• Car Chase Drug Bust

     

    QUAD CITIES POST – At approximately 3:43 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, a pursuit occurred involving Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division. The pursuit began on Alabama 24 near the 31 mile marker, in Franklin County, after an ALEA Trooper conducted a traffic stop on a Cadillac Escalade for speeding. The driver of the Cadillac fled during the traffic stop and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit ended on Alabama 24 near Alabama 157, in Lawrence County, with assistance from Moulton Police Department and Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department. The driver was taken into custody without incident.

    Upon search of the vehicle, $50,000 in U.S. Currency, 12.5 pounds of marijuana, 121 dosage units of Liquid THC, 3 handguns, and 1 rifle was seized by Special Agents with ALEA’s State Bureau of Investigations (SBI).

    The driver, John Borelli, 29, of Chesterfield, Mich. was arrested, transported to the Lawrence County Detention Center, and charged with Drug Trafficking, Felony Eluding, Possession of Firearm with Altered Serial Number, Receiving Stolen Property 2nd, Reckless Driving, and Speeding. The passengers, Darius Braden, 28, of Detroit, Mich. and Cor’tae Davidson, 20, of Rochester, Minn., were arrested, transported to the Lawrence County Detention Center, and charged with Drug Trafficking.

  • Register to Vote!

    Secretary of State Wes Allen Reminds Alabamians to Register to Vote Before the Primary Election

    Secretary of State Wes Allen wants to remind Alabama citizens that there is one week left to register to vote before the 2024 Primary Election.

    “As Secretary of State, I want to encourage all eligible Alabama citizens to register to vote and to exercise this constitutional right,” said Secretary Allen. “Voter participation in safe, secure, and transparent elections is critical to the success of our state.”

    Eligible Alabama citizens must register to vote by Monday, February 19, 2024 to vote in the March 5, 2024 Primary Election. Electronic voter registration may be completed by visiting https://www.sos.alabama.gov/alabama-votes/voter/register-to-vote.

    The deadline to turn in a physical voter registration form to your county Board of Registrars is Friday, February 16, 2024. The deadline to postmark a voter registration form is Saturday, February 17, 2024.

    To be eligible to vote in Alabama, one must be a citizen of the United States, reside in Alabama, and be 18 years old on or before election day. One must not be barred from voting due to a disqualifying felony conviction or have been judged “mentally incompetent” by a court of law.

    On election day, polls will be open 7 am to 7 pm. Voters are required to present a valid form of photo identification when voting at their polling place or by absentee ballot.

    For questions about registering to vote in Alabama, please call the Elections Division of the Secretary of State’s office at 334-242-7210 or your local county Board of Registrars.

    Wes Allen is Alabama’s 54th Secretary of State. The Secretary of State is Alabama’s Chief Elections Official. Additionally, Alabama law gives the Secretary of State more than 1,000 different duties. To learn more about the Secretary of State and his responsibilities and duties visit www.sos.alabama.gov.

  • Presidents Day Schedule

    The Haleyville Street and Sanitation Department will be closed Monday (February 19th) in observance of Presidents Day.
    Monday‘s route will be added to Tuesday (February 20th).
    Haleyville City Council will meet Tuesday, February 20, 5:30 at the Haleyville City Hall.
  • Haleyville Schools Virtual on Monday

    This is an important message from Haleyville City Schools. Although many roads are clear, we still have 5 bus routes that are not safe. We also have had a second water line bust at HHS today and cannot safely serve food out of our lunchroom at this time. HCS will be Virtual on January 22nd, 2024. We are working to get everything fixed and have an alternative food plan for Tuesday if needed. We know that this is not the news most parents wanted to hear, but student safety is our top priority. #OnAmission #HomeOfChampions