hale county

Oak Village residents brace for more rain, wind

A week after Hale County's Oak Village suffered through severe storms, evidence of progress abounds. "Cleanup is going remarkably well," said Hale County Emergency Management Agency Director Russell…

Thursday storm damages homes in Hale County

Several families in the Hale County area are facing major damage to their homes or property after heavy storms blew through the county and much of the state Thursday morning. Donnie…

Oak Village devastated by storms. Again

They say lightning never strikes the same place twice, but tornadoes are a different story. In Hale County's Oak Village, residents are no strangers to storms. In fact, the area…

Water trickles back on in Hale County

By: WVUA 23 News Reporter Asher Redd Water trickled back through the faucets of Sawyerville residents after an outage left many without it since before Christmas Day.…

Six storm shelters coming to Hale County

Six storm shelters could soon be built in Hale County. U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell recently announced that she secured $42,820,760 for 15 community projects in Alabama’s 7th Congressional District in a 2023  government…

Farmers impacted by water outage in Hale County

The water outage in Hale County is not only impacting residents but farmers as well. Mary Caruthers owns and operates a small cattle farm in Hale County.  She has horses and cattle on her farm. For her, this water outage…

Half of Hale County could be without water

WVUA 23 has confirmed that parts of Hale County are without potable water leaving many Hale County residents to go without drinking water, flushing toilets, and bathing.  After getting calls from several residents WVUA 23 spoke with Hale County Commissioner…

Hale County hosts 15th annual disaster drill

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Giselle Hood GREENSBORO - More than 500 Hale County residents gathered in Greensboro on Thursday, Sept. 8 as part of a severe weather preparedness drill.…

Here's who's on the ballot in the June runoff

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick Sample ballots for the primary runoff election on Tuesday, June 21 are available now on the Alabama Secretary of State's Office website. According to a press release, Secretary of State John Merrill certified…

Hamilton wins Hale County Sheriff primary race

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick In the Hale County Sheriff Primary Election, Michael Hamilton defeated Willie J. Bryant with 53.53% or 1,273 votes. Hamilton, the current City of Greensboro chief of police, will represent the Democratic ticket in…

Hale County prepares for March 30 storms

When it comes to storm paths, it seems like Hale County can't catch a break. In February, an EF2 tornado killed one person in Sawyerville and injured eight others. Just last week,…