MONTGOMERY — The legislative committee redrawing Alabama's congressional, state board of education and state legislative district maps approved drafts along party lines on Tuesday, two days before the full Legislature meets to consider them.
A federal agency's denial of a request by three power companies to use Tennessee Valley Authority transmission systems for delivery of electricity generated by other suppliers will stifle competition and hurt consumers, an advocacy group says.
MOULTON — A Moulton man died Monday afternoon from injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle crash that occurred when he was crossing Lawrence County 460 in a golf cart on Friday, according to Alabama state troopers.
Public officials recommend taking COVID-19 precautions for Halloween activities but say it'll be possible to stay safe in most situations. Meanwhile, no local communities have announced changes to the date for trick-or-treating as the observance falls on a Sunday.
A proposed class action settlement announced last week would provide $51 million in fees to the plaintiffs’ attorneys but no monetary relief to hundreds of thousands of north Alabamians included in the class, a result the plaintiffs’ attorneys say is justified by 20 years of legal work that …
A Morgan County jury deliberated about four hours Thursday before finding Shadeed Abdul Fuqua, of Decatur, guilty of murder in the shooting death of his North Courtland cousin, Jarmaine Cardell Jones.
A Morgan County jury deliberated about four hours today before finding Shadeed Abdul Fuqua, 31, of Decatur, guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of his cousin Jarmaine Cardell Jones, 27, of North Courtland.
MOULTON — A capital murder case in Lawrence County dating back to 2014 has been continued after a severe illness to one of the defense attorneys, according to Circuit Judge Mark Craig.
Almost one-fourth of Alabama third graders tested last school year would have been held back based on the cutoff score in reading recommended to take effect in 2022.
Two residents at a Decatur apartment complex identified a murder defendant as the gunman who fired several shots from a handgun into the victim’s body at a close range in November 2019, but a state forensics analyst said DNA from the defendant was not found at the crime scene and no murder w…
MOULTON — The third annual Christmas on the Square is expected to draw nearly 200 tree displays, and organizers are encouraging organizations and individuals wanting to decorate a tree to register as soon as possible.
Men’s and women’s basketball programs, absent from Calhoun Community College since 2001, are returning and will be joined by women’s volleyball, school officials announced Monday.
Calhoun Community College will relaunch men’s and women’s basketball and start women’s volleyball in the fall of 2022, school officials announced this morning.
As the executive director of the Morgan County Child Advocacy Center, Misty Cowger wishes her nonprofit organization was not needed, but is happy children have a safe, non-judgmental place to talk and receive help and a place where she knows she makes a difference.
Jacob Brown, 15, owns a black-and-white, blue-eyed husky named Merlin, who weighs 70 pounds. Jacob’s sister, Mary Beth, has 3-year-old black-and-white cat, Oreo, who weighs 10 to 12 pounds.