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TVA Begins Investigation Into Death Of 12-Year-Old Girl At Rockpile Waterfall

June 9, 2017

SHEFFIELD-Georgia Myrick, 12 died shortly after being taken by ambulance to Helen Keller Hospital on Wednesday, June 7.  Myrick was swept into a drain pipe at TVA Rockpile recreation area. The Tennessee Valley Authority began their investigation into this accident on Thursday, June 8 to determine how Myrick was pulled into the dain pipe at […]


BOLO Cancelled.. Colbert County Man Has Been Located

June 8, 2017

UPDATE: Josh Gregory has been found & is safe. COLBERT COUNTY-The Colbert County Sheriff’s Department has issued a BOLO for a missing Colbert County man.  The BOLO was issued on Wednesday, June 7: “Josh Gregory, 32  years old is missing. He is 5’9″ / 200 lbs, was last seen leaving work from G&G Steel in […]


Child Dies After Being Rescued From Drain Pipe At TVA Rockpile

June 7, 2017

MUSCLE SHOALS –On Wednesday, June 7, around 2:30 PM  Colbert 911 answered a call for a possible drowning at the TVA Reservation at the waterfall located in The Rock Pile Pile Recreation Area near Wilson Dam. A 12-year-old girl was trapped in the drain pipe of the waterfall and emergency crews had to use the jaws of life […]


UPDATE….Missing Person Found And Is Safe

June 7, 2017

***UPDATE*** CANCEL BOLO. FEMALE HAS BEEN LOCATED AND IS SAFE. FLORENCE- On Wednesday, June 7 the Florence Police Department  issued a BOLO for a missing woman: “Lori Ann Haddock, 41 years old. She is 5’06”, 200 lbs with Brown Hair/ Blue Eyes. Last seen in the area of Huntsville Road and Helton Drive on 6/2/17. Anyone with […]


UPDATE on Prentiss County, Mississippi Escaped Inmates

June 2, 2017

COLBERT COUNTY– Friday, June 2 Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williams issued a statement regarding the two remaining escapees from Mississippi : “Many people have asked for updates on the search of their community on Riverton Rose Trail and the Eagle Point Subdivision area. We still have many agencies assisting in a joint effort on the search […]


Sheriff Williamson …Two Mississippi Escapees Still At Large

June 2, 2017

COLBERT COUNTY-Colbert County Sheriff Frank Williamson released a statement concerning the escaped inmates from Mississippi: “UPDATE on Mississippi escaped inmates that are in our area. One inmate has been captured & TWO are still at large in a wooded area of Riverton Rose Trail in Northwest Colbert County Alabama. Sheriff Frank Williamson would like to update […]


Warrant Round-up and County Saturation In Dekalb County

June 1, 2017

DEKALB COUNTY-The Dekalb County Sheriff’s Department released a statement concerning a Warrant Round-up and County Saturation that took place on Wednesday, May 31 several local agencies were involved in the round-up:  “On May 31st the DeKalb County Drug and Major Crimes Unit, DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, Crossville Police Department, Rainsville Police Department, Fort Payne Police […]


UPDATE: One Escapee In Custody Two Mississippi Escapees Still At Large

June 1, 2017

UPDATE:  One of three Escapees has been captured after a morning vehicle pursuit and ground search after at least two of the escapees evaded pursuing Officers this morning in the Cherokee Alabama Area. A massive search is still underway for the remaining Escapees believed to be within the search perimeter after the Escapees ditched the […]


Summer Break-School’s Out !

May 31, 2017

MADISON COUNTY-Madison County Blake Dorning released a statement concerning Summer Break for area students for 2017: “Now that school is out and summer break is here, we at the Madison County Sheriff’s Office want to congratulate our graduating seniors and wish them all the best as they head out into the world. Some of our […]


Grand Jury Indicts Suspect On Sexual Abuse Charges Of A Child

May 30, 2017

FLORENCE-The Florence Police issued a statement concerning the indictment of a suspect on charges of child abuse and sexual abuse of a child: “Daniel Keen is a holdover from Friday. Keen was arrested following an indictment of the Lauderdale County Grand Jury. In May of 2016 our agency was contacted about the possible sexual abuse […]


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