Alabama News

Alabama News: Montgomery, Final Members of East Alabama Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced

Montgomery, Alabama – The final three members of a drug trafficking organization based in Lee County were sentenced in federal court last week, announced United States Attorney Louis V. Franklin, Sr., and Acting Assistant Special Agent in Charge Andy Langan with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Marquis Lanez Miller, Lester Stephen Young, and Worldly Dieago … Continue reading Alabama News: Montgomery, Final Members of East Alabama Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced

Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Chadwick J. Blake Receives 30 Month Sentence for Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that Chadwick J. Blake, a 31 year old resident of Selma, Alabama was sentenced to 30 months incarceration followed by three years of supervised release for possession of a Taurus 9mm pistol after being convicted of Assault Second Degree. On … Continue reading Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Chadwick J. Blake Receives 30 Month Sentence for Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Jermaine Butler Receives 37 Month Sentence for Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that Jermaine Butler, a 27 year old resident of Selma, Alabama was sentenced to 37 months incarceration followed by three years of supervised release for possession of a Zastava rifle after being convicted of Assault First Degree. On September 25, … Continue reading Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Jermaine Butler Receives 37 Month Sentence for Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Anthony Jerome Ellis Found Guilty of Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama – United States Attorney Richard W. Moore of the Southern District of Alabama announced that Anthony Jerome Ellis, a 33 year old resident of Selma, Alabama was found guilty of possession of a firearm after conviction of a felony. The trial was held on January 22 and 23, 2019. The evidence produced at trial … Continue reading Alabama News: Dallas County Man, Anthony Jerome Ellis Found Guilty of Possession of a Firearm After Felony Conviction

Alabama News: U.S. Attorney Recognizes the Service and Sacrifice of Law Enforcement

Alabama – Richard W. Moore, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama, takes time to stop, remember, and recognize all federal, state and local law enforcement officers and pay tribute to their service and sacrifice. Law enforcement has the difficult and dangerous task of making our communities safer, while placing their own lives … Continue reading Alabama News: U.S. Attorney Recognizes the Service and Sacrifice of Law Enforcement

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

MONTGOMERY, AL – Jan. 26, 2019 – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the State of Alabama has filed a motion to stay a January 14, 2019, Jefferson County Circuit Court judgment declaring the Alabama Memorial Preservation Act of 2017 to be unconstitutional. The motion to stay, filed Friday morning in Jefferson County Circuit Court, seeks to preserve … Continue reading Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

Alabama News: Governor Kay Ivey and Blue Origin Team Break Ground on New World-Class Engine Production Facility

HUNTSVILLE, AL – Jan. 26, 2019 – Alabama Governor Kay Ivey joined members of the Blue Origin team to celebrate the official groundbreaking for its world-class rocket engine production facility on Friday in Huntsville. The plant will be built on 46 acres at the corner of Explorer Boulevard and Pegasus Drive in Cummings Research Park.  … Continue reading Alabama News: Governor Kay Ivey and Blue Origin Team Break Ground on New World-Class Engine Production Facility

Alabama News: Alabama Forestry Commission Elects New Officers

MONTGOMERY, AL – Jan. 26, 2019 – New officers were elected at the January 17 meeting of the Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) at state forestry headquarters in Montgomery.  The board selected Katrenia Pruitt Kier of Huntsville as new Chair, and Robert N. Turner of Sulligent as Vice-Chair. Both Kier and Turner have served on the … Continue reading Alabama News: Alabama Forestry Commission Elects New Officers