Saturday Dec 7
Two dead following shooting at East Gadsden motel
The incident occurred at the Holiday Host motel off U.S. 431. Two Etowah County deputies went to the motel to serve warrants, said Natalie Barton, an Etowah County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Emma Sansom marker added to Gadsden's Black Creek Trail
The marker commemorates the spot where Sansom assisted Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Etowah County Humane Society 'Reindeer Run' set for Dec. 14
Pet lovers - and their pets - or anyone interested in a trek through downtown Gadsden can take part in the third annual Reindeer Run for the Etowah County Humane Society and Pet Rescue and Adoption Center.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Etowah authorities arrest aunt and nephew for burglaries, looking for third suspect
Sheriff Todd Entrekin announced the arrests of Cynthia Renae Honea, 32, and her nephew, Ryan Neal Honea, 21, both of Boaz.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Volunteers needed Saturday to bag sweet potatoes for hunger relief
Looking for something to do with your hands Saturday? Why not help bag 40,000 pounds of sweet potatoes in Gadsden destined to feed families in need? The Society of St. Andrew , a hunger-relief organization, is looking for volunteers this coming weekend to help in bagging sweet potatoes for the needy.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Thousands of counterfeit goods seized at Etowah Co. trade day
A dozen people were arrested after thousands of counterfeit items were seized at an Etowah County trade day on Sunday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Publix to anchor Shoppes at Rainbow Land development
Southpace Properties of Birmingham is handling the leasing for The Shoppes at Rainbow Landing, a 45,600-square-foot development which will be anchored by Publix and will include 20,000 square feet of retail shops and two outparcels.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Gadsden man convicted of child abuse, rape, sodomy involving two children
Johnnie Edwin Fox Jr., 46, faces life imprisonment or life without parole because of several previous felony convictions, according to Etowah County District Attorney Jimmie Harp.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Surprise! Etowah County homeowner returns to find burglar, authorities say
A Gadsden man is in the Etowah County Detention Center after authorities say he began stealing items from a house only to be caught in the act by the homeowner.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Emma Sansom marker to be dedicated in Gadsden Saturday
Gadsden City Councilman Johnny Cannon said the marker is near the end of Black Creek Trail close to the Etowah County Rescue Squad headquarters.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Two arrested on charges of stealing copper wiring from cell tower
Etowah County authorities have arrested two people in connection with an attempt to steal copper wiring from a cellular tower.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Resident holds burglar at neighbor's house until arrest, Etowah authorities say
Etowah County authorities have arrested a man they say was caught in the act of burglary in a Boaz home.
Boaz teenager dies from injuries in Friday Etowah County wreck
The wreck occurred at 2:30 p.m. on Mountain View Drive five miles north of Attalla, when the vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Wind energy company says Etowah, Cherokee projects probably delayed until 2015
A representative of Pioneer Green Energy said wind energy projects in Etowah and Cherokee counties will probably be delayed until 2015.