DeKalb

Coming soon: A school resource officer at each campus in the DeKalb County Schools system

RAINSVILLE, Ala. —  With two new hires, there will be a school resource officer at each campus in the DeKalb County Schools system. Superintendent...

DeKalb County Schools add 2 resource officers to protect schools

The Board of Education for the DeKalb County Schools System wants a School Resource Officer at each of their campuses. The board voted to make this...

Henagar Drive-In has new family management who say they’d like to “bring back a staple”

HENAGAR, Ala. — It’s been one year since a DeKalb County drive-in theatre made international news when the owners of the Henagar Drive-In Theatre...

Absences excused at Valley Head School due to high sickness rate

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Absences at Valley Head School in DeKalb County will be excused for the rest of the week due to a high rate of sickness,...

Three arrested after police chase in Boaz, Albertville

BOAZ, Ala. – Police say an attempt to stop a stolen vehicle Tuesday night led to a chase and eventually three people in custody. A Boaz police...

Recorded audio by a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office deputy causes stir

An audio recording between a DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office deputy and another man, who he says is the assistant chief deputy, is causing a stir. In...

DeKalb man charged with killing neighbor deemed mentally incompetent

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — A Crossville man charged with killing his neighbor has been ordered into a mental health facility because he is mentally...

DeKalb County family’s purebred husky stolen from their front yard

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — A DeKalb County family with four kids wants to know who stole their dog right out of their front yard. Things are usually...

Six arrested in DeKalb County theft investigation

Authorities arrested half a dozen people Friday at a home in Fort Payne on various theft and drug charges. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office said...

Heroin arrest made across from Fort Payne Middle School

FORT PAYNE, Ala. – A woman is in the DeKalb County Jail on drug charges after police said they found heroin in her apartment Thursday night. Fort...

Henager woman now faces charges in Alabama after multi-state car chase

FORT PAYNE, Ala. – A Henagar woman is facing more charges in DeKalb County. This is the case that involved a car chase that ended in Trenton, Georgia...

Dozens of animals rescued from home in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — Rainsville Police say at least 50 cats and dogs are being removed from a home on Fortner Street because of inadequate living...

Woman faces meth trafficking charge after DeKalb traffic stop

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — An Albertville woman faces meth charges after DeKalb County authorities said they found almost four ounces of the drug in her...

Man charged with capital murder for DeKalb County child’s death

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. — DeKalb County authorities say a man in custody in Georgia has been charged with killing a child. Noe Mateo, 24, was arrested...

The Longest Yard Sale is back in DeKalb County for the weekend

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. – Just about anything you want or could possibly need can be found at the Longest Yard Sale, happening this weekend. The sales...