Elmore County Newswire

Elmore County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elmore County, AL.

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  1. Power service restored in several Elmore County communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    More than 5,000 customers of Central Alabama Electric Cooperative in Elmore County lost power Thursday afternoon, according to CAEC. The power has been restored.

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  2. The Mark Shaw Agency and the Elmore County Food Pantry Announce...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | PRWeb

    The Mark Shaw Agency, a full service financial consulting and insurance assistance provider that works with families and entrepreneurs in central Alabama, is joining the Elmore County Food Pantry for a charity drive to help provide food to hungry families in the region The Mark Shaw Agency, a privately managed insurance provision and financial planning firm headquartered in Wetumpka, Alabama, is leading a charity drive in cooperation with the Elmore County Food Pantry that aims to provide healthy food to families in the area facing food insecurity. The Elmore County Food Pantry is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring all residents in the region have consistent access to wholesome meals.

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  3. They're putting the 'fun' in funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... Patrons are being encouraged to bring canned goods and other nonperishable food items as donations for the Elmore County Food Pantry. In exchange for a donation, guests will get a free popcorn from the concession stand. Director Kim Mason laughs ...

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  4. Kayaker who drowned on Tallapoosa River Tuesday identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Power immediately worked with the agency to reduce water flow in the area to keep first responders safe. Elmore County EMA joined in the search to coordinate outside resources including the Elmore County Sheriff's Office Dive Team, Montgomery Fire ...

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  5. Body of missing kayaker pulled from the Tallapoosa RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 11 | WTVM

    ... Power immediately worked with the agency to reduce water flow in the area to keep first responders safe. Elmore County EMA joined in the search to coordinate outside resources including the Elmore County Sheriff's Office Dive Team, Montgomery Fire ...

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  6. Suspect arrested in Alabama barber shop triple slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Decatur Daily

    ... in what police are calling a robbery attempt. Authorities have identified the dead as 50-year-old Al Benson of Elmore County; and 58-year-old Eddie Dean Scott and 45-year-old Anthony Smith, both of Autauga County. A fourth person who was wounded is ...

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  7. Teen arrested in Prattville triple murder; 2nd suspect remains at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Alabama Live

    ... deaths of Eddie Dean Scott, 56, of Prattville; Anthony Smith, 45, of Prattville; and Al Seals Benson, 50, of Elmore County. A fourth victim was shot, but survived. Police and U.S. Marshals are out and actively searching for 35-year-old Marty ...

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  8. 1 Prattville triple murder suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | WTVM

    ... Three victims, Eddie Scott, 56, of Autauga County, Anthony Smith, 45, of Autauga County and Al Benson, 50, of Elmore County, were killed during an apparent armed robbery and shooting. Anyone with information on his whereabouts of Morgan or any other ...

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  9. Police release names of 3 slain in Alabama barbershopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Decatur Daily

    Authorities have released the names of three men killed at a barber shop in central Alabama as they continue the search for suspects in the shootings. Prattville Police Chief Mark Thompson said Wednesday the dead include 50-year-old Al Benson of Elmore County; and 58-year-old Eddie Dean Scott; and 45-year-old Anthony Smith, both of Autauga County.

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  10. Prattville police release names of triple homicide victims, suspects soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Alabama Live

    Prattville Police Chief Mark Thompson today released the names of three people who died during an apparent armed robbery Monday night at the Hook-Up Barber and Style Shop. The victims were Eddie Dean Scott, 56, of Prattville; Anthony Smith, 45, of Prattville; and Al Seals Benson, 50, of Elmore County.

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  11. Victims in Prattville triple homicide identified; Police vow to catch killersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | WTVM

    ... 56, Anthony Smith, 45, and Al Benson, 50. Scott and Smith were from Autauga County while Benson was from Elmore County. Investigators previously identified one of the suspects as 35-year-old Pratt Marty D. Morgan. They're also looking for a second, ...

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  12. Elmore County company safely removes buzzing invadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Imagine waking up to a swarm of bees in your home. That was the reality for Sierra Dennis and her family.

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  13. Police ID body recovered from Lake JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Police ID body recovered from Lake Jordan The body recovered from Lake Jordan on Sunday is 25-year-old Dustin Levi Ragan, police say. Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: An Elmore County man's body was recovered Sunday afternoon below Jordan Dam, said Elmore County Chief Deputy Ricky Lowery.

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  14. Body recovered from Alabama lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Decatur Daily

    TV reports that the Elmore County Sheriff's Office says the body recovered from Lake Jordan on Sunday is 25-year-old Dustin Levi Ragan. Ragan was found around 3 miles from the Jordan Dam.

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  15. Authorities identify body of man found on Lake JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | WTVM

    The Elmore County Sheriff's Office confirms Dustin Levi Ragan, 25, of Wetumpka was recovered from Lake Jordan about three miles from the Jordan Dam Sunday afternoon.

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  16. Prison reform commission named in honor of slain correctional officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... officers for promoting contraband, including five officers recently busted at Staton Correctional Facility in Elmore County. But McGilberry said those arrests merely scratch the surface. A spokesperson for ADOC said he wasn't aware of the Bettis ...

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  17. Section of Redland Road in Elmore County repaired, now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Part of the road was washed out near a bridge, according to Elmore County Emergency Management Agency Director Eric Jones.

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  18. Section of Redland Road in Elmore County washed out, closed until further noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Part of the road is washed out near a bridge, according to Elmore County Emergency Management Agency Director Eric Jones. A former Alabama legislator is pleading guilty to taking bribes from a lawyer and a coal company executive to oppose adding Birmingham area neighborhoods to an EPA Superfund site.

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  19. Flooding causes road closure in MillbrookRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The flooding is within city limits, and an official said that all dirt has been washed out, making it the worst flooding they've seen in years. Elmore County Emergency Management Agency Director Eric Jones said that both Pine Leaf Drive and Dogwood Circle have been closed.

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  20. Elmore County crash leaves 25-year-old woman deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Alabama Live

    According to Corporal Jess Thornton, Kelsey Leigh Moran was driving a 2003 Volkswagon Jetta when her car left the road, hit a ditch, and overturned. Moran, of Tallassee, was ejected from the car and pronounced dead at the scene.

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