Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:33:46 GMT
Passengers aboard a Megabus were stuck in Fort Deposit on Wednesday after the bus suffered a mechanical issue and the driver became ill. A spokesperson for Megabus told WSFA 12 News that the bus was headingMore >>
Passengers aboard a Megabus were stuck in Fort Deposit on Wednesday after the bus suffered a mechanical issue and the driver became ill.More >>
Family members of victims of a plane crash were flying to the small Taiwanese island on Thursday where the plane had unsuccessfully attempted to land in stormy weather, killing 48. There were 10 survivors, and authorities...More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:43:00 GMT
Autauga County authorities say a meth operation was busted and three people were arrested thanks to an anonymous tip. Billy Ray Kizziah, 21, of Deatsville, Joe Davis Henderson, 22, of Marbury, and KimberlyMore >>
Autauga County authorities say a meth operation was busted and three people were arrested thanks to an anonymous tip.More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:24:41 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.More >>
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.More >>
HOUSTON CO., AL (WSFA) -
Houston, Geneva, Dale and Covington County officials have updated the road closures following the storms on April 28-29.
Houston County Officials say no structural or property damage was reported as of Wednesday morning, but the roads may be under water and have possible damages. The Road and Bridge Department says it cannot repair the roads until the water has subsided, causing the roads to remain closed until further notice.
Officials in Geneva County have also issued road closures, and urged citizens to use caution on unpaved roads. A timber bridge on Kelly Road has been permanently closed until a replacement bridge is constructed. It could take up to 12 months.
Geneva County officials say FEMA may be in the county as early as next week.
Houston County list of road closures:
Ludlum Road between Highway 52 East and Glen Lawrence Road
Willie Varnum Road between Fletcher Smith Road and D. Hodge Road
Nobles Road between Cottonwood Highway and County Road 33 S
County Road 81 S between Billy Cherry Road and County Road 75 S
Zachary Road between County Road 33 and Murbo Road
Willie Railey Road between County Road 22 and Bill Yance Road
List of Geneva County Road closures:
Hornsby Rd from County Rd 19 to Lewis Rd (pipes)
Tillman Rd (pipes)
Eight Mile Rd
North Watford Rd (pipes)
Gordon Rd (pipes)
Bald Hill Rd between Katie Rd & Skeeter Creek Rd (pipes)