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Dekalb deputies stop van with illegal immigrants on I 59

Officers say they determined they were all illegal immigrants being smuggled from the southern border.
Fort Payne

Fort Payne man charged with sexual abuse of children

Charges involve 8 victims at this point.
50 th Anniversary Tour

Country group Alabama extends 50th anniversary tour

By KRISTIN M. HALL Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Country band Alabama is extending its 50th anniversary tour this year with 29 more shows, including...
Ft. Payne

Ft. Payne police arrest man with a claw hammer for home invasion

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - Fort Payne police have charged a man in a frightening home invasion case. On Sunday evening, a Grand Avenue residents...

Officials say person with measles made stops in Fort Payne, Lookout Valley, businesses react

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - It's the gas station at 200 Browns Ferry Road that Tennessee Department of Health officials said Wednesday that an East...

Measles case also stopped at Ft. Payne Chik-fil-A

The window of infection begins at 5:54 on April 11th for about two hours.

Georgia man drowns today swimming at Desoto Falls

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - A 23 year old Georgia man drowned Thursday morning in the Little River Canyon on Lookout Mountain. He was swimming...
DeKalb County

14 year old charged with stealing vehicles for joyrides

Police recovered all of the vehicles.

Body found in Fort Payne

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - Fort Payne police are trying to determine if a body found on Thursday is a homicide. Police got a call...
DeKalb County

SUV gets stuck on tracks and is hit by train

No one was hurt in early morning collision in Fort Payne

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