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DECATUR, AL (WAFF) - An environmental group that declared intent to file a lawsuit over high levels of potentially dangerous chemical compounds found in the water near the Decatur area has filed a federal lawsuit.
City department heads oppose proposed temporary employee rules Today at 12:15AM
City of Decatur department heads expressed concern Thursday morning about proposed changes to merit system rules that could limit the use of temporary employees.
Road to Auburn starts Saturday for robotics teams Today at 12:15AM
A member of the Decatur-Austin Robotics Coalition jokingly called “Red” will start the challenge Saturday to prove which theory is best for modernizing an Alabama farm.
Police: Lawrence standoff suspect turns himself in Today at 12:05AM
MOULTON — The suspect who injured four lawmen in a two-hour standoff Oct. 16 turned himself in at the Morgan County Jail on Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.
Longtime teacher from segregated schools dies at 101 Today at 12:05AM
ATHENS — One of the last surviving teachers from Limestone County’s segregated, all-black school system died Wednesday at the age of 101.
Lacey's Spring man arrested on manslaughter charge Today at 12:00AM
A Lacey's Spring man indicted for manslaughter by a Morgan County grand jury in August was located and arrested Wednesday in Madison.
North Courtland 'totally quiet' with police department disbanded Today at 12:00AM
NORTH COURTLAND — After Day 1 of patrolling the streets of North Courtland, Lawrence County Sheriff Gene Mitchell said the city was “totally quiet.”
Lockdowns affected Lawrence schools this week Today at 12:00AM
MOULTON — Lawrence County High was placed on a soft lockdown Thursday morning following a threat on social media, school officials said.
Damaged gas line forces evacuation of Decatur elementary school Today at 12:00AM
A subcontractor hit a 2-inch natural gas line while working on a fence Thursday afternoon, forcing an evacuation of Frances Nungester Elementary School.
Weekly Wrap: Aggies rolled Today at 12:00AM
Weekly Wrap is a collection of photos taken by Daily photographers during the past week and highlights some of the finest moments in the Tennessee Valley.
Oct. 28 police reports Today at 12:00AM
Decatur police investigate body found outside of a residence Yesterday at 4:53PM
DECATUR, Ala. – The Decatur Police Department is conducting a death investigation. Police say that around 1:30 this afternoon, officers responded to a report of a dead body outside of a home in the …
Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin says raid on company wasn’t because of critical blog posts 10/26/2016
FALKVILLE, Ala. — Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin has denied claims in a federal lawsuit, filed last week, that alleges the search and seizure of phones and computer from a Falkville business …
PRICEVILLE, Ala. – It’s been less than three weeks since Priceville Assistant Police Chief Ron DeWeese suffered a stroke while on-duty. He was flown to Huntsville Hospital but the next day, he …
MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A multiple vehicle crash with entrapment occurred on Hwy 67 in Priceville, near Cove Creek Drive, Saturday evening. Officials at the Morgan County 911 dispatch center say …
The Claire Lynch Band in Concert 10/22/2016
DECATUR, Ala. – The Claire Lynch Band, with guest artists Microwave Dave and the Nukes, will be in concert on Thursday, November 3, at Decatur`s Princess Theatre. Proceeds will benefit the …
DECATUR, Ala. – One person was hurt Friday morning in a small explosion at a business in Decatur. Decatur Police and Fire responded to Chem Trade Logistics, located at 1008 Cedar Lake Road. …
DANVILLE, Ala. – The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office arrested a student Thursday at Danville High School. Kody Cox is charged with possession of child pornography. A school resource officer …
DECATUR, Ala. – The warden of the Morgan County Jail has been terminated. Sheriff Ana Franklin relieved Leon Bradley of his duties last Thursday, October 13. According to Morgan County Chief Deputy …
Prayer warriors continue to rally behind 7-year-old Hartselle girl battling brain disease 10/18/2016
HARTSELLE, Ala. – A sweet little 7-year-old girl from Hartselle is in the fight of her life. “We need to storm the gates of Heaven for Kayleigh,” said Jennifer Jones. “Let God know that …
Hanceville man charged with child porn production; images came from camera hidden in teen’s room 10/14/2016
MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A Hanceville man is charged with production of child pornography. Investigators say Philip Kevin Brown, 45, had evidence from a camera hidden in a teenager’s room. Several …