Third Set of Charges for Joshua Alexander Mardis–Update

Third Set of Charges for Joshua Alexander Mardis–Update
June 30, 2014
Crime

From Florence police:¬†Texaco Robbery Suspect Arrested in Stolen Truck: Joshua Alexander Mardis, 21, of Florence was arrested shortly after midnight …Read More

Akin’s Partner in Crime: Brady Ann Irons

Akin’s Partner in Crime: Brady Ann Irons
June 30, 2014
Crime

Brady Ann Irons, 29, has been arrested in a massive heroin sweep in Lauderdale County. Irons, 29, reportedly lives with …Read More

Did Tuscaloosa Dad Murder His Toddler Son?

Did Tuscaloosa Dad Murder His Toddler Son?
June 26, 2014
Crime

Pictured is Justin Ross Harris, currently living in Marietta, Georgia, with his wife and toddler son. Harris and his family …Read More

John Carter Collins Arrested for Kidnapping

John Carter Collins Arrested for Kidnapping
June 25, 2014
Crime

Florence Man Arrested Following Domestic Altercation; John Carter Collins, III, 30, of Florence was arrested today following a reported assault. …Read More

Stealing Laptops? Two Florence Men Charged

Stealing Laptops? Two Florence Men Charged
June 25, 2014
Crime

Florence Men Face Charges Following Laptop Theft; Florence Police have arrested Jeffery Orlando Holland, 50, (green shirt) of Florence and …Read More

Breaking: New Heroin Arrest for John Wesley Akin–UPDATE

Breaking: New Heroin Arrest for John Wesley Akin–UPDATE
June 24, 2014
Crime

John Wesley Akin of Florence is currently under indictment in Florida and two counties in Alabama for theft, fraudulent use …Read More

What Constitutes “Sexual Battery?”

What Constitutes “Sexual Battery?”
June 24, 2014
Crime

Our series on work-related assaults has already brought some interesting comments. One reader feels slugging someone at work shouldn’t even …Read More

West Point Woman Victim of Machete Attack–Update

West Point Woman Victim of Machete Attack–Update
June 22, 2014
Crime

Lawrence County, Tennessee, authorities say a West Point woman was airlifted to Vanderbilt Hospital Saturday night. The Wisdom Road resident …Read More

Should You Expect Sexual or Physical Assault at Your Workplace?

Should You Expect Sexual or Physical Assault at Your Workplace?
June 20, 2014
Crime

You get to work on time. You dress appropriately. You do your job well. What should you expect for that …Read More

Repeaters: Ashley Nicole Sutherland

Repeaters: Ashley Nicole Sutherland
June 20, 2014
Crime

We first became aware of Ashley Nicole Sutherland when she made a collegiate arrest site while wearing her University of …Read More

Authorities Mum on Incident at Leighton Elementary School

Authorities Mum on Incident at Leighton Elementary School
June 19, 2014
Crime

We know something happened; we know it involved a non-educator; we know it didn’t involve a student. What else has …Read More

Repeaters: Rebekah Angelene Holland

Repeaters: Rebekah Angelene Holland
June 19, 2014
Crime

Rebekah Angelene Holland is a perennial favorite in the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. The 45 year old Red Bay woman …Read More

Charles Matthew Hamm, Arrested Two Days Ago, Now Dead

Charles Matthew Hamm, Arrested Two Days Ago, Now Dead
June 19, 2014
Crime

On June 17th, Charles Matthew Hamm was arrested in Muscle Shoals for multiple car break-ins. At the time of his …Read More

Meet Shoals Author Robert W. Oliver II

Meet Shoals Author Robert W. Oliver II
June 17, 2014
Books

Shoals author Robert W. Oliver II has written two books of a fiction, high-fantasy book series titled The Bravest of …Read More

Three Arrested in Florence Kidnapping

Three Arrested in Florence Kidnapping
June 16, 2014
Crime

Three Arrested, Charged in Overnight Robbery/Kidnapping; Marcus Rice (no picture available), 18, of Florence along with Carlos Dominique Alan, 25, …Read More

We Really Do Have a Question…

We Really Do Have a Question…
June 15, 2014
Weekly Carp

If you’re on Facebook or if you receive humorous forwarded e-mails, you’ve seen those short essays entitled “I Have a …Read More

“Ricky Bobby’s Son” Arrested

“Ricky Bobby’s Son” Arrested
June 15, 2014
Crime

Luke Bigham, who played the onscreen son of Will Ferrell in Talladega Nights, has been arrested in Trussville. The co-star …Read More

Misty Nicole Greathouse Returned to Jail

Misty Nicole Greathouse Returned to Jail
June 15, 2014
Crime

Misty Nicole Greathouse was returned to the Franklin County Jail last Friday on a probation violation. The Haleyville woman was …Read More

Robert Chad Dillon Held in Hostage Type Theft

Robert Chad Dillon Held in Hostage Type Theft
June 14, 2014
Crime

Lawrenceburg Police were called to the Walmart on Hwy 43 Thursday afternoon. A man later identified as Robert Chad Dillon, …Read More

Repeaters: Steven Scott Hartley

Repeaters: Steven Scott Hartley
June 13, 2014
Crime

Steven Scott Hartley of Florence has quite a criminal history. Now, he’s been arrested again in Lauderdale County for the …Read More

A Word from Bubba

A Word from Bubba
June 13, 2014
Humor

I shore was surprised when I heard Pen N Sword wanted me to write some for them. They said they …Read More

Where is Jesse Arnold Bullard? 5K Reward

Where is Jesse Arnold Bullard? 5K Reward
June 12, 2014
Missing in North Alabama

Mr. Jesse Arnold Bullard left his house in Blount County Alabama on 12/22/2009 and hasn’t been seen since. His truck …Read More

“Murder at Biscuit Village” Available Now

“Murder at Biscuit Village” Available Now
June 11, 2014
Books

Cassandra Clairage invites you to read her fourth entry in the “Caro Loves a Mystery” series. “Murder at Biscuit Village” …Read More

Scotty Wayne Porter Arrested for 1st Degree Sodomy

Scotty Wayne Porter Arrested for 1st Degree Sodomy
June 11, 2014
Crime

Scotty Wayne Porter, 20, has been arrested in Franklin County on charges of First Degree Sodomy. Porter has several previous …Read More