Russell County

High School Basketball: Area and Region Tournament Games

Opelika girls wins the Class 6A Area 6 Championship over Russell County 66-47. Central beat Smiths Station in the Class 7A Area Semifinal¬† 55-46. Spencer Boys advance to the Class 2A Region 5 Championship…

Wife Sentenced For Murder of Daniel Brown

  This was the real life horror story of Daniel Lee Brown. The 44 year old Fort Mitchell man served for 26 years with the National Guard deploying three times including a tour…

Suspect Indicted Twice For Sex Charges Free on Bond

A Russell County suspect indicted twice by a Grand Jury for sexual offenses involving a child remains free on bond. Law enforcement officials tell First News these allegations of child sex abuse are…