Gardendale

Gardendale man indicted in deadly baseball bat bludgeoning of girlfriend

A Jefferson County grand jury on Thursday issued the indictment against 41-year-old Jon Rodney Bowden. He is charged with intentional murder in the...

Man found weak, dehydrated but OK after lost in Jefferson County woods for 13 hours

"All involved here had tremendous determination which usually leads to a positive outcome,'' said Sheriff Mike Hale. "That's...

Federal judge: All parties in Gardendale case must read book on race by NFL tight end

Next week a federal judge will hold a hearing to decide whether Gardendale should have to pay $1.3 million to lawyers for black school children who...