Elmore County Newswire (Page 5)

Elmore County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elmore County, AL. (Page 5)

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  1. Second major water leak in 10 months for Wetumpka Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Elmore County Schools Superintendent Richard Dennis said Friday that a massive leak, discovered before school started, should be repaired by the end of the day. Meanwhile, WMS students got a jumpstart on a long weekend while students at other schools continued classes unaffected.

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  2. Elmore County unveils fallen officer memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Sheriff Franklin wants the granite memorial to remind the public of the sacrifice his men and women in uniform display every day. The memorial costs $7,000 and the concept started two years ago after the sheriff's office lost a deputy on patrol in 2014.

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  3. Elmore County to unveil fallen officer memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Elmore County Sheriff Bill Franklin says a fallen officer memorial will be unveiled Thursday morning in front of the county jail.

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  4. St. James wins area volleyball titleRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... play Handley at 11:30 a.m. in the first round. The Eagles play Class 4A, Area 8 runner-up Saks at 12:45 p.m. Elmore County (21-8) defeated Dadeville to win the Class 4A, Area 5 championship on Monday. The Panthers will play Monroe County at 12:45 ...

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  5. Former Alabama firefighter sentenced for arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    A former volunteer firefighter will spend time on probation and pay fines after he pleaded guilty to setting three fires in central Alabama. An Elmore County judge accepted a plea from 30-year-old Chad M. Ellis, who admitted to two counts of second-degree arson.

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  6. Ex-Deatsville firefighter gets fine, probation for burning homes, woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    The former assistant chief of the Deatsville Volunteer Fire Department received probation and a fine after pleading guilty to setting three fires in Elmore County. Ex-Deatsville firefighter gets fine, probation for burning homes, woods The former assistant chief of the Deatsville Volunteer Fire Department received probation and a fine after pleading guilty to setting three fires in Elmore County.

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  7. Former Firefighter Avoids Prison Time in String of ArsonsRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2017 | RickeyStokesNews.com

    The former assistant chief of the Deatsville Volunteer Fire Department will not spend time behind bars after prosecutors say he admitted to setting 20 fires over a span of more than 10 years. As part of a plea agreement, Chad Ellis, 30, pleaded guilty to setting three fires in Elmore County, according to the Alabama Fire Marshal's Office.

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  8. Elmore County teen indicted for father's murder, mother's count no-billedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... Holton was charged with two counts of murder and held on a $1 million dollar bond. Roughly one year later, an Elmore County grand jury indicted Holton for the death of his father and no-billed the charge for his mother. Senior Assistant District ...

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  9. Alabama Supreme Court rules against Poarch Creeks in two casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... how limitations on that immunity affected the three cases. The Supreme Court reversed a decision by the Elmore County Circuit, which had ruled in favor of the Poarch Creeks and their Wind Creek Casino in Wetumpka in a lawsuit filed by Casey Marie ...

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  10. Armed and dangerous suspect wanted in Tallassee burglaries in police custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | WTVM

    ... about his specific charges and details about his arrest are not available at this time. According to Elmore County Sheriff's Office investigators, one of the burglary victims returned home to find Adams in her home. The homeowner said Adams pointed ...

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  11. Car thieves connected to stolen dealership vehicle capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... vehicle. The suspect in the grey shirt, identified as Anthony Draughn, was captured on unrelated charges by Elmore County officials. Draughn is being held in the Elmore County Detention Facility. Both suspects were wanted for questioning involving a ...

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  12. Alexander City man killed after vehicle hits mailbox, overturns in Elmore CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Alabama Live

    Steven Glenn Towns, 44, was killed when his 1989 Chevrolet Blazer he was driving left Fitzpatrick Road, struck a mailbox and overturned. Troopers said Towns wasn't wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  13. Oxford officials set to take up draft budget withheld by finance directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... and liberally interpreted this disclosure requirement to be weighted in the public's favor, as in a 2004 Elmore County circuit court case over a feasibility study commissioned for the city of Millbrook. Millbrook's then-mayor claimed the document ...

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  14. Magna Carta educational exhibit comes to Elmore CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An exhibit documenting an important part of history is coming to Alabama from September 22nd through the 29th. A traveling exhibit to raise awareness of the Magna Carta will be displayed on the second floor of the Elmore County Judicial Complex in Wetumpka.

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  15. Historic document comes to WetumpkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An important part of history is coming to Alabama from September 22nd through the 29th. The Magna Carta will be displayed on the second floor of the Elmore County Judicial Complex in Wetumpka.

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  16. Johnson enters guilty plea in Tallassee murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Johnson enters guilty plea in Tallassee murder The state dropped the robbery charge as part of plea negotiations. Check out this story on montgomeryadvertiser.com: WETUMPKA-A 19-year-old Elmore County man has pleaded guilty to murder in a December 2016 shooting in Tallassee.

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  17. When beer and live music don't mix: Alcohol gets club evicted from propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... Britt Powell of the Powell Brothers gives a tour of the artwork in his new venue, Against the Grain, in Elmore County just outside of Wetumpka. Property owner's rules stated no alcohol allowed at all on site; Britt Powell looking to move his live ...

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  18. Athens converting part of school to charter, ending inmate educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    ... these students are being served through blended or virtual education partnerships the Athens district has with Elmore County, Linden City, Marengo County and Elba City school systems. The Athens district receives about $5,000 in state funding for ...

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  19. A year after an Alabama man disappeared in the Middle East, his family is desperate for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... of law enforcement that we know of. We've called the FBI. I've called the Montgomery Police Department, the Elmore County Sheriff, the Millbrook Police Department, and I was basically given the run around between all of them. They all told me to ...

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  20. Hearing set for Wednesday in Anniston election suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... according to the subpoenas. The Selase-Little case is remarkably similar to one decided last month in Elmore County. That case, over an election for a Wetumpka City Council seat, also hinged on allegations of fraud in absentee balloting. In the ...

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