From Moulton Advertiser
A man who walked away from a work release detail has been apprehended after a three-day search, Lawrence County Sheriff Gene Mitchell said.
County looks to trim budget 9/11/2014
Lawrence County commissioners have asked each department head to trim 10 percent of their department's budget in order for the commission to pass a balanced budget for fiscal year 2015, which begins …
County health officials say they have not yet seen any children who have been affected by a respiratory virus that has been on the rise throughout the nation.
Citizens discuss tar sands mining 9/11/2014
Approximately 50 people gathered in the sanctuary of Rock Springs Presbyterian Church in Mt. Hope for a meeting on tar sands mining.
Lawrence County to be reimbursed $36,000 9/11/2014
With so much negative news regarding Lawrence County's financial problems, the county could use a little bit of good news on the budget front, and it got just that on Tuesday night at the Lawrence …
Grimes warns of budget storm 9/11/2014
The Lawrence County Board of Education met last Thursday with Superintendent Heath Grimes and Suzy Berryman, the board's chief financial officer, and got an assessment of current finances and how …
The Lawrence County Board of Education approved the fiscal year 2015 budget at its meeting on Monday, and approved supplements for coaches at the county schools.
Croyle encourages parents 9/11/2014
Parents in Lawrence County were encouraged and reaffirmed by former Alabama football standout John Croyle in a Children's Policy Council parent workshop titled "ParentCare" last Thursday …
Cruising down memory lane 9/11/2014
I have always had a certain fascination with the military. I have read and watched countless hours of material on subjects that vary from strategy to military hardware to what life was like for …
The Lawrence County Grand Jury recently returned indictments against the following people:
From Decatur Daily
Gene Attory Terry Jr., 45, Town Creek 9/11/2014
Graveside service for Gene Attory Terry Jr., were Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at Union Hill Cemetery. A memorial service followed at Union Hill Baptist Church.
Funeral services for Kenneth “Red” Ray Blankenship were Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at Calvary Baptist Church in Hatton on Ala. 157 with Bro. Johnny Hood officiating. Roselawn Funeral Home directed.
Charles Cleveland Lovett, 83, Moulton 9/11/2014
Funeral services for Charles Cleveland Lovett were Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Lawrence Funeral Home with Larry Davis and Brandon Pylant officiating.
Opal Turner, 85, Moulton 9/11/2014
Funeral for Opal Lee Strickland Turner, 85, from Moulton will be Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Elliot Funeral Home, with Bro. R.C. Borden officiating. Burial will be at Cheatham Cemetery. …
Burna Lee Cline, 72, Courtland 9/11/2014
Funeral services for Burna Lee Cline will be Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. at Elliott Funeral Home with Bro. Keith Collier officiating.
Pruitte Terry, 84, Moulton 9/11/2014
A celebration of life for Pruitte Terry will be tonight, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at 5 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge in Moulton followed by a memorial dinner at 6 p.m. All friends are invited to attend …
Bessie Lee Eddy, 94, Danville 9/11/2014
Funeral services for Bessie Lee Eddy were Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Parkway Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Ledbetter officiating.
Mary Ann Jenkins, 83, Decatur 9/11/2014
A memorial service for Mary Ann Jenkins was held Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Mt. Hope Methodist Church.
Dave Edward Owens, 78, Moulton 9/11/2014
Funeral services for Dave Edward Owens were Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Elliott Funeral Home with Bro. Neil Carter officiating.
Gerald D. Goodman, 73, Hillsboro 9/4/2014
Visitation for Gerald D. Goodman was Wednesday Sept. 3, 2014, at Peck Funeral Home.