Shelby

Zika, West Nile virus detected in Alabama

Alabama health officials are investigating multiple reports of Zika and the West Nile virus in the area, the state’s health agency said in a Monday...

Shelby County deputy wrangles alligator, returns to pond

The sheriff's office posted about the alligator encounter on its Facebook and Twitter pages yesterday. Law enforcement often respond to strange...

26 grams of fentanyl seized, 3 men jailed in Shelby Co. drug operation

The undercover operation took place Aug. 7. Lawmen seized 26 grams of fentanyl and arrested three men on drug trafficking charges during an...

People Are Relating to This Man’s Viral Back-to-School Photo

As August marches forward, the end of summer is upon us in just a few short weeks. That means that for students, back-to-school season is right...

What is Alabama's favorite sauce from Chick-Fil-A?

I know you guys never asked me this. But I really wanted to find out... What is Alabama's favorite sauce from Chick-Fil-A? Well, according to...

Cahaba Beach Road project could impact Birmingham's drinking water, critics say

Proposed road would cut through undeveloped land meant to protect a major Birmingham Water Works intake. A proposed road project to expand Cahaba...

Which Senator has a higher approval rating? Richard Shelby or Doug Jones?

Just under 50 percent of voters approve of the job Alabama Republican Senator Richard Shelby is doing, a figure slightly higher than that of his...

Kids aren’t the only ones heading back to school

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. – You’ve seen the picture dozens of times by now: A child standing on the front doorstep, backpack strapped on, and a smile on...

Whooping cough outbreak in Jefferson, Shelby counties in Alabama

The Alabama Department of Public Health has identified an outbreak of whooping cough in Shelby and Jefferson counties. Health officials said Friday...

Sen. Shelby applauds $13.5 million for Alabama airport improvements; including Dothan

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today reported that 23 local airports throughout Alabama will benefit from more than $13.5 million in Federal...

Judge dismisses former Madison County Sheriff’s Office employee’s discrimination lawsuit

A federal judge has tossed out a former Madison County Sheriff’s Office deputy’s discrimination lawsuit because she failed to get a new lawyer or...

Convicted child molester jailed on new sex abuse charges

Timothy Guy Laggy, a 47-year-old Ashville man, was booked into the Shelby County Jail on Monday, according to jail records. Court records made public...

Sen. Richard Shelby: 'We all fear a government shutdown'

Shelby's comments come after Trump has threatened for three straight days to shut down the government in an effort to secure funding for a...

Sen. Shelby: We should try to avoid a government shutdown

On 'Your World,' Republican senator from Alabama discusses Trump's threat to shut down the government over border security.

Airports to receive $25 million in grants for improvements

Local airports in Alabama will see improvements to their infrastructure through more than $25 million in grants from the Federal Aviation...