Bobby Helms was granted parole for drug crimes Tuesday while Troy David Lee was denied parole for property and drug crimes.
The Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force and New Site Police Department seized synthetic marijuana, marijuana, LSD, ecstasy, cash and gun after trying to serve an arrest warrant for aggravated animal cruelty Tuesday.
When reflecting over headlines from 2019, it’s clear there were some notable losses in the area, such as the deaths of many key leaders in the area including Alexander City Mayor Jim Nabors, but there was also growth. From a 12-year-old Radney Elementary School student having the courage to …
Lt. Bill Hough retired Friday from the Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department after 45 years in law enforcement in the Air Force and at the Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Department. Friends, family and co-workers joined in a ceremony to send him on his way.
Becoming a fifth-generation police officer seemed like the obvious route to go for Alexander City native Scott Fuller, who recently became the law enforcement teacher at Edward Bell Career Technical Center.
The Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force and Alabama Department of Pardons and Parole arrested an individual from the Old Kellyton Road community Dec. 9. Investigators went to the residence on a probation compliance check. After making contact with the probationer, investigators seized app…
Former Randolph County High School math teacher and basketball coach David Burkhalter is now answering five charges surrounding a sexual relationship in Calhoun County. In total Burkhalter faces 15 charges in three counties related to the alleged relationship.
State government actions on medical marijuana, violent crime and the criminal justice system were the main topics of the Alexander City Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday.
It took a jury a little over an hour to convict Daquon Sheeley of murder for the death of John Ferrel Adamson and the attempted murder of Gerald Haggerty.
A Tallapoosa County jury will hear closing arguments today before deciding if Daquon Sheeley is guilty of killing John Ferrel Adamson and shooting Gerald Haggerty in 2017.
The holiday season can bring a lot of cheer but can also be a time for an increased number of theft crimes during this time of year. According to Alexander City Police Department Capt. James Orr, 44 thefts, burglaries and vehicle break-ins were reported to the police department in November.
An Alabama district attorney said Monday authorities have "good reason'' to believe human remains that were found belong to the missing stepdaughter of UFC heavyweight fighter Walt Harris.
The sheriff of Lowndes County was fatally shot Saturday evening, authorities announced, and an 18-year-old suspect was taken into custody after an hours-long manhunt.