The 911 Board Tuesday approved its fiscal year 2017 budget and the new dispatch fee schedule needed to fund it.
Past the Lucile Morgan Public Library to Eyecare Alabama to Heflin Fitness, families made their way Monday along information tables set up for the Cleburne County Health Fair, learning about the services — many free — available to them in the county.
HEFLIN — Past the Lucile Morgan Public Library to Eyecare Alabama to Heflin Fitness, families made their way Monday along information tables set up for the Cleburne County Health Fair, learning about the services — many free — available to them in the county.
Heflin police Chief A.J. Benefield said a man who was charged as John Doe, also known as Mike Reed, is Georgia resident Anthony Andre Butler, 54.
Heflin’s police dog, Jedi, had an off-duty run-in with a copperhead snake in his kennel Monday morning and was rushed to a veterinarian for treatment, according to law enforcement officials.
A Cleburne County judge decided Tuesday there is enough evidence to proceed with a capital murder charge against a Georgia teen accused of killing a 7-month-old Cleburne County boy.
Niki Wayner, assistant director for the Jacksonville State University Field Schools, held out a rat snake that had wrapped itself around her hand for children ranging in age from about 4 to 12 to touch Wednesday.
Fourteen years ago on the summer solstice, Deputy Gary Howell, then 33, started his evening shift with the Cleburne County Sheriff’s Office not realizing that it would end with him fighting for his life.
Prosecutors this month asked a Clay County judge to reconsider his decision to grant Loren Daniel Bunner, who confessed to killing his ex-girlfriend, Jolee Callan, 18, youthful offender status, according to the victim’s father.
The Cleburne County Water Authority plans to apply for a $341,000 Community Development Block Grant to improve the water infrastructure in the county and expand its service, according to authorities.
Heflin, along with Columbiana, Montevallo and Wetumpka, has joined a statewide effort to build stronger communities through effective downtown revitalization.
The people listed in this arrest report, whose names and charges are obtained from public records, are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.
The American Red Cross urges blood and platelet donors to choose their day to give and help ensure blood is available for patients all summer long during its annual summer awareness campaign, sponsored by Suburban Propane.
Board member Lane Kilgore said there were 11 conditions in the original resolution passed by the commissioners that must be met or the board would cease to exist. He wanted clarification on some, Kilgore said.
Cleburne County Investigator Joseph Freeman said the chase began Tuesday at about 9:15 p.m., when deputies pulled over the three on Alabama 281 near Abel in a car stolen in Georgia.
He’s currently working on his fourth giraffe and has two more to mount when he’s finished this one. Each of them takes about three days to mount onto life-sized plastic forms.
In the directive, Luther Strange said the federal guidance was an erroneous interpretation of Title IX, which gives institutions the right to provide separate living, locker room and bathroom facilities for people of the opposite sex.
HEFLIN - The Cleburne County Extension Office will offer a four-session money management series starting June 5 at Rhema Christian Center on U.S. 431 in Hollis Crossroads.