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It takes seconds to get into a life-threatening situation in the woods or on the water but a rescue can take hours or days. But thanks to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) Aviation Unit rescues can be shortened to just a few life-saving moments.

Jeremy Duerr is the district attorney for the Fifth Judicial Circuit and now helps lead the Alabama District Attorney Association.

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In 2012, Canadian company Alabama Graphite Corp. began prospecting in Coosa County in an area that hadn't been mined since World War II. After six years of generating excitement among local officials, however, the company failed to get the financing, sold to Colorado-based Westwater Resource…

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As federal investigators are in Butler County trying to determine the cause of Saturday's horrific crash that killed nine children including eight associated with the Tallapoosa County Girls Ranch, the Lake Martin Area United Way is managing donations.

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The Tallapoosa County Girls Ranch is grieving after the Saturday loss of eight children deeply connected to the ranch. But it is not the first time the Reeltown community, in particular those connected to Reeltown schools, have come together to grieve.