Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen, of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, said on Friday that the seven members who were placed on self-quarantine, were cleared to return to work.
Seven Jackson County Sheriff’s Office staff members are self-quarantined after coming in contact with a murder suspect who told them he was exposed to COVID-19.
Cindy Renee Miller, who plead guilty to murder in the death of April Gwathney Lemieux, 31 of Scottsboro in 2004, is up for parole March 3, according to Terry Abbott, director of communications of the Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles.
The Scottsboro City Council approved a resolution at its meeting Monday evening to surplus city property for commercial development. The property is 1.85 acres just off the service road off of Veterans Drive.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is losing a “very good and seasoned” deputy, and Sheriff Chuck Phillips is hearing that four or five others are interviewing for jobs.
A Scottsboro man has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography.
Alabama State Troopers say they have recovered the vehicle that went missing in South Sauty Creek in Buck’s Pocket State Park earlier this month.
Circuit Judge Jenifer Holt denied Brittany Smith’s motions to dismiss her murder case and immunity from criminal prosecution in a 19-page court order Monday.