Local News in Marshall County, Alabama


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PALS sets cleanup week
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:19:20 -0700

Marshall County People Against a Littered State and the Alabama PALS groups will celebrate “Don’t Drop It on Alabama” week with a special cleanup event April 26.

Peoples Bank of Alabama Celebrates Bold Commitment to Improve Financial Education in Alabama
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:59:00 -0700

Peoples Bank of Alabama celebrates its new initiative to bring critical financial literacy education to high school students and adults across Alabama today. The bank has partnered with EverFi, Inc., the nation’s leading education technology company, to bring Teen Moola U, an interactive, web-based financial management program to 50 area high schools.

One of trio charged in Fort Payne, AL man's death gets life
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:08:19 -0700

A Fort Payne, Ala., man who is one of three people charged in the December slaying of Boaz resident Gary Lee Willis pleaded guilty to murder Monday in Marshall County, Ala.

Suspects in AL State Trooper shooting possibly linked to FL murder
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:43:42 -0700

Two suspects charged with shooting an Alabama State Trooper in Geneva County over the weekend are now linked to a possible murder case in Florida.

Alabama Farm and Poultry Expo Expected To Bring In Large Crowds
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:47:56 -0700

BOAZ, Ala. (WHNT) — Marshall County leaders are gearing up for an event they say will be good exposure for...

Alabama group addresses parole case backlog
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 10:49:56 -0700

State Board of Pardons and Paroles officials say they've made headway in clearing a months-long case backlog.

NASA's Marshall Center and Impact of Aerospace Industry on Alabama to be Focus of Events at State Legislature April 2-3
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 06:18:44 -0700

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., will be honored by the Alabama Legislature as part of "NASA Alabama Aerospace Day 2014" events April 2-3 in Montgomery. Marshall Center Director Patrick Scheuermann will meet with lawmakers and state officials, Marshall representatives will visit a variety of schools and nonprofit organizations in the Montgomery area and NASA exhibits and ...

Tuscaloosa County officials mulling forensics lab
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 08:34:48 -0700

The University of Alabama and Tuscaloosa County government leaders have been asked to assemble a panel to study the feasibility of launching a local forensic investigation lab.

Gov. Bentley visits Decatur as part of economy tour
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:35:06 -0700

The governor said while the state's unemployment rate recently rose, more people are currently at work than they were one month ago.

Sheriff: 2 Marshall County teenagers shot while riding horse
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:24:26 -0700

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 10:14 am | Updated: 10:17 am, Mon Apr 14, 2014. ALBERTVILLE — A sheriff says two Alabama teenagers riding a horse were wounded in a shooting over the weekend.