
September 17, 2014
Crime

Alabama is one of many states that recognizes common law marriages. There are many misconceptions about what constitutes such a …Read More

Second Suspect Arrested in Home Invasion

Second Suspect Arrested in Home Invasion
September 15, 2014
Crime

From FPD: Second suspect Arrested in Florence Home Invasion; Archie Warren Inman, 18, of Tuscumbia turned himself into police this …Read More

Arrest in Credit Union Robbery

Arrest in Credit Union Robbery
September 11, 2014
Crime

On September 11, 2014 at 1705 hrs, the Florence Police Department arrested Kevin Lavon Armstead (B/M 22 year old) for …Read More

Update on John Wesley Akin

Update on John Wesley Akin
September 11, 2014
Crime

Last month Vinelink issued a release that local heroin kingpin John Wesley Akin had been transferred to the custody of …Read More

The Older You Get

The Older You Get
September 11, 2014
Weekly Carp

The older I get, the more I realize I need to apologize to a lot of people. A very good …Read More

Repeaters: Dustin Blake Gaines

Repeaters: Dustin Blake Gaines
September 9, 2014
Crime

Perennial bad boy Dustin Gaines, arrested more times in Franklin County than slices of watermelon eaten at the yearly festival, …Read More

Pink Mohawk v. Boxers?

Pink Mohawk v. Boxers?
August 13, 2014
Weekly Carp

Community Nursing? That covered a multitude of settings and was necessary for my bachelor’s degree at UAH. One of the …Read More

Robert Lane Peck Charged with Sexual Battery of Child

Robert Lane Peck Charged with Sexual Battery of Child
August 11, 2014
Crime

Robert Lane Peck, 55, of Loretto, Tennessee, has been arrested on one count of sexual battery of a child under …Read More

St. Joe Man Arrested on Two Counts of Child Rape

St. Joe Man Arrested on Two Counts of Child Rape
August 11, 2014
Crime

William Douglas Farr, 69, of Yocum Lane in St. Joseph, Tennessee, has been indicted and arrested on two counts of …Read More

Matthew Wesley Cooper Arrested (Two Innocent)

Matthew Wesley Cooper Arrested (Two Innocent)
August 11, 2014
Crime

Man Jailed in Downtown Burglary; Matthew Wesley Cooper, 23, of Florence was arrested today in connection with a reported burglary …Read More

Just What Are the Top 10 Tourist Sites in Alabama?

Just What Are the Top 10 Tourist Sites in Alabama?
August 10, 2014
Entertainment

No, the Alabama Music Hall of Fame didn’t make the list, but here are the current top ten: U.S. Space …Read More