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News in Blount County, Alabama

Man convicted of attacking woman in the Smokies to serve 27 years in prison
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:40:42 -0700

An Alabama man charged with attacking a woman in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was sentenced Thursday to 27 years in prison.

Mother of Blount County shooting victim speaks out
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 05:49:59 -0700

The mother of man shot and killed in Blount COunty last month is speaking out. Last month, Martha Mohammad's 34-year-old son, Ayatollah Muhammad, was shot and killed at a home in Locust Fork. Investigators

Strong winds cause damage in northeast Ala.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:22:10 -0700

Several communities in northeast Alabama are cleaning up from storm damage on Thursday night.

Woman arrested in Blount County for sexual exploitation of an infant
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:06:05 -0700

Naomi Jean Justice, 21 of Seymour, was arrested Wednesday at a home in Rockford without incident. She is charged the production and distribution of child pornography.

80 Red Cross volunteers ready to help at UT opening game
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:10:42 -0700

There's a Rocky Top tradition that may surprise you. For 55 years and counting, the American Red Cross has had volunteers standing by in Neyland Stadium just in case there's an emergency.

2 killed in Alabama highway crash
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:52:34 -0700

PINSON, Ala. (AP) — Jefferson County sheriff's officials say two people died in a crash on Alabama Highway 79 near Pinson. Sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says two Dodge pickup trucks crashed head on Wednesday night.

Alabama family catches largest alligator in state history
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:55:12 -0700

A family in Alabama spent 10 hours on Saturday trying to catch the 15 foot alligator.

4 hurt, 1 seriously at Blount County home construction site
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:32:36 -0700

Four men were hurt, one seriously, at a home construction site Thursday afternoon in Blount County.

Newport man sentenced in deadly 2012 wrong way crash
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:47:58 -0700

The driver in a deadly 2012 wrong way crash on Interstate 40 will serve one year in the Cocke County Jail and seven years on supervised probation.

Roane County man injured, charged with DUI after truck hit by train
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:06:39 -0700

A Roane County man was injured and charged with DUI after his pickup truck was hit by a train after getting stuck on the tracks Thursday morning.