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Jackson County authorities are searching for a man accused of robbing the MAPCO store in Stevenson, on Highway 72, early Sunday morning.

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A Flat Rock man, who evaded county authorities since July, was apprehended Sunday.

Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen, of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, said Kenneth Joe Bishop, 32 of Flat Rock, had numerous outstanding arrest warrants stemming from a July 17 vehicle pursuit where Bishop allegedly assaulted a sheriff’s deputy in an effort to escape being arrested.

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A Jackson County Jail inmate was captured Thursday after escaping the facility early that morning.

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A Texas man was killed in a single-vehicle crash early Friday morning, according to Alabama State Troopers.

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Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen, of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, said on Friday morning that two local sex offenders are in jail after violating sex offender laws.

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After responding to a call Thursday afternoon, local authorities located at body in a ditch off County Road 8 in Woodville.

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A Section man is facing theft and burglary charges related to a break-in that occurred on McGee Street in Powell around two weeks ago.

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Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a donation of $6,549 from the Bikers Against Meth group and Scooters Sports Grill. This year's donation was almost three times the amount of last year before which raised $2,705 for the department.

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Jackson County Circuit Judge Jenifer Holt has set a trial date in the case of Brittany Smith, who is charged in the 2018 death of Joshua Todd Smith, 38 of Jasper, Tennessee. Brittany Smith has maintained she was raped and acted in self-defense when she shot and killed Todd Smith.

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As interim police chief, Latimer ready to take tag off