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Etowah County offering citizen's firearms safety course Aug. 19
The class will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in room 210 of the Joe Ford Center at Gadsden State Community College.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Till named Alabama's deputy secretary of commerce, replacing economic development veteran Swann
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The A labama Department of Commerce has named Angela Till, a veteran of the Alabama Department of Revenue , as its new deputy secretary of commerce, replacing Linda Swann, who is retiring after 11 years with the agency.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Police responding to stabbing end up arresting 2 on drug charges
Gadsden Police responding to a stabbing Saturday night ended up making a drug arrest after a man bragged he had video footage of the altercation.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Etowah County woman 5 months pregnant arrested for using meth
Christina Goodson Amberson, 36, of Southside, was charged July 16 with "chemical endangerment of exposing a child to an environment in which controlled substances are ingested, produced or distributed," according to a news release from Sheriff Todd Entrekin.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Rising cattle, beef prices cited as likely factors in Alabama livestock thefts
State rural crime investigators, ranchers and agriculture officials say they suspect rising prices for cattle and beef as likely factors in livestock thefts in Alabama and elsewhere.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Etowah County man faces child sexual abuse, sodomy charges
A Gadsden man is in the Etowah County Detention Center on $300,000 bond facing child sexual abuse and sodomy charges involving two children.
One adult, one 15-year-old arrested in connection with Gadsden armed robberies
Gadsden Police have arrested two people in connection with two armed, masked robberies that occurred within three days of each other over the last week.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Etowah County investigating incident involving woman shot 6 times
Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin said a 53-year-old Piedmont woman called 911 to report that she had shot a female multiple times in her Gnatville Road home in the eastern part of Etowah County.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Etowah County woman surrenders after two-hour standoff
Sheriff Todd Entrekin said in a news release that Glenda Karen Camp, 46, of Attalla, faces two misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and obstructing government operations.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Gadsden teenager dies after vehicle strikes Emma Sansom monument
An 18-year-old Gadsden woman died early this morning when her vehicle struck the Emma Sansom monument head-on in downtown Gadsden.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Gadsden's 'Charity Pig Roast' set for Saturday and Sunday
Proceeds from the event will pay for Christmas gifts for needy children in Etowah County.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Three charged with attempted murder after brick thrown into car, injuring woman
Three Etowah County men have been charged with attempted murder in connection with an incident in South Gadsden Sunday in which a brick was thrown through the open window of a moving car, striking a woman.
How do you clean up 2 tons of spilled hog parts? Very carefully
Nothing good, if you ask several crews of workers who struggled for several hours to hold their suppers in while cleaning up an evening mishap of porcine proportions.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
2 Etowah County women charged with chemical endangerment of a child
Dylan Leann Entrekin, 21, of Gadsden, is already facing other charges related to a June 25 arrest at a Gadsden motel related to methamphetamine use.