Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Jefferson County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jefferson County, AL. (Page 8)

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  1. Man with ties to Clay missing, sheriffa s investigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has taken over the missing person investigation from Birmingham police of 33-year-old Robert 'Bo' Merrill. Merrill's mother contacted the sheriff's office on Monday, Dec. 7, to report that her son had been missing since the previous Friday.

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  2. Jefferson Co. deputies search for missing man last seen Dec. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | WTVM

    ... ion right now that Merrill is in danger. Anyone with information about his location is asked to contact the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office at 205-325-1450.

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  3. Assistant principal, student injured in morning crash at Clay Chalkville HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... hospital with minor injuries. The crash happened just after 7:30 a.m. today in front of the high school. Jefferson County sheriff's deputies responded to the scene. Chief Deputy Randy Christian the accident involved a gray Ford Mustang and a Red ...

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  4. Two injured in wreck at Clay-Chalkville HS Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    A two-vehicle accident at the entrance to Clay-Chalkville High School sent two to the hospital around 7:30 a.m. Friday morning according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said the injuries were not life-threatening, and other sources said those involved were conscious and walking around after the accident.

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  5. Wanted woman allegedly stole $40,000 from Hoover Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... her stealing the money on Nov. 21, according to police. Thomas now has an active arrest warrant through the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. She is charged with first-degree theft of property. Anyone with information on Thomas' whereabouts is ...

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  6. Louisiana man killed in early morning crash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    Just before 5 a.m. Thursday morning, Jefferson County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a single vehicle accident at the intersection of Warrior-Jasper Road and U.S. 78. A passerby reported seeing a vehicle off the roadway on a ravine with the lights still on. No other vehicles were involved, according to the report.

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  7. The Women's Fund of Greater Birmingham helps single moms buy new homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... 44 percent of female-headed households live below the poverty line, according to the group's research; in Jefferson County, just 51 percent of families headed by single women live in their own home. The Women's Fund started Stepping into ... 1 comment

  8. One Man's OpinionARE We on the Road of No Return?Read the original story

    Aug 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... seen the first municipal bankruptcy - of many to come, I believe - in Central Falls, R.I., and others like Jefferson County, Ala., preparing to vote on declaring Chapter 11. Global economies are exhausted, teetering on collapse. The entire fiat ...

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  9. Drone donated to Birmingham for police, fire, disaster responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A drone donated to the city of Birmingham will be available to the police department, the Birmingham Fire and Rescue Service and the Jefferson County Emergency Management Agency. A drone has been donated to the city of Birmingham for use in public safety emergencies like the massive snowstorms of January 2014.

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  10. Health department to offer free screenings, flu shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... but it could prevent you from coming down with the dreaded virus during the hectic Christmas season. The Jefferson County Department of Health won't gift wrap the injections, but they will offer them for free to adults on Friday, along with an array ...

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  11. Man shot by woman on Thanksgiving Day now identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Claudio Hernandez-Martinez. Authorities said the delay in releasing his name stemmed from difficulty notifying his family members, who live in Mexico.

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  12. Ex-JPMorgan bankers settle SEC municipal bribery chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Reuters

    Two former JPMorgan Chase & Co bankers agreed to pay about $326,000 to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges that they paid millions of dollars to close friends of Jefferson County, Alabama commissioners in order to win $5 billion of municipal bond and swap business. Douglas MacFaddin and Charles LeCroy, who were JPMorgan managing directors, will pay a respective $201,224 and $125,149 to resolve the SEC civil fraud case, according to papers filed on Tuesday with the federal court in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  13. Repo man robbed at gunpoint following repossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Trussville Tribune

    A Jefferson County man is in custody after allegedly robbing a repossession agent at gunpoint following the repossession of a car. Jefferson County sheriff's deputies originally responded to the report of a traffic accident involving an overturned tractor trailer just after midnight on Wednesday morning.

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  14. SEC settlement with JPMorgan bankers just one more rotten deal for Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    Protesters protest proposed sewer rate hikes in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse, Friday, November 11, 2011. In the end, it's really this simple - Jefferson County needed the truth more than it needed the money.

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  15. Owner of repossessed car arrested in FedEx truck wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The southbound lanes of Minor Parkway are now open and a man is in custody following a wreck involving an overturned FedEx truck and an unattended vehicle. The truck jackknifed and overturned around 12:30 after colliding with an unattended white Camaro, according to Chief Deputy Randy Christian of the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. Repo goes horribly wrong: Camaro ends up crashed by 18-wheeler and owner ends up in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    A Jefferson County man had his Chevrolet Camaro repossessed early today, but lawmen said 48-year-old Sean Monroe was determined to hold on to his car. He robbed the repo man at gunpoint, said Jefferson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Randy Christian.

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  17. Small, endangered watercress darter living large on East Lake muralRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    In the wild, the watercress darter is only a few centimeters long, its brilliant colors usually hidden beneath its namesake grass or other aquatic vegetation. In art, the beautiful and endangered fish -- native only to four springs in Jefferson County and found nowhere else in the world -- is larger than life.

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  18. Jefferson County wants to renovate West End clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Low income or indigent residents will soon have an alternative to going to Cooper Green Mercy Health Services or hospital emergency rooms for medical care in Jefferson County. More indigent patients are coming to Cooper Green in Birmingham but the county wants to offer even more health care services for those out in the county.

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  19. Was transit chief fired in illegal meeting? DA's subpoena seeks to find outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The Jefferson County District Attorney's office has subpoenaed records from the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority, apparently part of an investigation into whether board members violated the open meetings law before cutting ties with executive director Ann August. The subpoena demands copies of meeting notices for the Oct. 9 emergency meeting, as required by the Alabama Open Meetings Act, along with the meeting's agenda, its minutes, resolutions and other documentation arising out of it.

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  20. 'He was loved': Family of man found shot in head in Birmingham searching for answersRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... and Sunday we didn't know if it was him. But we had that eery feeling that it was him." On Monday, the Jefferson County Coroner's Office notified the family that they had identified Williams through fingerprints. "It's been very tough. We didn't ...

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