RABBITTOWN - The Ashridge Volunteer Fire Department has been dispatched Monday, June 4, at approximately 1:45 p.m. to a one-vehicle accident on Highway 195 North in the sharp curves just past the intersection with Highway 243. Please use caution in this area.
JASPER - A single-vehicle crash at 12:29 a.m. today, June. 4, has claimed the life of a Jasper man. Victor Marcel Del Fuoco, 26, was killed when the 2007 Ford Mustang he was driving exited the roadway on the right side, striking an embankment. Fuoco was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on I-22, 4.5 miles southeast of Cordova. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.
HALEYVILLE - The Haleyville Fire Department has been dispatched Thursday, May 31, to Ninth Avenue, where a tree has fallen across power lines, taking a power pole down.
BEAR CREEK - In a special-called meeting of the Bear Creek Council Wednesday, May 30, the retirement of town clerk Ava McCurley, was announced and accepted, effective July 1. After some discussion, the council approved naming Bear Creek Water Department Clerk Jamie Green as interim town clerk, effective July 1. Green will serve as clerk for both the water department and the town.
ADDISON - Addison police and fire departments are on the scene of a house fire on County Road 41 North Saturday evening, May 26. More details as they become available.
DOUBLE SPRINGS - Matthew Chambless, band director for Winston County High School and Double Springs Middle School, has announced his resignation, effective at the end of the current school year. Chambless has accepted an opportunity to become the next head band director at Simmons Middle School in Hoover, where he is from originally.