east alabama

1 dead following shooting involving police in east Alabama

OXFORD, Ala. (AP) - One person is dead following a shooting that involved police in eastern Alabama. News outlets report that police in Oxford say a chase began early Monday after someone stole a vehicle at gunpoint. A driver allegedly…

Ambulance to remain idle for now in east Alabama community

SMITHS STATION, Ala. (AP) - An eastern Alabama community's emergency ambulance service has been suspended, though backers hope to bring it back at some point. The Opelika-Auburn News reports that Smiths Station Fire and Rescue announced that they are being…