32-year-old Talladega man killed in crash
TALLADEGA COUNTY — A single-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 7:56 p.m. Saturday, March 2, has claimed the life of a Talladega man, according to Senior Trooper Brandon Bailey of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. “Cameron S. Gaston, 32, was fatally injured when the 2009 Ford Focus that he...
Shelby County Sheriff’s Office employees recognized at awards banquet
Retiring members of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. Barry Studdard and Capt. Jason Myrick stand beside Sheriff John Samaniego as he thanked them for their service to the department. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office held its annual recognition banquet on Jan. 18 to honor those in the department...
Lane closures expected on I-65 in Shelby County
SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. — Repairs to a portion of Interstate 65 in Shelby County will come with lane closures. The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) said road crews will be doing bridge rail retrofitting on I-65 in the Calera area. ALDOT said the inside and outside lanes of I-65...
2024 Alabama Boat Show and Expo heading into final day
Barber Motorsports Park will host the final day of the 2024 Alabama Boat Show and Expo on Sunday.
Highschool Softball | 04 March Vincent Girls Game Notice
The Vincent Girls Softball team will have a Non-conference game with Chelsea(Chelsea, AL) on 04 March, 2024, 4:30 PM. As of now, Yellow Jackets has won 2 games and lost 7 games, and the winning rate is 0.222.
🚧 Update: Road Closure Due to Crash on Stemley Bridge Road in Bethel, Talladega County
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alabama. Local residents and commuters are advised of a recent crash resulting in a roadway closure on Stemley Bridge Road in Bethel, Talladega County. Authorities are recommending that drivers seek alternative routes to bypass the incident. As of now, the extent of the impact on local traffic and the duration of the closure have not been disclosed. The report does not provide a URL, indicating no additional online resources are currently available for this event. Updates will follow as the situation develops, and drivers are urged to stay informed and exercise caution when traveling in the vicinity.
Woman pleads guilty to Moody police officer’s murder, sentenced to life in prison
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A woman pleaded guilty to her role in the death of a Moody police officer three years ago on Wednesday, according to court documents. Marquisha Anissa Tyson, 32, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of Lt. Stephen Williams. Included in the plea deal, Tyson receives a sentence of life in prison in exchange that she is not charged with capital murder.
🚨 Traffic Alert Update: Crash on Moody Parkway Leads to Lane Blockages 🚨
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Alabama. A recent crash has resulted in lane blockages along the 2700 block of Moody Parkway in Woodland Village, Moody, Alabama. Motorists are advised to exercise caution when traveling through this area. Local transportation agencies are working to manage the situation and clear the lanes for safe travel. Please stay alert for any updates or changes to the current road conditions.
Childersburg, March 05 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The The Altamont School soccer team will have a game with Childersburg High School on March 05, 2024, 17:30:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in Vincent as of 2024-03-03. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.346, a week ago the price is $3.262 , according to AAA.
Sylacauga police respond to second shooting in three days
SYLACAUGA, Ala. (WBRC) - Another shooting happened in Sylacauga Wednesday just days after Tamekia Fluker was shot and killed earlier in the week. Police were called to S. Main Ave on Monday and found Tamekia Fluker dead from an apparent gunshot in the city’s first homicide on 2024. Sylacauga...
Leeds Senior Center's Kindness Leap, Voting Closure, and Upcoming Week Activities
The Leeds Senior Center recently joined the National Leap of Kindness Day, gathering supplies for Leeds Outreach. It thanked Beverly Riddlesperger and her volunteer team at Leeds Outreach for their contributions to the community. It's also part of a project to repurpose plastic bags into sleeping mats for the homeless.
Chelsea C.O.P. celebrates 25 years of service to the community
Members of the Chelsea Citizen Observer Patrol gathered together for an extra special annual meeting as the C.O.P. celebrated its 25th year of serving the city of Chelsea and its citizens. The post Chelsea C.O.P. celebrates 25 years of service to the community appeared first on Shelby County Reporter.
Seven March Events Not to Miss in Shelby County
Saturday, March 9 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Brought to patrons by the Helena High School band, this spring market fundraiser will feature boutique clothing, home decor items, jewelry and more. There will also be food vendors on site, ready to serve those in attendance. Admission is $2 per person. Follow Helena Spring Market on Facebook for updates.
Oak Mountain erupts for 18 runs in win over Vincent
VINCENT – After a tight 1-0 win over Mountain Brook two days earlier, the Oak Mountain Eagles turned up the offense on the road at county foe Vincent as they defeated the Yellow Jackets 18-1 on Thursday, Feb. 29. The Eagles got right to work with a leadoff home...
NASCAR Has Changed Rulebook Following Incident During Atlanta Race
NASCAR has rules and contingencies in place for nearly any situation one could imagine, but the series needed to update its rulebook after an unprecedented situation took place last weekend in Atlanta. During last weekend's Truck Series race, the roof of Bailey Currey's No. 41 truck flew off. In ...
Samaniego receives honor from peers across state
Shelby County Sheriff John Samaniego was recently named the Alabama Sheriff of the Year. This award is voted on by 67 sheriffs representing every county across the state. The award was presented during the Alabama Sheriffs Association 2024 Winter Technology Conference, held in Opelika in January. To win this award, Samaniego was nominated by his peers as someone who exemplified outstanding service and heart beyond the scope of his office and displayed leadership, dedication and service to assist other sheriffs throughout the year.
26-year-old dies in crash involving overturned truck on side of I-20
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. — A woman is dead from a crash on the side of the interstate in St. Clair County Sunday morning. It happened at 4:25 a.m. when Tamiyah L. R. Campbell, 26, was sitting in the passenger side of a 2014 Lincoln MKS on the side of Interstate 20 near Pell City.
Oak Mountain dominates Chelsea in battle of top-three teams
The Oak Mountain Eagles got back to what they’ve done best this season in their matchup with the Chelsea Hornets: win and rack up goals while doing so. The post Oak Mountain dominates Chelsea in battle of top-three teams appeared first on Shelby County Reporter.