Blount County Newswire (Page 2)

Blount County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Blount County, AL. (Page 2)

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  1. Alabama elementary school worker admits lying about gunman at schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Blount County elementary school employee pleaded guilty this morning to lying about a gunman being at the school last week. Carmen Maria Williams pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge of rendering a false alarm, and apologized to the public after being ordered to do so under her plea, said Blount Count District Attorney Pamela Casey.

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  2. Blount Co. school employee accused of lying about gunman on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Carmen Williams, a receptionist at Hayden Elementary, was charged with rendering false alarm on Friday, Oct. 16. She was booked into the county jail but bonded out later that day. Blount County Sheriff Deputy Tim Kent said Principal Shawn Marsh told him that he was running an errand to the bank when Williams called him, saying there was a gunman in the school and asking if the school should go on lockdown.

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  3. Firefighters searching for resident in Blount Co. house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities are trying to make contact with the resident of a house that caught fire early Thursday morning in Blount County. Officials are working to locate a man in his 50s who lives in the home, according to Fred Cochran of the Blount County Sheriff's office.

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  4. 3 people arrested in connection with Blount County slayingRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities said Michael Dooley of Remlap, William Bosner of Cleveland and Paul Trull of Pinson were each charged with capital murder during a burglary, capital murder during a robbery, robbery, burglary and theft of property. Sheriff Loyd Arrington told WBMA-TV that two bodies were found inside a home near Locust Fork.

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  5. 3 charged with capital murder of couple found shot to death in Blount Co. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... them. Friends found them in the home after not being able to get in touch with them for a couple of days. The Blount County Sheriff's Office said it appeared they had not been dead more than 24 hours when their bodies were found around 1:30 p.m. on ...

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  6. Trio - including one teen- charged in shotgun murders of Blount County coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The double murder of a Blount County couple started out as a robbery but "things just went real wrong," and now three men are charged in their shooting deaths. Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey and Sheriff Loyd Arrington today announced capital murder charges against: Michael Cody Dooley, 32, of Remlap; William Lane Bosner, 20, of Cleveland and 18-year-old Paul Mason Trull of Pinson.

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  7. 3 men charged in Blount County double homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    Northern Iowa broke into the top 10 last season thanks largely to the play of forward Seth Tuttle, arguably the bes BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. - Three men have been arrested and charged with the murders of Blount County couple Gary "Sambo" Hazelrig and Breann Sherrer.

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  8. Trio arrested on capital murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    A felony affidavit filed Tuesday, Sept. 29, with the Blount County Court Clerk's office alleges three men, William Lane Bosner, 20, of Cleveland, Michael Cody Dooley, 32, of Remlap, and Paul Mason Trull, 18, of Pinson, were involved in the death of a Blount County couple found Sept.

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  9. 21 more of Alabama's most mispronounced town names, from AL.com readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... me of place names that needed to be added to the list. Check out their list and comments below. Oneonta in Blount County. Several readers submitted the pronunciation as Oh-nee-on-tuh, although a few say Ahn-ee-on-tuh. Nanafalia in Marengo County. ...

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  10. Pinson church to honor first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... including Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper, Center Point Fire District Deputy Chief Matt Angelou and Blount County EMA Director Don Roybal. "In this day and time, we think it is important to remind our church and our community that we should ...

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  11. Vanishings, Part 2: Alabamians charged with killing people who weren't deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... when the case took its final twist, one that would finally free Bill Wilson. His ex-wife Jenny arrived in Blount County in July 1918 and announced she wasn't dead. She and her daughter, by then 11 years old, had been living in Vincennes, Ind., and ...

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  12. Sister of football coach, man found shot in double killingRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Blount County Coroner John Mark Vaughn on Wednesday identified the victims as 43-year-old Gary Hazelrig and 36-year-old Rasha Breann Sherrer. A friend found their bodies of them around 1:45 p.m. Tuesday in Locust Fork.

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  13. Double homicide under investigation in Blount CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Blount County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the double homicide of a male and female near Locust Fork on Tuesday. The bodies were found in a home on Deavers Town Road, according to Captain Pat Thomas with the Blount County Sheriff's Office.

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  14. Under the radar: Meet the small-school quarterback doing huge thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The population of Cleveland, Alabama is less than 1,500, but one of its residents happens to be among the state's best football players. And most folks outside of Blount County haven't heard of him.

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  15. Richard M. Clark.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Several charges have been filed against a Blount County man involved in a five-hour standoff Sunday night with authorities. Richard M. Clark, 40, of Altoona is charged with two counts of kidnapping, two counts of shooting into an occupied dwelling, discharging a firearm at an aircraft, attempted murder of a police office and menacing, according to Blount County Sheriff Loyd Arrington.

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  16. Man charged with shooting at police helicopter during Blount County standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Richard Minard Clark, 40, is charged with attempted murder of a police officer, two counts of kidnapping, menacing, discharging a firearm in a dwelling, and discharging a firearm at an aircraft, according to Blount County District Attorney Pamela Casey. Sheriff Loyd Arrington said deputies were called to the scene on a report of someone firing a gun and were shot at when they arrived.

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  17. Blount County man arrested after five-hour standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Authorities arrested Richard Clark in the Susan Moore area after deputies responded to shots fired at a home on Ballard Road around 7:30 p.m. When they arrived, police say that a man began shooting at deputies. Officers were able to remove others who were in the house at the time.

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  18. Blount County man charged with threatening Sumiton policeRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2015 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Bradley Truman Collier of Smoke Rise was arrested Wednesday night for disorderly conduct and after making terroristic threats to the Sumiton dispatch. Sumiton Police Chief T.J. Burnett said Collier engaged a Sumiton police officer in Wal-Mart's parking lot because he believed the officer had cut him off.

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  19. Authorities warn parents of app designed to hide photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    A video posted on the Facebook page for the Blount County District Attorney, in Blount County, Alabama, has been shared nearly 90,000 times and has almost 2 million views, as of Thursday evening. In the video, the district attorney warns of an app called Calculator%.

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  20. DA warns parents about new appRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... your teen is just really into math, you may want to think again. The app looks harmless enough, but it has the Blount County, Ala., District Attorney Pamela Casey posting a video message to parents on Facebook about it. "As you and I know, if one ...

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