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Authorities said an argument may be what led to gunshots along Highway 280 and Old Dark Road on Thursday afternoon.

Two convicted felons who have committed crimes across the state and have lived in Tallapoosa County were denied parole Wednesday by the Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Parole.

The Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force and Camp Hill Police Department arrested a man who is no stranger to local law enforcement.

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With the power out after storms, the Alexander City Fire Department responded to a K Street house fire Sunday night to find a 79-year-old woman dead.

The Coosa County Sheriff’s Department has made an arrest in the Sunday evening murder of Prince Giles Pearson.

Cybercrime certainly hasn’t slowed. If anything, it has escalated with the arrival of the coronavirus. Hackers are finding the pandemic the perfect opportunity for them to take advantage of the vulnerable people who are fearful and worrisome. 

Due to the volume of calls at the 6th Street Park, the lower parking lot will be closed until further notice, according to Alexander City Police chief Jay Turner.

James Michael Crayton was out of jail on bond facing first-degree rape charges but was arrested again over the weekend.

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.

Although Alexander City police chief Jay Turner said local gun crimes have recently dropped, there are still gun issues the department would like to attack.

Despite the productivity of the court system in Alexander City and Dadeville, many notable cases remain to be adjudicated.