An apparent accident on Stockdale Road on Tuesday morning resulted in the death of a Munford man, according to a report on file with Talladega Police.
Members of the Sylacauga City Council held a workshop Wednesday night and began the arduous and lengthy process of deciding what to include in the 2022 budget to benefit each department and its employees while cutting costs of operations.
According to Talladega County District Attorney Steve Giddens, Kenneth Ray Griffin, 47, and Marquette Felder, 41, were both sentenced to 15-year split sentences by Circuit Judge Will Hollingsworth.
Marquis Ziquiez Jones, 23, was arrested Sept. 10 for robbery in the first degree, assault in the second degree and carrying a pistol with a permit, according to Talladega County Metro Jail records.
“The actions we have taken these last three weeks are evidence that our protocols are working," Superintendent Dr. Michele Eller said, according to a news release.
The Talladega Superspeedway has long been a big part of local life, but sometimes people forget about the keeper of racing history also located on the property
According to Chief Schools Financial Officer Lesley Bollendorf, there were no changes in the budget presented Tuesday from the one presented at another hearing last week.
The two blind customers of BC Taxi who complained about delays in service in a story that ran in the Daily Home last month are now saying that the company, the only one in Talladega, is retaliating against them by suspending their credit accounts.
Two Oxford women were charged with burglary in the third degree after being arrested by Talladega County Sheriff’s Deputies on Friday afternoon.
Trenton Ray Hill, 26, has been charged with four counts of burglary in the third degree and one count of criminal mischief in the second degree, and was being held on bonds totaling $41,000.
The Pell City Council heard concerns from residents Monday about speeding issues on Funderburg Bend Road.
The Talladega County Commission voted 4-0 Monday night to authorize county attorney Barry Vaughn to resolve an issue arising from an audit “by whatever means necessary.”
On Saturday morning, the community turned out to remember Sept. 11, 2001, to, as Rev. Hugh Morris put it in his invocation, "pay homage to the fallen, more than 3,000 people who lost their lives in smoke and dust.”
State Auditor Jim Zeigler announced his candidacy for governor and proposed a recall law for Alabama during his speech Friday in Sylacauga.
All three began training with existing officers in Talladega immediately before heading to Selma in May for a 13-week training program, according to a news release.
St. Clair County coroner Dennis Russell said the woman was pronounced dead at 3:12 a.m., and an autopsy will determine if she died from thermal exposure or smoke inhalation.