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Father arrested after child found wandering road

EMS responders found the child, but not a parent.

Uptick in suicides puts spotlight on prevention

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - "We know from research. From decades of research into suicide prevention that 9 out of 10 lives can be saved...

TVA implodes Widows Creek plant in Stevenson

STEVENSON, Alabama (WDEF) - TVA is moving on from their coal fired plant history. On Friday, they brought down the closed Widows Creek Fossil Plant...

DeKalb County, Alabama reeling from rash of suicides

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The DeKalb County Sheriff is warning the community about a rash of suicides that have hit the northeast Alabama...

16 year old charged as an adult in meth case

MENTONE, Alabama (WDEF) - DeKalb County narcotics officers are charging a 16 year old as an adult in a meth case. On Wednesday, officers tried...

Man charged with stealing air conditioning units from a preschool

It happened around 3 AM a couple of weeks ago at the Busy Bee Preschool on Highway 75 on Sand Mountain.

Investigators arrest suspects in exploding gas tank case

The sheriff says public tips from sharing the video helped them make the case.

Gas Tank explodes during gas theft attempt on Sand Mountain

Watch the video of the theft that ends with a ball of fire.

World’s Longest Yardsale is underway

Yardsale runs Thursday through Sunday. See the route

Fort Payne Police shoot domestic violence suspect

Police say he tried to ram a squad car and then run over an officer.

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