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Rainsville man charged with child pornography

RAINSVILLE, Alabama (WDEF) - Authorities in northeast Alabama got a tip about child pornography being downloaded in DeKalb County. The Sheriff reports that a task...

Alabama announces $1 million grant for Fort Payne High

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (WDEF) - Alabama Governor Kay Ivey announces a million dollar grant for vocational training in Fort Payne. The money will go toward a...

Alabama to end participation in federal unemployment programs

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) - Alabama Governor Kay Ivey wants her residents to return to work. She announced Monday that the state would end their participation...

Suspect charged with impersonating a Federal Agent

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The Fort Payne Police have charged a suspect with impersonating law enforcement after an harassment complaint. The victim said he...

Tenth Anniversary of the 2011 tornado outbreak

It was 10 years ago on this day when a deadly tornado outbreak rocked the Chattanooga region to its core, in what was among...

DeKalb County AL investigating fatal shooting of teenager

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting from the weekend in northeast Alabama. It happened on County...

Neighbors and a tracking device end with suspect arrest

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - A tracking device and citizen tips led to the arrest of a suspected vehicle theft on Sand Mountain. The vehicle...

Water Company employee charged with defrauding customers

Employee of DeKalb Jackson Water District in Ider was arrested on Monday.

Church van suspect charged for drugs in next county

TRENTON, Georgia (WDEF) - On Friday, we told you how DeKalb County investigators had put out a photo of a suspect wanted for cutting...

Catalytic converter cut off a church van near Fort Payne

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The Dekalb County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect they say stole a catalytic converter off a church...

Shooting suspect crashes in escape attempt

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - DeKalb County Sheriff's officers have charged a suspect in a shooting Friday on Sand Mountain. It happened at a home...

Alabama drug raid follows Snapchat video taunt

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - A Snapchat video led narcotics officers to a home on Sand Mountain. DeKalb County investigators got a tip about the...

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