Alabama death row inmate loses appeal of conviction in 2008 slaying and sexual torture of Leeds woman
PELL CITY, Alabama - The Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals today upheld the conviction of a Moody man on charges he sexually In an 84-page ruling, the appeals court upheld the guilty verdict and death sentence imposed on Michael Brandon Kelley, 33, who is now on Alabama's death row.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Plans being made to build a native plant walking trail
David Atchison/The Daily Home Pell City Garden Club members Dale Robie of Cropwell and Paul Webb of Talladega discuss the layout of the proposed new native plant walking trail in Lakeside Park.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Seminar focuses on helping area grow
Elsie Hodnett/The Daily Home From left, Steve Pollock, technical coordinator for AIDT and the Alabama Robotics Technology Park, explains how industries use robots to perform varying functions, such as ensuring bottles of liquid are filled correctly, to James McCrary and Christopher Nanni, with the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham and ... (more)
Pell City native elected to Tenn. Bar Foundation
Cynthia Hall, who was born and raised in Pell City, was recently elected as a Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Foundation, an association of 782 attorneys across the state of Tennessee.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Fur Ball - Mardi Paws a fun-filled evening for a good cause
Cledith Fisher and Bill Hereford are all smiles at the annual Fur Ball-Mardi Paws, which was held last Friday at Celebrations.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Vote on burn ordinance delayed
The Pell City Council will wait another two weeks before it will vote on whether to adopt a burn ordinance which would basically prohibit open fires in most subdivisions.
PCPD offering women's self defense classes
The Pell City Police Department is offering two free courses to the community, Women's Self-Defense and Citizen's Firearms.
Authorities identify body found in Coosa near Pell City
St. Clair authorities say a body found in the Coosa River last week is that of a man they have sought since January.
Body found in Pell City last week identified by authorities
The body of a man found last week was positively identified Monday. "We received word that the dental records matched those of Tywone Caldwell," St. Clair County Deputy Coroner Mike Pepple said.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Change is here with daylight savings time
Bob Crisp/The Daily Home Many people enjoy daylight saving time, but for some people it is difficult to adjust to the one-hour spring forward.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Dual enrollment program sees first graduate
Elsie Hodnett/The Daily Home Jeremy Swindeall, 20, of Riverside is the first graduate to complete the dual-enrollment program between Pell City High School and Jefferson State Community College and find work at a local industry.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Hearing waived by woman charged with boyfriend's death
An attorney representing a woman charged with the manslaughter death of her boyfriend waived her preliminary hearing and the case will go to a St. Clair County grand jury.
Mardi Paws Ball to be held in Pell City Friday night
An animal shelter in Pell City is giving people the opportunity to help the lives of our furry friends this weekend.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Report: Human remains found near Pell City's Yacht Club
The Daily Home is reporting that human remains have been found along the shoreline near The Yacht Club this afternoon in Pell City.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Pell City industry expanding, adding 25 jobs
David Atchison/The Daily Home Amtech, American Metal Technology, is expanding and adding new jobs to its operations in Pell City.
Student-teacher sex: Are more female teachers being charged?
Cell phones. Apps. We say and do things on social media and cell phones that we wouldn't say and do in person," Blount Count DA Pamela Casey A Montgomery math teacher is convicted of having sex with a teenager.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Victim of fatal Saturday Pell City shooting identified
St. Clair County authorities have released the name of a man who was shot to death during an apparent argument Saturday morning .
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Shooting, wreck occur on Dry Creek Road
A child was airlifted for treatment after a one-vehicle wreck and a man was shot and killed in an altercation in separate incidents Saturday on Dry Creek Road in and near Pell City.
Restaurant employee arrested for stealing
An employee at Fincher's in Sylacauga was arrested for stealing money and other items from the restaurant, Sylacauga Police announced in a press release Friday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Women's Fund awards $50,000 for projects to help lift women out of poverty
The Women's Fund of Greater Birmingham has selected two community partnerships that address poverty among local women and children to receive $25,000 in seed money.