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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…

Mule Day returns to Gordo this weekend

Mule Day and Chickenfest is back in downtown Gordo this weekend, offering family-friendly fun, shopping from local makers and plenty of Southern charm. The event is happening Friday from 4 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2…

Alabama Primary Election - Pickens County Roundup

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick Here's who Pickens County elected to represent them in the June 21 primary and the Nov. 8 general election. Incumbent Todd Hall and challenger Jordan Powell will head to a runoff for Pickens…

Ivey visits Pickens, Greene counties Tuesday

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey visited Pickens and Greene counties Tuesday, highlighting some of Alabama's best outdoor resources. Ivey started her day at Cooper Marine and Timberlands in Pickens County.…

Pickens County school chosen in Adopt-A-School program

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller Adopt-A-School has officially reached another county in West Alabama as Alabama One Credit Union is adopting a school in Pickens County. Alabama One and Pickens County College and Career Center is the first…

Pickens County first responder reacts to high fuel prices

PICKENS COUNTY - Sky high gas prices are fueling problems for people everywhere, including local first responders. "That is a problem you know," Pickens County Sheriff Todd Hall said. "We do hope they will recover. How quickly that will happen…

1 killed in two-vehicle Pickens County crash Monday

A man from Aliceville is dead in the wake of a two-vehicle crash Monday morning in Pickens County. The crash happened around 10:10 a.m. on Alabama Highway 17 near the 197-mile marker, about 2 miles south of Carrollton. Anthony L.…

Pickens County authorities seek suspect in Sunday double murder

Police in Reform are still searching for answers after two men were found shot to death at a home on Fifth Street Southwest Sunday evening.  Pickens County investigators identified the victims as 23-year-old Qualyin Smith of Columbus, Mississippi, and 27-year-old…