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According to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver, four Georgia Northwest Georgia residents were arrested shortly after midnight on Thursday, after attempting to elude law enforcement.
Barbara Ann Roberts was back in a Cherokee County, Alabama courtroom, this time as a plaintiff in a civil suit against a Rome Attorney.
A Cherokee County, Alabama teenager was fatally injured in a single-vehicle accident on County Road 45, during the early morning hours of Sunday.
A 68-year old Cherokee County man remains behind bars following his arrest on a charge of Sexual Abuse 1st Degree.
42-year old Matthew Lee Smith is accused of striking the Cherokee County, Alabama Sheriffs Deputy who was responding to a domestic altercation.
Tiffany Lynn Boozer struck a power pole near the intersection of Highways 9 and 68 causing a major power outage.
The first wreck occurred at around 2 p.m., the second was at around 4 p.m. Both on Highway 9 near Cedar Bluff.
Ed Mackey, the Mayor of Leesburg, Alabama was killed Thursday morning while operating a bulldozer on his property.
Norman Lee Blankenship of Centre, was arrested Thursday, at a Leesburg area restaurant.
69-year old William John Weaver of Cedar Bluff drowned over the weekend.
Teen was playing a water game with his friends near a pier.
Motorcycle wreck happened on Tuesday afternoon.
WEIS Radio in Cherokee County, Alabama reports the body of a Cedar Bluff man was pulled from the lake Tuesday morning.
Cherokee County District Court Judge Wes Mobley has denied a motion to have murder suspect Terry McKinney's $1 million bond reduced.
According to, Randy Rutledge of Rome and Rhonda Morgan Gilreath were in the water for two hours before being rescued after a storm hits during the Dauphin Island Boat Regatta.