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News in Russell County, Alabama

How much must individuals earn to afford a decent home in the Columbus area?
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:22:48 -0700

A new study shows that individuals should make $11.44 in Muscogee County and Russell County to live in a decent one or two bedroom.

Three arrested after guns and drugs found in Phenix City home
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:44:32 -0700

Officers and deputies from three Alabama law enforcement agencies served a warrant on a Phenix City house on April 10.

Sheriff: 2 arrested in possible record-breaking meth operation
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:52:57 -0700

Kershaw County Sheriff's deputies arrested two people on Easter Sunday following an anonymous complaint of a possible meth lab.

High school senior kicked out of prom for wearing pants
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:52:38 -0700

According to a senior at Cherryville High School, a pair of her red skinny jeans got her kicked out of her Senior Prom and has started a bit of a controversy at the school since.

Woman claims pedicure crossed the line
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:53:16 -0700

A Shreveport woman said a nail tech from Style Nails in Shreveport crossed the line during a pedicure, and that she has cell phone video to prove it.

Former Giles, UAH star Russell is new MPHS coach
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:28:55 -0700

Former Giles County High School basketball player and assistant coach Jessica Russell is set to venture into her first high school head coaching position.

Wrong way motorcyclist recovering after high speed chase
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:48:13 -0700

A motorcyclist crashed after a high speed chase with authorities in East Alabama, according to the Lee County sheriff.

Judge dismisses suit over Ala. Accountability Act
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:03:48 -0700

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the Alabama Accountability Act. U.S. District Judge Keith Watkins issued a ruling Tuesday siding with state officials who were sued by attorneys for eight public school students. The judge rejected the students' equal protection argument. ...

Auburn to hold 2014 Drug Take Back event
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:06:53 -0700

East Alabama residents are joining a national effort to properly dispose of all unused, unwanted and expired prescription and over the counter drugs. The Auburn Police Division and Auburn University School

WHINSEC celebrates newly renovated school
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:36:42 -0700

The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation dedicated its new campus at Fort Benning in a ribbon cutting ceremony at the doors of Bradley Hall, Wednesday, April 16.