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  1. Investigation into possible absentee voter fraud in Brighton turned over to Secretary of StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Alabama Live

    An investigation into possible voter fraud in the city of Brighton mayoral election has been turned over to the Alabama Secretary of State's Office. Bill Veitch, district attorney for the Bessemer Division of Jefferson County said there's evidence of an unspecified number of signatures being forged on absentee ballot applications, two absentee ballot requests from state inmates and about 80 applications asking for ballots to be mailed to mayoral candidate Brandon Dean's home address.

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  2. Complaint over absentee voting in Brighton filed with Secretary of StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Alabama Live

    Brandon Dean won the mayor's office with 376 votes cast, according to the city clerk's office. Of those votes, 99 were cast by absentee ballot.

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  3. 24-year-old Bessemer man ID'd as victim from fiery I-459 crash in HooverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Alabama Live

    Authorities have now released the name of a 24-year-old Bessemer man killed last week in a fiery crash on Interstate 459 in Hoover. Dillon Connor Reister was killed Thursday, according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office.

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  4. Possible voter fraud under investigation in BrightonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Alabama Live

    Authorities are investigating after more than 80 potentially fraudulent applications for absentee ballots for the Brighton municipal elections were received by the city on Thursday. All of the applications asked for the ballots to be mailed to the same address, said Bill Veitch, district attorney for Bessemer Division for Jefferson County.

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  5. Fiery crash on I-459 in Hoover leaves 1 man deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Alabama Live

    A 26-year-old man was killed early this morning in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 459 in Hoover. The crash happened about 2:30 a.m. on I-459 southbound just before Parkwood Road bridge, said Hoover police spokesman Lt.

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  6. Former Jess Lanier QB earns All-AFL honors as wide receiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Alabama Live

    Jess Lanier quarterback Rod Windsor looks for a receiver during a Class 5A Region 4 game against Thompson on Oct. 18, 2002, in Bessemer, Ala. Windsor is a wide receiver in his sixth Arena Football League season with the Arizona Rattlers.

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  7. Bessemer Academy 35, Lamar (Miss.) 13: Interceptions spark Rebels to runaway victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Alabama Live

    The Rebels intercepted six passes, including four in the first half, en route to a 35-13 victory over Lamar at Cramton Bowl. Chris Levins returned an interception 76 yards for the game's first score, and Marquan Pollack returned one 17 yards for a third-quarter touchdown.

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  8. 'No firearm' signs removed in 3 Jefferson County citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Alabama Live

    Three Jefferson County cities have removed signs prohibiting firearms in certain public places after complaints were filed with the Alabama Attorney General's Office that the signs were unlawful. Attorney General Luther Strange released statements Friday about formal complaints received by his office concerning the possible unlawful prohibitions of firearms in Trussville, Bessemer, and Clay.

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  9. 'She was beautiful inside and out': Loved ones mourn strangled, burned Birmingham motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Alabama Live

    A woman whose charred remains were found in an abandoned Birmingham apartment was an amazing person and an even more amazing mother, according to family and friends who said they are stunned by her death. The body of 41-year-old Cheryl Harrell was discovered early Sunday morning in an apartment just one block away from the home she bought in June for herself and her three children.

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  10. BJCTA names new executive director, months after predecessor's controversial departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Alabama Live

    The Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority plans to begin the Alabama 150 commuter route between Bessemer and Hoover in February. Late last year, Barbara Murdock, who had been serving as chief of staff for the Birmingham Jefferson County Transit Authority, agreed to become the organization's interim executive director after the controversial departure of Ann August .

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  11. Armed robber fires shot after climbing in drive-thru window at Bessemer Rally'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Alabama Live

    Bessemer police are trying to identify a gunman who fired a shot during a fast-food restaurant robbery over the weekend. The holdup happened Saturday at Rally's on Ninth Avenue North.

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  12. Irondale police, churches hope to build trust with Unity in the Community eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Alabama Live

    Law enforcement officials from across Jefferson County will join Irondale police and church leaders this weekend for a cookout and a panel discussion about community and police relations. Unity in the Community will be held Sunday, Aug. 7, at Revelation Church Ministries on Second Avenue South.

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  13. Historic Alabama, Louisiana restaurants team up for A Night in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Alabama Live

    The 27th annual A Night in New Orleans at the Bright Star restaurant in Bessemer, Ala., will feature guest chef Marcus Woodham from Tujague's in New Orleans. The dates are Aug. 4-6.

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  14. Woman with more than a dozen priors now convicted in theft scheme from assisted-living patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Alabama Live

    A Birmingham woman with more than a dozen criminal convictions has pleaded guilty for her part in the theft of thousands of dollars taken from residents at a Bessemer assisted living facility. Shaneka Nicole Scott, 36, pleaded guilty to one count of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and second-degree theft of property, both felonies, Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced today.

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  15. 'I knew he was gone' : Grieving mom talks of son whose remains were found in McCallaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Montoures Long was reported missing July 6, 2016. His remains were discovered July 19, 2016 after an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers.

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  16. Tip leads to decomposed body behind McCalla home; homicide probe underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Bessemer police received a tip through Crime Stoppers Tuesday reporting that someone had been murdered and the body dumped behind an abandoned home, said Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian. The location give was in the 7300 block of Springer Road.

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  17. Bessemer police offer free fans to senior citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Alabama Live

    As temperatures near 100, and feel even higher than that, Bessemer police are making an effort to cool things off for the city's senior citizens. The Bessemer Police Department today announced its Fan Giveaway 2016.

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  18. Is Jefferson County public defender's job on the line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The Birmingham division of Jefferson County Circuit Court will still have a public defender office to help defend poor people who can't afford a lawyer against criminal charges, an advisory committee over indigent service announced this week. Questions about the job status of Jefferson County Public Defender Kira Fonteneau and the future of her office have been swirling among lawyers and judges around the criminal courts building in Birmingham for the past week.

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  19. Funeral set for 75-year-old missing man whose burned van was in remote Shelby County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Alabama Live

    The family of a missing Bessemer man whose burned van was found earlier this month will hold a funeral on Wednesday. James Andrew Morrison, 75, was reported missing Jan. 3. Morrison, who suffered from several illnesses, was last heard from when his daughter spoke with him that day.

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  20. Police ask for public's help in disappearance of 23-year-old Bessemer manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Alabama Live

    A search is underway for a 23-year-old Bessemer man who has now been missing for more than 10 days. Montoures Long was believed to have last been seen July 5, and was reported missing by his mother on July 6, said Bessemer police Det.

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