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Man arrested after armed stand-off

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports JEFFERSON COUNTY --At about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, deputies responded to a report of a man with a gun stranding in the front yard of a residence. They arrived to find 37-year-old Darius Tremayne Marshall with a pistol in his hand. When deputies tried to talk to Marshall, he ran to the front porch of the home and produced a shotgun. He pointed the shotgun at deputies ...

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Gerber recalls baby food products in Alabama

MONTGOMERY --Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries Consumer Food Safety Inspectors are conducting recall effectiveness checks on specific Gerber Organic pouch products. Gerber Products Company is voluntarily recalling these specific pouch products after identifying a packaging defect that may result in spoilage during transport and handling. Because of their commitment to high quality, Gerber is ...

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Shooting outside Homewood restaurant leaves one dead

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports HOMEWOOD --A shooting on Saturday night outside of a Homewood restaurant left one man dead and police have not yet confirmed an arrest. The shooting occurred in front of La Sabrosita on West Valley Avenue sometime before 11 pm., according to Carol Robinson of The Birmingham News. Homewood police Sgt. Keith Peterson told Robinson that the victim was killed just outsi ...

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Expect lane closures in Pinson beginning Monday

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports PINSON --Emergency vehicles and motorists are being asked by the Alabama Department of Transportation to find alternate routes as lane closures and delays loom on Monday in the Palmerdale area of Pinson. Weather permitting, the Alabama Department of Transportation announces a lane closure on Highway 75 from milepost 10.3 to milepost 11.7 as follows: Monday, March 28 ...

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Jefferson Memorial sunrise service is an Easter tradition

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE --Easter Day comes with many traditions. A family dinner with an Easter ham, a visit from the Easter bunny followed by an Easter egg hunt are all part of the day for many families. But for Christians, the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ following His crucifixion three days earlier is the central, overriding focus of the day. [caption id="a ...

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State auditor reports ethics violations against Bentley

From The Trussville tribune staff reports MONTGOMERY --In a news release Friday, state auditor Jim Zeilger said he is filing a report with the Alabama Ethics Commission regarding Governor Robert Bentley's use of state resources to further an alleged affair with his staff member Rebekah Caldwell Mason. Zeilger is also requesting an investigation and disclosure as to Mason's source of income and the possibili ...

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Chamber announces Trussville City Fest lineup for 2016

From Staff Reports TRUSSVILLE - The 36th Annual Trussville City Fest will be held on Saturday, May 7.  This year’s festival, a one-day event, will run from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and will be capped off by fireworks.  The festival is produced by the Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce, and its presenting sponsor is Schaeffer Eye Center. [caption id="attachment_29779" align="alignleft" width="300"] Headlining t ...

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Child shot accidentally while mother was in store

From Staff Reports JEFFERSON COUNTY -- Around 9:30 p.m. Thursday night, a 4-year-old child was shot at the Village Market in 7700 block of 2nd ave south. [caption id="attachment_29776" align="alignleft" width="300"] Police investigate shooting of a 4-year-old at Village Market in Birmingham (Photo via BPD)[/caption] According to a report from Birmingham Police Sgt. Bryan Shelton, the shooting was accidental ...

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Jefferson County Board of Education seeks to fill vacancy

From Staff Reports JEFFERSON COUNTY - Following the untimely death of Jefferson County Board of Education member Dean Taylor, who passed away last Saturday, March 19, in a one vehicle accident, the board has begun the process to fill the vacancy. The board has 30 days to fill the vacancy, and the term appointment will end in November os 2020. Letters of interest and resumes are now being accept, with a cuto ...

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Suspended student with a machete causes campus lockdown

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports JEFFERSON COUNTY --At about 3 p.m. Thursday,  a student at McAdory High School informed a teacher that they had seen a fellow student in a stairwell carrying a machete. The teacher told the administration and the school resource deputy assigned to the school. McAdory High School and Middle School were placed on lockdown as a precaution while deputies arrived and sea ...

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