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WREG-TV Memphis
Carjackings up so far this year, victim urges others to stay alertgot to be alert,” he said. “The biggest mistake people are making is not being
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 hours ago
got to be alert,” he said. “The biggest mistake people are making is not being aware of their surroundings.” Meanwhile, Shelby County Lt. Kenneth Roberson says carjackers are alert, waiting for that right opportunity. “I was looking over some... Read more
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FOX News
VA moves to fire employee arrested for pulling gun on pedestrianthe employee is Linda Turner, an accounting technician at the Memphis VA Medica
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
the employee is Linda Turner, an accounting technician at the Memphis VA Medical Center. Turner has been charged in Shelby County with both aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and criminal impersonation of a police officer. “This... Read more
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FOX News
VA moves to fire employee arrested for pulling gun on pedestrianthe employee is Linda Turner, an accounting technician at the Memphis VA Medica
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
the employee is Linda Turner, an accounting technician at the Memphis VA Medical Center. Turner has been charged in Shelby County with both aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and criminal impersonation of a police officer. “This... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Man arrested for bringing daughter to drug deal receives additional chargeof drug paraphernalia recently received an additional charge of promoting priso
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
of drug paraphernalia recently received an additional charge of promoting prison contraband while being held at the Shelby County Jail. Ryan William Leacock, 27, who lists an address on Michigan Avenue in Milton, Florida, received the... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Maylene man indicted on domestic violence chargesMaylene man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he was recently indicted o
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
Maylene man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he was recently indicted on two domestic violence charges. A Shelby County grand jury during its August session returned a two-count indictment against William George McGee, who lists an... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Maylene man indicted on domestic violence chargesMaylene man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he was recently indicted o
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
Maylene man is facing up to 20 years in prison after he was recently indicted on two domestic violence charges. A Shelby County grand jury during its August session returned a two-count indictment against William George McGee, who lists an... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Four Helena students receive Character in Action AwardsBy GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer Four Helena students were honored on Wednesday
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer Four Helena students were honored on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at the Shelby County Drug Free Coalition meeting for their outstanding character, leadership qualities and for being positive role models in their... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Frontier Airlines adding Memphis-Orlando service Nov. 2International Airport) are excited to add another option to one of our most pop
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 hours ago
International Airport) are excited to add another option to one of our most popular destinations in Orlando," Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority board chairman Pace Cooper said. "We are equally thrilled that Frontier continues to expand... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mexico City earthquake leads leaders to take look at how Memphis buildings would hold upheavy timber buildings and also and unreinforced masonry, and they would be sus
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 22 hours ago
heavy timber buildings and also and unreinforced masonry, and they would be suspect for collapse," said Allen Medlock of Shelby County Construction Code Enforcement. He says if an earthquake where to hit Memphis, like the recent one in Mexico... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
McQueen & Her TVAASwill totally operate all seven after dismissing every teacher. This pirate is
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 hours ago
will totally operate all seven after dismissing every teacher. This pirate is not a nice woman. Right now she’s demanding Shelby County (Memphis) and the Metro Nashville school boards to provide the state with student contact information and both... Read more
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Roll Call
Podcast: What’s Moore Strange Than Alabama’s Senate Race?Judge Roy Moore campaign worker Maggie Ford collects campaign signs after the U
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Judge Roy Moore campaign worker Maggie Ford collects campaign signs after the U.S. Senate candidate forum held by the Shelby County Republican Party in Pelham, Ala., on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. Moore is running in the special election to fill the seat... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
EDGE Board signs off on Overton Square Hotel incentivesMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Shelby County EDGE board signed off on tax incentives for
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Shelby County EDGE board signed off on tax incentives for a boutique hotel in Overton Square. The Economic Development Growth Engine signed off on $6.1 million in tax breaks for the project at Cooper Street and Trimble... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Mice infestation at local public housing apartmentsimmediate action. We also reached out to the local property manager, Beverly H
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
immediate action. We also reached out to the local property manager, Beverly Hipkins, but she has not called us back. Shelby County health department said the department does not have authority to regulate or investigate any complaints unless... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Bolton High students feeding needy families with school gardenSHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — From farm to table: Bolton High students are maintaining
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — From farm to table: Bolton High students are maintaining their own garden and harvesting fruits and vegetables to feed the needy. More and more students are volunteering to maintain their school's garden. "A lot of people... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Shelby County football Week 5 predictionsin their last three games. Calera will have to have its best game of the season
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
in their last three games. Calera will have to have its best game of the season to pick up a win. Calera 14 Demopolis 28 Shelby County at Wenonah Shelby County rebounded in a big way this past Friday. When it looked like the Wildcats were going... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Thompson at Oak Mountain named Game of the Weekin their last three games. Calera will have to have its best game of the season
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
in their last three games. Calera will have to have its best game of the season to pick up a win. Calera 14 Demopolis 28 Shelby County at Wenonah Shelby County rebounded in a big way this past Friday. When it looked like the Wildcats were going... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Frontier Airlines announces nonstop Memphis-Orlando serviceone of our most popular destinations in Orlando,” said Pace Cooper, Chairman of
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
one of our most popular destinations in Orlando,” said Pace Cooper, Chairman of the Board of Commissioners for the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority. “We are equally thrilled that Frontier continues to expand its options to and from... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Local cities promote Family WeekMany cities across Shelby County are participating in Family Day and Family Wee
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
Many cities across Shelby County are participating in Family Day and Family Week after a proclamation was made my Gov. Kay Ivey on Aug. 10. According to the proclamation, Monday, Sept. 15 has been designated as Family Day and the week of Sept. 24-30... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Land transactions for the week of Sept. 20, 2017The following deeds were transferred in Shelby County from Sept. 5-8: -James S
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
The following deeds were transferred in Shelby County from Sept. 5-8: -James Shepard to Linda Tinnell for $182,000 for lot 81 of Narrows point -Dal Properties LLC to Wendy Rice for $352,190 for lot 2153 of Kirkwall at ballantrae -Patti Acton to... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Police reports for the week of Sept. 20, 2017damage from 100 block Canyon Pl (highway/road) -Wanted person from 2000 block
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
damage from 100 block Canyon Pl (highway/road) -Wanted person from 2000 block Valleydale Rd (jail) -Wanted person from Shelby County Jail (jail) -Wanted person from 2200 block Pelham Pkwy at Golds Gym (parking lot) -Wanted person from 600... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Marriages for the week of Sept. 20, 2017The following marriages licenses were issued in Shelby County from Aug 24 to Se
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
The following marriages licenses were issued in Shelby County from Aug 24 to Sept 11. -Marty McGee of Verbena to Donna Hill of Verbena -Ryan Lambert of Birmingham to Alexis Cole of Birmingham -Kasey Whilding of Helena to Alexandra Mays of... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Restaurant scores for the week of Sept. 20, 2017The following health ratings were given in Shelby County from Aug 14 to Sept 1
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
The following health ratings were given in Shelby County from Aug 14 to Sept 1 Food Service Establishment -Mi Pueblo Supermarket Bakery; 3060 Pelham Pkwy Ste 100; 8/28/17; 79 -Hacienda Mexican Grill; 4500 Valleydale Rd Ste 1400; 8/16/17;... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Marriages for the week of Sept. 20, 2017The following marriages licenses were issued in Shelby County from Aug 24 to Se
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
The following marriages licenses were issued in Shelby County from Aug 24 to Sept 11. -Joshua Richardson of Alabaster to Jasmine Browder of Alabaster -Cheryl Elmore of Alabaster to Roger Sturdivant Jr of Fultondale -Kristen Roberts of Gardendale... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Mother gets prison time after meth residue found on child’s lunch moneyCharles Court, pleaded guilty to one felony count of chemical endangerment of a
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
Charles Court, pleaded guilty to one felony count of chemical endangerment of a child during a Sept. 20 hearing in front of Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Crowson. Crowson originally sentenced Isaacs to 15 years in prison, but split the... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Mother gets prison time after meth residue found on child’s lunch moneyCharles Court, pleaded guilty to one felony count of chemical endangerment of a
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
Charles Court, pleaded guilty to one felony count of chemical endangerment of a child during a Sept. 20 hearing in front of Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Crowson. Crowson originally sentenced Isaacs to 15 years in prison, but split the... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Dinner will honor Alabaster’s firefightersfounder John Ellison. “We love our police and firefighters, and we appreciate a
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
founder John Ellison. “We love our police and firefighters, and we appreciate all of their efforts.” Along with Ellison, Shelby County Circuit Clerk Mary Harris and Dena Bedsole, who worked to organize the previous police appreciation dinners,... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Dinner will honor Alabaster’s firefightersfounder John Ellison. “We love our police and firefighters, and we appreciate a
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
founder John Ellison. “We love our police and firefighters, and we appreciate all of their efforts.” Along with Ellison, Shelby County Circuit Clerk Mary Harris and Dena Bedsole, who worked to organize the previous police appreciation dinners,... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Warriors, Jags, Lions all remain rankedBy ALEC ETHEREDGE | Sports Editor After an exciting week of high school footba
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted yesterday
By ALEC ETHEREDGE | Sports Editor After an exciting week of high school football in Shelby County that featured three matchups of top 10 teams, a change has been made in the latest Alabama Sports Writers Association rankings released on Tuesday,... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Warriors, Jags, Lions all remain rankedBy ALEC ETHEREDGE | Sports Editor After an exciting week of high school footba
Alabaster Reporter / Posted yesterday
By ALEC ETHEREDGE | Sports Editor After an exciting week of high school football in Shelby County that featured three matchups of top 10 teams, a change has been made in the latest Alabama Sports Writers Association rankings released on Tuesday,... Read more
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11 News Houston
Tennessee to reinstate work requirements for able-bodied food stamp recipientsSteve Cohen in a statement noted that Memphis has the highest poverty rate of m
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
Steve Cohen in a statement noted that Memphis has the highest poverty rate of metro areas with at least 1 million people. Shelby County is among the counties that will reinstate work requirements for food stamp recipients. "Memphians shouldn’t be... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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ajc.com
Mother speaks out after her children are barred from school after principal denies their residencythey were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
they were barred from attending by Principal Jamie Stallsmith Sept. 8. Over a week later, Smith is facing a subpoena from Shelby County sheriff for truancy. Smith said she has tried to prove to Shelby County Schools that she does live in the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Authorities investigating 18-old’s death in ShelbyvilleSHELBY COUNTY, Ind. – A death investigation is underway in Shelbyville. Shelby
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. – A death investigation is underway in Shelbyville. Shelby County sheriff’s deputies located 18-year-old Dalton Demartino unresponsive in the 800 block of Mausoleum Rd. on Saturday. The sheriff’s department says the Shelbyville... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Bartlett police arrest man after finding quite the stash in his houseincluding motor vehicle burglary, theft and vandalism. Bartlett Police said th
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
including motor vehicle burglary, theft and vandalism. Bartlett Police said this guy had been breaking into cars across Shelby County for weeks and just connected him to three more cases in Memphis. WREG got a copy of the police report that... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Memphis considering suing pharmaceutical companies over opioid epidemicbe hard to prove in the courtroom, leaving city officials to weigh their option
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
be hard to prove in the courtroom, leaving city officials to weigh their options. They also said they’d consider joining Shelby County in a joint lawsuit. “That’s our best foot forward to go together. We’d have to consult some city attorneys as... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
8th graders join high school peers at Leadership SummitFROM STAFF REPORTS Eighth grade students from middle schools across Shelby Cou
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
FROM STAFF REPORTS Eighth grade students from middle schools across Shelby County joined their high school peers to learn more about leadership at the fifth annual Student Leadership Summit on Thursday, Sept. 14. This was the first year for eighth... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton, Shelby and Davidson Counties receive lowest TVAAS scorea five and showed improvement "significantly above expectation," Hamilton Count
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
a five and showed improvement "significantly above expectation," Hamilton County Schools received a one in every category. Shelby County and Davidson Counties also both received a one overall. Shelby received a one in every category while Davidson... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Vandals target Sunset Park in ShelbyvilleSHELBY COUNTY, Ind. -- Shelbyville's Sunset Park was hit hard by vandalism Sund
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. -- Shelbyville's Sunset Park was hit hard by vandalism Sunday night, and officials are asking for the public's help in finding who did it. Shelbyville Parks & Recreation said the playground equipment, shelter house, brick walls,... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Southern Living Inspired Home to open in Mt Laurelmakes it a perfect fit for Mt Laurel.” The Southern Living Inspired Home will
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
makes it a perfect fit for Mt Laurel.” The Southern Living Inspired Home will directly benefit Mt Laurel and the greater Shelby county community. The Town of Mt Laurel has chosen to partner with the Friends of the Mt Laurel Library to host tours... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Mt Laurel Fall Festival returns Oct. 14Residents can show off their furry friend’s favorite costume and enter to win.
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Residents can show off their furry friend’s favorite costume and enter to win. Proceeds from the contest benefit the Shelby County Humane Society. The festival now extends to Mt Laurel’s Olmsted Park & Playground to allow for an expanded... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Jazz in the park quickly approachingunanimously to sponsor the Jazz in the Park event by providing $1,500 for the e
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
unanimously to sponsor the Jazz in the Park event by providing $1,500 for the event. The Alabaster Arts Council and the Shelby County Arts Council are providing $1,750 apiece in funding, bringing the total cost of the event to $5,000. “We are... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Jazz in the park quickly approachingunanimously to sponsor the Jazz in the Park event by providing $1,500 for the e
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
unanimously to sponsor the Jazz in the Park event by providing $1,500 for the event. The Alabaster Arts Council and the Shelby County Arts Council are providing $1,750 apiece in funding, bringing the total cost of the event to $5,000. “We are... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Man gets 5 years in prison for child sex abusepleaded guilty to one count of attempted sexual abuse of a child younger than 1
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
pleaded guilty to one count of attempted sexual abuse of a child younger than 12 during a late-August hearing in front of Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Bill Bostick. Through a plea agreement with prosecutors, Risko’s original charge of sexual... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Man gets 5 years in prison for child sex abusepleaded guilty to one count of attempted sexual abuse of a child younger than 1
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
pleaded guilty to one count of attempted sexual abuse of a child younger than 12 during a late-August hearing in front of Shelby County Circuit Court Judge Bill Bostick. Through a plea agreement with prosecutors, Risko’s original charge of sexual... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Three boys’ teams finish in top 10 at SP XC eventwith a time of 17:31.96. As a team, Pelham finished in 17th thanks to Keller be
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
with a time of 17:31.96. As a team, Pelham finished in 17th thanks to Keller being their only top 100 finisher. Calera and Shelby County both had runners competing as well and finished 27th and 29th, respectively, in the team standings. The Eagles... Read more
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