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1 dead after DeKalb County wreck involving motorcycle, deer

A Sylacauga man has been identified as the lone fatality in a Wednesday morning wreck in DeKalb County. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said 51-year-old Joey S. Wooten was driving a motorcycle on DeKalb County Road 81, about 3 miles south of Fort Payne, when he struck a deer. He...
DEKALB COUNTY, AL
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William McGowen “Mac” Priestley, 81

William McGowen “Mac” Priestley died peacefully at his home on June 22, 2022, at age 81. Mac was raised in Rosedale, Mississippi. He graduated from The University of the South in 1962 and went on to earn a PhD at Princeton. He returned to Sewanee in 1967 to teach mathematics for 44 years. An avid reader, writer, and conversationalist who found wisdom and beauty in words and numbers, Mac believed in the intrinsic good of an educated and curious life.
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Sylacauga man dies as a result of motorcycle-deer collision in DeKalb County

A Sylacauga man died in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday morning after his motorcycle struck a deer, according to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency State Troopers. Joey S. Wooten, 51, was seriously injured when the 1995 Suzuki Savage motorcycle he was driving hit a deer on DeKalb County Road 81, about 3 miles south of Fort Payne. He was taken to DeKalb Regional Hospital where he died from his injuries.
SYLACAUGA, AL
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Agents bust 75-year-old Tennessee man for selling cocaine

CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — A Nashville senior citizen has been accused of selling cocaine regularly in the parking lot of an I-24 convenience store. That tip came to Cheatham County drug agents anonymously. On Monday. agents set up surveillance at the New Hope exit on I-24. After a...
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2022 Area Fireworks Show Calendar

Fort Payne’s annual Independence Day fireworks show will be June 30th at 8:45 PM. There will be no event this year due to renovations at the Sports Complex. Fireworks will be visible from the same locations as previous years’ festivities. For more information, visit the event page. Saturday,...
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