walker county news

Water damage closes schools in Carbon Hill

Carbon Hill Elementary, Junior High and High school will be closed until Monday, Jan. 9. All three schools sustained severe damage and flooding due to frozen pipes that…

Cordova woman dies in Thursday evening wreck

A woman from Cordova has died in the wake of a single-vehicle crash that happened Thursday evening in Walker County. The wreck happened around 8 p.m. at Barney Loop, about 3 miles east of Cordova in Walker County. Marina Ioshpa,…

Man killed in Walker County fatal wreck early Wednesday

A two-vehicle crash in Walker County early Wednesday killed a 45-year-old man from Parrish. The crash happened on Alabama Route 269 near the 23-mile marker, about 8 miles south of Parrish. Chad M. Moon was fatally injured when the pickup…

1 person injured in Walker County fire

The Walker County Sheriff's Office says a gas fire in Cordova this morning sent flames more than 50 feet in the air and injured at least one person. The fire happened on Brick Plant Road, and first responders including…

Jasper Career Center to host job fair for Yorozu

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick JASPER – The Jasper Career Center will host walk-in interviews for Yorozu Automotive Alabama on Wednesday, May 11 and Wednesday, May 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. An automotive parts manufacturer, Yorozu's…