Madison County, ALWAFF

Man arrested, charged with drug trafficking in Madison County

MADISON CO., Ala. (WAFF) - Madison County deputies seized drugs and money from a home in the Hazel Green community last week. According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, methamphetamine and heroin were found during a narcotics investigation. The investigation came after reports of drug activity occurring at the home in Hazel Green.
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Scottsboro man arrested on child pornography charges

SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (WAFF) - The Marshall County Sheriff’s and Alabama State Attorney General Offices’ joint investigation has led to the arrest of a man on child porn charges. 38-year-old Joseph Campbell, of Grant, is charged with one count of dissemination of child pornography and five counts of possession of child...
Scottsboro, ALWAAY-TV

Scottsboro police charge man with having, sharing child pornography

A Grant man faces multiple charges related to child pornography. Joseph Campbell, 42, was arrested in Scottsboro on Friday and charged with one count of dissemination of child pornography and five counts of possession of child pornography, according to the Scottsboro Police Department. He is being held in the Marshall...

Alabama inmate, wanted in Georgia, released from jail early

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A man who was mistakenly released from an Alabama jail by posing as another inmate has turned himself in, authorities said. Authorities are investigating how 31-year-old Darren Jermaine Chipman was released in Madison County, reported. He turned himself in Sunday, the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reported.
Marion County, TNWTVCFOX

Luke is missing in Marion County

MARION COUNTY, Tenn. — His owners hope you can help a German Shepherd named Luke back where he belongs. Luke was last seen near his home on Long Island Road near in the New Hope/South Pittsburg area on Friday, July 30th. His owner, Sierra Collier, says Luke's tags were later...
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Scottsboro man faces child pornography charges in Marshall County

A Scottsboro man faces several charges involving child pornography following a joint investigation between the Alabama State Attorney General’s office and the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office. According to the sheriff’s office, Joseph Campbell, of Willmon Drive in Scottsboro, was charged Friday with one count of dissemination of child pornography, and...
Madison County,

Wrongly released Madison County prisoner turns himself in

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. — An inmate who was wrongly released yesterday from jail in Madison County has turned himself in. Madison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) stated Darren Jermaine Chipman, 31, of Huntsville, was released Saturday morning after using another inmate’s information in order to be released. Chipman is a Black...
Madison County, ALWHNT-TV

Madison County School Board talk masks and COVID-19 plan at special session

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Madison County Schools Board of Education will hold a special session Monday night to discuss masks and the COVID-19 plan for the new school year. One of the first items on the night’s agenda is the district’s COVID-19 plan: COVID Ready, Set, Forward. The board is also expected to discuss the district’s mask policy, especially after the Alabama Department of Public Health’s new recommendation on masks.
Huntsville, ALWAFF

Schools requiring masks in the Valley

Health Officials say schools should require masks and social distancing to slow the spread of covid-19 among students. Roberts is a Republican who recently served as the Business Retention and Expansion Director for the Huntsville-Madison County Chamber.
Madison County, ALWAAY-TV

'Prematurely' released inmate turns himself in to authorities

The Madison County Jail inmate who was prematurely released this weekend has turned himself in. Darren Chipman was wrongly released Saturday afternoon after he pretended to be another inmate. The Madison County Sheriff's Office says he then turned himself in Sunday as a result of their efforts following leads. Chipman...
Madison County, ALWAAY-TV

Man pinned under truck in Madison County roll-over wreck

A man was taken to Huntsville Hospital after a wreck in Madison County. It happened at the intersection of Old Railroad Bed Road and Ready Section Road in Toney. The Bobo Fire Chief says the man was pinned under the truck after it rolled over. He is expected to be okay, but did suffer serious injuries to his hips.