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Fort Payne PD Issues traffic directions for tomorrow’s Fireworks

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The Fort Payne Police Department released the following directives for traffic in the

Fort Payne Fire Department conducts Rope Rescue training at Little River Canyon

PHOTO: Firefighters with the Fort Payne Fire Department, conducting rope rescue training at Little River Canyon National Preserve. (Tyler Pruett |

Body found in Grove Oak, remains yet to be identified

By Staff Reports GROVE OAK, Ala. — According to DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris, “On June 27th DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received

MADE IN ALABAMA: Firearms manufacturing jobs headed to Alabama!

PHOTO: Steyr Arms, the Austrian Company who produces the famed Steyr ‘AUG’ rifle, has announced a $2.9 million manufacturing expansion in

VIDEO: DeKalb Co. Commission recognizes Fort Payne High School CERT

PHOTO: Pam Wilson, Fort Payne Health Sciences teacher, with the DeKalb County Commission, and Hannah and Curtis Tucker, who won the

Rainsville Police Department to host ‘Coffee With a Cop’

PHOTO: The Rainsville Police Department will be a hosting ‘Coffee With a Cop‘ monthly at Kelly’s Kitchen. Participants will be able

Sweet Home Alabama in New York City

PHOTO: DeKalb County Tourism Executive Director John Dersham with his granddaughter Tristan (16) at the Alabama Department of Travel and Tourism’s

Judging underway for Fort Payne’s Flag design contest!

PHOTO: The designs are in for the Fort Payne Flag contest, and the winner will be announced this Friday at the

Law enforcement looking for Airboat stolen from Lake Guntersville

PHOTO: A red, 2000 model Kennedy Airboat (different model pictured) was stolen from a marina in Guntersville. (File Photo) By Staff

Fort Payne Police Report for Friday, June 23 – Sunday, June 25

By Staff Reports FORT PAYNE, Ala. — The following are reported incidents, arrests, and accidents from the Fort Payne Police Department for Friday, June