Tuesday Jul 29
Leesburg man arrested for arson in connection with relatives' home
Sheriff Jeff Shaver said Samuel Joseph Johns, 57, was arrested in connection with a fire at a home on County Road 7. Shaver said Johns was involved in a verbal disagreement with family members.
Body found in Cherokee County lake identified as missing Valley Head woman
DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports a body found in Weiss Lake in Leesburg late Friday afternoon has been identified as a missing Valley Head woman.
Cherokee County authorities investigate female body found in Weiss Lake
CHEROKEE COUNTY, Alabama - The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office today said a female's body was found Friday afternoon in Weiss Lake near Leesburg.
Cherokee County arrests four for spice possession
According to a press release from Sheriff Jeff Shaver, the four were arrested in Leesburg Saturday night.
Leesburg man killed in septic tank truck accident
Alabama State Troopers said in a news release that Joshua Hightower, 28, died when the septic tank truck he was driving overturned after he lost control.